The Right Place's 2022 Economic Outlook

Join The Right Place for one of the most anticipated economic forecast events in our community. The 25th annual Economic Outlook will provide critical perspective to what may lie ahead so you can prepare yourself for success.

Past Event


December 9, 2021




Virtual Event

registration closed

Did you miss The Right Place's Economic Outlook for 2022? You still have the option of purchasing the video recording here.

The Right Place meets with hundreds of local businesses annually and is an organization with its finger on the pulse of the business community. Randy Thelen, President and CEO of The Right Place, will share these timely insights, along with a look ahead to the opportunities and challenges facing our region.

Don Grimes, Regional Economic Specialist at The University of Michigan, will review regional, state and national industry trends as they relate to West Michigan, providing employment projections and an overall economic forecast for our area.

Grand Rapids city skyline in orange line art
Grand Rapids city skyline in orange line art

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Jillian Elliott

Manager of Conferences and Events

Jillian is the Manager of Conferences and Events. In her role, she leads the planning and management of events for The Right Place and MMTC-West.

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