Trends, products and advances


Tech company expands downtown

March 21, 2017
A Swedish technology company is expanding its presence downtown. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Michelle Gilbert of Comcast

March 21, 2017
Michelle Gilbert — a VP of public relations and social media at Comcast — is the featured guest in episode 26 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

WMU’s online programs continue to evolve

Western Michigan University custom designs online courses using synchronous technology, virtual reality for career acceleration.

March 17, 2017
Western Michigan University launched its first online courses in 1998, when less than half of adults used the internet, and those who did faced slow connection speeds and limited usability. Read More

Aviation supplier delivers software to Boeing

March 16, 2017
A local aviation supplier has delivered a new flight management software update to Boeing. Read More

Health system creates venture fund

March 14, 2017
A local health system plans to invest $100 million over the next decade in health care and health technology-related companies. Read More

Stevens Advertising celebrates a century of service

Digital targeting, ‘drip marketing’ and social media dominate era of media fragmentation.

March 10, 2017
For the advertising industry, the digital age is a double-edged sword. Read More

Grocer piloting online shopping

March 10, 2017
A locally based grocer is planning to pilot a new online shopping service, which will allow shoppers to pick up their orders curbside. Read More

Switch opens data center campus

March 9, 2017
The first phase of the Switch data center campus is now open. Read More

Law firm producing Data Solutions Symposium

March 8, 2017
A local law firm will host a symposium next week on best practices for data usage in the workplace. Read More

Furniture maker partners with Microsoft

March 6, 2017
A local furniture maker has announced a new partnership with Microsoft. Read More