West Michigan Intern Connect brings hundreds of job hunters downtown

Hello West Michigan Intern Connect
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV) West Michigan Intern Connect is a one day event where interns can learn about West Michigan by touring businesses and organizations, listening to dynamic speakers and networking with business leaders. There are several elements that will keep interns engaged and excited about working in the West Michigan community. A portion of the day will be devoted to touring local businesses to see what companies have to offer. Interns will have the opportunity to meet and network with local employers during the strolling dinner with Senior Leaders at the Grand Rapids Art Museum. West Michigan Intern Connect is expecting 600 interns, 100 business leaders, and 50 volunteers to participate. The tour will include satellite venues, and insight from dynamic leaders in the community will speak during the rally at DeVos Place. Register for Intern Connect.

Speakers will include:

Austin Gresham

Chef, Butch’s Dry Dock


Bill Kirk

Mobility Manager, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc.


Christian Gaines

Executive Director, ArtPrize


Eric O’Brien

Digital Content Strategist, Clear Channel Media + Entertainment


Jessica Ann Tyson

Director of Diversity, Experience Grand Rapids


Kelly Lecoy

Owner, Uptown Kitchen


Monica Clark

Director of Community Development, 616 Development


*Photos Courtesy: WMinternconnect.com

Venues will include 616 Loft, blue 35, Clear Channel, Davenport University, DeVos Performance Hall, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc, The Factory, Civic Theatre, Macatawa Bank, Meijer, MLive Media Group, GRid70, SpringThrough, Start Garden, UICA, sa, Van Andel Arena and Varnum Attorneys at Law. Connect and register here.

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