Back to Business
It’s time to get back to “Back to Business” with the Grand Rapids Chamber.
For over 100 years, the Grand Rapids Chamber has been working to create a thriving and prosperous West Michigan for all. On the Back to Business podcast, we sit down with Chamber staff and local leaders to learn more about how the Grand Rapids Chamber is working to do just that. The Back to Business Podcast is available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts.
Episode 5: Because Every Youth Should Have a Safe Place to Call Home (w/ Luke Petsch of HQ)By: Good Company: The Podcast / Apr 17, 2018
At face value, Luke Petsch is your everyday Midwestern guy. He loves hiking, camping, and his adorable pup, Bob Loblaw. What makes him stand out is his passion and dedication […]
Episode 4: From Single Mother & High School Dropout to Founder of a Successful Recruiting Agency (w/ Ashley Ward of Hire for Hope)By: Good Company: The Podcast / Apr 4, 2018
Ashley Ward has led a challenging and unconventional life. She dropped out of High School at 17 to work full-time, became a mom, and eventually found herself in an abusive […]
Episode 3: Facing Racism Through an Open Dialogue in a Safe Space (w/ Ken James & Alan Headbloom)By: Good Company: The Podcast / Mar 27, 2018
Meet Alan Headbloom & Kenneth James: the dynamic duo behind “Facing Racism.” Facing Racism is a two-day workshop where participants engage in tough but productive conversations around race and racism. […]
Episode 2: From Laundry Guy to Assistant GM (w/ Jeffrey Burns of the Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck)By: Good Company: The Podcast / Mar 8, 2018
Jeffrey Burns had a tough start to his career… … But as a determined young dad, straight out of high school, Jeffrey started a full-time job in laundry services for […]
Episode 1: When You Have a Full-Time Day Job & Two Side-Hustles (w/ Corinthia “CC” Croom)By: Good Company: The Podcast / Feb 26, 2018
Twenty-something saxophonist CC Croom is a busy gal. By day, she’s the office manager for the Grand Rapids Chamber. By night, she hustles as the founder of her own record […]