Higher Standard: Company’s certification also a mindset

Higher Grounds Trading Co. is the only B Corp-certified business in Traverse City. What does that mean? B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.  B Corp is to business what...

Development Minervini-Style

Ray Minervini Sr. heads the Minervini Group, a family-run development company that has spent the past 14 years turning the former Traverse City State Hospital property into a mixed-use community that features shops, restaurants, offices, residences and more than 400 acres of preserved parkland. Minervini, 74,...