West Michigan is quickly emerging as one of the best places in the country to start a career, a life or a family. And along the lakeshore, the Michigan Smart Coast boasts company innovation, professional fulfillment and continual sources of weekend entertainment.
We're a region globally recognized for leadership in manufacturing, food production, engineering, design, agriculture, tourism, health care and sustainability. More importantly, when you look at cost of living and sense of community, the West Michigan coastline stands out as your smart choice.
Locations vary throughout the summer
Grand Rapids Art Museum
Your internship is winding down for the summer and you’re thinking “What’s Next?” Now is a great time to expand your professional network and connect with employers looking for their next round of interns or even full-time hires. This isn’t a career fair, but it will help you take the next step in your career.
July 11 @ 5:30 pm
West Coast Chamber
Tour the West Coast Chamber's newly renovated space. Hear from their team and how they impact the companies here on the lakeshore. Free drinks and complimentary appetizers will be provided. All young professionals are welcome!
July 13 @ 5:30 pm
Fifth Third Ballpark
Register here. Enjoy a night with Grand Rapids Young Professionals and other local young professional organizations for a night of baseball and networking at Fifth Third Ballpark! Registration for this event includes access to an all-you-can-eat buffet at Alto-Gas In-Game BBQ Deck and seats in the reserved section. Registration ends on July 13th!
July 27 @ 7:00 pm
More details to come!
August 10 @ 5:30 pm