Wolverine Welcomes Michael B. Verhulst as Business Development Officer

Posted on June 27, 2014KCichon

Grand Rapids, MI – (July 1, 2014) Wolverine Building Group is pleased to welcome Michael B. Verhulst to our team as Vice President of Business Development and Community Relations.  In this role, Michael will assist Wolverine in providing superior service to current clients and contacts, as well as in expanding to new market segments.

For over 16 years, Michael served the West Michigan area as Owner and President of Summit Landscape Management, Inc., and Summit Tree Service, Inc.  Both companies have received numerous awards and accolades, including Minority Small Business of the Year Award.

Mr. Verhulst is an Army veteran (2nd Calvary Airborne Squadron – Nuremberg, Germany) and a Grand Rapids native with a strong commitment to the local business community, having served on Boards of Directors and Steering Committees for the Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce, the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council, Literacy Center of West Michigan, CEO Roundtable (GRACC), Project One (MMSDC), and as a member of the Michigan Nursery and Landscape Association, USGBC, TCIA, GRALP, and currently Chairs the West Michigan Minority Contractors Association (WMMCA). In various capacities, he has served and supported the minority community, numerous hospitals, universities, and Christian causes in West Michigan.

“We could not be more pleased to welcome Mike to our team,” says Dick VanderZyden, President of Wolverine Building Group. “He’s a community leader and business owner known for his integrity and industry expertise, and will be a perfect fit for Wolverine.”

Wolverine Building Group is celebrating their 75th anniversary this year.  For more information about Wolverine, please visit www.wolvgroup.com.