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

Meijer store earns Michigan Historical Marker

June 29, 2015
The state has marked one Meijer store’s place in history. Read More

Inside Track: Kelly helps underdogs to become achievers

Recognizing rock bottom propels single mom to new professional heights.

June 26, 2015
Katie Kelly had hit rock bottom. Read More

Franchise finds niche home market in WM

Builder is catering to clients who are 50-plus with new communities.

June 26, 2015
About a dozen years ago, Peter Engles was living in Columbus, Ohio, trying to find a way into the real estate market. Read More

C.R.A.P. Store opens in Wyoming

Brothers open business featuring truckloads of overstocked and unclaimed items.

June 26, 2015
Want to buy some cheap C.R.A.P.? Read More

Microsoft no longer supporting Windows 2003 beginning next month

Local tech firm says businesses still using the outdated system have a couple of options.

June 26, 2015
If your business is still using Windows 2003, it’s long past time for an upgrade, and soon you’ll really have no choice. The software has simply reached the end of its lifecycle. Read More

Furniture dealer outfits marketing agency

June 25, 2015
A marketing agency has a new office and new look in southwest Grand Rapids. Read More

Catholic Charities names director of philanthropy and communications

June 25, 2015
A long-time journalist in the region and state with board-level nonprofit experience is the new director of philanthropy and communications at Catholic Charities of West Michigan. Read More

East Beltline development signs restaurants

June 23, 2015
An expanding development along a busy retail corridor on East Beltline is planning for the arrival of five tenants offering a range of dining options. Read More

Trader Joe's schedules opening

June 19, 2015
The wait is almost over. Read More

Real estate firm buys historic building for $5.3M

June 19, 2015
A building in Grand Rapids that’s part of the National Register of Historic Places and a former office furniture plant site has changed hands. Read More