Duluth Holdings Inc., a lifestyle brand of men’s and women’s casual wear, workwear and accessories, today announced that Senior Vice President Allen L. Dittrich will assume the role of chief operating officer, a new position within Duluth Trading. Dittrich, previously senior vice president of omnichannel customer experience and operations, will assume responsibility for operational excellence […]
Building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has acquired the assets of CSC Home & Hardware, a distributor of drywall, roofing and hardware products. ABC will continue to serve customers from the former CSC Home & Hardware location in Morgantown, West Virginia. Current CSC Home & Hardware associates will continue to work at the branch, making sure customers receive consistent […]
Rosecrance Medical Officer, Dr. Tom Wright, will present at the 21st annual Clinical Aspects of Medical Psychiatry Conference from 8:15-9:15 a.m. on Oct. 18 at the Forest Hills Country Club in Rockford. His presentation will address Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and new hope for depression treatment. The full-day conference is designed for physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, […]
First National Bank and Trust Company (FNBT) announced that Ryan Renz, assistant vice president and controller, has successfully completed the Graduate School of Banking’s Financial Managers School in Madison, Wisconsin. Renz came to FNBT in 2017 with more than 15 years of banking experience and one year in public accounting. He is a graduate of Indiana […]
Clodius & Co. Jewelers of Rockford announced its partnership with The International Institute of Diamond Valuation (IIDV), part of De Beers Group. The International Institute of Diamond Valuation was established in 2014 in response to research revealing that consumers felt they were being treated unfairly during the jewelry selling process. By partnering with IIDV, Clodius & […]
The Rockford Park District Board of Commissioners has approved a lease agreement that allows Six Flags Entertainment Corporation to operate Magic Waters Waterpark starting in the spring of 2019. The lease agreement is expected to be finalized in the near future and commence in spring of 2019.
Transform Rockford’s Economy and Jobs team is encouraging small businesses (fewer than 500 employees) in the region to fill out the Federal Reserves Small Business Credit survey. By filling out the survey, the Economy and Jobs team will get a better understanding of the small business needs to drive local investment in the region. To […]
The Better Business Bureau and MembersAlliance Credit Union will offer a free Community Shred Day from 9 a.m.-noon on Oct. 13 at MembersAlliance Credit Union, 2550 S. Alpine Road, Rockford. Consumers and businesses have an opportunity to protect their identities by shredding unwanted personal, financial and confidential documents for free. On site shredding services will […]
ABC Supply Co. Inc. announced the opening of its newest branch in the Seattle area, located in Port Orchard, Washington. Ian Kaplan will be the manager of the new Port Orchard branch. Kaplan joined ABC Supply’s Durham, North Carolina, location in 2013 as a warehouse material handler. In 2016, he enrolled in the company’s Manager in Training […]
First National Bank and Trust (FNBT) announced that Irma Hernandez has joined the company as a residential loan originator. Hernandez has over 30 years of banking experience, with nearly 15 years specializing in mortgage lending.