Marketing, PR & Advertising

Trends, themes and special events


Marketing firm acquires ad agency

November 17, 2017
After 18 months of planning, a local marketing firm has acquired an advertising agency. Read More

Tech company appoints president

November 17, 2017
A local tech company has named its new president. Read More

Griffins tickets in demand despite smaller crowds

Hockey team sees increase in full- and partial-season plans, expects bigger attendance once football season ends.

November 10, 2017
Although the crowd size doesn’t quite reflect it, tickets for the Grand Rapids Griffins are in high demand. Read More

College launches $80M fundraising campaign

November 10, 2017
A college in the region is launching its first comprehensive capital campaign. Read More

Nonprofit names winners of Neighborhood Business Awards

November 6, 2017
A Grand Rapids business association has honored a number of companies for their work in renewing business districts in the city. Read More

Design firm marks 20 years of change

Peopledesign’s co-owners who got their start at Herman Miller now assist clients all over the world with brand strategy.

November 3, 2017
Kevin Budelmann and Yang Kim have built an award-winning design consultancy by viewing good design as a vehicle to help customers. Read More

Construction firm hires VP

November 1, 2017
A local construction firm has a new vice president. Read More

A love letter to LinkedIn

October 31, 2017
Dear LinkedIn, Read More

Q&A: Michelle Covington

October 31, 2017
Michelle Covington is the VP of advancement at the Inner City Christian Federation. Read More

Nonprofit producing Signature Chefs Auction

October 31, 2017
The Signature Chefs Auction next week will allow attendees to sample signature dishes from 16 local chefs. Read More