HIRES AND PROMOTIONS
Grant Meyer named CEO of AE2S
Grant Meyer has been named the Chief Executive Officer of AE2S in Grand Forks. Meyer has worked for AE2S for over 20 years and is credited with strategic initiatives and growth while in his role of business development director and chief development officer. He also created a presence in the Twin Cities and Minnesota market by establishing an office in Maple Grove, Minn.
Altru new hires
Altru Health System has announced recent new hires in Grand Forks. Amy Shimek, FNP-C, has joined the team at Truyu Aesthetic Center as a family nurse practitioner specializing in dermatology and aesthetic medicine. Dr. Janene Glyn has joined Altru as a pediatric hospitalist, and her special practices include ACE's and resiliency. Sarah Traser, FNP-C has joined the Altru Advanced Orthopedics team, with special practices in joint and trigger point injections for non-opioid pain relief of arthritis and chronic pain, sports medicine, the care and management of fractures and assistance with orthopedic surgery.
Choice Bank wins SBA award
Choice Bank was recently awarded the Director's Award by the U.S. Small Business Administration for being a top SBA lender in North Dakota throughout 2018. The award recognizes institutions that help small business succeed through SBA financing, and Choice was responsible for 15 of the 169 7(a) SBA loans that were guaranteed in North Dakota, totaling $3.4 million.