Battle Creek Unlimited Vice President Joe Sobieralski is acting in an interim CEO position after the departure of Marie Briganti a few weeks ago. Meanwhile, he tells WBCK the momentum continues toward attracting new business to the area.

Still, he said, there are challenges for BCU, including a lack of skilled trades workforce at the ready. He also said perceived instability at the helm may also have some effect. Hear his comments by clicking the player below.

Battle Creek Enquirer reporter Dillon Davis talked recently on The Richard Piet Show about what he's uncovered following the BCU story over the last several months, as well as more recently as Marie Briganti left the organization. Click the player below for more.

Hear The Richard Piet Show weekday mornings from 5:30-9 on WBCK.