Local resident to start beer co-op

by (AMENA)

Submitted 04-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

Dallas McCulloch has beer on the brain. He loves beer. He has traveled the world tasting beer. Plus, the 25 year old has his own beer brewery set up in his house. But his brewery is only the first step. He is creating a cooperative beer brewery...

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Want to talk to Mother Nature? Now, there's an app for that.

by (Rob Cole)

Submitted 12-07-2011 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

"Not what the weather is...but what it means."  That slogan captures in miniature a novel software application with potential global reach. Weather Collage is the brainchild of Grand Rapids entrepreneurs AJ Paschka and Andy Weber,...

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First 5x5 Event: Fire and Knife is the Big Winner

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 02-23-2011 under NEWS

"Relax." said Rick DeVos "This is not a competition, this isn't about business ideas and it is not a pitch night." DeVos' own latest idea, 5x5 Night drew a crowd of about 200 interested people who packed the Grand Rapids Art Museum's auditorium to...

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New Event To Generate Ideas and Prize Money

by (Roberta F. King)

Submitted 01-27-2011 under NEWS

ArtPrize founder Rick DeVos today announced 5x5 Night (pronounced “five by five”) a new event to be held the last Tuesday evening of each month in Grand Rapids. Five presenters will have five minutes each to sum up their ideas with five slides. Five...

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