John Wiegand

John Wiegand

Business Intelligence & Research Manager

As Business Research & Intelligence Manager for The Right Place, John provides business intelligence and economic research for the organization, investors and other stakeholders.

Past Experience

Prior to joining The Right Place team, John worked as a senior associate within the consulting arm of global accounting and consulting firm, BDO. In this role, John was responsible for conducting investigative due diligence, primarily for the finance industry. Preceding this role, John spent three and a half years as a business journalist for MiBiz, where he covered manufacturing, economic development and agriculture.


  • Bachelor of International Relations | Grand Valley State University

Awards & Certifications

  • Future of Food and Agriculture Fellowship – National Press Foundation (2016)