1. Conversation with Leaders to Feature Lindsey Levich, Google

    TLindsey Levich, senior account executive of DoubleClick Digital Marketing at Google in Birmingham, will be sharing her expertise on digital marketing at Walsh College’s Conversation with Leaders program on Thursday, March 1, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Troy campus.

    This complimentary session is open to the public and offers a unique opportunity to hear directly from Levich discuss the ways companies use data to deliver the right messages to the right customers at the right time. Additionally, she will provide perspective on how companies gather data and how consumers can manage information collected about themselves. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Secrest Wardle Executive Partner, Margaret Scott, Appointed to the State Bar of Michigan’s Representative Assembly

    Secrest Wardle Executive Partner, Margaret Scott, was recently appointed to the State Bar of Michigan’s Representative Assembly. The Representative Assembly was formed to increase meaningful contact between members of the bar and the Board. Their mission is to improve the proportion of members who may actively participate in bar policy-making. The Board of Commissioners implements policy adopted by the Assembly and establishes policy for the State Bar between Assembly meetings not inconsistent with prior action of the Assembly. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Walsh Students Experience Simulated IRS Investigation

    It was a thrilling day in class for Walsh College students to actively participate in a simulated IRS undercover operation led by a team of IRS Special Agents this week as part of the Adrian Project. Students in the Tax 598 (Tax Returns Seminar) and Tax 540 (Tax Practice & Procedure) courses experienced an extensive hands-on simulation of the inner workings of a criminal fraud investigation, as seen through the eyes of a team of criminal investigation IRS Special Agents. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Troy Restaurants Gear up for Restaurant Week, March 11-16

    It’s that time of year again- Troy Restaurant Week is back! Enjoy savory seasonal menus crafted just for Troy Restaurant Week from Sunday, March 11 through Friday, March 16. The week-long event features 20 fine dining and family restaurants throughout Troy. Most menus include 3 courses and range from $15 to $45 for lunch and dinner. You can make reservations and view menus on Not all participating restaurants are offering deals for both lunch and dinner so be sure to check out the website. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Lake Michigan Credit Union Hires Mark Gelbman


    Lake Michigan Credit Union Hires Mark Gelbman to Fill Mortgage Loan Originator Role

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI. (February 13, 2018) – Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) is pleased to welcome Mark Gelbman as a loan originator at its Troy, Michigan location.

    Gelbman majored in finance at the Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration, and graduated in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Most recently, Gelbman worked as a branch manager for loanDepot in Troy, and as a senior mortgage planner for Main Street Bank in Rochester. He brings over 25 years of hands-on mortgage experience to the LMCU team. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Secrest Wardle 2018 Promotions Announcement

    On Behalf of the Firm, the Secrest Wardle Executive Committee is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2018, the following attorneys were promoted:

    To the position of Partner:

    Paul Shkreli

    Javon R. David

    Lori B. Fitzgerald
    Grand Rapids

    Please join us in extending congratulations to these individuals!

  7. Resume Basics Workshop – Simple Tips to Maximize Your Job Search Potential

    Learn how to maximize your resume with tips and tactics from our team of Certified Professional Resume Writers (CPRW).

    Click the link to register for this event with our Detroit Professional Resume Writers.

    Detroit Michigan Office Servicing The Midwest

  8. LinkedIn 101 – How To Use LinkedIn To BOOST Your Career Trajectory

    How does your LinkedIn profile stack up against the competition? Join our Certified Professional Resume Writers (CPRW) and Career Services Experts as they guide you through LinkedIn best practices that will boost your profile and increase your chances at nailing your dream job.

    Click the link to register for this event with our Michigan Professional Resume Writers.

    Detroit Michigan Office Servicing The Midwest

  9. Consumers Energy Announces Clean Energy Breakthrough Goal: 80 Percent Reduction in Carbon Emissions, Zero Coal by 2040

    JACKSON, Mich., February 19, 2018 – Consumers Energy and CMS Energy today announced Consumers Energy’s plans to meet Michigan’s energy needs reducing carbon emissions by 80 percent and no longer using coal to generate electricity by 2040. The company also said today that more than 40 percent of the energy produced will come from renewable sources and energy storage by 2040. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. PMP® Certification Training with Exam Prep

    4 days, materials / learning tools including prep exercises and a free 30-day online quiz practice subscription, up to 6 months of free resitting, and more. SmartPath LLC has monthly events for PMP Certification so go to our website to find out more.

    If you are a Troy Chamber member, then use this coupon: troy-chamber-member to save $100 on any Troy Onsite training or Live Video Conference training for any of our classes.

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