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


Breakfast restaurant orders next location

March 3, 2015
A former Bob Evans building isn’t going to be vacant for much longer. Read More

IT firm names CEO as co-founder retires

March 2, 2015
For a growing IT firm, the end of an era has created a new one. Read More

Franchisee opens next Culver's

March 2, 2015
The man who first introduced Michigan to Culver’s is now opening the first Culver’s between the Grand Rapids area and Kalamazoo. Read More

Sports bar chain targets market

February 27, 2015
A sports bar chain that’s been described as a Scottish-themed version of Hooters is planning to enter the West Michigan market. Read More

Firm plans to redevelop school into urban apartments

February 26, 2015
A developer is planning to convert a former elementary school into urban affordable apartments for seniors. Read More

IT firm names COO

February 26, 2015
The new chief operating officer at an IT firm has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. Read More

Real estate firm joins national franchise

February 26, 2015
A growing residential real estate firm has made a strategic move to join a national franchise with a strong “lead network.” Read More

Supermarket chain enters market

February 25, 2015
A national chain of supermarkets with a focus on "real food" has moved into the West Michigan market. Read More

Association produces Opportunity and Risk in Today's Global Marketplace

February 24, 2015
A local association focused on trade is partnering with a global supply chain group to host a half-day conference this week. Read More

University receives largest-ever outright gift

February 23, 2015
A family has cemented its name and legacy into a university in the region. Read More