HarperCollins http://michiganradio.org en Christian book publisher Zondervan downsizes in Grand Rapids http://michiganradio.org/post/christian-book-publisher-zondervan-downsizes-grand-rapids <p>75 workers will be laid off from Christian book publisher Zondervan&rsquo;s distribution warehouse in July of 2012. <a href="http://www.zondervan.com/cultures/en-us/home.htm">Zondervan </a>currently employs 325 people.</p><p><a href="http://www.zondervan.com/Cultures/en-US/NewsRoom/NewsReleases/scott+macdonald+appointed.htm?QueryStringSite=Zondervan">Scott Macdonald</a> is president and CEO of the Grand Rapids-based company that publishes Bibles, children&rsquo;s books, and Christian authors.</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;We&rsquo;re a family. We have a long history and heritage (in Grand Rapids). This is a significant impact on our family but it&rsquo;s one that&rsquo;s driven by a changing business climate and it&rsquo;s the right decision for us at this time because of that.&rdquo; Sat, 14 May 2011 16:33:00 +0000 Lindsey Smith 2501 at http://michiganradio.org Christian book publisher Zondervan downsizes in Grand Rapids