Software design and development firm Atomic Object LLC announced today its plans to expand its operations and move into a new facility along Wealthy Street in Grand Rapids.
While the effort to raise the state’s sales tax to fund road repairs has fractured the Michigan business community in recent months, one regional economic development agency made a rare endorsement today by coming out in support of Proposal 1.
Put a group of local executives together to talk about their hiring needs and it probably won’t be long before the phrases start to fly.
Federal employment numbers released today show that businesses added fewer jobs than expected last month, providing further evidence to what some say is a widening gulf between the labor supply and employer needs.
Stakeholders in Site 36, the sprawling vacant property near the intersection of 36th Street and Clay Avenue SW in Wyoming, maintain that they’re still being picky in finding the right one or two companies to develop the industrial location.
As Grand Rapids-based Open Systems Technologies Inc. (OST) embarks on ambitious growth plans, the tech firm must also navigate through the process of its first leadership transition.
The contract medical device manufacturing industry in West Michigan would do well to pay attention to what’s happened in the automotive supply chain over the last two decades.
The state’s economic development organization wants to better promote Michigan’s long-established industrial design cluster as it seeks to attract new corporate investment in the state.
West Michigan for years has been touted as a market that offers high-quality health care at a lower cost than many other regions of the state or the nation.
Trends in the West Michigan-based contract medical device manufacturing industry parallel what the automotive sector experienced two decades ago, according to a group of executives who spoke with MiBiz for a recent roundtable discussion.