February 22

Tech firm opens office

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

Meijer Gardens reveals three summer concerts

Organizers of a local amphitheater summer concert series have revealed three initial acts. Read More

Downtown Market says it’s on ‘solid footing’

Despite having twice requested extensions on its $3-million loan with the state of Michigan, Mimi Fritz of the Grand Rapids Downtown Market said the Grand Action and Downtown Development Authority-backed venture is financially sustainable and ... Read More

Filmmaker signs distribution deal

A film shot and produced in Grand Rapids is now available to global audiences. Read More

Senior living community plans $3M makeover

A local senior living community is preparing for a $3-million facelift. Read More

Yum! Brands CEO joins manufacturer's board

A manufacturer in the region has named the head of a global restaurant company to its board of directors. Read More

Car wash chain sells to Arizona company

A local car wash chain has been acquired by an Arizona company. Read More

Q&A: Dawn Garcia Ward

Dawn Garcia Ward sees herself as “a pioneer” in the field of data record information management and information governance. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Jim Conner of Triangle Associates

Jim Conner — VP of business development at Triangle Associates — is the featured guest in episode 22 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

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Special Publications

GRBJ The Newsmakers of the Year   The Newsmakers
of the Year
Who made news in 2016?
See profiles of our Newsmaker finalists.
40 Under Forty   40 Under
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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Gemini Publications

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.