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Mt Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) has named Lori Perron Employee of the Month for November, 2016. Perron is the lead switchboard operator at the Hospital, and was nominated in recognition of her work excellence. According to her supervisor, Melissa Hale, “Lori is wonderful with callers. She is always professional, but you can hear the warmth and friendliness in her voice.
Community Bancorp, the parent company of Community National Bank, has announced that Kathryn M Austin, President and Chief Operating Officer of Community Bancorp and Community National Bank, has been named as the Chief Executive Officer of both corporations as of January 11, 2017.
Cx Associates, a leading energy engineering consulting firm is pleased to announce that Eveline Killian, CEM, has been promoted to Associate Principal. Ms Killian joined Cx Associates as a Senior Engineer in 2010 and has over 20 years of experience in energy efficiency and project management in the commercial and industrial sector.
Kathie Desautels of Team Desautels at RE/MAX North Professionals ranked #6 team overall in the RE/MAX New England Region for November 2016. Kathie has more than 30 years of experience in sales, marketing and customer service and has earned her reputation of dedication and excellence in real estate.
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Mayor Miro Weinberger today announced the appointment of Mary Danko as the new director of the Fletcher Free Library in the City of Burlington. Mary brings over 14 years of library experience, including three years as director of the Weathersfield Proctor Library and four years as director of the Hartland Public Library in Vermont.
Community Capital of Vermont (CCVT), a statewide, nonprofit community-based lending organization that provides loans to underserved businesspeople and new entrepreneurs, has selected officer and members of the board of directors for Fiscal Year 2017. Peggy Henry of VSECU has been appointed President, and Dave Keenan of Yankee Farm Credit is Vice President.
The Alzheimer’s Association announces the launch of a brand new Leadership Board for the Vermont Chapter.
At its 30th Annual Membership Meeting held at The Capitol Plaza, the Vermont Business Roundtable elected one new director to his first three-year term: Tom Dunn, Vermont Electric Power Company.
We wanted to take a moment to honor and thank Jan Steinbauer (left), who has been the Vermont Humanities Council's Director of Literacy Programs since 2005. Jan retired from the position at the end of 2016.
Lauren Tormey, MD, a board-certified gastroenterologist, has joined the staff of the Gastroenterology Department at Mt Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) where she will be performing colonoscopies, endoscopies, and outpatient consultations.
Rosemary Dougherty, a board-certified family nurse practitioner with more than 18 years experience, has joined the medical nursing staff at Mt Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC). Most recently, Rosemary worked in a health center in Maine; she has also served as director and primary nurse practitioner for a New Hampshire university health service.
Beau Ties Ltd of Vermont has named Elizabeth Smith and Cy Day Tall as the company’s new Co-President / CEO. The pair will assume leadership over all corporate functions including merchandising, operations, production, marketing, technology, finance and sales.