Items Tagged with 'Mike Novakoski'

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Street Talk: Building pipelines remain packed

End of story.

February 15, 2019
Today’s front page carries a story highlighting $187 million in new private investment coming to Grand Rapids in 2019. But the city isn’t the only place with lofty economic development expectations. Read More

Consulting firm launches employee experience tool

uMap aims to help companies create positive culture that leads to ‘virtual waiting room’ of talent.

December 7, 2018
A new consulting firm is debuting a software tool it says will help managers shift their thinking to win the war for talent. Read More

Street Talk: On the road to cybersecurity

The other shoe.

August 3, 2018
A new Michigan high school curriculum focused on automotive cybersecurity training will be piloted this fall. Read More

Inside Track: Award-winning pedigree

Elzinga & Volkers president and CEO looks to put firm on national map with ‘right-brain’ leadership, employee-centric approach.

June 1, 2018
With a “right-brain” style of leadership and an employee-centric approach to business, Elzinga & Volkers President and CEO Mike Novakoski is on a mission to make the Holland-based construction firm “unmistakable.” Read More

Contractors earn national awards

April 4, 2018
Two West Michigan construction firms were honored for their work at a national awards ceremony. Read More

E&V pumps $40M into fall schedule

New lineup of projects scheduled to keep construction management firm busy into 2019.

November 24, 2017
New developments from Elzinga & Volkers are springing up across the state of Michigan. The Holland-based construction management firm has begun breaking ground on several new projects, some of which are expected to be complete next year, and others that are expected to keep the firm busy until 2019. Read More

Contractor changes its perspective

Third-party evaluation motivates Elzinga & Volkers to rethink how it does business.

October 28, 2016
A locked glass box sits on a conference table in the offices of Elzinga & Volkers Inc. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Mike Novakoski, president and CEO of Elzinga & Volkers

October 25, 2016
Mike Novakoski, president and CEO and Elzinga & Volkers, is the featured guest in episode five of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Elzinga & Volkers logs nearly 2,000 new projects in 2015

Company also returns 17 percent of profits to community initiatives.

January 29, 2016
The construction world was busy in West Michigan last year, and a recent report from one firm highlights some of its largest accomplishments. Read More

Inside Track: Novakoski sets himself apart through lifelong learning

Driving force behind the company’s success is the idea of doing an ‘unmistakably E&V’ job.

June 5, 2015
While many construction-related businesses are struggling to find the talent needed to operate in an increasingly good construction climate, Mike Novakoski said his company isn’t among them. Read More