Tim Gortsema

Tim Gortsema

Tim Gortsema is managing editor of Grand Rapids Business Journal. Email Tim at tgortsema at grbj dot com.


Business Journal names Top Women Owned Businesses

March 15, 2017
On a day when the Business Journal honored West Michigan women business owners, there was nary a dry eye in the house. Read More

Business Journal honors Newsmakers of the Year

January 25, 2017
The Grand Rapids Business Journal’s 2016 Newsmaker of the Year is new to the region but plans to make a significant economic impact here far into the future. Read More

Business Journal names Top Women Owned Business finalists

January 23, 2017
Twenty-nine of the top women-owned businesses in the region will be the featured guests at a celebration of female entrepreneurs on March 15. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmaker nominees

December 12, 2016
Some names on this list may be more recognizable than others, but they all share one common trait — all with good reason: Each of them is a nominee for the Grand Rapids Business Journal’s Newsmaker of the Year honors. Read More

It’s time for West Michigan to fix itself

November 25, 2016
This cannot be overstated. Read More

What’s on your personal list?

April 22, 2016
Everybody loves a list. Over the past several days, grbj.com has reported on West Michigan cities appearing on several complimentary lists for business and lifestyle. Read More

Business Journal names Newsmaker nominees

December 9, 2015
Who are the people behind the headlines that shaped West Michigan over the past 12 months? Read More

Manufacturing is cool (and so is beer)

September 4, 2015
Five years ago, Grand Rapids Business Journal rarely mentioned craft beer in its pages, and then usually only as an afterthought. Now there is a reporter assigned to cover the beat, Pat Evans, who frequently appears on television for segments with partner station WZZM TV13 and has written a book on beer in Grand Rapids (“Grand Rapids Beer: An Intoxicating History of River City Brewing”). Read More

GR Family Magazine ceases publication

Gemini Publications rolls out last edition of highly decorated Grand Rapids Family Magazine.

August 21, 2015
A nationally acclaimed family and parenting publication based in Grand Rapids has produced its last issue. Read More

Business Journal names Top Women Owned Businesses

March 5, 2015
The cream of the region’s women-owned businesses recently rose to the top during the Business Journal’s Top Women Owned Businesses awards luncheon at the JW Marriott. Read More