GRAPE - Grand Rapids Area Professionals for Excellence

GRAPE - Grand Rapids Area Professionals for Excellence promotes Grand Rapids networking events.  We host Grand Rapids. MI speakers for the local business community. And we select those who provide creative ideas and solutions to our audience. Our networking crowd is rather diverse, so you'll never know who you might meet. Be sure to check us out- we're Grand Rapids networking at its best. 

Attend a GRAPE Event!

GRAPE hosts local thought leaders every third Thursday at lunch time. We provide time for social networking before and after each speaker.

"Meet People, Learn New Things"

- Jason Johnson, GRAPE Board VP


Volunteer of the Month

Thank You Eric Brefka for volunteering to videotape the June GRAPE event.  Eric is a recent graduate at Grand Valley State University with a major in Film/Video Production and a minor in Writing. He has various interests and skills when it comes to working on productions, but he focuses specifically on camera operation and lighting. He currently works at Fox 17 news in Grand Rapids  and is working towards becoming a freelance videographer/photographer on the side.