Change Ups

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


Change Ups: Clark is electrical craft competition’s top finisher

February 23, 2018
Calvin Clark is the top finisher for the first annual ABC WMC Electrical Craft Competition. Read More

Change Ups: Koster, Hemingway receive Visionary Award

February 16, 2018
Dave Koster, general manager of the Holland Board of Public Works, and Tim Hemingway, Holland Board of Public Works board president, received the Lakeshore Advantage Visionary Award for their efforts that resulted in the Holland Energy Park. Read More

Change Ups: Jonker, Mulder new owners of Wolverine Building Group

February 9, 2018
Aaron Jonker and Curt Mulder are Wolverine Building Group’s new owners. Read More

Change Ups: Hastings introduces wireless temperature probe

February 2, 2018
Hastings, a worldwide manufacturer of hot line tools and equipment based in Hastings city, recently introduced a wireless temperature probe. Read More

Change Ups: Chow Hound moves to new Burton location

January 26, 2018
Chow Hound Pet Supplies moved its Breton Village store into a new building at 2490 Burton St. SE. Read More

Change Ups: Sofranko appointed artistic director

January 19, 2018
James Sofranko was appointed Grand Rapids Ballet’s new artistic director. Sofranko will be responsible for all artistic direction and artistic planning, including programming and hiring of dancers and choreographers, production staff, touring and outreach efforts. Read More

Change Ups: Winkelman promoted to principal

January 12, 2018
Troy-based Rehmann promoted CPA Tom Winkelman to principal in the firm’s Grand Rapids office. Read More

Change Ups: New Catholic elementary school to have STEM focus

January 5, 2018
St. Robert Catholic School will be a new independent Catholic elementary school scheduled to open in Ada in the fall of 2018, with a particular focus in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) curricula. Read More

Change Ups: Manns appointed to health council

December 29, 2017
Bill Manns, Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Grand Rapids president, was appointed to Gov. Rick Snyder’s recently established Public Health Advisory Council. Read More

Change Ups: Union Bank opens Ada branch

December 22, 2017
Union Bank opened a new branch in Ada within the Ada First LLC building at 523 Ada Drive SE. Read More