AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Petros PACE Finance, (www.petros-pace.com), the industry leader of Commercial PACE financing, announced today the hiring of Jerry Ellis as Senior Vice President of Business Development based in the New York office, strengthening the business development team as the company continues to grow nationally.
Ellis brings more than 25 years of commercial real estate investing experience to the role. During his career, he has participated in the origination, underwriting and closing of more than $7 billion of U.S. and international transactions.
“New York is an increasingly important market for Petros, where we are expanding to meet rapidly growing demand for C-PACE,” said Mansoor Ghori, CEO and Co-founder at Petros PACE Finance. “Jerry is a seasoned veteran with a proven track record of success and we are pleased to welcome him to the team at this critical time as a step
ATLANTA, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Through Spark, the first ever online course from Chick-fil-A Pioneer, David Salyers, business owners and brand managers have the opportunity to learn the secret sauce of Chick-fil-A’s famed customer loyalty and renowned culture, be empowered to identify their brand’s unique competitive advantage during economic downturn, and start their journey to transform their organization’s culture from the inside out.
David Salyers was one of the original two marketing executives at Chick-fil-A. He went on to spend 37 years in the Chick-fil-A Marketing Department, most recently as a Vice President, before his retirement. Having worked at Chick-fil-A his entire career, he saw the principles of servant leadership and creating remarkable customer experiences play out in the growth of more than 2,300 Chick-fil-A restaurants around the country. Today, this multi-billion dollar company is recognized as one of America’s most successful, powerful and beloved brands.
HOUSTON, Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Blindster, the leading online custom window coverings business, is proud to announce that the Customer Sales & Service World Awards®, the world’s top achievement awards program for sales, service, support and business development, has named Blindster’s founder and CEO Kyle Cox the gold winner for Executive Excellence: Business Role Model of the Year.
The Customer Sales & Service World Awards® is an industry and peer international competition honoring achievements in disciplines that create the best customer experience for business successes everywhere.
When the pandemic hit, Kyle stepped back to think about how he could continue to keep in close contact with their customers but also consider the bigger picture of how to be a servant during a time of immense need for his community. Because of this, Kyle launched the COVID-19 Program: with every product sold on Blindster.com, $2 was
Tech groups slam Trump’s diversity training executive order
By Adam Mazmanian
Oct 09, 2020
Several leading technology trade associations are pressing the Trump administration to rescind an executive order that, along with subsequent memos and guidance, has put diversity and inclusion training at federal agencies on pause.
The executive order, issued on Sept. 22, looks to purge diversity training curricula of concepts that Trump administration says communicate the “pernicious and false belief that America is an irredeemably racist and sexist country; that some people, simply on account of their race or sex, are oppressors…”
The order extends to companies doing business with the government. “Federal contractors will not be permitted to inculcate such views in their employees,” the order states.
The Labor Department’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) issued guidance Oct. 7 explaining the scope, reach and timing of the order with regard to contractors.
PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today Atlas AI announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Abraham (Abe) Tarapani as Chief Executive Officer, where he joins a multi-disciplinary team of experts with backgrounds in machine learning, multispectral imagery product development, econometric analysis and international development. Abe has been a longstanding strategic advisor to Atlas AI which is on track this year to grow revenue 300% and more than double headcount.
“I’m honored to join Atlas AI for the next chapter of the company’s journey,” Tarapani said. “I’ve seen the company grow from the kernel of a vision at Stanford University into a technology leader at the intersection of machine learning, remote sensing and economic development, and yet I know we are just getting started. It’s thrilling to join such an exceptional team, including backgrounds at Planet, Esri, Deloitte and some of the leading PhD programs in
Options, the leading provider of cloud-enabled managed services to the global capital markets, has today announced that former RBS and MasterCard executive, Terry Hughes, has been appointed as the firm’s new SVP of Marketing. In her new role, Terry will be responsible for leading Options’ global marketing, brand and communications strategy in addition to overseeing the firm’s business development, partner marketing and customer engagement initiatives.
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Terry Hughes, SVP Marketing, Options Technology (Photo: Business Wire)
With over 20 years’ experience, working across multiple business development, customer engagement and management consultancy roles, Terry is an internationally experienced business marketing leader, holding management roles within the Defence, Pharmaceutical and Financial Services Industries.
Prior to Options, Terry was CMO for SeeMeHired, where she was responsible for the creation, planning and development of the firm’s candidate acquisition strategy, as well as holding a variety
The Central Minnesota Builders Association will welcome a new executive director in 2021.
Wanda Schroeder will take over the position after Executive Director Bonnie Moeller retires, according to a Sept. 23 press release from CMBA. Moeller has been with the CMBA for 38 years.
Schroeder has worked for Cellular 2000 (purchased by Verizon Wireless) and Marco.
CMBA is a nonprofit trade association established in 1971. It aims to improve the Central Minnesota building industry.
Dubow will add another facility as business increases
Dubow CEO said the business’s orders have doubled since last year and are expected to grow further.
A Sept. 1 news release said the company has already added a 4,000-square-foot facility for inventory and is planning to add a 23,500-square-foot facility as well as demand for its product increases. Other changes have been made to increase printing capacity and speed.