Category Archives: Member Press Release

  1. A Tribute to the Late John Banicki, PE Founder of Troy-Based Firm Testing Engineers & Consultants, Inc.

    It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our Founder John Banicki, Jr. on April 3, 2019. Mr. Banicki resided in Huntington Woods and is survived by his wife of 48 years, Katherine, four children, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents Anastasia and John Banicki, Sr. and his sister Adele Andrews.

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  2. Leadership Oakland Cornerstone Program Informational Breakfast

    Leadership Oakland will hold an informational breakfast about its 2019-2020 Cornerstone Program on April 23, 2019, starting at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at the MSU Management Education Center, located at 811 W. Square Lake Rd. in Troy, and will last until 9:30 a.m. This breakfast is for anyone interested in learning more about the Leadership Oakland Cornerstone Program. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Leadership Oakland to Host Informational Breakfast

    Leadership Oakland will hold an informational breakfast about its 2019-2020 Cornerstone Program on April 23, 2019, starting at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at the MSU Management Education Center, located at 811 W. Square Lake Rd. in Troy, and will last until 9:30 a.m. This breakfast is for anyone interested in learning more about the Leadership Oakland Cornerstone Program. Guests will meet with alumni, board members, and current class members to learn more about the program and why Leadership Oakland is important to them personally, professionally, and publicly. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Clear Rate Communications selected by Oakland Schools with over 400 schools in the Intermediate School District to provide Fiber Internet Access

    Oakland Schools selects Clear Rate Communications to provide Fiber-based internet service to their consortium. Oakland Schools is an intermediate school district (ISD) that serves 430 schools, including 4 technical campuses, 28 public school districts, 24 public school academies, 96 reporting nonpublic schools, 168 elementary schools, 45 middle and junior high schools and 69 senior high schools and alternative high schools located throughout Oakland County, Michigan. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. OAKLAND COUNTY MICHIGAN WORKS! WANTS INPUT ON EMPLOYEE TURNOVER

    Oakland County Michigan Works! has partnered with the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan (WIN) to conduct a groundbreaking study on employee turnover in companies – a challenge for virtually every employer today.  Oakland County companies of all sizes are invited to complete the online survey. 

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  6. Fire Meets Ice: Try Our Limited-Edition Game of Thrones Menu Thru May 19

    The Dragonglass Shake (Zīrtom Perzomy Rholītsos) – Minted white chocolate custard topped with shards of Dragonglass Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Oakland University professors develop ‘HOP-UP-PT’ physical therapy program

    Dr. Sara Arena and Dr. Chris Wilson, assistant professors of physical therapy at Oakland University, have created the Home-based Older Person Upstreaming Prevention Physical Therapy (HOP-UP-PT) program, which is designed to provide early preventative interventions to senior citizens at risk of being homebound by facilitating partnerships between community centers and local physical therapists. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. ICONMA Celebrates 19th Anniversary

    ICONMA, a professional staffing and IT services company, celebrated its 19th anniversary on April 14, 2019. Founded in 2000 by Claudine George, ICONMA has weathered almost two decades of economic and industry changes, winning many awards along the way. What started as a small company with a handful of employees, has morphed into a successful organization with a revenue of $125 million. ICONMA has grown from a single office in Troy, Michigan to an international company with locations across the United States, Canada, and India employing 2,000 globally. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Mark Gelbman joins Caliber Home Loans’ Rochester, MI Branch

    Rochester, MI]—April, 2019 – Mark Gelbman, has recently joined Caliber Home Loans, a leading residential mortgage origination and servicing company, as Sr. Loan Consultant, servicing the state of Michigan. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Oakland University alumna helps professionals return to workforce through GM’s ‘Take 2’ program

    Kristen Siemen — an alumna of Oakland University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science — has been overseeing a program through General Motors (GM) that provides training and development opportunities for men and women returning to the workforce after taking a career break of two or more years. Read the rest of this entry »