Like a lot of folks, DeVos is convinced small businesses will lead the region and state to its revival. He’s working to give those starting out a gentle nudge with 5 × 5 Night — a monthly event that gives $5,000 grants to those with innovative ideas.
“No matter where they live in our area, children can get a best-in-class education empowering them and their careers to take flight to any altitude they imagine,” DeVos said.
There’s a saying in aviation circles: A mile of highway gets you a mile farther down the road, but a mile of runway gets you anyplace in the world.
A complicated and drastically restructured public-private partnership will help move a proposed year-round downtown market project forward toward a possible May 2013 opening, its backers say.
‘The Melges 32 North American Championship 2011 was hosted by Sail Newport in Newport, RI, USA from the 29th to the 31st July 2011. Melges 32 North American Championship’s final day has resulted in a stunning victory for 20 year old Ryan DeVos aboard Volpe. Ed Baird called tactics while Dick DeVos, Scott Nixon, Sam Rogers, Mike Hill, Drew Weirda, Alex Clegg and Cary Seigler served as crew.