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Candidate Testimonials

Jamie

By |May 24th, 2018|Categories: Profiles|

The ironic part of hiring Jamie to be an intern with Hello West Michigan is when she started with us, she had every intention of leaving West Michigan when she graduated from GVSU. In previous [...]

Kelly P.

By |March 15th, 2018|Categories: Profiles|

Originally a Michigan native, Kelly was born in Cadillac but grew up in Northern Indiana after her family moved there when she was two. After meeting her now husband, she spent her teen years around [...]

Tim D.

By |March 13th, 2018|Categories: Profiles|

Tim grew up in East Grand Rapids and loved all of the outdoor opportunities that surrounded him while also being close to an urban downtown. He loved going camping, visiting Lake Michigan, and being able to get out [...]

Scott B.

By |February 20th, 2018|Categories: Profiles|

Scott is a Michigander, born and raised, but has also worked and lived in places like California, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Ohio. The common thread for all of these locales is water. Scott loves living near water and the beach (Ohio [...]

Brandy M.

By |May 8th, 2017|Categories: Profiles|

Born and raised in Grand Rapids, Brandy has roots and strong ties here in West Michigan that she could not help but return to. Upon graduation from Western Michigan University in 2008, Brandy decided to [...]

Jeffrey S.

By |April 12th, 2017|Categories: Profiles|

Jeffrey’s list of residences reads like a list of iconic American cities. He was born and raised in Livingston, New Jersey before attending college at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. After graduating, he lived [...]

Amber G.

By |April 12th, 2017|Categories: Profiles|

After only a month of living in West Michigan, Amber, a North Carolina native, already feels at home. Living in North Carolina and later attending college in Florida, one might think West Michigan is an [...]

Lauren C.

By |March 20th, 2017|Categories: Profiles|

Raised in West Michigan, Lauren headed to Chicago for her first job offer after graduating from Calvin College. Like many West Michigan Natives, Lauren wanted a change of scenery, which she found working at a [...]

Don R.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Hailing from Lansing and a graduate of Western Michigan University, Don worked all over Michigan before moving to Massachusetts and then to Upstate New York to work on the vendor side of the IT industry. [...]

Olivier

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Originally from France, Olivier spent the last 15 years living and working outside of London, England. But when his wife began thinking about relocating for her job with Amway, the couple began to consider leaving [...]

Lisa

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

As a West Michigan native, Lisa already finds the beaches of Grand Haven very familiar. Leaving her hometown of Spring Lake behind, Lisa went to college at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. After graduating with [...]

Monty K.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Normally when you speak with college students about their hometowns, the last thing they say about it is that “it is magical.” Typically the plans for a soon-to-be graduate consist of hopping in the car [...]

Joel R.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Joel is originally from Pennsylvania, however attended Michigan State University. While at college he met his wife, whose family was originally from Michigan. After college the both of them moved back to Pennsylvania for two [...]

Anne G.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Anne is a firm believer in deciding what she wants and making it happen. As native Michigander from the opposite side of the state, she considers herself fortunate to have made her dream a [...]

Peter B.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Like many Michigan natives, Peter wanted to try something new after graduating high school. He picked Butler University in Indianapolis and left for the big city. Butler was full of opportunities for Peter where he worked [...]

Anthony A.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

Michigan’s Internship Movie and Mixer in June,” said Anthony. “I met several people, passed my resume along, and got a call a week later.” Anthony couldn’t be happier with his “first real job.” He enjoys [...]

Gigi B.

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Profiles|

“I don’t have any winter clothing” seems like a pretty good excuse not to move to West Michigan from your warm home in Austin, Texas. But that reason didn’t fly for Gigi, whose husband wanted [...]