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Investment banking firm Cascade Partners expands in GR with deal for BlueWater Partners
GRAND RAPIDS — Acquiring fellow middle-market investment banking firm BlueWater Partners LLC gives Cascade Partners LLC a significant market presence in West Michigan.
Trinity Health lawsuit alleges ‘monopolistic behavior’ by major West Michigan orthopedic practice
GRAND RAPIDS — Trinity Health and four surgeons want a federal court to invalidate non-compete agreements with Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, claiming they allow the market’s largest orthopedic practice to essentially hold a monopoly over procedures in Kent County.
MiBiz Growth Report: January 3, 2022
Here's the MiBiz growth report for January 3, 2022.
PE firm Blackford Capital adds to hospitality holdings with new acquisition
GRAND RAPIDS — Private equity firm Blackford Capital has added to its holdings in the hospitality sector with the acquisition of ID Collaborative Inc., a Greensboro, N.C.-based interior design firm.
Whirlpool hopes to attract, retain talent with workforce housing project
BENTON HARBOR — Whirlpool Corp. has broken ground on a $22 million multifamily housing development near downtown Benton Harbor that officials say will help fill gaps in workforce housing availability.
6 West Michigan companies earn top grades for LGBTQ equality workplaces
GRAND RAPIDS — Six West Michigan corporations earned top scores in this year’s Corporate Equality Index rankings recently published by the Human Rights Campaign, showcasing the companies as among the best places to work for LGBTQ equality.
MiBiz Growth Report: December 6, 2020
Here's the MiBiz Growth Report for December 6, 2020.
Private equity firm acquires controlling interest in Grand Rapids cleanroom producer
GRAND RAPIDS — New York City-based private equity firm ASGARD Partners & Co. has acquired a controlling interest in Angstrom Technology, a Grand Rapids company that designs, builds and maintains modular cleanrooms for clients in North America.
ChoiceOne-Community Shores deal progresses toward ‘likely’ third quarter close
In mid-2018, executives and directors at Community Shores Bank Corp. began to study “strategic alternatives” to grow the bank.
ChoiceOne to acquire Community Shores Bank in $21.9 million deal
SPARTA — Five months after closing one acquisition, ChoiceOne Financial Services Inc. now plans to do another.
MiBiz Growth Report: July 8, 2019
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Tillerman Seeds makes first acquisition, seeks to consolidate regional seed producers
GRAND RAPIDS — A West Michigan investment company has completed the first in what it hopes to be a string of acquisitions of independent, regional seed producers.
Cost should take center stage in health care debate, executives say
Federal lawmakers need to focus on what’s driving health care costs in America that in turn contributes to the rising cost of health coverage.