Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers small business, startups, technology, nonprofits, HR, diversity, film, events and breaking news. Email Mike at mnichols at grbj dot com. Follow him on Twitter @mike5nichols


Get Caught Blue-Handed Day impacts local businesses

The ‘Buy Nearby’ campaign supports Michigan’s $93.7B retail industry.

October 9, 2015
Getting caught red-handed usually isn’t a whole lot of fun. Getting caught blue-handed — now that’s a different story. Read More

New rules could add 10 days to mortgage-closing process

U.S. agency launches TRID to provide borrowers with more information.

October 9, 2015
The rules have changed when it comes to mortgage settlements in the state of Michigan. Read More

MIOSHA launches a new construction safety program

October 9, 2015
Three of Michigan’s construction sectors are about to get a major safety inspection. Read More

Faith-based nonprofit names board members

October 9, 2015
A local faith-based nonprofit that serves the region has appointed several new members to its board. Read More

YWCA names Tribute winners

October 8, 2015
West Michigan is full of amazing women who can be celebrated. Read More

Nonprofit opens next thrift shop

October 8, 2015
A nonprofit has added to its network of thrift shops in the region. Read More

Beehive designer wins 5x5 Night

October 6, 2015
All honeybees may have a king in the form of one entrepreneur. Read More

Nonprofit produces anniversary dinner with Darryl Strawberry

October 5, 2015
One of the finest home run sluggers of his generation, the “Straw” himself, will be the guest speaker at a local nonprofit’s anniversary dinner. Read More

ArtPrize party benefits GRPS art programs

October 5, 2015
Ain’t no party like an ArtPrize party. Read More

Meijer names president

October 2, 2015
Meijer has named its seventh president in its 81-year history. Read More