Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey

Charlsie Dewey is a former Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who most recently covered manufacturing, restaurants, food and agriculture, travel and tourism, transportation, nonprofits, energy and sustainability.


Partners launch program to prevent homelessness

June 19, 2017
A program is launching in the area to help families at risk of homelessness from finding themselves on the streets or in emergency shelters. Read More

Nonprofit wins $382K grant

June 14, 2017
A local nonprofit has won a grant from a foundation to support a program that pairs seniors with students in need of extra support. Read More

Downtown Market hires director

June 9, 2017
The Grand Rapids Downtown Market has named a new director of culinary education, programs and partnerships whose experience includes working as a chef. Read More

Nonprofit wins grant for tech training program

June 8, 2017
A local nonprofit has earned a grant from a foundation to support technology training for working individuals. Read More

Nonprofit hires executive director

June 7, 2017
A nonprofit focused on helping individuals with disabilities has named its new executive director. Read More

'Active lifestyle' restaurant franchise opening doors

June 5, 2017
A restaurant franchise that bills itself as being for those with an “active lifestyle” is opening in the area. Read More

Holding company hires chief people officer

June 5, 2017
A holding company in the region has named its new chief people officer. Read More

Built on passion, Unist reaches 60 years

Adding new markets allows metal cutting lubrication equipment manufacturer to continue expansion.

June 2, 2017
Chuck Boelkins said celebrating his company’s 60th anniversary this year feels “kind of surreal.” Read More

Hotelier opens Hilton brand hotel

June 1, 2017
A new Hilton brand hotel has opened its doors in town. Read More

Italian restaurant opens doors downtown

May 29, 2017
A new Italian restaurant has opened in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More