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Grand Rapids Annual Meeting

Grand Rapids Annual Meeting

Wednesday, January 29
5:00 - 8:00pm
83 Monroe Center St NW
Grand Rapids

Price: $90

Community Event

Kick-off the new year with Local First! This year, we are celebrating local ownership in an even BIGGER way by welcoming Paul Saginaw as our keynote speaker. Hear updates from Local First, get the first look at our Annual Report, and learn what's coming up in 2020. This event is open to the public - all are welcome!

About the Keynote Speaker

Paul Saginaw and Ari Weinzweig opened Zingerman’s Delicatessen on March 15, 1982 with the intent to make a great corned beef sandwich and an organization with soul. Since then, the Zingerman's Community of Businesses has grown to include a dozen child companies. Hear how their nontraditional approach to business created a small giant.


(Subject to change)

5:00 pm // Reception in the lounge
5:30 pm // Opening remarks
6:00 pm // Dinner
6:45 pm // State of Local First
7:00 pm // Keynote Speaker: Paul Saginaw
8:00 pm // Closing remarks & Adjournment