2018 Deal of the Year

Firstronic, a circuit board assembly company for the automotive and medical industries with a plant in Grand Rapids Michigan received Grow Michigan’s Deal of the Year award for its substantial growth in sales and employment in 2018. The Company increased its employment by 50 jobs and watched its sales increase over 45% in 2018 since Grow Michigan’s funding.

Pictured left to right: David Treadwell, outgoing Chairman of the Board of Managers of Grow Michigan; Henry Brennan, Founder of Grow Michigan as well as a member of the Board of Managers; Keith Van Der Weel, Senior Vice President at Bank of America; Peter Barclae, Director on the Board of Firstronic, LLC; John Sammut, President & CEO of Firstronic, LLC; Ryan Mulder, Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer at Bank of America; Patrick O’Keefe, CEO of Grow Michigan; Richard Baird, newly elected Chairman of the Board of Managers of Grow Michigan

2018 Deal of the Year