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


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

Real estate firm triples footprint

February 23, 2015
A growing residential real estate firm is expanding by opening offices in a pair of neighborhoods it already serves. Read More

Chow Hound names director of retail operations

February 23, 2015
A one-time retail stocker is now the director of retail operations at a chain of eight pet-supply stores. Read More

American Customer Satisfaction Index releases retail report

February 20, 2015
The 2014 American Customer Satisfaction Index Retail Report is out. Read More