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2LT Hollier receives prestigious German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency

Posted by on Aug 10, 2016

August 20, 2016 — The GAFPB is a decoration of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Germany. In the United States Army, the German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency is one of several hundred foreign awards approved for wear on the uniform and one of the most sought after awards for Soldiers. The difference between this competition and other similar events is that participants in the GAFPB do not compete against each other. Each soldier participates individually in order to receive the highest merit they can achieve. “Acquiring the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge is unique for a US Soldiers. This is special because besides the regular...

2LT Hollier earns commission

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016

On March 21st, 2016 SPC Adam Hollier earned a commission in the United States Army as a Transportation Officer.  2LT Hollier graduated as a Distinguished Military Graduate noting his commitment to excellence. An officer is a servicemember in a position of authority. Officers are the leaders of the Military, supervising and managing activities in almost every occupational specialty. Unlike the enlisted joining process, becoming a military officer requires extra training, education or expertise. In exchange for the increased responsibility, officers receive superior benefits and excellent credentials valued by both military and civilian employers. And for someone with a four-year college degree it can be the real-world experience necessary to...

Crains 20 in their 20’s

Posted by on May 28, 2015

Adam Hollier has held high-profile political positions, including Mayor Dave Bing’s liaison to Detroit City Council, and now leads the Hantz Farms project.TWEET THIS …  On Adam Hollier’s 25th birthday, he went to the grocery store behind his parents’ Detroit home to order a case of chicken wings. He struck up a conversation with the butcher’s assistant, who inquired about the occasion. When Hollier told him it was his 25th birthday, “he said, ‘Congratulations for living to be 25,’ ” Hollier remembered. “I didn’t know how to respond. It wasn’t a milestone to me; it meant my car insurance was going down. But for him, it was surviving. If you look...

Detroit City Council “Job Interviews”

Posted by on Feb 1, 2015

When Saunteel Jenkins announced her resignation, more than 137 people applied to be on Detroit City Council. These are “job interviews” that 7 Action News conducted with the remaining potential council...


Posted by on Feb 1, 2015

A good man Adam Hollier was conceived in Detroit, Michigan. He is the child of Carl Hollier (resigned Captain Detroit Fire Dept. furthermore Training officer Wayne County Health Dept.) and Jackie Hollier (resigned Social specialist) of Detroit Michigan. He was brought up in the Northend, where his family has existed subsequent to the 1940’s. Adam went to all Detroit government funded schools. He got his college degree from Cornell University in Industrial and Labor relations. He then earned a Master of Urban Planning from The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. Adam, from the start opportunity, served in an open limit as the locale executive for State Senator Buzz...