Strategic Partners

Please support the Strategic Partners of the Grand Rapids IMA Chapter who provide services and solve problems for finance and accounting Professionals. 


   Connect Resources provides finance and accounting professionals for direct hire and contract staffing solutions                           Please contact Todd Hanson when you have a hiring or contract staffing need or you are ready to consider a new job               opportunity. 




  DWH is a group of highly accomplished financial and business professionals helping closely-held businesses maximize            value, opportunities, and outcomes. DWH provides clients with advanced assessment protocols, decision-making support,      and implementation tools in situations requiring business and financial advisory services, including ownership transition,        succession planning, turnaround and restructure.

  Contact Bruce Townsley: 


   HR Collaborative is a local HR Management and Consulting firm that builds great places to work, by putting the right           people in the right jobs, and building a culture of engagement to achieve business results for our clients. HR                       Collaborative collaborates with organizations to provide customized solutions for HR strategy and compliance, talent             acquisition and management, coaching and development, retention and engagement, and compensation and benefits,         through a variety of channels including interim support, project-based services, and complete HR outsourcing. 

   Contact Lisa Cooper


   Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement, and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world     advance the health, wealth, and performance of their most vital asset - their people. Mercer's more than 20,000                 employees are based in more than 40 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned       subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC)

   Contact Mick Young





    Established in 1979, Monroe, Sweeris & Tromp provides Financial Reporting, Tax, & Consulting Services to privately held            West Michigan Businesses and Individuals.  

    Contact Scott Ritsema



    Founded by local business and professional leaders and supported by nearly 800 equally-local initial investors, we                opened on April 30, 2009. Thanks to our unique organizational culture and relationship-based business model, we’ve            grown steadily and successfully into one of the area’s premier independent banks. We've developed a well-deserved            reputation for consistently delivering an outstanding banking experience that’s driven by our unwavering commitment to      rock-solid relationships and unsurpassed personal service. 

    We invite you to explore a relationship with our Bank. As you get to know us, we’re confident you’ll agree that Grand          River Bank is “Smaller. Smarter.”

    Contact Sandy Cilek 

    616-204-2304 or

    SCS is a technology service provider that’s been serving Grand Rapids and the Lakeshore since 1998.  We understand              business - IT just needs to work.  We proactively target the causes of your IT stress and drive to eliminate downtime.          Our service goal is to get your IT to just run so you can remain focused on what’s important.

    Contact Dave Rogers:






   Van Wyk Risk Solutions is a boutique provider of insurance and risk management solutions. Through vast experience, a           hands-on personal approach, and creative thinking, Van Wyk provides custom risk management solutions to people and         organizations looking for a true partner. Van Wyk Risk Solutions takes the time to understand the personal and commercial     risks of their clients, giving them the confidence and security they need to thrive and be secure.

   Contact Matt Capel