Change Ups

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


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

Change Ups: Colby joins Erhardt Construction to produce custom cabinetry, millwork services

April 5, 2019
Erhardt Construction expanded its carpentry services by hiring Scott Colby, enabling Erhardt to offer its clients high-end custom cabinetry and millwork services. Read More

Change Ups: Year-round golf center opens

March 29, 2019
Students, staff and public golfers have a year-round option to hone their golf skills due to the recent opening of the Ken Janke Sr. Golf Learning Center at Ferris State University’s Katke Golf Course in Big Rapids. Read More

Change Ups: Placzkowski tapped to lead B&GC of Grand Rapids

March 22, 2019
Patrick Placzkowski was chosen as the CEO of Boys & Girls Club of Grand Rapids following a six-month national search. Read More

Change Ups: Cutler Martin joins firm grandfather founded

March 15, 2019
Cutler Martin joined the firm his grandfather, William G. Martin, founded in 1962. Cutler’s primary focus with Martin Commercial Properties will be investment services and business development. Read More

Change Ups: Olivet, Kellogg colleges enter articulation agreement

March 8, 2019
Olivet College and Kellogg Community College entered into a partnership that enables the transfer of credits between the two institutions that will assist students pursing a Bachelor of Science in nursing with a smooth curriculum transition. Read More

Change Ups: Foster to helm GRAAHI

March 1, 2019
Micah Foster will helm the Grand Rapids African American Health Institute as the nonprofit’s executive director. Read More

Change Ups: River City Improv marks 25th year

February 22, 2019
River City Improv, Michigan’s longest running comedy team, recently reached its 25th anniversary milestone. Read More

Change Ups: Weinrich named food, beverage director

February 15, 2019
Suburban Inns named Michael Weinrich its food and beverage director for its latest hotel, the Embassy Suites by Hilton at 710 Monroe Ave. NW in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Change Ups: Welding instructor earns $500 award

February 8, 2019
Rich Currie, welding instructor for Allegan County Area Technical and Education Center, received the 2019 Lakeshore Advantage Visionary Award at the recent Lakeshore Advantage annual meeting. Read More