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IMG_9323-(1).JPGJoe Sefcovic graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 1988 with a Bachelors Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management. Joe earned his Certified Hotel Administrator Certification in 1999 from the American Hotel and Lodging Association. He is an active board member of Ann Arbor Area Conventions and Visitor’s Bureau and past Chairman of the Board in 2009. Currently, he is the president of the Washtenaw County Hotel Association, and sits on the Advisory Board for the Eastern Michigan University Hotel School and the Accommodation Ordinance Commission board for Washtenaw County.

Joe has worked at ten hotels in six states in his hospitality career, which spans over 25 years. He has worked in hotels ranging in size from 119 rooms to over 1,500 rooms. He has worked for six major hotel brands, including five different Holiday Inns. Joe has accumulated over 20 years of service to the Holiday Inn brand.


Joe assumed his roll as General Manager of the Holiday Inn Near the University of Michigan in May of 2005. Since that time, he has renamed the hotel and overseen numerous remodeling projects including the marvelous five million dollar transformation. As a hospitality professional, Joe believes that outstanding guest service is the most important thing a hotel can offer. In 2008 he spearheaded an effort to become Ann Arbor’s friendliest hotel. Since then the Holiday Inn Near the University of Michigan has earned its Green Lodging Certification from the Michigan Department of Energy in July of 2010.

Joe currently resides in Monroe, MI with his wife and son.

Contact the Holiday Inn Near the University of Michigan at (734) 769-9800 or
visit their website at www.hiannarbor.com.

Posted: 9/19/2014 7:27:52 AM by Katie Jones | with 0 comments


A3.jpgAnn Arbor Arms (A3) is a family owned business that was created out of the enthusiasm and passion for shooting sports, coupled with the love and concern for protection and wellbeing of friends and family. The core of the store and its mission is at the heart of what we have always followed and believed: Have access to high quality products for the everyday person to ensure the safety and security of their family and friends. We are more than just a gun store!

Whether it’s a global financial crisis, solar flares, or, if you’re worried about raising crime rates, losing power during an average snowstorm, driving into a ditch and having to walk home, or gearing up for an average outdoor adventure we want to help provide the best products to help you protect yourself and your family from harm. Education is the best way to ensure a prepared society, so A3 also offers a wide variety for courses, from basic gun information to emergency medical care.

We look forward to serving you and providing the best customer service possible. No one can anticipate all needs so come into Ann Arbor Arms and let us help you prepare.

Contact A3 at (734) 531-6650 or visit their website at www.annarborarms.com

Posted: 9/15/2014 10:58:01 AM by Katie Jones | with 0 comments


bcn-services2.jpgBCN Services is a full service Human Resource organization based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. BCN has delivered financial services to the business community for over 85 years. Our conservative approach to the Industry has produced financial stability, high client retention, and quality growth.

With hundreds of clients and thousands of worksite employees nationwide, BCN has the expertise and size to provide solutions to the problems with benefits, regulations, compliance and more. By delivering state-of-the-art payroll processing service, human resource functions, safety and risk management and exceptional benefit packages, BCN allows clients to re-focus on the “business of running their business”

Here are just some of the items we help clients with:
                    - Reporting Requirements
                    - Major Medical Plans exempt from ACA requirements and employee options
                    - Payroll solutions
                    - Cost Containment/Loss Control
                    - Liability Reduction
                    - Safety
                   - Talent acquisition and retention
                   - Supervisory Training
                   - Employee HR liability reduction

To discuss how HR compliance affects your bottom line, please contact us at 734-994-4100 x164
or click here to contact us.
 
3650 W. Liberty
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
734-994-4100 x 164
Posted: 9/8/2014 6:58:13 AM by Katie Jones | with 0 comments


AJ-(1).pngA.J. Grzesiak, PT, DPT, OCS is a 2005 graduate of Central Michigan University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in psychology. A.J. then went on to the University of Pittsburgh for his graduate studies receiving his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree in 2008. A.J. worked for 4 years in an outpatient physical therapy clinic in Lexington, KY prior to moving back home to Michigan to become a partner with Renue Physical Therapy.

A.J.’s philosophy in physical therapy includes a patient centered model of one on one care incorporating a hands-on, manual therapy based approach and the current best evidence for practice. A.J. is an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association’s Board of Clinical Specialties. A.J. treats a wide variety of outpatient orthopedic and musculoskeletal disorders including but not limited to neck and back pain, extremity pain, post-operative rehab, sports injuries, whiplash associated disorder, worker’s compensation injuries, chronic pain issues, gait dysfunctions, vestibular disorders, balance issues and fall prevention.

A.J. Grzesiak, PT, DPT, OCS
Doctor of Therapy and Managing Partner


Ann Arbor Clinic
2100 S. Main St. Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Phone (734) 369-2576 Fax (734) 531-6276
http://www.renuept.com


Posted: 8/29/2014 9:17:10 AM by Katie Jones | with 0 comments


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Staff photo- from left to right:

Sheila Doeden, Elisabeth Harris, RN, Ashley Whitman-Client Care Coordinator, Keri Willson-Office Administrator and Faye Molitor.

Senior Helpers provides In home companion and personal care services. Our office is totally focused on providing the best in personalized home care services, that is what we do!

All of our caregivers are employed by Senior Helpers. Our caregivers are bonded and insured, and supervised by a Registered Nurse.

Our services include: Caring companionship, Meal preparation, Bathing, Mobility assistance, Housekeeping, Transportation to appointments, And much more.

Faye Molitor-Co-Owns the business and is the Director of Operations. Having cared for both of her parents thru end of life understands the importance of the services that Senior Helpers provides and is passionate about helping others. Faye manages our office staff, assesses clients and works with caregivers. In addition sits on the Board of Directors for the Ann Arbor Meals on Wheels and is involved with the Washtenaw County Elder Abuse Coalition.

Sheila Doeden
As the Co-Owner and Client Service Director she works with community partners on educating the public about services for Senior’s. Sheila enjoys talking with families of prospective clients, helping them find resources and providing quality care. Sheila has worked with the aging population for over 20 years and in addition has cared for elderly family members as well. This has helped her to identify a number of key issues families caring for a loved one deal with every day.
Sheila sits on the Board of Directors for The Michigan Association for Home Care and Chairs of their Private Duty Committee. She has A Bachelor’s Degree from Eastern Michigan University in Health Administration.

www.seniorhelpers.com/












Posted: 8/25/2014 8:02:47 AM by Katie Jones | with 0 comments