Business Buzz, monthly meeting with guests from Gemini Publications on what's making business headlines in West Michigan. Today Carole Valade joins us to discuss women startups, worker shortages and entrepreneurial businesses in Grand Rapids.
The West Michigan economy continued its slow growth pattern in April.
West Michigan industry remains stable and positive. Brian G. Long, director of Supply Management Research in the Seidman College of Business has released his April survey indicating, and as he puts it, the local economy is “Still rising.”
“If we had to look forward to the summer we would have took at what the auto industry is doing and what the office furniture industry is doing and both of these industries are doing very well.”