Custom Profile Announces Multiple Community Partnerships
Jan. 4, 2016; WAND TV
WALKER, Mich., Jan. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Walker, Mich.-based Custom Profile, a leading manufacturer of extruded plastic products primarily for the appliance and office furniture industries, announced today that it has partnered with communities in Juarez, Mexico and Grand Rapids, Mich. to support a number of education initiatives.
… Custom Profile has also committed to working with schools and community partners in the Grand Rapids area. Through Grand Rapids Community College’s (GRCC) Leslie E. Tassell M-TEC, the company participated in the Manufacturing Readiness course a 40-hour certificate program dedicated to preparing students for entry level work in West Michigan manufacturing. The company has launched a Department of Labor certified Apprentice Program for Set-Up Extruder Operators, which combines 2,000 hours of on-the-job training with two classes at Grand Rapids Community College and provides an Extruder Operator Certificate upon completion.
Maner Costerisan Announces New Department Heads
Dec. 28, 2015; lansingchamber.org (Lansing Chamber of Commerce site)
Lansing, MI — Maner Costerisan is pleased to announce Jim McNeeley, CPA and Trey Williams, CPA are new heads of the firm’s business accounting services and audit/assurance departments, respectively.
… McNeeley graduated summa cum laude from Northwood University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting. In addition, he attended Lansing Community College and Grand Rapids Community College. McNeely is a member of the AICPA and the MICPA. He is treasurer of the Delta-Side Business Association. McNeely currently resides in DeWitt, Michigan with his wife, Debbi, and their two sons.