Category Archives: Member Press Release

  1. TreeRunner, an aerial adventure park, opens June 21 on Oakland University campus

    TreeRunner Adventure Park, which features more than 60 trails with zip lines and obstacles of varying levels of difficulty, will officially open on Friday, June 21 on the campus of Oakland University.

    “Our location offers families, students and organizations an opportunity to get outside and experience adventure in a beautiful forest setting,” said Thomas Knuth, director of operations for TreeRunner Parks.

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  2. OU’s Disability Support Services to offer Peer-to-Peer Mentorship program this fall

    This fall, Oakland University’s Disability Support Services, in collaboration with the College of Arts and Sciences, will be offering a special topics course through social work, sociology and psychology, which will provide an overview of disabilities — with a particular focus on autism spectrum disorders — as well as peer-mediated instruction.

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  3. Rehmann named among 2019 Best CPA Firms for Women

    TROY, Mich., – In its seventh straight year of inclusion, Rehmann was once again named by the Accounting MOVE Project as one of the Best CPA Firms for Women. This demonstrates consistent efforts in the Firm’s advancement of women.

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  4. Global Leader in Digital Media to Speak at Walsh Commencement

    TROY, Mich.,  — Lon Otremba, Chief Executive Officer of Bidtellect Corporation, will address graduates and receive an honorary doctor of laws at Walsh’s 113th commencement ceremony on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Zion Church in Troy, Michigan. Bidtellect is currently one of the largest and fastest-growing digital advertising platforms, serving global brands such as Microsoft, Hilton, Toyota and many other Fortune 500 companies.

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  5. Dan Quick Elected President of the Oakland County Bar Association

    TROY, Mich., – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Dan Quick (Member, Troy) has been elected President of the Oakland County Bar Association (OCBA). Mr. Quick was sworn in at the OCBA Annual Meeting on June 3, 2019.

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  6. Walsh Faculty Presented at National Cyber Summit

    TROY, Mich.,  – From the recent ransomware attack in Baltimore to countless national and international data breaches, cybersecurity and keeping our data and systems safe is a focus of Dave Schippers, Sc.D., CISSP, Walsh Chair and Assistant Professor of IT/Decisions Sciences, and it has been for his entire career.

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  7. Yeo & Yeo Welcomes Back Erin Flannery

    Auburn Hills, MI:Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants welcomes Erin Flannery, CPA, back to the firm as a senior accountant in the Auburn Hills office. Previously she worked in Yeo & Yeo’s Alma office before relocating to the Detroit area.

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  8. Plex Systems Recognizes Leading Partners with Annual Impact Awards

    “Partners are an essential part of the Plex Systems ecosystem, and deliver deep experience and value to our customers,” said Bill Berutti, CEO of Plex Systems. “These Impact Awards recognize the commitment our partners demonstrate to apply and extend the Plex Manufacturing Cloud to driver customer success.”

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  9. OU offers SAT prep camp July 15-19

    Oakland University’s Professional and Continuing Education program and School of Engineering and Computer Science are partnering to offer a one-week SAT Preparation Camp.

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  10. Oakland University names director of Undergraduate Admissions

    Following an extensive search, Shane Lewis, of Clawson, has been named OU’s Director of Undergraduate Admissions.

    Lewis brings more than 10 years of diverse admissions experience in roles of continually increasing responsibility to the position. Most recently, he served as interim director of Undergraduate Admissions for OU.

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