A local construction firm has new owners.

Grand Rapids-based Wolverine Building Group said today that long-time employees Aaron Jonker and Kurt Mulder purchased the firm from the previous owners, Mike Kelly and Dick VanderZyden, making them the company’s fifth owners.

The leadership change has been in progress for the past 18 months.

Jonker and Mulder most recently served as co-presidents of the firm.

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