Movers & Shakers

Nathan Summers

Nathan Summers is joining UMB Bank n.a., Capital Markets Division as a Public Finance Banker. Previously, Nathan was Vice President and Public Finance Banker...

Beth Grabin

Ascentra Credit Union welcomes Beth Grabin to their Senior Management Team as Chief Financial Officer. Beth brings 22 years of finance and accounting experience...

Becky Alpen

Women Lead Change welcomes Becky Alpen to the team as Quad Cities Outreach Coordinator. She is excited to meet with women leaders in the...

Melissa Uzzell

Northwest Bank & Trust Company Investment Management Group welcomes Melissa Uzzell, JD, to our team of professionals as Vice President, Directory of Fiduciary Services....
Alexandra Olsen

Alexandra Olsen

Alexandra Olsen is the new digital editor for the Corridor Media Group, the parent company of the Quad Cities Regional Business Journal and the...

Austin Ziegler

Russell is excited to announce that Austin Ziegler has joined the team as Vice President of Business Development! Austin’s role is to maintain positive...

Lea Ann Dies joins Russell

Lea Ann Dies has joined Russell as the new Director of People and Culture! In this new and retooled role under our Talent &...

Thomas Hepner joins Russell

Russell is eager to officially announce the addition of Tom Hepner to the team as a Senior Preconstruction Manager! Tom brings over 20 years...

Mark Carlson has joined Valley Construction

Mark Carlson has joined the Valley Construction team as business development manager as of mid-February. Mr. Carlson was formerly employed at Blaze Restoration. Valley...

Xin Liu named officer for Modern Woodmen of America

Xin Liu has been appointed as an officer of the fraternal financial services organization. Liu began her Modern Woodmen career in 2010 as an...

John Chow named executive director, CEO of Community Home Partners

Management Resource Group, LTD. is pleased to announce the successful placement of John Chow as the new Executive Director and CEO of Community Home...

Jeff Bloemker joins Northwest Bank & Trust Co.

Jeff Bloemker has joined the Commercial Lending team at Northwest Bank & Trust Company. Jeff brings a wealth of experience to his new position...

Kyle Menster joins MindFire Communications

Kyle Menster joins MindFire Communications as accounting arsonist. He manages all accounting, financial reporting and HR administration for MindFire. He recently served as accounting...

Jackie Celske joins MindFire Communications

Jackie Celske joins MindFire Communications as PR arsonist. She holds a M.A. in communication from Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. in communication and...

Lance Lethcoe joins MindFire Communications

Lance Lethcoe joins MindFire Communications as design arsonist. He has been a designer for countless global brands, including John Deere, Marvel and the NFL....

Ann Friederichs named the Al and Elain Goldfarb 2021 Civil Service Employee of the...

Ann Friederichs, Small Business Development Center program coordinator and business advisor at Western Illinois University, has been named the Al and Elain Goldfarb 2021...

Caroline Ruhl achieves Emeritus status from the REALTOR Association

Caroline Ruhl, president and owner of Ruhl&Ruhl Realtors, has achieved Emeritus status from the REALTOR Association. Emeritus members have been active 40 or more...

Ryan Lounsbury promoted at Rhythm City Casino

Ryan Lounsbury has been promoted to assistant general manager of Rhythm City Casino Resort, Davenport. A veteran in the casino business, he joined Rhythm...

Mook receives top AARP award

Wally Mook has been awarded the 2021 AARP Iowa Andrus Award for Community Service for his work as a volunteer site supervisor with Habitat...

Ford accepts role with Illinois Senate Republicans

Jacob Ford has accepted a communications position with the Illinois Senate Republican Campaign staff in Springfield. He leaves the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce,...