GRCC In the News, 5-26-16

Making it in Grand Rapids: How the GR SmartZone is evolving to better support entrepreneurs

May 26, 2016;

The Grand Rapids SmartZone made its name as an economic development engine that helped power the Medical Mile.

… “We looked for nonprofits that had a similar mission and focus, and that wouldn’t affect the capture by other taxing jurisdictions namely Grand Rapids Public Schools, Grand Rapids Community College and Kent County,” she (Kara Wood) says. “We felt the ones we added had some current or future alignment with our mission, vision and goals.”


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