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WOTM to host upcoming workshop on Quick Response Manufacturing:

The Women of Today’s Manufacturing (WOTM) is hosting a workshop on Quick Response Manufacturing (QRM) from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Aug. 13 at Cliffbreakers Riverside, 700 West Riverside Blvd., Rockford. Professor Rajan Suri, founding director of the Center for Quick Response Manufacturing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will present the workshop “It’s About Time! Increasing Your […]

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KMK launches convenience chain websites in Tennessee

KMK Media Group recently launched websites for two convenience store chains in Tennessee to support their customer loyalty programs. KMK worked with the Zoomerz and Rocky Top brand stores who jointly have 50 locations across Tennessee. KMK worked with their corporate marketing department to develop a variety of web-based solutions to support their loyalty promotional […]

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RAM curator featured in ‘Our City, Our Story’ film

A recent episode of the short film series “Our City, Our Story” features Rockford Art Museum (RAM) curator Carrie Johnson, who has held the position since 2012—longer than anyone else in the 106-year history of the contemporary art museum. The short film was produced by series creator Pablo Korona.  “Our City, Our Story” is a storytelling […]

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Beloit Health System opens new eye center

NorthPointe Health and Wellness opened a new eye center on July 1.  The new eye center will be led by Dr. Jason Friedrichs, a board certified ophthalmologist, providing comprehensive ophthalmologic and optometric services. The Center  is located next to Northpointe’s ambulatory surgical center and aims to increase access and convenience for patients who work and live […]

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Two new hires at VISIT Lake Geneva

VISIT Lake Geneva announced the recent appointment of Deanna Goodwin as the new director of marketing, communications and development and Kathleen Clothier as partnership manager. Previously, Goodwin served 20 years as the director of marketing for the Kenosha Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.  Prior to Kenosha, Goodwin held public relations, marketing and business development positions at companies […]

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First Community Credit Union announces Rockford mortgage loan officer

First Community Credit Union  recently welcomed George Pleshkewych to their mortgage team. Pleshkewych joins the team with almost 15 years of experience in mortgage lending and sales. Born and raised in Park Ridge , Ill., he has lived in Rockford since 2007 and is a graduate from Illinois State University with a degree in economics […]

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SwedishAmerican welcomes new advanced practice registered nurse to the Heart Institute

SwedishAmerican recently welcomed new advanced practice registered nurse Elizabeth Zook to the Heart Institute in Rockford. A native of Rockford, Zook received her medical degree from Walden University and is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has special medical interests in cardiac health, disease prevention, holistic medicine, patient […]

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SwedishAmerican welcomes new advanced practice registered nurse to Stateline Clinic

SwedishAmerican recently welcomes new advanced practice registered nurse Dakota Felckowski to the Stateline Clinic in Roscoe. A native of Roscoe, Felckowski is a certified pediatric nurse practitioner who received her medical degrees from Rush University  and Northern Illinois University. She completed her final clinical rotation with Dr. Manika Bhateja at Stateline Clinic. Felckowski is a […]

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SwedishAmerican welcomes new doctor to Valley Clinic

SwedishAmerican recently welcomed Dr. Sumaira Iqbal to the Valley Clinic in Rockford. Iqbal received her medical degree from the American University of Integrative Sciences and completed her residency at Mount Sinai Hospital. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Dr. Iqbal is board certified in family medicine with special medical interests in chronic disease management, disease prevention, diabetes […]

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Serola Biomechanics, Inc. wins Governor’s Award for Continued Excellence in Exporting

A local manufacturer of orthopedic medical devices, Serola Biomechanics, Inc., received an award for Continuing Excellence in Exporting during the 2019 Governor’s Export Award ceremony held at the Union League of Chicago on June 26. Serola’s founder and co-CEO, Dr. Rick Serola was present to accept the award from Lt. Governor Juliana Stratton and Erin […]

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