Change Ups

Submit announcements concerning personnel changes, new businesses, changes of address, etc. to bjchangeups at grbj dot com.


Change Ups: Willi selected for Blackboard MVP program

July 21, 2017
Grand Rapids Community College instructional technologist and designer Meegan Willi was selected to participate in the Blackboard MVP program. Read More

Change Ups: Blandford Nature Center founder receives inaugural award

July 14, 2017
Blandford Nature Center founder and former director Mary Jane Dockeray is the inaugural recipient of the Association of Nature Center Administrators’ ANCA President’s Award for foundational leadership in the Nature and Environmental Learning Center Profession. Read More

Change Ups: Delabbio retires

July 7, 2017
Kent County administrator/controller Daryl Delabbio retired June 30. Read More

Change Ups: WZZM 13 wins 12 Emmys

June 30, 2017
WZZM 13 snagged 12 Emmys at the 39th annual National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Michigan Chapter held at the MotorCity Sound Board Theater in Detroit. Read More

Change Ups: Peacock finalist for entrepreneur award

June 23, 2017
Byron Center-based PRO-VISION Video Systems founder and CEO Steve Peacock was selected as one of the finalists for the Ernst & Young 2017 Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in the Michigan and Northwest Ohio region. Read More

Change Ups: Wilcox named Teacher of the Year

June 16, 2017
East Kentwood High School mathematics teacher Luke Wilcox was named the 2017-18 Michigan Teacher of the Year. Read More

Change Ups: Sall tapped as Wyoming’s assistant city manager

June 9, 2017
Sall tapped as Wyoming’s assistant city manager. Read More

Change Ups: Bekins rated No. 1

May 26, 2017
Bekins is rated No. 1 in Michigan and 45th nationally by custom electronics business trade magazine “CE Pro” in its 2017 Top 100 rankings for its work in electronics and integration. Read More

Change Ups: Cimitile tapped as GVSU provost, executive VP

May 19, 2017
Starting July 1, with the opportunity for an extension, Maria Cimitile will be Grand Valley State University’s new provost and executive vice president for academic and student affairs. Read More

Change Ups: Allen named Catholic Charities CEO

May 12, 2017
Kathleen M. Allen, an attorney with a long history of working with the disadvantaged and in family law, was named chief executive officer of Catholic Charities West Michigan. Read More