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GM says over 1,350 temps will get full-time jobs by March 31

January 16, 2020
| By AP
DETROIT — More than 1,350 temporary workers at 14 General Motors facilities in the U.S. will get full-time positions before the end of March, according to the company. Read More

GM sues Fiat Chrysler

November 21, 2019
DETROIT — General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair business advantage by bribing officials of the United Auto Workers union. Read More

UAW president steps down as GM sues rival over union bribery

November 21, 2019
DETROIT — United Auto Workers President Gary Jones has abruptly resigned, capping a tumultuous day that saw union leaders move to oust him, and General Motors accusing rival Fiat Chrysler in a lawsuit of bribing union officials to get more favorable contract terms from the UAW. Read More

Community leaders emphasize Alpine growth

City of Walker 2040 master plan will focus on area between Interstate 96 and 4 Mile Road.

June 28, 2019
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The shopping corridor on Alpine Avenue once was the main attraction in Grand Rapids, but a growing downtown and changing retail market has drawn economic attention away from the area. Read More

Find patterns in your business’s financial statements

December 7, 2018
I had a client back in the 1970s who had an extremely high IQ. Had it not been for a variable rate SBA loan initiated at 8 percent then rising to 28 percent, we would have been rich. Read More

GM unveils Wyoming plant upgrade

Overhaul of $119M brings axle production for full-size trucks back in-house, creating 300 jobs.

June 15, 2018
General Motors completed a yearslong $119-million upgrade to its Wyoming components plant, creating hundreds of local jobs in the process. Read More

General Motors once again offers dynamic economic impact for West Michigan

June 15, 2018
A comparatively quiet media tour of General Motors’ Wyoming components plant recently belied its unceremonious, abrupt closing nine years ago, immediately depleting Wyoming city coffers of more than $1 million in tax revenue, the loss of more than 1,500 skilled jobs and a 66-year GM relationship to West Michigan’s economy. Read More

Roosevelt Park receives significant investment

City with less than 4,000 residents seeing more than $5 million in development.

March 9, 2018
For a city with a total taxable value of $99 million, more than $5 million in development is significant. Read More

Note to self: Be wary of tax law hysteria this year

January 5, 2018
So the Trump tax plan has been signed into law. There will be a mad rush to take credit for the good parts and place blame for the bad parts. With that in mind, be careful who you listen to.
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GM partners with local merchandiser

The Mitten State and automaker collaborate on a line of vintage apparel.

August 26, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) General Motors now has a new location in Grand Rapids: your shirt. Read More