February 23

Bank signs lease to anchor downtown landmark

A bank is set to be the anchor tenant of a newly renovated downtown building. Read More

Nonprofit finds new home

A nonprofit in town has relocated, thanks to the help of local businesses — including a donated space. Read More

Tech firm opens office

A technology firm in the region has expanded into another Michigan market. Read More

Downtown hosts conference on retail real estate

West Michigan real estate professionals will discuss retail topics and network at a conference downtown next month. Read More

Nonprofits merge forces

A pair of nonprofits focused on sustainable business practices have merged. Read More

Hard cider maker partners with craft spirits company

A local hard cider maker is developing a line of spirits in partnership with a Grand Rapids distillery. Read More

Hotelier appoints director of operations

A hotel and restaurant operator in the region has named a new director of operations. Read More

Rehabilitation company reaches settlement

A local physical rehabilitation company has agreed to pay a former investment advisor nearly $1.1 million as part of a settlement. Read More

Auto aftermarket supplier sells to private equity firm

A maker of aftermarket auto parts and lubricants in the region has been sold to a private equity firm. Read More

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GRBJ The Newsmakers of the Year   The Newsmakers
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Forty 2016
Meet Grand Rapids Business Journal's 2016 40 Under Forty honorees and prepare to be inspired.
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Educational achievement key in talent shortage problem

Grand Rapids employers universally are impacted by the talent shortage and identify the issue as the top concern in moving their businesses forward or expanding.

It takes a village

Early in 2016, I had that sinking feeling you get as an entrepreneur when you realize you completely underestimated your growing organization’s needs.

Letter: Thank you, GR reps, for supporting clean energy

In December, Gov. Rick Snyder signed bipartisan legislation that will increase Michigan’s use of clean, renewable energy and save Michigan families and businesses money on their electricity bills.

Two tax areas to watch if considering transfer of business

Thinking about transferring your family business interests or other assets this year?
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GRM February 2016   Grand Rapids Magazine

Grand Rapids Magazine is a celebration of all the people, places, art and industry that make this one grand place to live work and play.


  BLUE 2017 Cottages   Michigan Blue Magazine

Michigan BLUE is a lifestyle magazine that’s targeted at those with an affinity for life lived on water and the riches that living in Michigan brings.