Director of Business Intelligence and Research for The Right Place, Dave Riley, has been named as a 2019 recipient of the Grand Rapids Business Journal (GRBJ) 40 Under 40 award.

In his role, Riley supports The Right Place’s labor market information, data, and internal data analytics needs. He also works closely with The Right Place’s marketing team to develop authoritative, compelling, and informative data for all of their marketing materials and online data center. The data and information Riley builds and manages at The Right Place, including customized research requests, is frequently used by local businesses and other regional organizations.

Since 2002, GRBJ has highlighted more than 300 area young professionals who have made significant contributions to the community. Honorees are recognized for their exceptional success in business, entrepreneurial leadership, and community service.

Riley's accomplishments will be celebrated at the annual GRBJ 40 Under 40 awards party on Oct. 29, 2019.