Trends, products and advances


Cybersecurity firm establishes HQ

May 17, 2019
A cybersecurity company has moved into a new headquarters in the area and plans to add 25 positions. Read More

West Michigan employers rank among 'Best Places to Work'

May 16, 2019
A business publication has included three organizations in the region in a ranking of the nation’s best workplaces. Read More

Tech company connecting to Europe

May 15, 2019
A local supplier of parts for mobile devices is sailing to distant shores. Read More

Restaurant taps into reimagined Hudsonville

Sonder Eatery in Terra Square rebrands as ‘upscale diner’ to meet community demand for an everyday destination.

May 10, 2019
When “multipreneur” Garry VonMyhr took a look around Hudsonville a few years ago and noticed a dearth of good restaurants, he thought opening his own would fill the gap and bond him to the booming town. Read More

Phoenix Society among leaders of new global organization

Face Equality International aims to promote ‘face equality.’

May 10, 2019
A locally based nonprofit joined others like it across the globe to establish a new international organization focused on promoting “face equality.” Read More

Inside Track: VonMyhr’s mission: Access to tech

Co-founder and CEO of Tech Defenders repairs laptops and tablets for school districts, donates technology to underprivileged students.

May 3, 2019
Garry VonMyhr is doing his part to ensure every child has access to technology. As co-founder and CEO of Tech Defenders, he’s been at the helm of a rapidly growing tech repair company in West Michigan with a mission to give back to the community. Read More

App raises mental health awareness

Creators hope to form a global support community.

May 3, 2019
Mental health help may be as close as your fingertips. Read More

Digital advertising surpassing traditional media

April 30, 2019
It’s finally about to happen. The amount spent on digital advertising will surpass that of traditional media outlets, such as television and print, in 2019, with a lot of those ad dollars being spent on two major platforms: Google and Facebook. Some might even say it’s a Google and Facebook world, and we just live in it. Read More

Tech company hires CEO

April 30, 2019
A local technology company has a new CEO. Read More

Health system earns distinction for electronic records

April 29, 2019
A health system in the area has earned a top designation for its use of electronic medical record technology to improve patient care. Read More