Canisius College

New York State Small Business Owner Molly Bakewell Chamberlin Re-Appointed to National Small Business Association Leadership and Technology Councils

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Friday, September 23, 2022

Based in Washington, D.C., NSBA is the nation's oldest non-partisan small business advocacy organization.

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  • Based in Washington, D.C., NSBA is the nation's oldest non-partisan small business advocacy organization.
  • The NSBA Leadership Council provides valuable networking opportunities while ensuring that small business owners have a vital seat at the table, as Congress and regulators take up key small business proposals.
  • Notes NSBA president and CEO, Todd McCracken, "Molly Bakewell Chamberlin has been a tremendous asset to the NSBA and our various Councils.
  • To learn more about Molly Bakewell Chamberlin, visit her LinkedIn profile here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mollychamberlin/ To learn more about Embassy Global, visit www.embassyglobalpr.com .

Western New York Small Business Owner Molly Bakewell Chamberlin Selected as Entrepreneur Mentor for EforAll Buffalo Accelerator Program

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

HAMBURG, N.Y., Aug. 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Founded in 2010, EforAll is a U.S.-based non-profit which seeks to accelerate economic growth and social impact in local communities through inclusive entrepreneurship. As a core component, EforAll offers twice-annual dedicated start-up Accelerator Programs within the communities it serves. With a chosen group of incubator startup mentees from among dozens of applicants, the Program emphasizes diversity and inclusion, market research, collaboration, and business-to-business mentoring. Selected start-up candidates benefit from business skills training, coaching and mentorship, plus access to an engaged, supportive, and extensive professional network. EforAll Entrepreneur Mentors are chosen for their experience and commitment to mentorship, diversity & inclusion. Across a one-year commitment, the Mentor agrees to draw from their own experiences to help new entrepreneurs through the process of turning an idea into a viable, growing small business.

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  • Embassy Global, LLC today announced that its company president, Molly Bakewell Chamberlin, has been selected to serve as an Entrepreneur Mentor for the Entrepreneurship for All (EforAll) Buffalo Accelerator Program.
  • Selected start-up candidates benefit from business skills training, coaching and mentorship, plus access to an engaged, supportive, and extensive professional network.
  • She also serves as an Ambassador for the New York State Mentoring Program ( NYSMP ), where she helps to recruit new program participants.
  • Notes EforAll Buffalo Executive Director, Juweria Dahir, "EforAll Buffalo shares many common bonds with Molly Bakewell Chamberlin.

Innovent Appoints Mr. Gary Zieziula as Independent Non-executive Director

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Mr. Zieziula had also held important positions at AMAG, Roche, Bristol Myers Squibb and Merck & Co.

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  • Mr. Zieziula had also held important positions at AMAG, Roche, Bristol Myers Squibb and Merck & Co.
  • Mr. Zieziula received his bachelor's degree from the State University of New York and an MBA degree from Canisius College.
  • Dr. Michael Yu, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Innovent, stated:"We warmly welcome Mr. Zieziula to join the board of directors of Innovent.
  • Mr. Zieziula, stated: "I am honored to join the Board of Innovent and look forward to working with such an innovative, professional and efficient team.

Sargento Foods Inc. Announces New Sales Leadership Appointments

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

PLYMOUTH, Wis., May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Sargento Foods is pleased to announce new leadership roles for Chris Regennitter and Joy Judski.

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  • PLYMOUTH, Wis., May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Sargento Foods is pleased to announce new leadership roles for Chris Regennitter and Joy Judski.
  • Chris Regennitter Senior VP Sales, Consumer Products Division
    Chris Regennitter is Senior Vice President of Sales for the Consumer Products Division.
  • In this role, Chris leads the sales organization, inclusive of category management, retail execution, and sales planning, with a primary goal of driving long-term stakeholder value for the Sargento Family.
  • In his most recent role as the Vice President of Sales, Chris led sales across the retail grocery channel at Sargento.

Connections Health Solutions Welcomes New Medical Director

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022

PHOENIX, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Connections Health Solutions , the founder and national leader of immediate-access behavioral health crisis stabilization, announced that Theresa Costales, M.D., has been appointed to serve as the Medical Director of the organization's Phoenix facility.

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  • PHOENIX, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Connections Health Solutions , the founder and national leader of immediate-access behavioral health crisis stabilization, announced that Theresa Costales, M.D., has been appointed to serve as the Medical Director of the organization's Phoenix facility.
  • Dr. Costales, a board-certified psychiatrist, joins Connections Health Solutions from community-based psychiatry where she has been working with the seriously mentally ill in Phoenix.
  • "We're thrilled to have Dr. Costales join the team," said Colin LeClair, Chief Executive Officer, Connections Health Solutions.
  • Connections Health Solutions, LLC is the pioneer of 24/7 immediate access to comprehensive behavioral health care.Connections operates the two largest behavioral health facilities in the nation and provides a range of crisis and outpatient services to help people with mental health and substance use diagnoses achieve stability in the least restrictive setting.

IFF Announces Chief Human Resources Officer Transition

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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

IFF (NYSE: IFF) today announced that Susana Suarez Gonzalez, PhD, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources and Diversity & Inclusion Officer, will be leaving the company, and Peter Sommers, current VP, Global People Services, has been appointed as Interim Chief Human Resources Officer.

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  • IFF (NYSE: IFF) today announced that Susana Suarez Gonzalez, PhD, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources and Diversity & Inclusion Officer, will be leaving the company, and Peter Sommers, current VP, Global People Services, has been appointed as Interim Chief Human Resources Officer.
  • Dr. Suarez Gonzalez intends to remain with the company to assist through a transition period.
  • Susana has made significant contributions to IFFs success over the past six years, and I thank her for all she has accomplished, said Frank Clyburn, IFF Chief Executive Officer.
  • Peter Sommers, currently IFFs VP, Global People Services, is a strategic, results-driven Human Resources leader with extensive experience leading talent development, change management and core people and culture functions.

Graham Corporation Names Christopher Thome as Chief Financial Officer

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Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Graham Corporation (NYSE: GHM), a global business that designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the defense/space, energy/new energy and chemical/petrochemical industries, announced today that Christopher J. Thome will join Graham Corporation as Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer effective April 4, 2022.

Key Points: 
  • Graham Corporation (NYSE: GHM), a global business that designs, manufactures and sells critical equipment for the defense/space, energy/new energy and chemical/petrochemical industries, announced today that Christopher J. Thome will join Graham Corporation as Vice President - Finance and Chief Financial Officer effective April 4, 2022.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220309005202/en/
    Daniel J. Thoren, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented, We are excited to have Chris join the Graham team.
  • Graham routinely posts news and other important information on its website, www.graham-mfg.com , where additional comprehensive information on Graham Corporation and its subsidiaries can be found.
  • Except as required by law, Graham Corporation disclaims any obligation to update or publicly announce any revisions to any of the forward-looking statements contained in this news release.

H&R Block Continues Business Growth with Two New Vice Presidents

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Friday, December 17, 2021

In these new roles, Gannon will lead H&R Blocks government relations strategy, and Cole will lead technology growth across the small business and financial services lines of business.

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  • In these new roles, Gannon will lead H&R Blocks government relations strategy, and Cole will lead technology growth across the small business and financial services lines of business.
  • As we launch new products and continue our transformation, Tom and Nicki will play important roles, said Jeff Jones, H&R Block President and CEO.
  • Through their own expertise areas, they both will help ensure were evolving to continue to meet the unique needs of our clients.
  • Nicki Colehas been promoted to Vice President, Technology, Small Business and Financial Services, where she will report to Chief Information Officer Alan Lowden and support the companys Small Business and Financial Services teams.

Freed Maxick Names Jonathan Tretter New Director In Tax Practice

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

BUFFALO , N.Y., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Freed Maxick is proud to name Jonathan Tretter as a new Director in the Firm's Enterprise Advisory Services Practice.

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  • BUFFALO , N.Y., Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Freed Maxick is proud to name Jonathan Tretter as a new Director in the Firm's Enterprise Advisory Services Practice.
  • Jonathan is one of five new Director promotions this year.
  • "I am excited and honored to be named a Director at Freed Maxick.
  • "I am proud to welcome this next generation of leaders to the Director group," states Henry Koziol, CPA, Managing Director and Chairman of the Board.