Rick DeVos

Rick DeVos Urges Culture Of Startups For Michigan Economy

DeVos appeared on WWJ-TV CBS Detroit’s show “Michigan Matters” talking about how our state needs to break its cycle of relying on big business and monolithic ways of doing things.

CBS 62–12/16/2011

An ArtPrize 2010 installation in Grand Rapids

GVSU: Economic Impact Of ArtPrize $7 Million

Grand Valley State University researchers have found that during the 2010 ArtPrize roughly 400,000 visitor days generated an estimated economic impact of as much as $7.5 million for the Grand Rapids area.


Grand Rapids Man Wins $250,000 ArtPrize Competition

Chris LaPorte’s eight-foot by 28-foot pencil drawing, “Cavalry, American Officers, 1921,” was declared the winner of the second annual ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids.


Comcast Is Technology Sponsor Of GR's ArtPrize

Comcast announced that it will be the official technology sponsor for ArtPrize, the world’s largest art competition open to any artist who can find space in Grand Rapids. The citywide exhibit, which is open to […]