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Rutland Regional Medical Center is pleased to welcome Brad Bissell, MD to the exceptional group of physicians in their Hospitalist Program.
A Hospitalist is a doctor who specializes in caring for patients while they are in a hospital. They consult with specialists about your condition, manage your overall care and keep your family and your regular doctor up to date on your progress.

Ledyard National Bank is pleased to announce that Karen Johnson Zurheide has joined its New London office as Regional President. She will be responsible for Ledyard’s activities in the New London/Lake Sunapee region.

EverBank announced that Jeff Teplitz has joined the retail lending division as a residential mortgage consultant. Teplitz will work out of EverBank’s Stowe office which has been home to EverBank employees for more than ten years. He will offer residential mortgage solutions to local customers and build awareness of EverBank’s products and programs in the local community.

The VT/NH Marketing Group, a not-for-profit membership organization offering seminars, an annual marketing conference, and networking opportunities announces its newly elected officers’ for the 2011-2012 season.

Richmond Area Business Association gave out two $1500
Entrepreneur/ Trade Scholarships recently to MMU
graduates, Cody Vernet, son of Paul & Heather Parker of
Richmond, and Marissa Giroux, daughter of Jim & Cori
Giroux of Richmond.
Cody, who grew up working at his Dad’s weekly car auction

Dr. Wilson’s world-wide travels always bring her back to central Vermont where her dad bought a farm in the Mad River Valley in 1959.
During her high school years she attended the Taft School in Connecticut and came back to the farm every summer to help with the haying. “My dad always said the family that hays together stays together,” noted Dr. Wilson.

TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, has promoted Eric J. Houghton s Vice President, Cash Management Sales Officer in Burlington, Vt. He will continue to provide cash management sales and consulting services to small business, commercial and government clients across Vermont.

State Director, Lenae Quillen-Blume, announced that Dave Rubel has been selected as the 2011 State Star of Vermont Small Business Development Center. Dave Rubel is the Area Business Advisor for Washington and Lamoille Counties and the Export specialist for the team.

C2 is pleased to announce the following promotions:
Erica Ferland has been promoted to Senior Systems Engineer in the IT Operations & Support Group. As an architect of web colocation facilities during the dot com boom, she brings senior-level experience to C2s eCommerce clients.

Christopher Rickman, MD, FACP, internal medicine, at Community Medical Associates in Newport, was recognized as a newly elected Fellow of the American College of Physicians (ACP) in an awards ceremony during ACP’s 2011 Internal Medicine Meeting in San Diego, CA.

Meghan Sperry was a college student without a career direction when she welcomed her first child. A midwife provided her care, but what she delivered was more than just a beautiful baby girl for Sperry; she delivered hope. “She said I’m still young and I was strong. I could go to college. I could do whatever I wanted.”

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene (CMC/DHK) recently named Sandra “Sandie” Phipps, CFRE as Senior Director of Development and Communications, reporting directly to the office of the president.