Richard Nixon

Yorba Linda Water District Installs Natural Gas Generator to Support Reliable Water Service During Emergencies

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 9:00pm

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Yorba Linda Water District (YLWD) today commemorated the installation of YLWD's new natural gas-powered electricity generator located at the water district's Elk Mountain Booster Pump Station.

Key Points: 
  • LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and the Yorba Linda Water District (YLWD) today commemorated the installation of YLWD's new natural gas-powered electricity generator located at the water district's Elk Mountain Booster Pump Station.
  • "I was pleased to support YLWD in obtaining the necessary permits," said Yorba Linda City Council Member Carlos Rodriguez.
  • This is a critical step to ensure Yorba Linda families and homes are protected from power-related water emergencies thanks to this backup energy source."
  • In support of that vision, SoCalGas is committed to replacing 20 percent of its traditional natural gas supply with renewable natural gas (RNG) by 2030.

Dundee Corporation Announces Appointment of New Independent Chair and Voting Results From Its 2020 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders

Friday, October 16, 2020 - 5:56pm

Mr. Nixon has been a member of the board since August, 2018 and the Lead Director of Dundee since June, 2019.

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  • Mr. Nixon has been a member of the board since August, 2018 and the Lead Director of Dundee since June, 2019.
  • In addition, as a result of Mr. Nixons appointment, Jonathan Goodmans new title effective immediately will be President and Chief Executive Officer.
  • The board believes that the appointment of an independent chair is in the best interest of our shareholders as it is consistent with current best governance practices.
  • The Company is also announcing the voting results from its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders (the Meeting) which was held via live audio webcast on Thursday, October 15, 2020.

Jonathan DeSimone Appointed New CEO Of Alcentra

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 2:00pm

This follows David Forbes-Nixon's decision to step down as CEO of Alcentra to focus on his investment responsibilities.

Key Points: 
  • This follows David Forbes-Nixon's decision to step down as CEO of Alcentra to focus on his investment responsibilities.
  • David will continue as interim CEO of Alcentra until Jonathan's appointment is approved by the FCA.
  • Jonathan will join Alcentra immediately as CEO designate and over the next few months will work closely with David to ensure a smooth transition of leadership.
  • Mitchell Harris, chief executive officer of BNY Mellon Investment Management, commented:
    "We are delighted to welcome Jonathan to Alcentra as the new CEO.

Brian White Joins Herschel Supply as Senior Vice President of Global Sales

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Herschel Supply Co. has tapped Brian White as the new Senior Vice President of Global Sales.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, BC, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Herschel Supply Co. has tapped Brian White as the new Senior Vice President of Global Sales.
  • White brings two decades of sales management experience as the Founder of Toronto-based, award winning sales and marketing agency, The Unlimited Sales Agency Inc., and former Vice President of Sales at Nixon Inc., where he successfully established new categories, distribution channels, and innovative processes.
  • In his new senior leadership appointment, White will lead and augment Herschel's sales strategy across all global markets, reporting to Lyndon Cormack, Co-Founder and Managing Director.
  • "I have been fortunate in my career to work with some of the industry's top tier brands and am thrilled to bring my experience to Herschel Supply," said White.

CAVU Resources’ Sinacori Builders Continues Making Headlines, Secures Key 26,000-Square-Foot Charlotte Site in Multimillion Dollar Deal

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 5:30pm

Over the past months, leaders of CAVU Resources and Sinacori Builders have collaborated with industry experts and analysts in preparation of the launch of their Growing Together brand.

Key Points: 
  • Over the past months, leaders of CAVU Resources and Sinacori Builders have collaborated with industry experts and analysts in preparation of the launch of their Growing Together brand.
  • Its the pearl of Plaza Midwood, in my opinion, and it will be the center point of the neighborhood, Nixon said.Charlotte Observer.
  • Russ Sinacori, CEO of Sinacori Builders worked very hard to secure this opportunity.
  • Bob Silver, Chairman and CEO of CAVU Resources, said, We have a lot of great ideas and a great team to execute them.

IBC Bank Executives Laud Implementation of USMCA

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 10:10pm

Nixon and IBC Bank Corporate International Division head and Executive Vice President Gerry Schwebel received personal invitations from the White House to attend the signing ceremony of USMCA.

Key Points: 
  • Nixon and IBC Bank Corporate International Division head and Executive Vice President Gerry Schwebel received personal invitations from the White House to attend the signing ceremony of USMCA.
  • USMCA offers a solution for diversifying our supply chains and bringing more of them closer to home, explained Schwebel.
  • The implementation of USMCA provides a unique opportunity for us to do so.
  • He frequently represents IBC Bank and its customers with top government and business leaders in the United States, Mexico and Canada.

Ausenco names Shelley Nixon as new Vice President, Vancouver

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 6:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ausenco has announced the appointment of Shelley Nixon as Vice President, Vancouver.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 8, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Ausenco has announced the appointment of Shelley Nixon as Vice President, Vancouver.
  • Shelley brings over 20 years' experience in the industry to this role, and most recently led the Ausenco Calgary office.
  • Prior to that, she was Vice President, Legal and Commercial for all Ausenco North and South American business lines.
  • Shelley Nixon, Vice President
    Ausenco is a global company redefining what's possible.

Loopstra Nixon Partner named Global Chairman of LawExchange International

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 10:33pm

TORONTO, April 28, 2020 /CNW/ - On April 24th, Toronto Lawyer and Managing Partner at Loopstra Nixon LLP, Allan Ritchie became the Global Chairman of LawExchange International (LEI).

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, April 28, 2020 /CNW/ - On April 24th, Toronto Lawyer and Managing Partner at Loopstra Nixon LLP, Allan Ritchie became the Global Chairman of LawExchange International (LEI).
  • Ritchie had high praise for LawExchange: "Every day we rely on our network of affiliated LawExchange firms to help serve our client's interests around the world.
  • A partner at Loopstra Nixon since 2010, Ritchie became Managing Partner of the firm in 2017 and currently leads the Cross-Border Business Law practice.
  • LawExchange International members are some of the top commercial firms serving middle-market and entrepreneurial businesses around the world.

IBC Bank Chairman and CEO Dennis E. Nixon Appointed to Governor Abbott’s Economic ‘Strike Force’

Monday, April 20, 2020 - 2:49pm

IBC Bank Chairman and CEO Dennis E. Nixon was appointed to the strike force, along with Michael Dell, Kendra Scott, former Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher, and other civic and business leaders.

Key Points: 
  • IBC Bank Chairman and CEO Dennis E. Nixon was appointed to the strike force, along with Michael Dell, Kendra Scott, former Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Richard Fisher, and other civic and business leaders.
  • The goal of the strike force will be to advise Governor Abbott regarding a phased re-opening of Texas businesses and a strategy to reignite the state economy and facilitate economic recovery.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200420005525/en/
    IBC Bank Chairman and CEO Dennis E. Nixon (Photo: Business Wire)
    I am grateful to Governor Abbott for appointing me to this important effort, said Nixon.
  • As a community bank, IBC Bank is committed to creating economic opportunity across Texas.

New Autobiography About Dyslexic Dropout/Garbage Collector Who Earned Ph.D. to Become Presidential Advisor, Attracting National Attention

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 7:14pm

After a Washington newspaper featured Balzano in a Garbage Collector Earns Georgetown Ph.D. feature, President Nixon invited Balzano into the administration as a presidential advisor on labor issues.

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  • After a Washington newspaper featured Balzano in a Garbage Collector Earns Georgetown Ph.D. feature, President Nixon invited Balzano into the administration as a presidential advisor on labor issues.
  • Balzano went on to serve six presidents as an advisor on workforce development and built a successful consulting practice that serves Fortune 100 executives.
  • But the apprenticeship gave me the opportunity to learn how to work with other people, learn how to take orders.
  • As Dyslexic: My Journey has attracted national attention since its release, Mr. Balzano has recently appeared in interviews on the following TV programs across the country: