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Community National Bank President Kathy Austin is pleased to announce the promotion of Amanda Pepin to Credit Administration Officer. Amanda joined the bank’s Credit Administration Department in 2008 as a Credit Analyst and, in 2015, she was promoted to Senior Credit Analyst.

We are excited to announce that Paw Print & Mail is under new ownership! After nearly 30 years, Tom is ready to explore new opportunities, and was fortunate to find the ideal successor in Tim Fortune. Over the past two months, Tim has been working closely with Tom to learn the ropes and ensure that Paw Print’s reputable level of service remains unchanged.

The Women’s Small Business Program (WSBP) at Mercy Connections announces the graduating class of their 60th cohort of the Start Up: Comprehensive Business Planning class. On Thursday, December 19th, ten entrepreneurs will graduate from this semester-long program with the launch or expansion of their businesses.

Fall 2019 Start Up Graduates:

NBT Bank announced Jameson Roberts joined the bank as Senior Commercial Banking Relationship Manager. Roberts is based at NBT’s New England Regional headquarters in Burlington. Roberts has 10 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to joining NBT, he served as a Commercial Lending Relationship Manager for Community Bank in the Burlington market.

Birdseye is pleased to welcome Robin Blodgett to the design studio team.

Christine Miller, an influential sales leader, has announced the launch of a new global sales coaching and sales training service. “I’m so excited to launch this new endeavor and help businesses grow their sales revenue.

Competitive Computing, also known as C2 (, a leading digital solutions company headquartered in Vermont, today announced that they have expanded their Board of Advisors to include Tim Volk, partner at the WBENC Certified marketing agency and B-Corp Kelliher Samets Volk (KSV).

Flyin Ryan is proud to announce the addition of three new Adventure Scholarship recipients to their Adventure Scholar family! Erick Crockenberg and Holden Bradford’s awards were generously sponsored by Outdoor Gear Exchange.

Darn Tough Vermont, the fastest growing American manufacturer of premium performance outdoor and lifestyle socks, is pleased to announce that Ryan Dahlstrom has joined the company as the new Director of E-Commerce.

Generator announced Meg Hammond has been named executive director of the nonprofit makerspace devoted to providing tools, expertise, education, and opportunities enabling members of its community to create, collaborate, and to make their ideas reality.

Mt Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC) has announced the appointment of Amy Visser-Lynch, MSN, RN as Chief Nursing Officer (CNO). Visser-Lynch had served as interim CNO at MAHHC since early 2019. Visser-Lynch joined MAHHC in 2015 as Director of Staff Education.

The Vermont Association of Insurance Professionals is pleased to announce that Jane Stacy from Noyle W Johnson Insurance, Montpelier, VT have become the newest member of the VTAIP. Membership in VTAIP is an industry commitment to the insurance community through leadership development, career enhancement and creating relationships with other industry related connections.