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The Right Place

Newaygo County Economic Update for Community Leaders

Time and Date

February 19, 2020 3:30PM – 5:00PM


Dogwood Center for the Performing Arts

4734 S. Campus Court Fremont, MI 49412


This event is free to attend, but advanced registration is required.

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The Right Place, Inc. and the Newaygo County Economic Development Advisory Committee invite you to attend our 2020 Economic Update on February 19, 2020.

  • Network with local business and community leaders
  • Receive an update on economic development in Newaygo County
  • Hear from a panel of entrepreneurs who are thriving in the community

This year's event will feature guest speaker Tim Mroz, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at The Right Place. Mroz will share highlights from The Right Place's newly released 2020-2022 Strategic Plan and how it will affect West Michigan.

To highlight the strong entrepreneurial spirit in Newaygo County, a panel of four local entrepreneurs will also share insights on their successes, challenges, and areas where they believe the community can come together to better support entrepreneurial growth locally.

Entrepreneur Panel:

  • John Cammenga Sr., White River Knife & Tool
  • Makiiya Jodway, MJ Purchasing
  • Genji Leclair, The Original Print Shop
  • Nick Looman, Newaygo Brewing Company

Networking with locally roasted coffee from Timbertown Coffee Company and cookies from Baking Beauty Custom Cakes & Cupcakes begins at 3:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 3:50 p.m.

Click here to register today.