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Thousand Oaks Golf Club

Sports/Outdoor

Located off of 5 Mile, just east of the Beltline, Thousand Oaks features a golf course, event space for meetings, weddings and special events, dining options, and a golf academy.

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Sidecar Studios

Marketing, Advertising & PRSpecialty ServicesWest LeonardFamily-ownedWoman-owned

A full-service film and photography production house specializing in commercial and corporate storytelling. We work in tandem with advertising agencies as well as marketing persons or departments. Located in West Michigan, but experienced and able to travel wherever we need to go.

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Riverbank Finance LLC

Banking & FinanceCity of Grand RapidsMinority-owned

Riverbank Finance is a mortgage company based in Grand Rapids. We are locally owned and specialize in new home purchase loans and refinance loans. We take the extra time to compare mortgage rates at several banks and lenders to offer some of the lowest interest rates available.

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FireRock Grille

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesCity of Grand Rapids

At FireRock Grille, we create a dining experience that sets us apart from other restaurants. We provide diners not only with amazing food of the highest caliber, but also a warm, inviting atmosphere in which to enjoy the company of others. Our menu contains examples of innovative cuisine, showcasing diverse offerings like our exquisite seafood and pasta dishes, our artisan sandwiches and our gourmet burgers.

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The GFB

Health & WellnessRestaurants, Food & BeveragesB CorpFamily-owned

We’re making the world’s best gluten-free snacks right here in Grand Rapids. Started by two brothers with celiac disease, The GFB is carried in thousands of stores across the country. We are also one of Michigan’s B Corporations.

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Martha’s Pizza

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesFamily-owned

Our twelve-inch handmade gourmet pizzas are created using the finest and freshest ingredients with your choice of house-made sauces and our unique mozzarella cheese blend. Every pizza is baked in a stone hearth oven on your choice of crispy Neapolitan, whole wheat, or gluten-free crust.

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Waverly Stone Gastropub

Arts & EntertainmentRestaurants, Food & BeveragesHollandFamily-owned

Waverly Stone Gastropub is reinventing the gastro pub experience with fresh, globally inspired plates, craft beer, a full bar, and a dynamic wine list. We draw inspiration from pub fare and street food from around the world, and strive to serve high quality, innovative food in a casual atmosphere.

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Higher Ground Rock Climbing Centre Ltd

Health & WellnessSpecialty RetailSports/OutdoorCity of Grand RapidsEmployee-ownedFamily-owned

Downtown rock climbing and bouldering since 1995. Climbing, instruction, and equipment sales. We are passionate about climbing and thrive on sharing it with others. The finest in vertical entertainment!

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CitySen Lounge Holland

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesHollandFamily-owned

CityS?n Lounge, on the main floor of CityFlatsHotel Holland, is focused on fresh ingredients, specialty and build your own pizzas, and delectable share plates. Guests can also delight in breakfast creations every morning in-house or grab-and-go.

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Organizational Talent Consulting

Business ServicesFamily-ownedAppointment Only

Organizational Talent Consulting provides Human Resources consulting. Services include coaching, leadership development, organizational development, succession planning and change management. We have been serving West Michigan since 2018. As the world changes, people and businesses must change too. Organizational Talent Consulting utilizes proven, simple, and transformational solutions to help individuals, teams, and organizations thrive in today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous marketplace.

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West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Community Organizations

WMHCC is dedicated to working with all members of the community to increase the economic advancement of the Hispanic owned businesses, and to assist professional growth in West Michigan.

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Forward Exposure LLC

Arts & EntertainmentPhotographySpecialty ServicesVeteran-owned

Lifestyle photographer with emphasis on capturing authentic emotion in every event. I am very easy-going and love working with people to deliver amazing results.

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The Grassy Knoll

Health & WellnessSpecialty RetailEastownUptownWoman-owned

Michigan’s first CBD boutique specializes in a wide variety of CBD products for humans and pets!

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Treetops Collective

Community OrganizationsManufacturingSpecialty RetailDivision SouthMinority-ownedWoman-ownedOnline PurchasingStorefront

Creative social enterprise focused on connecting the skills of New American women who arrived as refugees to the marketplace, celebrating their strengths and igniting a community of belonging. Perfect for stylish gifts with purpose for the whole family! High quality custom work that creates opportunity and brings your ideas to life.See More

RedWater Restaurant Group

Arts & EntertainmentRestaurants, Food & BeveragesCity of Grand Rapids

The reason why people keep returning to our six restaurants is no secret. We believe in the simple principle of delivering a memorable experience through our food, atmosphere, and service.

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Hydroz

Building Services & SuppliersHealth & WellnessSpecialty ServicesFamily-owned

Hydroz is West Michigan’s bottle-less commercial, industrial, and residential water purification partner.

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OWL Computing

Business ServicesComputers, Web & TelecomMarketing, Advertising & PRWalker

At OWL our focus is on helping businesses grow through the use of technology and marketing services. This mixture of technology and marketing allows us to not only help drive business to our customers but also help them handle the additional work with intelligent systems that help them work smarter not harder. Are you ready to begin working smarter?

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Fenn Valley Vineyards

Farms & ProducersFamily-owned

Fenn Valley is a family-owned vineyard and winery, producing award-winning, world-class wines from grapes grown on the shores of Lake Michigan.

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RedRock Grille

Event Planning & CateringRestaurants, Food & BeveragesSports/OutdoorHolland

Named after 500-degree lava stones used to cook signature dishes, RedRock Grille offers hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood, gourmet burgers, and more. Enjoy RedRock’s delicious food, inviting atmosphere, and relaxing patio.

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Woodways

Building Services & SuppliersHome Products & ServicesManufacturing28th StreetZeelandFamily-ownedDeliveryStorefront

Woodways offers truly custom cabinetry designed and manufactured to our clients? specific vision. With locations in Grand Rapids and Zeeland, our team of engineers and designers provide unparalleled flexibility and precision in our superb craftsmanship and innovative designs. After merging with the Zordan Group in 2018, we now present a blend of local and European influences, contemporary designs, and modern fabrication techniques. At Woodways, we?re locally rooted and European inspired.

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Wimage, LLC

Arts & EntertainmentCommunity OrganizationsKids & FamilyCascadeMinority-ownedVeteran-ownedOnline Purchasing

Wimage is a children's technology and entertainment media company that creates content to help educate and inspire kids through books, apps and interactive T.V. Wimage is responsible for the PBS kids hit show Wimee's Words featuring the lovable and friendly robot named Wimee.See More

Harvey Automotive - Cadillac, Lexus, Auto Outlet, All Car Collision

Automotive28th Street

Family owned & operated in Grand Rapids since 1966 - celebrating over 53 years of serving West Michigan! Automotive sales, service & full body shop. Cadillac & Lexus new vehicles, Certified & Pre-Owned of all makes & models. Our Outlet store offers affordable used cars, mostly around $15,000.

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Harmony Hall

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesStockbridgeFamily-owned

Located on the westside of Grand Rapids in the completely renovated Little Mexico building, we have crafted a menu and atmosphere with German beer hall influences. We brew small batches of well-balanced beer. Brewing this way allows us to react seasonally and respond the tastes of our Beer Lovin’ community.

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Warehouse 6 Events

Arts & EntertainmentEvent Planning & CateringHolland

Warehouse 6 is a beautifully converted warehouse that creates a unique venue for weddings, corporate events, benefits, reunions, and various private functions. Our space is filled with custom-built wooden tables by local craftsmen that create a unique environment for guests to socialize.

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Books & Mortar

Specialty RetailEast HillsUptown

Books & Mortar is your local independent general bookstore located in the heart of East Hills, carrying new and used books, games, gifts, stationary, and locally sourced products.

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Sandy Point Beach House

Event Planning & CateringRestaurants, Food & BeveragesGrand HavenFamily-owned

Sandy Point Beach House is a casual restaurant featuring gourmet burgers and a market driven rotating feature menu. These features showcase ingredient focused fusion cuisine.

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Grand Rapids International Wine, Beer & Food Festival

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesCity of Grand Rapids

An annual pre-holiday event, this festival has established itself as Michigan’s premier event for the celebration and tasting of the finest foods, wines, beers, and spirits. From the connoisseur to the novice, the International Wine, Beer & Food Festival will deliver a grand experience that is sure to please every palette.

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JulieGR Real Estate Team of Clarity Realty

Real Estate & RelocationWoman-owned

We use a proven 20-step marketing system to get our clients the highest amount of money in the least amount of time. We also offer a free market analysis for anyone wondering what their home might be worth, and consulting in staging your home to maximize your sales price.

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Martha’s Vineyard

Specialty RetailMinority-owned

We are a neighborhood superette, specializing in imported grocery, imported and domestic beer, wine and liquor, with a large selection of deli items. We also provide beverage catering.

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Cork Wine & Grille

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesCascade

Cork offers the freshest food and the largest wine list in the Grand Rapids area, all served in an unparalleled location. Nestled within the inviting surroundings of Cascade Township, Cork creates a bright, invigorating setting for our guests. Our knowledgeable staff is always on hand to offer recommendations and answer questions, helping you select the dish that best suits you.

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Nawara Brothers Home Store

Home Products & ServicesEast FultonFamily-owned

Family-owned-and-operated since 1948. Great selection, service, and price on major appliances, TVs, bedding, and hardware.

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The Local Element, Real Estate

MediaCity of Grand RapidsWoman-owned

We are a real estate agency focused on local first service.See More

Art of the Table

Home Products & ServicesRestaurants, Food & BeveragesSpecialty RetailUptownWealthy StreetWoman-ownedCurbside Pick UpDeliveryOnline Gift CardsOnline PurchasingStorefront

Art of the Table is a beloved locally owned specialty gourmet shop that provides delicious products for entertaining and makes the big and small moments of life more memorable. Located in Grand Rapids’ historic Wealthy Street business district since 2003, we pair personal taste you can trust with a unique range of food, libations, and table accessories to delight customers from around the corner to across the country.

Need a gift for a housewarming, a six-pack for an impromptu porch party, a special ingredient for a cozy fireside dinner, a pint of that small-batch ice cream you crave, or the just-right bottle of wine for an upcoming toast? We love to help you find exactly what you need, from familiar favorites to fresh new treats. When you step through the door to our shop and that classic bell jingles, you’re surrounded by a carefully curated selection of products that make your time around the table special. More importantly, you’re surrounded by a smart, welcoming staff that loves to talk tannins and tacos, hops and harissa, anchovies and aprons.
So come on in. We’re so glad you’re here.

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Watermark Country Club

Sports/OutdoorCascade

Located in Cascade, a full-service private golf and swim club that is joined with a public restaurant and banquet facility available for meetings, weddings, and special events.

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Better Way Designs

Home Products & ServicesJewelersSpecialty RetailZeelandB CorpFamily-ownedWoman-owned

Our mission is simple: To provide freedom to women around the world. We do this by helping to market their products, which provides them work, and that’s where you come in. Our products help provide women around the world a chance to have a life outside of selling their bodies for survival. Better Way Designs is also one of Michigan’s B Corporations.

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123 Tavern

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesFamily-ownedWoman-owned

Grab a table in our cozy tavern located inside Studio Park. Settle into a high-back bar seat for dishes you love, in a way you didn’t know you would.

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The Red Geranium Cafe

Restaurants, Food & Beverages

We pride ourselves on our delicious food made with only the freshest ingredients daily. Stop in and see what the local chatter is all about.

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The Pretty Committee

Health & WellnessSalons & SpasSpecialty ServicesWoman-owned

A team of professional hair stylists and makeup artists specializing in commercial & editorial styling, wedding hair and makeup, photoshoot styling, and more!

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EPS Security, Inc.

Building Services & SuppliersCity of Grand RapidsFamily-owned

EPS Security, founded in Grand Rapids in 1955, offers burglary, fire alarm, access control, and video surveillance systems. A market leader in residential and commercial security systems.See More

Gilmore Catering

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesCity of Grand Rapids

Gilmore Catering has an extensive management team filled with the best event, party, and meeting planners. From coordinators to organizers to managers, we have your needs covered with over 100 years of combined experience in the event planning industry in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and the lakeshore. We’ll make sure your social or corporate event is executed perfectly from beginning to end.

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Bloom Credit Union

Banking & FinanceCascadeCheshireCity of Grand RapidsCrestonGreater Grand RapidsHudsonvilleJenisonMonroe NorthNorth QuarterWyoming-Kentwood

Imagine being at a financial institution whose main goal was to help you thrive financially.  We’ll look for ways to save you money right away.  Plus, we have a versatile app, 29,000 ATMs, online banking/bill pay and a full range of services to meet your needs. Whether you’re looking to get into your first home, your first car, improve your credit, save more for retirement or expand your business, we’ll be with you every step of the way!

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Eastern Floral

Floral & Garden

For over 50 years, Eastern Floral has been West Michigan’s favorite shop for vibrant floral designs, lush live plants, and unique gifts.

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Family Sewing

Specialty RetailSpecialty ServicesGrandvilleFamily-owned

Retail store featuring sewing machines, embroidery machines, and sergers. Wide array of embroidery supplies and sewing classes. We also repair most models of home sewing machines in a timely manner.

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Samaritas

Community OrganizationsSpecialty Services

Samaritas is a local leader in senior housing, home care, adoption, and refugee resettlement.

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Midtown Craftsmen LLC

Building Services & SuppliersHome Products & ServicesSpecialty ServicesCity of Grand Rapids

Local well established construction company who are experts in home remodeling and specialize in restoring and remodeling Historical Homes re-creating the architectural detail that defines your home inside and out.

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Thomas A. Davis Jeweler

JewelersSpecialty RetailHollandFamily-owned

Serving Holland for twenty-five years! Specializing in diamonds, custom jewelry, watches, gemstones, and estate jewelry. In-house jewelry repair and engraving. Appraisal services. Large selection of fossil and mineral specimens.

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West Michigan Whitecaps

Sports/OutdoorOnline Gift CardsOnline PurchasingStorefrontOutdoor Seating

The Detroit Tigers High-A Affiliate. The Whitecaps have a mission for Fun. Community. Experiences!See More

Basic Bee Boutique

Specialty RetailDivision SouthMinority-ownedWoman-owned

Trend Driven women's clothing boutique featuring great accessories and locally sourced body care.See More

Grand Rapids Boat Show

Arts & EntertainmentCity of Grand Rapids

A West Michigan tradition! Exhibits include boats up to fifty feet: Fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons, kayaks, and motor yachts. Also, boating accessories and services like marina slips and ski gear abound. It is one of the finest water sports expos in the country featuring the Key West Crab Shack, an Antique & Classic Boat display, and the Tuber’s Truckload Sale.

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Freight Today

Business ServicesFamily-ownedWoman-owned

Freight Today LLC is a woman-owned and operated freight company specializing in general and expedited freight services within the demands of their customers.

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Designs on the Grand

Business ServicesComputers, Web & TelecomMarketing, Advertising & PRGrand HavenWoman-owned

Designing effective internet marketing: Maximizing website design, content development, search engine optimization, plus social media and email marketing to tell your story and reach your target audience. In addition to an appealing design, an effective website needs to have relevant content, be usable, accessible, and visible. Designs on the Grand creatively merges function and style to elevate individual business brands and products: Always with the goal of reaching a greater customer base, enhancing sales, and ensuring repeat customers.

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The Crushed Grape

Grocery

Fine wine shop featuring over sixty Michigan wines, local micro brews, liquor, and specialty foods, many locally produced.

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Cascade Engineering

AutomotiveHome Products & ServicesManufacturingCascadeB CorpFamily-owned

Leading provider of engineered plastics systems and components with a growing array of sustainability-focused products and services. Cascade Engineering is also one of Michigan’s B Corporations.

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Black Monument

Specialty RetailCity of Grand Rapids

Black Monument has been designing and crafting memorials for over 100 years. Family owned and operated.

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South East Market

GroceryBoston SquareFamily-ownedLGBTQIA+-OwnedMinority-ownedWoman-owned

South East Market is a sustainable and equitable grocery store and food hub sourcing first from Black, brown, indigenous, local and female led businesses and farms. The store provides produce subscriptions and empower generous economy with their programs Pay it Forward and Soul to Soul which provide customers an opportunity to care for those suffering from food insecurity in the area. The store started the MLK Freedom School which is a children's enrichment program that connects children with opportunities to learn about food, environmental and social justice through activities such as urban agriculture, kemetic yoga, mindfulness learning and outdoor recreation.See More

Global Infusion

Specialty RetailEast HillsUptownWoman-owned

An eclectic marketplace of fairly traded handcrafted gifts, decor, accessories, and more: Coffee and chocolate, bulk loose leaf teas, herbs and provisions. Featuring an extensive tea and coffee bar.

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Palace Flophouse Salon

Health & WellnessSalons & SpasSpecialty RetailUptownWealthy StreetFamily-ownedWoman-owned

Palace Flophouse is a unique blend of hair, music and style. We are a community focused and eco-friendly full service salon located in one of the most vibrant and exciting neighborhoods in the world.

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Michigan International Auto Show

AutomotiveCity of Grand Rapids

This annual opportunity features a collection of vehicles from major manufacturers. Special features include the Million Dollar Motorway of exotic new cars and the Gilmore Car Museum display.

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Daddy’s Dough Cookies

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesFamily-ownedMinority-ownedWoman-owned

Specializing in homemade cookies using quality ingredients. We can design a dessert table as simple or as elegant as you like - parties, weddings, open houses, and other special events.

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Hyde Creative

Marketing, Advertising & PRWoman-owned

Hyde Creative is a communications design firm specializing in brand development through design for thoughtful user experiences. We are dedicated to working strategically, with the brightest talent and resources available to deliver sustainable, usable, meaningful messages. We’re local in Grand Rapids, founded by Rachel Hyde in 2010 after thirteen years of agency and corporate world experience.

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CMC - Media Education

Specialty ServicesCity of Grand Rapids

Working with area schools and NPOs, CMC Education provides media literacy, video production, and stop-motion animation training to students of all ages in our hands-on classes. A service of Community Media Center.

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Baker Holtz, CPAs and Advisors

Banking & Finance

We partner with our clients to deliver a personalized package of accounting, taxation, valuation, and advisory services at one flat rate. Unlike other CPA firms that record hours and minutes spent, we record results.

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K2

Restaurants, Food & Beverages

K2 is a casual, hip, and fun wood-fired pizzeria located on the second floor of The Kirby House. A fun diversion for families and groups alike, shoot a game of pool while you wait for a custom-ordered or specialty pizza. Our specialty pizza list is insanely large, with a selection suited for anybody. Some of our pizzas prove to be a little more adventurous, with selections such as the Pegasus, Thai Chicken, and Brutus. There are also plenty of screens to watch the game and a beautiful deck overlooking Lake Michigan.

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Farmhaus Cider Co.

Arts & EntertainmentFarms & ProducersRestaurants, Food & BeveragesHudsonvilleFamily-ownedWoman-owned

Creative + authentic ciders impossible to find anywhere else // Changing the world one cider at a time // Proudly made on a 150-year-old family farm in Michigan

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Grand River Bank

Banking & FinanceGrandville

Grand River Bank was founded in 2009 by twenty-three West Michigan business leaders along with the support of nearly 750 initial investors. Despite our tremendous growth, our mission remains the same;to build a bank that provides an exceptional experience to our customers, a rewarding environment for our employees, a fair return for our investors, and a meaningful contribution to the West Michigan community. We pursue our passions and value others. We remain true to our mission and have grown steadily as the premier independent bank in West Michigan and developed a well-deserved reputation for consistently delivering an outstanding banking experience that is driven by our commitment to relationships, unsurpassed personal service, and technology solutions tailored to simplify your life. We pride ourselves in crafting banking solutions that are designed to meet the needs of our clients. Whether you choose to bank in in person, online, by mail or some of each, our products and services provide the convenience and efficiency you are looking for.See More

JP Gems & Jewelry

Specialty RetailHollandFamily-owned

John Silva and Son. Custom jewelry design and repair. Diamonds, colored gemstones, fossils, and exotic gifts. We offer same-day repair service, done in-house. We also buy gold and silver and sell gold and bullion, and we offer laser eyeglass repair. You can find us on Yelp.

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The Well Being LLC

Health & WellnessMonroe

We offer holistic, yet evidence-based outpatient services for individuals who are struggling with their mental or emotional health. Along with experienced counseling services, we provide our clients with free use of our fitness center and “prescribe” exercise to our clients.

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Cottage & Lakefront Living Show - Grand Rapids

Lodging & TravelCity of Grand Rapids

This show is for anyone who wants to buy, build, or enjoy a cottage or lakefront home in a state blessed with our Great Lakes, inland lakes, and excellent summer weather. You can find everything here for your summer traditions; from designers, furnishings, financing, lakefront builders, realtors, boats, docks, and more.

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Messy Hands Preschool

Arts & EntertainmentKids & FamilySpecialty ServicesGrandvilleFamily-ownedLGBTQIA+-OwnedWoman-ownedAppointment Only

Messy Hands is a home based childcare located in Grandville. We are open Monday through Thursday. We've been licensed for 2 years now, with a 3 star rating from GSQ. We focus on learning through play, with a special focus on messy play (hence our name).See More

John Ball Zoo

Community OrganizationsEvent Planning & CateringCity of Grand Rapids

John Ball Zoo is non-profit with a mission to inspire our community to be actively engaged in the conservation of wildlife and our natural environment. JBZoo has over 2,000 animals including lions, tigers, chimpanzees, red pandas, and toucans, along with indoor and outdoor exhibits, interactive experiences, and much more. Bissell Tree House is also available as a premier event/rental facility.

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Kirby House

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesFamily-owned

The Kirby House is the place to meet and eat in Grand Haven. A community favorite for excellent food, live entertainment, and simple relaxation with friends and family. Formerly a historic hotel of note, The Kirby House retains its old-world charm, while providing all the pleasantries of new world fare and hospitality. Come check out the brand new island bar, with five new HDTVs. Within walking distance of the shores of Lake Michigan, The Kirby House transcends the level of simple restaurant, and is the destination in Grand Haven for all things fun. The primarily American-influenced menu is incredibly diverse and is exemplary in its attention to culinary detail and passion.

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Rockford Construction

Building Services & Suppliers

We’re more than just a construction company. From planning, preconstruction, and development, to construction and property management, we provide solutions to meet our clients’ needs. We’re Rockford, builders of a changing world, and what we do is groundbreaking.

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Startup to Success Media, Marketing and Consulting Agency

Marketing, Advertising & PRSpecialty ServicesHollandWoman-owned

We offer a full array of strategic marketing and consulting services to bring a business from conception to success!See More

ACTPhotoMedia

PhotographyWyoming-KentwoodMinority-ownedWoman-ownedAppointment Only

Mission: To cultivate beautiful experiences of authenticity that inspire and influence others to live authentically! As a speaker, event host and cultural educator. Mediums include multimedia production, blogging, one-on-one and group workshops.

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Bishop Distributing

Building Services & SuppliersCity of Grand RapidsFamily-owned

Bishop Distributing provides industry leading brands and innovative new flooring solutions for retailers and commercial applications in Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio.

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Brewery Vivant

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesEast HillsUptownB CorpFamily-ownedWoman-ownedCurbside Pick UpOnline Gift CardsOnline PurchasingStorefront

Farmhouse ales born in Grand Rapids. Brewery Vivant promotes living the good life by brewing farmhouse inspired beer, serving a from-scratch menu, and building a sustainable community one beer at a time. Visit the world’s first LEED-certified microbrewery housed in a refurbished historic funeral home in the East Hills neighborhood. Our menu reflects Michigan’s locally available, sustainably sourced agriculture. We believe pairing good beer with good food and good friends elevates the enjoyment of all. We offer tours on Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., first come, first served (no reservations required). Brewery Vivant is also one of Michigan’s B Corporations.

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Grand Rapids Community Foundation

Community Organizations

Through our grantmaking and initiatives, we lead Kent County in making positive, sustainable change. With a permanent endowment that’s been growing since 1922, our Community Foundation supports local nonprofits, guides significant social change, and helps donors achieve their philanthropic goals.

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Jonker’s Garden

Floral & GardenHollandFamily-ownedOnline Gift CardsStorefront

Jonker’s Garden is a year-round garden center offering a huge variety of annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, tropical plants, and garden art in a unique indoor/outdoor setting, serviced by a staff with more than 350 years of combined gardening experience.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Arts & EntertainmentFloral & GardenFamily-owned

One of the nation’s most significant sculpture and botanic experiences, Meijer Gardens includes Michigan’s largest tropical conservatory; five indoor theme gardens; outdoor gardens, nature trails and boardwalk; sculpture galleries and permanent sculpture collection; library; café; gift shop; classrooms; and meeting rooms.

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CWD Real Estate Investment

Real Estate & Relocation

A leading local real estate investment and property management firm in Grand Rapids. CWD commits to strengthening the urban center and community of Grand Rapids by making strategic investments that provide high-quality places to live, work, and be entertained.

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Big Steps Little Feet

Kids & FamilyFamily-owned

Big Steps Little Feet has provided quality preschool and child care services for 27 years. We have grown to 15 classrooms and are licensed for 200 children. We strive to partner with parents to build positive character qualities in a safe and nurturing environment. We believe each child is a gift and deserves the best opportunity at becoming their best self. We provide care for children 6 weeks to 12 years old and have forty employees. It is our goal to make every day a fun, engaging learning experience that challenges the children and strengthens our staff in a healthy way.See More

Essence Restaurant Group

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesEmployee-owned

Essence Restaurant Group creates extraordinary dining experiences with our family of concept restaurants known for exceptional service, knowledgeable associates, creative cuisine, and superior beverage.

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Olly’s Donuts

Event Planning & CateringRestaurants, Food & Beverages

Make your event more fun and memorable! Olly’s Donuts makes mini-donuts on location and serves them fresh and warm in your choice of flavors!

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Discovery Financial, LLC

Banking & Finance

Discovery Financial LLC provides clients with comprehensive financial planning to implement an individual plan using a wide variety of products and services. We help clients pursue their financial peace of mind.

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Golf Club at Thornapple Pointe

Specialty ServicesSports/OutdoorCity of Grand Rapids

A panoramic view of the breathtaking Thornapple River provides the backdrop for this expansive eighteen hole course, featuring bentgrass fairways and impeccably groomed tees and greens.

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West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum

Community Organizations

A non-profit organization promoting business practices that demonstrate environmental stewardship, economic vitality, and social responsibly through education and collaboration.

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Oppenhuizen Law PLC

Business ServicesLegalCity of Grand RapidsEmployee-ownedFamily-owned

Oppenhuizen Law is a law firm specializing in patents, trademarks, and copyrights. We provide first rate legal counsel at very competitive rates.

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Schnitz Deli

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesEast Fulton

Always voted Grand Rapids Best Delicatessen. All salad, soups, breads are from scratch. Imported cheeses, pastrami, corned beef, roast beef made in house.

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Sunnybrook Country Club

Sports/Outdoor

The country club in Grandville offers a golf course, pool facilities, event space for weddings and business meetings, a restaurant, and more.

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MeXo

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesEast FultonFamily-owned

Prehispanic-influenced modern Mexican cuisine featuring Chef’s authentic regional cuisine, craft margaritas, and extensive tequila and mezcal selections.

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KreativeMotive

Business ServicesMarketing, Advertising & PRFamily-owned

kreativeMotive is a market research consulting firm based in Grand Rapids, MI specializing in Customer Satisfaction & Employee Engagement Measurement. We provide these services to diverse industries, including: Manufacturing, Education, Construction, Healthcare, Financial, Real Estate, Retail, & more.

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1 Bold Step

Business ServicesComputers, Web & TelecomMarketing, Advertising & PRCity of Grand Rapids

We provide marketing strategy and marketing operations support.  This usually starts with an understanding of overall company goals to ensure that marketing teams are working on the right things.  Acting as an extension of a client’s marketing department (onsite or virtually), we help create systems, order and accountability.  With a focus on increasing sales and proving return on marketing investment, we’re determined to change marketing from overhead to value add.

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Last Mile Cafe

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesBoston SquareMinority-ownedWoman-owned

We exist to change the narrative of coffee to be more sustainable, equitable, and inclusive.See More

Beacon Hill at Eastgate

Event Planning & CateringHealth & WellnessRestaurants, Food & Beverages

Beacon Hill at Eastgate is a distinctive, not-for-profit retirement community located in Grand Rapids’ desirable Eastgate neighborhood offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation, and Memory Care.

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Furniture City Creamery

Restaurants, Food & BeveragesCity of Grand RapidsWoman-owned

Furniture City Creamery is a small batch, locally-focused, and socially conscious craft ice cream and dessert shop designed to idealize and modernize the ice cream shops of old.

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Vintage Prime & Seafood

Restaurants, Food & Beverages

Located within the new Cork Wine & Grille, Vintage is a luxurious restaurant. Featuring prime aged steaks, incredible seafood, a 180 bottle wine list, and impeccable service, Vintage is sure to excite you and your guests. Featuring forty-eight seats, reservations are highly recommended for this exclusive restaurant. Be one of the first to indulge in our newest dining experience.

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