Leadership

DPM I. Chester Cooper Appointed to Head Tourism Ship

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:03pm

NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Executives and staff of the Ministry of Tourism & Aviation extend a warm welcome to Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable I. Chester Cooper, who was appointed Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation on September 17, one day after the country's General Elections.

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  • NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Executives and staff of the Ministry of Tourism & Aviation extend a warm welcome to Deputy Prime Minister, the Honourable I. Chester Cooper, who was appointed Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation on September 17, one day after the country's General Elections.
  • Minister Cooper's energy and sharp business acumen are exactly what is needed as our Ministry continues the thrust toward tourism recovery amid an ongoing pandemic."
  • Minister Cooper is the youngest of 12 and is married to Cecelia Cooper.
  • Deputy Prime Minister Chester Cooper is the Deputy Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) and the Member of Parliament for the Exumas and Ragged Island constituency.

Democracy Preparatory Academy Receives $25,000 from Global Philanthropist to Entrepreneurial Education

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00pm

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nick Sarnicola arrived at Democracy Preparatory Academy to speak to the students about entrepreneurship.

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  • LAS VEGAS, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nick Sarnicola arrived at Democracy Preparatory Academy to speak to the students about entrepreneurship.
  • Part of the endowment supports the school in continually empowering young entrepreneurs in the inter-cities with business funds, ongoing education, training and mentorship.
  • Now, Sarnicola wants to continue supporting aspiring entrepreneurs through the Democracy Preparatory Academy.
  • But, we wish we had had the education, training and support early on to help set us up for success.

Terminix Announces Resignation of COO Kim Scott; Affirms Full-Year 2021 Guidance

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00pm

In January of 2021, she assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer and expanded her responsibilities to include the commercial business.

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  • In January of 2021, she assumed the role of Chief Operating Officer and expanded her responsibilities to include the commercial business.
  • Kim installed the fundamentals of customer retention, safety and labor management in Terminix and was a stabilizing presence over the last year, said Terminix CEO Brett Ponton.
  • I would like to thank Kim for her contributions to Terminix and wish her well in her new position.
  • The Company will report its third-quarter 2021 earnings in early November and affirms full-year 2021 guidance.

Intel Breaks Ground on Two New Leading-Edge Chip Factories in Arizona

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:21pm

Whats New: Intel today broke ground on two new leading-edge chip factories at the companys Ocotillo campus in Chandler, Arizona.

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  • Whats New: Intel today broke ground on two new leading-edge chip factories at the companys Ocotillo campus in Chandler, Arizona.
  • We are ushering in a new era of innovation for Intel, for Arizona and for the world.
  • More Context: Its Time to Build a More Geographically Diverse Supply Chain (Randhir Thakur Editorial) | Intel Builds in Arizona (Press Kit) | Intel Breaks Ground on Arizona Fabs (Event Replay) | Manufacturing in Arizona (Fact Sheet) | What Does It Take to Build a Fab?
  • Intel, the Intel logo and other Intel marks are trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries.

Dr. Edgar Diaz, Respected Veterinarian and Technical Expert, Joins Swine Team

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:18pm

Edgar Diaz, an accomplished scientist, academic, veterinarian and business leader in animal health, has joined Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.

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  • Edgar Diaz, an accomplished scientist, academic, veterinarian and business leader in animal health, has joined Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210924005512/en/
    Dr. Edgar Diaz, respected veterinarian and technical expert, joins Ceva Animal Health as Swine Technical Services Manager.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    We are very proud to welcome Dr. Diaz to the team, said Gary Robertson, director, swine business unit.
  • As a highly respected veterinarian, dedicated leader and proven executive, Dr. Diaz has a unique combination of skills and perspectives.

Quorn Welcomes Drew Barrymore as First-Ever Chief Mom Officer

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:53pm

CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --DrewBarrymorehas joined Quorn USA in a multi-year business partnership as the brand's first-ever "Chief Mom Officer" (CMO).

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  • CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --DrewBarrymorehas joined Quorn USA in a multi-year business partnership as the brand's first-ever "Chief Mom Officer" (CMO).
  • I love this brand because the integrity of its mission truly motivates me and I'm honored to be joining as Chief Mom Officer," explains Barrymore.
  • The collaboration will coincide with several new product launches this fall, including Quorn Meatless ChiQin Cutlets and Quorn Meatless ChiQin Wings.
  • For updates on what's to come from Quorn and Drew Barrymore, be sure to follow along @QuornUSA or @drewbarrymore on social media.

St. Bernard Hospital names Michael Richardson as new patient safety and quality leader

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:51pm

CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Bernard Hospital, a community hospital on Chicago's South Side, announced today its selection of Michael Richardson, MHSc, RN, BSN, CPPS, CPHRM, to the new role of Patient Safety and Quality Officer effective Sept. 27, 2021.

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  • CHICAGO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Bernard Hospital, a community hospital on Chicago's South Side, announced today its selection of Michael Richardson, MHSc, RN, BSN, CPPS, CPHRM, to the new role of Patient Safety and Quality Officer effective Sept. 27, 2021.
  • At St. Bernard Hospital, he will be responsible for directing a new patient safety and quality department, ensuring that healthcare services are provided with an intense focus on reaching a goal of zero harm, preventing errors and delivering patient satisfaction.
  • "St. Bernard Hospital is taking a more deliberate approach to achieving excellence in safety and quality of care.
  • St. Bernard Hospital has served the Englewood community and Chicago's South Side since 1904 as an essential safety-net community hospital.

Jenise Terrell wins the 2021 Excellence in AmeriCorps Lifetime of Service Award

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:34pm

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Public Allies, a national nonprofit whose mission is to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it, is proud to announce Jenise Terrell as the recipient of the 2021 Excellence in AmeriCorps Lifetime of Service Award.

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  • MILWAUKEE, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Public Allies, a national nonprofit whose mission is to create a just and equitable society and the diverse leadership to sustain it, is proud to announce Jenise Terrell as the recipient of the 2021 Excellence in AmeriCorps Lifetime of Service Award.
  • The award recognizes Ms. Terrell, Vice President of Programs, for her outstanding service and lifelong commitment to civic engagement.
  • AmeriCorps is a federal agency that brings people together to tackle the country's most pressing challenges through national service and volunteering.The annual Excellence in AmeriCorps awards are given to honor inspiring and impactful national service across the country.
  • Ms. Terrell started her journey in service as an AmeriCorps apprentice herself in 1997.

Julie Byerley, M.D. appointed President and Dean of Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, Executive Vice President, Chief Academic Officer

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:29pm

DANVILLE, Pa., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Geisinger announced that Julie Byerley, M.D., M.P.H., will serve as the new president and dean of the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (GCSOM), executive vice president and chief academic officer, effective January 1, 2022.

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  • DANVILLE, Pa., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Geisinger announced that Julie Byerley, M.D., M.P.H., will serve as the new president and dean of the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (GCSOM), executive vice president and chief academic officer, effective January 1, 2022.
  • "I am thrilled to announce Julie Byerley as our school's next president and dean," said Jaewon Ryu, M.D., J.D., president and CEO of Geisinger.
  • "I'm honored and ecstatic to be joining as the new president and dean of GCSOM and Geisinger's chief academic officer," said Dr. Byerley.
  • Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine (Geisinger Commonwealth) is a member of the Geisinger family.

Performance Trust and Chicago Debates, Bridging the Education Gap for 10 Years

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:12pm

This Fall, Performance Trust is proud to celebrate ten years of continued partnership with Chicago Debates, an organization committed to empowering urban youth through academic debate.

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  • This Fall, Performance Trust is proud to celebrate ten years of continued partnership with Chicago Debates, an organization committed to empowering urban youth through academic debate.
  • "At Performance Trust, we celebrate strong opinionssupported by evidenceto drive great results.
  • We're humbled to be a small part of Chicago Debates' work, on behalf of students, in our hometown of Chicago."
  • About Performance Trust Capital Partners:Performance Trust Capital Partners, LLC is committed to helping financial institutions improve their long-term performance and deliver shareholder value.