BY Peter Berden CFO, Great Lakes Stainless— BIG RAPIDS – Terry Berden, CEO of Great Lakes Stainless in Traverse City, was presented with the Distinguished Alumni Award. The honor was presented by Ferris President, Dr. David Eisler on Thursday May 9, 2013 at the Alumni Annual Awards Dinner in Big Rapids. The Ferris State University Alumni Association annually recognizes outstanding alumni of the University based upon personal growth, leadership and contributions to the community. Read the full article here..