The Right Place, Inc.

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  • Community and Civic Organizations
125 Ottawa Avenue NW
Suite 450
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 771-0325
(616) 771-0555 (fax)

About Us

he Right Place, Inc. is West Michigan?s leading non-profit economic development organization supported through investments from the private and public sector. Our mission is to promote wealth read more
  • About

    he Right Place, Inc. is West Michigan?s leading non-profit economic development organization supported through investments from the private and public sector. Our mission is to promote wealth creation and economic growth in the areas of quality employment, productivity and innovation in West Michigan by developing jobs through leading business retention, expansion and attraction efforts.

    Staffed by a team of economic development and business professionals with more than 150 years of combined experience, we serve both current and prospective West Michigan companies. This provides one-stop assistance for location, innovation and growth.

    The Right Place concentrates on the following strategic priorities: leading West Michigan business development efforts, identifying and developing emerging growth opportunities, and strengthening the global competitiveness and innovation of our existing regional manufacturers.

    Our organization has provided assistance connecting Israeli-owned businesses and intellectual property with West Michigan resources for further research and product development. Industry concentrations include: aerospace, defense, optics, and medical device manufacturing.

  • Highlights

    • INTERACTION BETWEEN MICHIGAN & ISRAEL:
    • The Right Place has long-standing business development relationships with several Israeli-based companies.
    • They specifically concentrate on joint ventures and international supply chain opportunities.

    MIBB Sponsors and Members

    DIAMOND SPONSORS
    Detroit Manufacturing Systems
    Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit
    Lis Ventures LLC
    Legacy Preservation Services
    Michigan Economic Development Corporation

    GOLD SPONSORS
    Delphi Foundation
    Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor
    Mill Steel Company
    Roojoom
    Strategic Staffing Solutions 

    SILVER SPONSORS
    General Dynamics Land Systems
    Oakland County Economic Development
    Production Tool Supply
    ZenaComp, Inc.

    BRONZE SPONSORS
    Brooks Kushman
    Butzel Long
    Detroit Regional Chamber
    Digital Image Studios
    Gerson Family
    Four Financial Group
    Honigman, Miller, Schwartz & Cohn LLP
    Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss P.C.
    Lipson, Neilson, Cole, Seltzer, & Garin, PC
    Michael B. Serling, PC
    Oakland University
    PROVIZR
    Rebuild Group
    Rehmann
    TowerSec
    The Trendlines Group
    University of Michigan
    William and Audrey Farber Family Foundation

    CORPORATE MEMBERS
    Alexander Associates, Inc.
    Ann Arbor SPARK
    Argus Cyber Security
    Ari-El Enterprises, Inc
    AutoHarvest
    Automation Alley
    Bloom General Contracting, Inc.
    Bottle Crew
    Choice Tel/Choice Cyber
    Dasi Solutions LLC
    Decade Products
    Digital Powwow
    Flint Jewish Federation   
    Gal-Mar, LLC
    Grand Valley State University
    Great Lakes Angels
    Gross & Co
    HoMedics
    Israel With Lori Lasday - IWiLL
    Jewish Federation of Grand Rapids
    Jewish National Fund
    JPMorgan
    Karamba Security 
    Lawrence Technological University
    Leo CFO Consulting
    Macomb County Planning & Economic Development
    McCullough Corporation
    Michigan Business Network
    Miller Canfield
    Mirus Global
    MJ Bennett LLC
    New Eagle Consulting, LLC
    OurCrowd
    Padnos
    Pediatric IBD Foundation
    Quality Engineering
    R & L Associates, LLC
    Seamless IoT
    Stone & Simons
    Stout Risius Ross
    The Hunter Group
    The Outbound Group
    The Right Place
    UIS
    VeriShow
    Vivacqua Law
    Wallside Windows
    Warner Norcross & Judd
    WW Group Inc

    PARTNERS
    Gov't. of Israel Economic Mission to the Midwest
    Israel Export & International Coop. Institute

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