GRAFTON — Kevin Arneson and Thomas Fredrickson won the 28th annual ADAMM Technicians of Tomorrow contest which was held at the Greater Milwaukee International Auto Show last week.
WAUKESHA — Doctor Kelly Rychter, who is a doctor of osteopathic medicine, has joined the staff at the UW Health Heart and Vascular Center at the ProHealth Waukesha Memorial Hospital.
GERMANTOWN — A Mequon man has been recognized for his dedication and ingenuity in creating his own greenhouse business, which has been successful since opening in 1986.
MEQUON — Lori Gervais, director and senior investment consultant with The Gervais Group in Baird’s North Shore wealth management office, has been named to Forbes’ 2021 Top Women Wealth Advisors List.
BROOKFIELD — North Shore Bank announced Craig Bauer as the vice president of commercial banking. He will be responsible for serving business customers with commercial lending needs.
WAUKESHA — GiveSmart announced the Waukesha Free Clinic’s marketing coordinator as the Researcher of the Year as part of its inaugural class of community award winners due to some of his creative work during the COVID-19 pandemic.
BROOKFIELD — MLG Capital, a national leader in private equity investments in commercial real estate, announced that its principal and CEO was named one of Commercial Real Estate’s Best Bosses by GlobeSt’s Real Estate Forum.
MEQUON — RBC Wealth Management financial advisor Blaine Gibson has been named the recipient of the 2020 RBC Wealth Management — U.S. Diversity Award.
WAUKESHA — Lori Watt, a financial advisor at IAG Wealth Partners, LLC in Waukesha, has been named one of the 2021 Top Women Wealth Advisors in the nation, according to a list recently published by Forbes.
MENOMONEE FALLS — Dan Carmichael, the owner of Brightway, The Carmichael Agency in Menomonee Falls, was awarded the Midwest Region Sales Leader award by Brightway Insurance.
KEWASKUM — Regal Ware, Inc., announced this week that Jeffrey A. Reigle has stepped down as president and CEO and will hand the reins to his son, Ryan Reigle.
MEQUON — Greg Sommersberger, managing director and senior investment consultant; Lori Gervais, director and senior investment consultant; Dan Hawley, director and financial advisor; and Greg Pauly, director and senior investment consultant, of Baird’s North Shore wealth management office, ha…
CEDARBURG — Wisconsin architect Tom Kubala, FAIA, has been elevated to the prestigious College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). This honor is awarded to architect members who have made significant contributions to the profession.
WAUKESHA — Waukesha State Bank has announced the promotion of six people to senior vice president: Devon Arnold, Kim Castillo Huntley, Rob Helvey, Tina Neis, Ann Pascavis and Patricia Witkowiak.
WEST BEND — Wells Fargo Advisors announced this week that Tim Koepke has joined the West Bend branch of Wells Fargo Advisors as senior vice president—investments.Koepke has more than 20 years of financial services experience, most recently with Robert W. Baird & Co. He is a graduate of t…
PRAIRIE DU SAC — Culver Franchising System, LLC announced Thursday the appointment of Enrique “Rick” Silva as its CEO to take the reigns of the restaurant chain starting March 29.
MILWAUKEE — Rockwell Automation, Inc. announced it has named Bobby Griffin to the new position of vice president, Human Resources, and chief diversity, equity and inclusion officer.
WEST BEND — Commerce State Bank has announced that Carla Cross, president and CEO of Cross Management Services, has agreed to join the bank’s Board of Directors. Her official first meeting will take place on Wednesday.
BROOKFIELD — First Business Bank announced the promotion of Kim Preston to senior vice president — treasury management — Milwaukee market leader. “As a one of our longest-serving First Business Bank employees, Kim combines hard work with her in-depth experience to our clients’ advantage,” sa…
GERMANTOWN — MOTIS Brands CEO Richard Spratt has been recognized by the Office of the Secretary of Defense and Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) with the Patriot Award. Major Clint Berry, MOTIS Brands’ director of manufacturing operations, has completed 15 years of service and…
WAUKESHA — Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 13 offices in Waukesha County, announced the promotion Kyle Kees to vice president – commercial banking team lead.“Kyle has done an outstanding job of building strong relationships with our team and with businesses in southea…
MILWAUKEE — DeWitt LLP announced it has elected a new firm president & managing partner, Timothy L. Stewart, who is also currently the managing partner of its Brookfield office. Michele L. Perreault was also named the managing partner for its Madison office.
PEWAUKEE — Ampersand, a Pewaukee-based strategic marketing, advertising, and growth agency, has added Kevin Kahler as director of digital services and Katie Lynne Krueger as copywriter and content marketer.
FOND DU LAC — Moraine Park Technical College held its fall 2020 Manufacturing Skills Academy completion ceremony on Dec. 23. A total of nine students finished the program, four from computer numerical control (CNC) and five from welding.
WAUKESHA — The Waukesha County Center for Growth has announced Judie Taylor as executive director of economic development. Taylor has been interim director since last November.
BROOKFIELD — Kristin Oberholtzer, chief operating officer of Advantage+ of Brookfield, has been appointed to the Advantage+ board of directors. She will become secretary of the corporation. Advantage+ is a 28 year-old, nationwide direct lender.
WAUKESHA — First Federal Bank of Wisconsin announced the hire of Steve Wierschem as chief financial officer. He will manage the accounting and finance functions of the bank that are responsible for budgeting, forecasting, and treasury management as well as SEC and other regulatory reporting.
NASHOTAH — MSI General Corporation recently added Jeremy Flint to its team as a project executive within its sales department. Flint worked for MSI General almost 10 years ago as an architect and since then was working for Kohl’s Department Stores’ Property Development and Construction Team.…
OCONOMOWOC — Sarah Williams-Berg was named Oconomowoc’s Citizen of the Year last week by the Oconomowoc Chamber of Commerce during its annual award ceremony.Williams-Berg is the director of community relations at Shorehaven, but her sense of community stretches far beyond her work there.Will…
WAUKESHA — Kathy Kramer has been named the founding dean of the School of Education and Human Services at Carroll University.
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Art Museum has announced that Robert Stein has been hired as deputy director and chief experience officer for the organization. Stein will be responsible for overseeing key departments of the museum’s operations.Effective Jan. 4, Stein joins the museum with expertis…
DELAFIELD — Retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul Edwin Lima has been named St. John’s Northwestern Academies’ 18th president, succeeding Thomas Stocks III effective immediately, according to a press release from the academy. Lima was appointed by the academy’s board of trustees.
MENOMONEE FALLS — Bradley Corporation announced two major promotions to its leadership team Monday, for chairman/chief executive officer and president/chief operating officer.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Adam C. Severson, chief marketing and business development officer at Baker Donelson, has been inducted into the Hall of Fame of the International Legal Marketing Association (LMA), the largest professional organization in the world dedicated to the advancement of the lega…
BROOKFIELD — Brookfield electrical contracting firm, Lemberg, announced the appointment of Mark Chappel to president and the promotion of Tim Scheid to CEO, effective Monday.
WAUKESHA — Waukesha State Bank announced that Lisa Persohn, vice president — director of wealth management and trust operations, graduated from the Cannon Financial School on Trust Audit, Compliance and Risk Management and earned her Certified Fiduciary and Investment Risk Specialist certification.