Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers real estate, construction, architecture and design, retail, nonprofits, technology and film. Email Mike at mnichols at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @mike5nichols


Grocery store invests $2.5M in renovation

July 31, 2014
A family owned grocery store has bought the shopping center where it operates, and it's planning a major renovation. Read More

Dealer expands with used car dealership

July 31, 2014
A car dealer is expanding in one of its existing markets by opening a used-car dealership. Read More

Social center opens off 28th Street

July 30, 2014
There’s a new rentable venue near 28th Street that offers space for just about anything a diverse community needs. Read More

Guitar school jams downtown

July 29, 2014
A Holland native is bringing his global guitar business to downtown Grand Rapids to teach the business community how to jam. Read More

Foundation awards $4.1M in grants

July 25, 2014
Millions of grant dollars are being put back into the community, thanks to a West Michigan foundation. Read More

Construction firm travels north for $6.6M apartment building

July 24, 2014
A construction firm has transformed an old school in the Upper Peninsula into a $6.6-million apartment building. Read More

Nonprofit awards $3.3M in basic-needs grants

July 23, 2014
A nonprofit has distributed millions in grant dollars to support the basic needs of 39 organizations in the region. Read More

Triangle Associates names SVP

July 23, 2014
The construction firm Triangle Associates has named a new senior vice president and market segment leader with more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Read More

Urban venue opens doors

July 21, 2014
A rentable urban venue is throwing a launch party to make new friends in its Grand Rapids neighborhood. Read More

Engineering firm expands east

July 21, 2014
An engineering firm has expanded its presence on the east side of the state. Read More