August 1

Slows Bar-B-Q coming fast

The widely anticipated opening of a well-respected barbecue restaurant in Grand Rapids will be happening soon. Read More

County confirms first case of West Nile

The summer’s first case of West Nile virus has shown up in West Michigan. Read More

80-store outlet mall ready to go

An outlet shopping destination is opening the doors to nearly 80 stores this weekend in Byron Center. Read More

Isn’t she Grand?

A Michigan landmark has been named one of the top resorts in the world. Read More

Corporate center changes hands

A business complex in the heart of Wyoming’s manufacturing district has a new owner. Read More

Civic partners market 35 key properties

A regional partnership has launched a targeted marketing campaign aimed at key developers for strategic sites in Kent and Muskegon counties. Read More

AT&T opens new Grand Rapids location

AT&T’s presence in the West Michigan area keeps growing. Read More

Catholic Charities names VP of HR

A human resources professional with experience in the manufacturing sector is assuming a leadership role with an agency providing social services throughout West Michigan. Read More

Party hits the streets this weekend

The second annual event celebrating local businesses, talent and community is setting up shop this weekend along the lakeshore. Read More

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2015 Book of Lists

Top Area Senior Residential Communities

Top Area Hospitals

Top Area Office Furniture Dealers

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Special Publications

GRBJ The Newsmakers of the Year   The Newsmakers
of the Year
Who made news in 2014?
See profiles of our Newsmaker finalists and Impact Award winner.
40 Under Forty 2014   40 Under 
Forty 2014
Meet Grand Rapids Business Journal's 2014 40 Under Forty honorees and prepare to be inspired.
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County’s consideration of change in airport management deserves support

Kent County, and especially Gerald R. Ford International Airport, are fast approaching a monumental change that could provide a boost to all regional businesses.

Understanding a family’s impact on business value

Nearly all family businesses are created with the intention that the business will grow and be successful, generating value for its owners, employees and community, well beyond the lifespan of its founders.

Lawmakers need to come together to fix roads

We have been spinning our wheels on road funding in Michigan for years.
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Gemini Publications

GRM June 2015   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 2015 Summer   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.