While some restaurants have been forced to permanently close their doors because of COVID-19, Parkland Properties of Michigan opened its new restaurant in downtown Muskegon called Walker’s — An American Brasserie, which is named in honor of Louis Carlisle Walker, philanthropist and co-founder of the Shaw-Walker Furniture Company, now The Watermark Center in Muskegon.
Frank Acosta Jr. is Independent Bank’s new digital marketing manager. He will focus on management of the bank’s website and social media platforms, as well as search engine optimization and search engine marketing.
Born and raised in Lansing, Rodger Price said West Michigan is geographically close by, but culturally it’s worlds apart. As a leadership coach and former engineer, he believes it is fertile ground to be a hotbed for leadership development.
Community-focused design firm Well Design Studio continues to push itself.
A new report from the Johnson Center for Philanthropy at Grand Valley State University shows about 40% of nonprofits eligible for loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) received them.
Hope College is looking to pay it forward.The college has launched the No Place Like Home initiative to help faculty and students in the arts and humanities build relationships with local nonprofit organizations and community leaders who work for the state or local government and public education in Holland.