Items Tagged with 'Local First'
When I graduated from college, it wasn’t uncommon for my friends to pick a place on a map and move across the country to find jobs. Over a decade later, Grand Rapids has become a bright spot on the map where people from all over the country want to move. Read More
GR’s Economic Development Corporation approves two agreements totaling $130,000.
The city of Grand Rapids’ Economic Development Corporation recently approved two agreements to help boost minority business development in the greater Grand Rapids area. Read More
A local economic development nonprofit is celebrating a group of employers during an inaugural awards reception next month. Read More
Every year, we celebrate businesses that are doing great things for our local communities and economy through our LocalMotion Awards. This year, we are excited to share some changes to the LocalMotion Awards that will allow us to recognize the growing number of companies and entrepreneurs across West Michigan that are using their businesses as a force for good. Read More
Two “impact investing” experts from Boston will lead two free workshops in Grand Rapids on Monday. Read More