Metro-East News

People in Business

Korte & Luitjohan Contractors Inc. in Highland has appointed Chris Robards as a project manager. Robards has been with the company for four years as a project engineer and assistant project manager.

Edward J. Blake of Blake Behme Law Group in Belleville has been selected as one of the top ten family law attorney in Illinois by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. Blake Beheme Law Group also has offices in Collinsville, Edwardsville, Effingham and Carlyle.

Neil McInnis of Schiber Truck Co. in Hartford has been named the Mid-West Truckers Association’s Southern Region Member of the Year, and Jeff Biermann of Yaekel & Associates in Belleville has been named the association’s Associate Business Member of the Year.