Change Ups

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


Change Ups: Perrigo donation helps D.A. Blodgett-St. John’s relocate

June 14, 2019
The Perrigo Company Charitable Foundation donated $100,000 to D.A. Blodgett-St. John’s Together for Kids capital campaign to assist the consolidation of the organization’s three campuses into one main campus on Knapp Street. Read More

Change Ups: ACG Western Michigan Recognized as National Chapter of the Year

June 7, 2019
The Association for Corporate Growth Western Michigan won the national organization’s midsize chapter of the year award for the third consecutive year, making it the only chapter to win the award three times. Read More

Change Ups: WMU Cooley graduates honored with GRBA’s ‘3-in-10’ Award

May 31, 2019
WMU Cooley Law School graduates Christine Cameron, Kellen Dotson and Katie Johnson recently were presented with the Grand Rapids Bar Association’s “3-in-10” Award. Read More

Change Ups: Manier recognized as '15 Over 50'

May 24, 2019
Mary Manier, director of sales at Experience Grand Rapids, was selected as one of Connect Association’s inaugural 15 Over 50. The distinction recognizes event professionals who have spent their career moving the meetings industry forward. Read More

Change Ups: GRVBA receives public service award

May 17, 2019
The Grand Rapids Veterans Bar Association (GRVBA) was presented with the Marion Hilligan Public Service Award during the recent Law Day. Read More

Change Ups: WMU Cooley Law School taps McGrath as president, dean

May 10, 2019
James McGrath, professor of law and associate dean for academic support and bar services at Texas A&M University School of Law, was selected as WMU Cooley Law School’s next president and dean. Read More

Change Ups: Lakewood Construction receives national Excellence in Construction Award

May 3, 2019
Holland-based Lakewood Construction’s work on the West Coast Chamber of Commerce in Holland earned the company a National Excellence in Construction Eagle Award from Associated Builders and Contractors in the category of Renovation - Less than $5 Million. Read More

Change Ups: Workforce board receives recognition

April 26, 2019
The West Michigan Works! Workforce Development Board was presented with the 2019 Trailblazer Award in a ceremony held in Washington D.C. Read More

Change Ups: Hatfields are new franchise owners of Floor Coverings International

April 19, 2019
Erick and Sharee Hatfield are the new franchise owners of Floor Coverings International. Read More

Change Ups: Bank of America appoints Lee senior VP

April 12, 2019
David Lee was named Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s senior vice president and senior relationship manager, serving middle market companies with annual revenues of $50 million to $2 billon. Read More