Change Ups

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


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

Change Ups: WMU Cooley Law School associate dean inducted into alumni ROTC Hall of Fame

May 5, 2017
Retired Brigadier General and current WMU Cooley Law School associate dean and professor of law Michael C.H. McDaniel was inducted into the alumni ROTC Hall of Fame for the Seneca Battalion of the U.S. Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps at the Olean, New York-based St. Bonaventure University. Read More

Change Ups: Adtegrity to relocate

April 28, 2017
Adtegrity will relocate in June its staff of 40 to Grand Rapids’ West Side, occupying two floors of office space located above New Holland Brewing’s The Knickerbocker. Read More

Change Ups: Wastewater treatment project spurs new investment, jobs

April 21, 2017
A collaborative project between Continental Dairy Facilities LLC and Fairlife LLC will add additional on-site wastewater treatment capacity at Continental’s 100-acre dairy processing plant in Coopersville. Read More

Change Ups: MTM opens limitless time Youth House

April 14, 2017
Mel Trotter Ministries has opened a non-time limited supportive housing unit for homeless men, ages 18-24. Read More