1. OU’s World Music, Latin Jazz concerts to feature renowned violinist Regina Carter

    Renowned jazz violinist Regina Carter will be performing as a special guest on Friday, Nov. 30 during the World Music Concert and Saturday, Dec. 1 during the Latin Jazz Concert in Varner Recital Hall on the Oakland University campus. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. OU Brass Band to welcome acclaimed euphonium virtuoso Steven Mead on Dec. 2

    Internationally acclaimed euphonium virtuoso Steven Mead will join the OU Brass Band for a memorable afternoon of brass music artistry beginning at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 2 in Varner Recital Hall.

    “Steve’s appearance with the OU Brass Band is a result of conversations we had during his two-day residence here at OU last March,” said Dr. Kenneth Kroesche, an associate professor of music and coordinator of the OU Brass Band. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Plex Systems Wins Ninth Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces Award

    Plex Systems Wins Ninth Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces Award
    Honor recognizes Plex’s commitment to workplace excellence

    TROY, Mich., Nov. 15, 2018 – Plex Systems, the leader in cloud ERP and MES for manufacturing, today announced it has been named a 2018 Top Workplaces winner by The Detroit Free Press. Winners were selected based solely on anonymous employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey. The survey measured several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution and connection. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Four Secrest Wardle Attorneys Named to dbusiness “2019 Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit” List

    Secrest Wardle is proud to announce that four of the Firm’s attorneys have been named to the “2019 Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit” list by dbusiness magazine. All four attorneys recognized practice out of Secrest Wardle’s headquarters in Troy. dbusiness polled over 21,000 attorneys in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw, and Livingston counties for their nominations for lawyers in 53 legal specialties. dbusiness magazine is Detroit’s premier business journal. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Chemical Bank Welcomes New Chief Marketing Officer

    DETROIT – November 15, 2018 –  Chemical Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Chemical Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CFHC) and Michigan’s largest headquartered banking company, today announced the addition of Tom Wennerberg as Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Read the rest of this entry »


    TROY, Mich. – Upon its first submission of work for consideration, SS Digital Media (SSDM) has been chosen as a finalist for The D Show, the annual awards event for the Adcraft Club of Detroit.The community relations campaign SSDM designed and executed for Independence Villages and StoryPoint senior living communities will be pitted against an entry from global advertising agency Doner. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Rehmann combines with Desmon & Creighton, PC

    TROY, Mich., November 15, 2018 – Rehmann announced today that is has entered a business combination with Troy-based Desmon & Creighton, PC (D&C), effective December 1, 2018. This combination provides access to a broader network, resources and operational expertise for one of the nation’s top accounting firms.

    Founded in 1978, D&C provides tax, consulting and accounting services to automobile dealerships primarily. That portfolio is set to grow notably with Rehmann’s own accounting and specialty services added to the mix, as well as its wealth management, technology and corporate investigation offerings. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. HAP announces date for moving Southfield operations to Troy

    DeMaria is contractor on new facility

    DETROIT, November 12, 2018 – Health Alliance Plan, a Detroit-based nonprofit health plan, announced today that its employees will begin moving into the company’s new Troy, Mich., facility on Monday, Nov. 26, a process which should be completed by end of first quarter 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Innovative Learning Group Adds Media Developer to Tech Team

    TROY, Mich., Nov. 13, 2018 — Innovative Learning Group, Inc. (ILG) announced today that Nate Laitinen has joined the company as its newest media developer.

    “I’m very pleased to have Nate on our technology team,” says CEO Lisa Toenniges. “He brings a great deal of skill in animation and visual design, which will help us to continue to create more virtual reality and augmented reality learning experiences for our clients.” Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Troy Attorney Mark Rossman Hosts Symposium on Corporate Oppression

    Attorney Mark C. Rossman, of the Troy business law firm Rossman Saxe, P.C., hosted the Michigan Business Law Section Symposium on Corporate Oppression in Grand Rapids and at the Wayne State University Law School in Detroit on October 31st and November 1st, respectively. Read the rest of this entry »