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De’Andrea Matthews

Claire Aldin Publications Wins Better Business Bureau Award for Ethics

The Southfield-based Better Business Bureau of Eastern Michigan and the Upper Peninsula has recognized Claire Aldin Publications as a recipient of the 2020 Torch...
Joseph Finn

Piston Group Announces President, CEO for Detroit Thermal Systems

Joseph Finn, president and CEO of Irvin Products, a division of Southfield-based Piston Group, will expand his leadership role with the Piston Group companies...
JoAnn Chávez

Community Foundation Names JoAnn Chávez, Chuck Stokes to Board

The Detroit-based Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan, a full-service philanthropic working to lead the way to positive change in the region, welcomed new board...
Deirdre Claiborue

Deirdre Claiborue Named Medical Director of American Advantage Home Care

Dearborn’s American Advantage Home Care, a full-service health care agency that provides skilled medical care 24/7, has announced Dr. Deirdre Claiborue as medical director....
Richard D. Fessler

DMC Names Chief of Neurosurgery

The Detroit Medical Center (DMC), which is based in Detroit, has announced Dr. Richard D. Fessler will fill the role of specialist-in-chief of neurosurgery...
Robert Willig

Robert Willig Announced CEO of SME

Robert “Bob” Willig has been named executive director and CEO of Southfield’s SME, a professional association committed to advancing manufacturing and developing a skilled...
Bob Bartholomew

Dewpoint Announces Bob Bartholomew President, CEO

Bob Bartholomew has been appointed as president and CEO of Lansing-based Dewpoint. Bartholomew takes over the responsibilities of Ken Theis, who retired after almost...
John Rakolta III

Walbridge Announces John Rakolta III as President

Detroit-based Walbridge, a full-service construction company, today announced the appointment of John Rakolta III as president. He will also continue in his role as...
Trisha Stein

Trisha Stein Named City of Detroit’s Chief of Staff

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced the appointment of longtime public policy administrator Trisha Stein to the position of chief of staff. She will be...
Shaheen Imami

Shaheen Imami Joins Baker Donelson’s Tax Group

Shaheen Imami has been added to the tax group of Tennessee-based Baker Donelson. Prior to joining, he was a shareholder at Prince Law Firm...