Junior Achievement West Michigan Business Hall of Fame

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5/21/18 6:15 pm AST
Amway Grand Plaza
187 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Contact: Jay Ediger

Junior Achievement honors Business Hall of Fame Laureates for their leadership and success in business, and community involvement.

The JA Business Hall of Fame is a black tie event that provides Junior Achievement the opportunity to recognize our state's most respected leaders for their commitment to and investment in the community.

The JA Business Hall of Fame laureates are part of a league of outstanding individuals who have made legendary contributions to the free enterprise system. Through their actions and accomplishments, the Business Hall of Fame laureates provide inspiration for the next generation as they take the reins of leadership in the years to come.

2018 Awardees

Michael Price, Executive Chairman of Mercantile Bank Corporation
Mike VanGessel, Founder & CEO of Rockford Construction

Edward J Frey Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient: 
Dr. Thomas J. Haas, President of Grand Valley State University

JA Spirit of Achievement Award Recipient:
Jackson National Life Insurance Company

David B. Hensch Volunteer of the Year:
Lauren Clark, Cascade Engineering