Douglas K. Brown, director of development for ASTI Environmental in Brighton, Michigan, recently received the Robert Sieghart Award for Enthusiasm for the Economic Development Profession during the Michigan Economic Developers Association Annual Conference. The award recognizes individuals who understand the importance of the profession and demonstrate a dedication to bringing others into the profession.
T.J. Gill has joined ENGS Commercial Capital as a vice president, business development manager, of the factoring subsidiary of ENGS Commercial Finance Co. With more than 25 years of experience in factoring and asset-based lending, Gill focuses on establishing new business relationships in the Southeast in industries such as manufacturing, distribution, staffing, technology, and transportation.
Saul Ewing and Arnstein & Lehr have merged to become Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr, a law firm with more than 400 attorneys in 15 offices located along the East Coast, from Boston to Miami, and in Chicago. The firm said that the merger resulted in an expanded footprint and capabilities and greater depth in key practice areas, while allowing continued focus on core industries.