Leah Ceee O. Boomsma Joins Minneapolis Litigation Firm as Shareholder

Leah Ceee O. Boomsma has joined the Minneapolis litigation firm of Bassford Remele as a shareholder. Leah practices in complex commercial litigation, bringing more than 10 years of experience in appeals, dispositive motions, and jury trials to her clients.

Allan J. Braff (Ph.D. 1959), 1930 – 2020

Allan James Braff of Cape Elizabeth, Maine, died July 20, 2020.

UW-Madison Alumni Pivot Startup Launch To Help Healthcare Heroes: Lee Maier & Mike Giancarlo

It wasn’t how they expected to launch their company, but much like the inspiration behind Ted Time Co., life doesn’t always go according to plan. The founders of the Chicago-based Ted Time Co. and Wisconsin alumni instead pivoted to raise money to get protective masks for healthcare workers.

Obituary of Alvin Robert “Bob” Kantor

It is with great sadness that we share the passing on January 2, 2020 of Alvin R. (“Bob”) Kantor of Mercer Island, WA formerly of Chicago.

Obituary: Robert W. Finkbine

Robert (Bobby) Finkbine, 88, died on October 11, 2019, in Marin County, California.

Attorney Samuel Robertson joins von Briesen & Roper, s.c.

Attorney Samuel G. Robertson has joined von Briesen & Roper, s.c. in the Madison office.

Shankar Iyer (‘93) named a Best-In-State Wealth Advisor by Forbes Magazine

Shankar Iyer (‘93) has been recognized by Forbes as a Best-In-State Wealth Advisor for 2019.

UW-Madison Alumnus Takes the Helm as CEO of HilltopSecurities: Brad Winges

M. Bradley Winges has joined Hilltop Securities Inc. as president and chief executive officer, succeeding Hill A. Feinberg who remains in his role as chairman.

The Metropolitan Builders Association Installs its 2019 President: James Doering

The Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) has installed James Doering, Homes By Towne, as its 2019 president.

Congratulations, William Graham III

Bel Brands, recently appointed William Graham III ’89 to CEO.