Rehmann’s Chris Sing Appointed Board Director of Ann Arbor SPARKOctober 23, 2020
TROY, Mich., October 23, 2020 –Ann Arbor SPARK a non-profit that works with public, private, and academic partners to encourage and support business attraction, retention, and acceleration, has named Rehmann principal Chris Sing as board director. Sing has been an Ann Arbor SPARK executive committee member for over three years.
Ann Arbor SPARK focuses efforts on four innovation-driving industries: automotive and mobility; life sciences and healthcare; data and information; and technology. Its services include incubating and accelerating startups, showcasing vibrant communities to site selectors, and connecting job seekers with hopeful employers.
“To be innovative for the businesses and job seekers we serve, we rely on insights of experts who are inventive, creative and spirited,” said Paul Krutko, President and CEO, Ann Arbor SPARK. “Chris has been an invaluable asset to our executive committee for many years and we are thrilled to leverage her expertise in the role of board director.”
Sing has 25 years of experience in public accounting at local and national firms, as well as executive experience in private industry. At Rehmann, Sing serves as a close confidant and trusted advisor to her clients. Sing also leads the firm’s emerging companies and cannabis practice groups and is a former member of the firm’s board of directors.
“Chris has been a true asset and leader at Rehmann. Using those skills and channeling her passion for community involvement, I could not think of a better board director to serve the team at Ann Arbor SPARK,” said Randy Rupp, CEO of Rehmann.
Rehmann is a fully integrated financial services and advisory firm that provides accounting and assurance, comprehensive technology, accounting and human resource solutions, specialized consulting and wealth management services. For more than 75 years, Rehmann has provided forward-thinking solutions and made it a priority to anticipate our clients’ daily and future needs. Rehmann has nearly 900 associates in Michigan, Ohio and Florida. Rehmann is an independent member of Nexia International, offering clients a global approach. Find us online at rehmann.com.
Ann Arbor SPARK
Ann Arbor SPARK, a non-profit organization, is advancing the region by encouraging and supporting business attraction, retention, and acceleration. The organization identifies and meets the needs of businesses at every stage, from start-ups to large organizations. Ann Arbor SPARK collaborates with business, academic, government, and community investor partners. For more information, please call (734)-761-9317 or visit www.AnnArborUSA.org.
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