Danielle Nelson

Danielle Nelson

Danielle Nelson is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers law, startups, agriculture, sports, marketing, PR and advertising and arts and entertainment. Email Danielle at dnelson at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @Dan_Nels


Hospitality industry names WAVE Award winners

November 20, 2017
Experience Grand Rapids and the Kent County Hospitality Association have named the winners of the 10th-annual WAVE Awards. Read More

Marketing firm acquires ad agency

November 17, 2017
After 18 months of planning, a local marketing firm has acquired an advertising agency. Read More

LaughFest reveals lineup

November 16, 2017
Gilda’s LaughFest has announced the comedians who will headline its next “festival of laughter.” Read More

Kent County creating mental health court

November 15, 2017
Kent County has been awarded funds to create a mental health court. Read More

Griffins tickets in demand despite smaller crowds

Hockey team sees increase in full- and partial-season plans, expects bigger attendance once football season ends.

November 10, 2017
Although the crowd size doesn’t quite reflect it, tickets for the Grand Rapids Griffins are in high demand. Read More

Ag industry growth slows

Dietary changes, technology cause Michigan’s supply to outpace demand in livestock, crops and horticulture.

November 10, 2017
West Michigan continues to lead the state’s agricultural sector, but the growth rate is regressing. Read More

Downtown museum reports best-ever year

November 10, 2017
A museum in downtown Grand Rapids has broken its attendance record for the third consecutive year. Read More

Soccer club creating fields

November 8, 2017
A local soccer club is hosting a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday for its new fields. Read More

Movie theater chain opens location

November 7, 2017
An international movie theater chain has opened another cineplex in the region. Read More

Grand Rapids Symphony screening 'An American in Paris'

November 7, 2017
The Grand Rapids Symphony is performing during screenings of “An American in Paris” this weekend. Read More