Steve Wilson, who has served as
president of the Grand Rapids/Kent County (Mich.) Convention and
Visitors Bureau for 15 years, is stepping down next month to become
executive director of the Ruth Mott Foundation, a philanthropic
organization based in Flint, Mich. George Helmstead has been
promoted to executive vice president, and he will direct operations
at the CVB along with vice president Janet Korn until a permanent
replacement is named.