Danielle Nelson

Danielle Nelson

Danielle Nelson is a Grand Rapids Business Journal staff reporter who covers law, startups, agriculture, sports, marketing, PR and advertising and arts and entertainment. She is also the staff researcher who compiles the weekly lists. Email Danielle at dnelson at grbj dot com. Follow her on Twitter @Dan_Nels


Project 1 reveals installation sites

May 21, 2019
Project 1 has named three locations in Grand Rapids where it will make its debut. Read More

Partnership leads to cheaper educational opportunities

Davenport offers tuition discounts for employees and members of Lake Michigan Credit Union.

May 17, 2019
Two West Michigan institutions are partnering to provide affordable educational opportunities. Read More

Askme rebrands recently acquired music entity

Music Host Entertainment will offer DJ services exclusively for wedding events.

May 17, 2019
Wedding bells will continue to ring for one family-owned company. Read More

Drive have plan for life after agreement with Pistons expires

Investment group is adamant about staying on west side of the state.

May 17, 2019
The investors refused to move. SSJ Group LLC, owners of the Gatorade League professional basketball team Grand Rapids Drive, decided to remain in the city where the team originated five years ago, after its NBA affiliate, the Detroit Pistons, wanted the team to move to the Motor City. Read More

Meijer Gardens opens Padnos rooftop

May 17, 2019
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will look a little different the next time you visit. Read More

Attorney wins Carol Van Andel Angel of Excellence Award

May 15, 2019
A local attorney has been honored for his legal assistance to a major institution downtown. Read More

GRPD hosting recruitment event for women

May 13, 2019
The Grand Rapids Police Department wants more women to protect and serve its community. Read More

LEAD program empowers young people of color

Course looks to prepare 15- to 24-year-olds for employment with workshops for résumé and cover letter writing, interviewing.

May 10, 2019
The city of Grand Rapids is fortifying young people for the workforce. Read More

Inside Track: Circuitous path helps to pay it forward

Cancer survivor and Askme Entertainment CEO and owner wants to help those battling disease.

May 10, 2019
Andrew Rounds is still alive. Less than a year ago, his life was in doubt after the CEO and owner of Askme Entertainment Group LLC was diagnosed with one of the deadliest diseases in the world. Read More

Law firm appoints member

May 10, 2019
A local attorney has been named a member of his firm. Read More