Entries by 2FishCo

GRAND RAPIDS BUSINESS JOURNAL: Best and Brightest names elite-level winners

Published on May 7, 2015
The winning companies of this year’s Best and Brightest elite awards and Best of the Best awards were announced today during an annual awards event honoring West Michigan businesses for their best practices in human resources.

West Michigan’s 2015 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For were recognized by the Michigan Business and Professional Association on May 7 for their innovation and best practices in human resources during an annual symposium and awards program at the JW Marriott in downtown Grand Rapids.

Southwest Michigan First to host Populus, a one-day event for community change-makers to get stuff done

Published on March 31, 2015
KALAMAZOO, MI – Southwest Michigan First will host its second annual Populus conference on May 1, 2015 in downtown Kalamazoo. Populus 2015 is a one-day event designed to foster collaboration and spur real change in the community as thought leaders, policy makers and engaged citizens work together to solve some of Southwest Michigan’s most critical issues.

WWMT NEWSCHANNEL3: Earth Fare Ready to Open in Portage

Published on February 25, 2015
PORTAGE, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – It has gained popularity nationwide, and now a grocery store chain is bringing its first store to Michigan. And that landmark store is planting its roots right here in West Michigan. Newschannel 3 got an exclusive look inside the new Earth Fare store Tuesday. They haven’t made their first sale yet and already there’s lots of buzz.

AWESOME MITTEN: Handmade Kalamazoo Learns About $10,000 of MAD LOVE

Published on February 23, 2015
KALAMAZOO, Michigan — The first time Handmade Kalamazoo – a space for Kalamazoo’s local artists to sell their work – received funds, they were thrilled to put $250 to work from the Change Makers’ Grant through the Kalamazoo Community Foundation. Today, thanks to the addition of Makers’ Mart at the Catalyst University 2015.