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.