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

ARTICLES

Grand River should be the ‘gem’ of the city

Group embarks on preliminary engineering and design work that would restore the rapids.

October 24, 2014
“How can you make Grand Rapids suck a little less?” Read More

Trampoline park takes next leap

October 24, 2014
An international franchise of trampoline centers is expanding in the region. Read More

Home design show visits city

October 23, 2014
Need ideas on how to turn your house into a home? Read More

Developers target Grand Rapids' 'next great neighborhood'

October 22, 2014
The historic Creston neighborhood in northeast Grand Rapids is set to see three projects under development that will create new apartments, a rooftop bar and retail space — which city officials believe will help transform the area. Read More

Retailer rolls out everyday meal options

October 20, 2014
A retailer has rolled out a “first-of-its-kind” initiative that blends its stores and online presence to help customers make everyday meals. Read More

Chamber produces Minority Business Showcase

October 20, 2014
In a community striving to diversify its talent landscape, an upcoming event is seeking to amplify the voices of West Michigan’s diverse talent. Read More

MCOY Awards names familiar winner

O-A-K’s win is first under its new president, Frank Stanek.

October 17, 2014
At an event that’s been referred to as the “Golden Globes for general contractors," Michigan’s longest-standing commercial contractor took home the big prize. Read More

Car dealer plans jobs for expansion

October 17, 2014
A car dealer with a “greatly expanding” business is planning to hire 20 to 30 employees for its newly acquired space on 29th Street. Read More

Electronics reseller plugs into next store

October 17, 2014
An e-waste recycler and reseller has expanded its local footprint. Read More

Subcontractors name Michigan Contractor of the Year

October 16, 2014
A contractor with a long local history is the new Michigan Contractor of the Year. Read More