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Annual Meeting & LocalMotion Awards

Annual Meeting & LocalMotion Awards

Tuesday, January 27
Goei Center
818 Butterworth St SW
Grand Rapids 49504

Price: $40

Community Event

Local First's Fifth Annual Meeting & LocalMotion Awards is a night for Local First members to connect with each other over our shared vision and continue to create a stronger, more sustainable local economy in West Michigan. All Local First members are welcome to attend, as well as community organizers, politicians, and stakeholders. We expect over 300 to be in attendance this year.

This elegant event will start off with networking over beverages and appetizers, and then we'll move into a brief address from Local First and presentation of the LocalMotion Awards.

Learn more about the awardsStay tuned for the agenda for the evening.

A selection of appetizers will be served from the following businesses:

- Connies Cakes, LLC
- Essence Restaurant Group
- Field & Fire
- Nourish Organic Market
- Schuil Coffee Company
- Tacos El Cunado
- Terra GR
- Twisted Rooster

Bing Goei was announced the winner of the 2015 Guy Bazzani Local Legacy Award.

The following people and businesses were nominated for the remaining LocalMotion Awards and will be announced at the Annual Meeting:

616 Development
AL&S Solutions
Art of the Table
BBC Distributing
Bob Schulze
Brewery Vivant
Butch's Dry Dock
Clothing Matters
Coppercraft Distillery
Crane Dance Farm
David Lokker
Douglas Berg
Eastown Veterinary Clinic
Eighth Day Farm
Furniture City Creamery
Gazelle Sports
Girlfriend's Fit Club
Harvest Health
Hungerford Nichols CPA’s + Advisors
Jennifer Lotterman
Ken Freestone
Lemonjello's Coffee
Love's Ice Cream
Mike Hughes
New Holland Brewing Co.
Nightscape Studios
Nourish Organic Market
Pfeiffer Lincoln
Rapid Green Group
Salt & Pepper Savory Grill and Pub
Scott VanderKooy
Simpatico Coffee
Sip Organic Juice Bar
Tami VandenBerg
Thad Cummings
The Green Well Gastro Pub
The Rapid
Washington Square Minit Mart
Women's LifeStyle Magazine