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Maponics (, provider of location-based data, announced today that Mark Dykstra has joined the company as the Director of Sales. Mark comes to Maponics with more than 20 years of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) industry experience in senior sales and operations roles.

Rutland Regional Medical Center is pleased to welcome Rachel Bruce, MD, to its staff of exceptional physicians.
After taking some time off to take care of her new daughter, Dr. Bruce is joining the staff of Rutland Regional’s Hospitalist Program. A hospitalist is a fully qualified, experienced doctor who directs the care for most patients when they are admitted to a hospital.

The Addison County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the opening of Vermont SpineWorks & Rehabilitation, Middlebury’s first community-based medical spine center.

The Central Vermont Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship Committee Chair Peg Ayer announced that the Auxiliary awarded ten $2,000 scholarships to local students planning to study for careers in health care.

CVMC’s 33rd Annual Service Awards have been announced. “It is with great pride that I congratulate you on your many years of service to CVMC. You make up the very fabric of our culture. Your dedication and commitment to our organization is commendable,” said Judy Tarr, President and CEO. 35 year award recipients included Kathy Pelletier, RN, Bob Green, RN and Marilyn Hart, MD.

TwinState//Voice.Data.Video. is pleased to announce the addition of Sandra Baker as Executive Administrative Assistant to the firm’s rapidly growing team. In her position, Mrs. Baker will provide direct support to TwinState’s President and CEO, Devi Momot.

Rutland law firm Pratt Vreeland Kennelly Martin & White, LTD, is happy to announce that Andrew M. Carter, Esq. has joined the firm as counsel. Mr. Carter’s practice will focus on conflict resolution and civil and commercial litigation. He brings to the firm extensive experience representing individuals and businesses before courts across Vermont.

Josie Palmer Leavitt, a Real Estate Sales Professional in Hinesburg, has joined Keller Williams Realty Green Mountain Properties. Josie Palmer Leavitt has an extensive background in marketing and management, specializing in land sales and seller listings.

C2, also known as Competitive Computing, a technology consulting firm located in Colchester announced the addition of the following new employee:
Jesse Gennrich, Software Engineer, will work within the eBusiness team on various development projects. Jesse is a graduate of SUNYIT with BS in Computer Science.

At the recent 2011 Board Retreat, Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) elected Board Officers. The newly elected VBSR Board Chair is Brian Dunkiel of the Burlington law firm Dunkiel Saunders Elliott Raubvogel & Hand.

A Dartmouth-Hitchcock physician is among nine appointees to the nominating committee for Vermont’s new Green Mountain Care Board.

Primmer Piper Eggleston & Cramer PC is pleased to announce the hiring of Thomas B. Getz, Jr. Tom is an associate with the firm's litigation department, whose practice focuses on all areas of business litigation.