Skip to content

Member News

Child and Family Charities Receives Resch Strategies Lansing Leadership Scholarship

By Amanda Fischer | October 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Child and Family Charities Receives Resch Strategies Lansing Leadership Scholarship
Matt Resch handing Leadership Lansing check to Lansing-based nonprofit Child and Family Charities

Lansing-based nonprofit Child and Family Charities will attend the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce’s leadership initiative, Leadership Lansing, at no cost this year thanks to a contribution from Resch Strategies. Matt Resch, who heads the Lansing-based public relations and public affairs firm, said the scholarship is being offered for the fifth consecutive year. “The Leadership…

Read More

Michigan-based Change Media Group is one of the nation’s top 500 fastest-growing private companies

By Amanda Fischer | October 17, 2019 | Comments Off on Michigan-based Change Media Group is one of the nation’s top 500 fastest-growing private companies

Change Media Group, a national advertising and creative agency headquartered in Lansing’s REO Town neighborhood, was recently recognized as one of the nation’s top 500 fastest-growing private companies by Inc. magazine. CMG, ranked No. 329 overall, is one of 10 companies from Michigan in the top 500 – and the only company from Lansing. “It’s…

Read More

Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club named among tops in country

By Amanda Fischer | October 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club named among tops in country

The Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club (MAC) has been named among the top 10 clubs in the country by a leading national publication. Club Industry ranked the MAC in the top 10 of clubs that stand alone and are not part of a chain. The MAC is the only hospital-based health club in Mid-Michigan. The magazine…

Read More

Helinski and Preuss Join Triterra

By Amanda Fischer | October 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Helinski and Preuss Join Triterra

Triterra, a Lansing-based Environmental Consulting Firm, is pleased to announce the addition of two new staff members. Carter Helinski joins Triterra as an Environmental Scientist. Carter holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Studies and Sustainability from Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan). Carter’s work at Triterra will focus primarily on environmental due diligence…

Read More

Need AAA Roadside Help? Just talk to Google or Alexa

By Amanda Fischer | October 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Need AAA Roadside Help? Just talk to Google or Alexa

New Feature Uses Digital Assistants to Place Service Requests AAA members needing emergency service can now get help just by talking to their digital assistant. A new AAA-developed feature for Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa allows members to forgo the call and make requests for some roadside service needs, such as fuel refills, battery replacements,…

Read More

LCC to hold Iron & Steel Preservation Conference

By Amanda Fischer | October 10, 2019 | Comments Off on LCC to hold Iron & Steel Preservation Conference

The Business & Community Institute (BCI) and LCC’s Technical Careers Division are partnering to present the Iron & Steel Preservation Conference Friday, Oct. 18 and Saturday, Oct. 19 at LCC’s West Campus located at 5708 Cornerstone Drive in Lansing. The two-day conference is designed to bring together engineers, designers, builders, contractors, historians, welders, preservationists, steel…

Read More

MASON CHAMBER EXECUTIVE NAMED

By Amanda Fischer | October 8, 2019 | Comments Off on MASON CHAMBER EXECUTIVE NAMED

Sarah Russell has  been selected by the board of directors of the Mason Area Chamber of Commerce as their incoming executive director.  She starts work on September 30, 2019.  MACC president Mike Waltz says, “I am confident she will do a great job for the Chamber.” She is a Mason High School graduate and the…

Read More

AF Group Named 2019 Best Places to Work

By Amanda Fischer | October 8, 2019 | Comments Off on AF Group Named 2019 Best Places to Work

AF Group has been named to Business Insurance magazine’s Best Places to Work in Insurance program, which recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their companies grow. The award honors AF Group and its brands as one of the best employers in the insurance industry, and this…

Read More

Make Your List, Check it Twice: Next Week’s the Best Time to Start Booking Holiday Flights

By Amanda Fischer | October 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Make Your List, Check it Twice: Next Week’s the Best Time to Start Booking Holiday Flights
Best time to book flights for the holidays

AAA reveals the ideal time to purchase flights for Thanksgiving and Christmas starts Sept. 25 The much-anticipated Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays may still be months away, but the best time to book flights for these busy travel weeks is quickly approaching. In fact, a recent analysis of AAA Travel’s flight booking data from the last…

Read More

Sparrow among top-performing hospitals for treatment of heart attack patients

By Amanda Fischer | October 8, 2019 | Comments Off on Sparrow among top-performing hospitals for treatment of heart attack patients
Sparrow Hospital doctors

Sparrow has received major national recognition as one of the top hospitals for treating heart attack Patients. Sparrow has been given the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR Chest Pain – MI Registry Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2019. It’s one of only 225 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award recognizes Sparrow’s commitment and…

Read More