Tag Archives: Career

  1. Marsh & McLennan Agency Welcomes Geoff Brieden as Vice President

    Troy, Michigan – February 11, 2019 – Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC (MMA) recently appointed Geoff Brieden as a vice president with the health and benefits practice in Troy, Mich. In his new position, Brieden identifies best practices and strategic solutions that optimally fit his clients’ group benefit needs. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Bodman PLC Attorney David C. Bosman honored as one of Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2019

    (DETROIT – January 29, 2019) Bodman PLC is pleased to announce that David C. Bosman, a member of the firm’s Banking Practice Group, has been honored as one of Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2019. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Credential Check Corporation Names New President in 2019, Nicole S. Kiefer

    Credential Check Corporation’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Nicole Kiefer has been elected President of the company. Mrs. Kiefer has had an impressive career at CredentialCheck and most recently was instrumental as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Kiefer brings with her over 15 years of experience in leadership and change management and has led the CredentialCheck team for the last five years continuously improving operational controls, talent and systems to effectively grow the organization. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. OU INC helps Oakland University student launch on-demand delivery business

    About two years ago, Oakland University student and Business Administration major Connor Darrow was helping a relative downsize while in the process of having an estate sale. Wanting to quickly liquidate the furniture, he offered to deliver items to customers for the estate sale company with his family pick-up truck. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. 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 »

  6. Weaver joins Chemical Bank southeast Michigan mortgage banking team

    Weaver joins Chemical Bank southeast Michigan mortgage banking team

    DETROIT, Michigan, November 6, 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 Tim Weaver, Mortgage Loan Officer, to its southeast Michigan mortgage team. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Oakland University’s ‘GrizzHacks 3’ to bring together innovators for 24-hour hackathon

    Teams of forward-thinking innovators will come together from Sept. 22-23 at Oakland University for GrizzHacks 3, a 24-hour hackathon that provides an opportunity for students to create incredible hardware and software projects from the bottom up.

    “GrizzHacks is a great opportunity for students to test out ideas for websites, mobile apps, embedded systems projects, and more,” said Emma Atkinson, GrizzHacks 3 lead organizer and president of the League of Engineers and Computer Scientists (LECS), the largest engineering club at OU. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. From the classroom to the boardroom: OU alumna Rosalie Vicari shares her journey from educator to COO of state’s largest independent restaurant group

    Before she became the chief operating officer (COO) and co-owner of one of the largest restaurant groups in the state, Oakland University’s School of Education and Human Services helped Rosalie Vicari discover her passion for teaching. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. JVS Announces Training Class for Career Services Providers

    JVS will offer a 10-week training program beginning September 13 in Southfield for individuals working in career development. The Facilitating Career Development Course is based upon 12 professional competency areas outlined by the National Career Development Association (NCDA).

    Led by nationally trained and certified instructor Karen Gutman, the class will offer hands-on, practical learning and interaction with colleagues from a variety of work settings. Gutman is director of Business and Career Services at JVS. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. OU’s Project Upward Bound gives students inside look at court, potential careers in law

    Oakland University’s Project Upward Bound (PUB), a multi-faceted college preparatory enrichment program, recently provided 25 high school students with an opportunity to learn more about the court system, including the roles of the judge, prosecutor, defense attorney and witnesses. Read the rest of this entry »