Items Tagged with 'Switch'


Switch, school districts at odds over taxes

Data center claims error on state’s part; school superintendents and other lawmakers say there should be no exemption.

October 11, 2019
A tax battle may force some school districts to refund more than $600,000. Read More

Small IT business boosts large utility company

Kentwood-based Element Four implements new backup solution for Birmingham Water Works Board.

August 31, 2018
Element Four, a small managed IT services company in Kentwood, secured a large government contract over the summer. Read More

Data center signs deal with utility

May 10, 2018
A new deal will allow a Michigan energy provider to house its data at a data center campus in the area. Read More

MSA reclassification sets GR on path to success

November 24, 2017
Two reports in the Business Journal are emphasized, as the community leans into a new year and business owners close the fourth quarter. Read More

Switch expanding Pyramid Campus

November 16, 2017
A Las Vegas-based tech company is planning to expand its campus in the area. Read More

A future in tech

October 24, 2017
Michigan’s economy has been fragile for more than a decade due to the state’s reliance on the manufacturing and automotive industries. Read More

Switch buying Pyramid Campus property for $25M

October 23, 2017
Switch is buying the site of its Pyramid Campus for $25 million. Read More

Grand Action throws gauntlet to private sector thriving on its success

September 15, 2017
Grand Action’s biggest distinction is that it represented the private sector, not public governments. Read More

Michigan's longstanding talent issue must be solved

August 11, 2017
EAgile has ahold of the Radio Frequency Identification technology business, but whether it can continue its success from Michigan underscores the now most profound issue most affecting Michigan businesses, especially as Michigan is compared to other states and the availability of a creative workforce with STEM skills. Read More

Street Talk: We are not alone

Hack attack.

June 2, 2017
West Michigan no longer is the only East Coast location for the Switch data center empire. Read More