From left: Kelly Lambrecht, Sharon Niesing, Jay Schreurs, Linda Chay, and Dave Mulder, mortgage lenders at Port Washington State Bank, were recently given the Five Star Mortgage Professional Award presented by Five Star Professional.The recognition is earned by less than 7% of lenders in a g…
MILWAUKEE — Dominic Ortiz has been named CEO and general manager of Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. After conducting a nation-wide search, Ortiz began his role at the Milwaukee property on Monday.
WAUKESHA — Moreland OB-GYN & Associates, a women’s health care organization serving Waukesha County and the surrounding communities, announced it has welcomed three new physicians to its southeastern Wisconsin clinics serving the Brookfield, Hartland, Mukwonago, Oconomowoc, Sussex, and Watertown communities.
WAUKESHA — The Wisconsin Builders Association (WBA) announced Shelly Basso, the president of Aspen Homes, Inc. was selected as the 2020 Builder of the Year.
MADISON — Steven R. Schowalter is being honored by the Wisconsin Bankers Association for his excellence in banking, community service and civic involvement.
BROOKFIELD — raSmith, a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm based in Brookfield, has promoted Paul Schafer to director of construction services, effective July 1.
WAUKESHA — MetalTek International, a leading global manufacturer of critical metal components that power, protect, and connect the world, announced that Karen Loritz has been named chief financial officer.
WAUKESHA — Waukesha State Bank, a full-service community bank with 14 offices in Waukesha County, has hired Spencer Mather as vice president — commercial banking officer.
MADISON — Roxanne Baumann, director of global engagement for WMEP Manufacturing Solutions, has been appointed to the U.S. Department of Commerce Trade Finance Advisory Council.
PEWAUKEE — Waukesha County Technical College announced Wednesday the promotion of Jonathan Koch, associate dean of Marketing and Management, to the position of dean, School of Business — a role he moved into earlier this month.
WEST BEND — With Cedar Community’s recent promotion of Nicole Pretre to chief executive officer, the development and marketing and sales team has also shared that Sarah Malchow will become vice president of development.
WEST BEND — It is the end of an era with the retirement announcement of Bob Schladweiler as president of Catholic Financial Life Chapter W143 of West Bend. For over 35 years, Schladweiler served with the help of his wife, Geri, and their kids, facilitating countless events throughout the community.
MUKWONAGO — The former Mukwonago village administrator has taken on the role as the director of municipal sales and development at Legacy Realty Group, LLC., according to a social media announcement this week.
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.