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John Ferencz

Ann Arbor’s Avomeen Hires Head of Elemental Analysis

Avomeen in Ann Arbor has appointed John Ferencz as the leader of its elemental analysis division. Ferencz will oversee a growing lab unit specializing in analysis of heavy metals and other elemental impurities.“We are...
David Tuit

David Tuit Named Senior Partner, CFO of Travers City’s High Street Insurance Partners

High Street Insurance Partners has announced the appointment of David Tuit as senior partner and CFO. In his new position, he will help pursue continued growth through expansion opportunities in the insurance agency market.Tuit...
Peter Schihl

Detroit Arsenal’s Peter Schihl Appointed U.S. Army Senior Research Scientist

The U.S. Army has appointed Peter Schihl, a ground vehicle power and mobility (GVPM) expert, as the Army’s GVPM senior research scientist at the U.S. Army Combat Capability Development Command’s Ground Vehicle Systems Center...
JVS Human Services' simulated shopping center

Southfield’s JVS Human Services’ New Simulated Shopping and Warehouse Centers Offer Training to Workers...

Metro Detroit nonprofit agency JVS Human Services, which helps job seekers of all backgrounds and abilities achieve their employment goals, has opened two new programs to help individuals with disabilities become fluent in skills...
Mahindra Automotive North America Auburn Hills facility

Auburn Hills’ Mahindra Automotive North America Evaluating Flint Location for New Plant

Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) in Auburn Hills, which builds ROXOR off-road work and recreational vehicles, has signed a letter of intent with RACER Trust to evaluate the former Buick City site in Flint...
Melissa Spickler

Merrill Financial Advisors Earn Top Women Advisor Honors from Barron’s, Forbes

Merrill financial advisors Melissa Spickler, Marie Vanerian, and Nicole Christians have been named on both the Forbes and Barron’s Top Women Wealth Advisor lists.Spickler joined Merrill in 1980. Today, she helps motivate, advise, and...

Ann Arbor-based Drew Technologies’ DriveCRASH Accepted by Honda’s ProFirst Certified Network

Drew Technologies’ collision-focused diagnostic platform DriveCRASH has been accepted by American Honda’s ProFirst Certified Collision Network for complete vehicle scanning.The diagnostics platform uses Honda’s Diagnostic Software (HDS/i-HDS) in conjunction with DrewTech’s CardDAQ-Plus3 J2534 vehicle...
Birmingham Bloomfield Credit Union Waterford Location

Birmingham Bloomfield Credit Union Partners with Metro North Federal Credit Union

Birmingham Bloomfield Credit Union is joining forces with Metro North Federal Credit Union after a July 29 vote by the membership made it official. The partnership will go into effect Aug. 1.The combined organization...
programmable memristor

Researchers at Ann Arbor’s U-M Create Memristor to Reduce AI Processing Time

Researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor have developed the first programmable memristor computer, which could lead to the processing of artificial intelligence directly on small, energy-constrained devices such as smartphones and...

Detroit Children’s Fund Announces Philanthropic Support From Arn and Nancy Tellem

The Detroit Children’s Fund has announced that board member Arn Tellem and his wife Nancy Tellem have made a $100,000 contribution to support Detroit Children’s Fund’s School Collaboration Collective. Their donation will fund the...