July 2011 News

Innovation requires ‘supportive culture,’ award winner says

Innovation requires ‘supportive culture,’ award winner says

In the words of Christina Keller of Cascade Engineering, “Innovation keeps companies fresh. It creates value and competitive advantage.” From Michigan’s largest institutions to its newest startups, innovation is the key for businesses to advance the state’s economy.

2010 Winner to Move from GRAM to ArtPrize Hub

2010 Winner to Move from GRAM to ArtPrize Hub

Cavalry, American Officers, 1921, the first-place winner of the 2010 ArtPrize Award by artist Chris LaPorte, will be on view at the Grand Rapids Art Museum for only two more weekends, until August 7. The piece will be transferred from its current location in GRAM’s DeVos/Van Andel East Court Gallery on August 8 to make room for preparations for GRAM’s 2011 ArtPrize installations.

Triple Bottom Line Design

Triple Bottom Line Design

That Hydraid has found success where other products have failed can be attributed, at least in part, to the up-front design work that went into the product, attests Cascade Engineering’s Christina Keller.