Client Spotlight: Arcadia Ales Grand Opening

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May 8, 2014

Source: Emily Monacelli
Job Title: Mlive

First National Bank of Michigan is proud to put the spotlight on our customer, Arcadia Ales, who celebrated its grand opening in Kalamazoo on May 8.

The following is an excerpt from an Mlive article. Read the entire Mlive article by clicking on the headline below.

Arcadia Ales grand opening in Kalamazoo: Owner Tim Suprise feels 'blessed' despite challenges

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Close to 200 people packed the brewpub and patio of Arcadia Ales' Kalamazoo Riverfront Brewery, Pub and Kitchen on its grand opening day Thursday afternoon.

Clad in a kilt and drinking a glass of The Big Finish Ale, owner Tim Suprise said he had a lot to be thankful for on the Kalamazoo pub's grand opening day.

"We've had so many blessings along the way and I know that so much of what people have heard or read about this project has included the challenges that we faced," Suprise said. "There certainly have been those. But today I can't help but say I'm blessed and all of us are grateful to have navigated through those challenges and they're already becoming a distant memory."

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