Tag Archives: Career

  1. 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 »

  2. Susan Justice Earns Professional Recognition from Health Insurance Industry

    April 11, 2019 Farren Baer
    Sr. Vice President of Education
    (202) 595-0796 or fbaer@nahu.org

    Washington, D.C. – Susan Justice President, Emery Benefit Solutions, Bloomfield Hills, MI recently received the Registered Employee Benefit Consultant® (REBC®) designation from The National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU). NAHU views this designation as the highest form of recognition in the health insurance industry, demonstrating Susan’s commitment to educational leadership within the insurance profession. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Leadership Oakland to Host Annual Taste of LO Event

    Leadership Oakland (LO) will host its most popular event of the year – Taste of LO – on March 21, 2019. Attracting more than 200 professionals from throughout the region, the 14th annual event will be held at the Townsend Hotel, Birmingham, from 5:00-7:30 p.m.

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  4. 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 »

  5. 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 »

  6. 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 »

  7. 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 »

  8. 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 »

  9. 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 »

  10. 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 »