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Everhart is new Wells Fargo region president - 10/25/2012 5:18 pm
Baynard named vice president and in-house counsel at Denali Alaskan - 10/25/2012 5:12 pm
Oceana promotes Murray - 10/25/2012 5:06 pm
Lon Wilson qualifies for Golden Eagle Award - 10/24/2012 6:13 pm
Golder Associates Inc. welcomes 3 new hires. - 10/24/2012 6:07 pm
Alliance has new board of directors - 10/24/2012 6:02 pm
Campbell named President and CEO for Alaska Aerospace Corporation - 10/24/2012 6:00 pm
New State Park superintendent appointed - 10/24/2012 5:57 pm
Posted: February 15, 2012 - 8:07 pm
Joanne “Jodi” Partain Phelan has joined BiNW as the Alaska Director of Sales & Professional Services. Jodi brings over 25 years of experience in the Alaskan marketplace, most recently with AT&T Alascom.
Posted: February 15, 2012 - 7:57 pm
Mark Powers, a senior project manager at Roger Hickel Contracting Inc. has been promoted to vice president. He will continue to manage projects in addition to being vice president.
Powers joined RHC in June 2004 and has been estimating and managing jobs throughout Alaska. He graduated from the University of Florida in 2002 with a Master of Science degree in building construction.
Posted: February 15, 2012 - 7:53 pm
Delaney Wiles Inc. has announced that Scott Gerlach was recently admitted as the firm's newest shareholder.
Gerlach received his Juris Doctor from the Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, cum laude, in 2007 and he is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts in Alaska.
He joined Delaney Wiles, Inc. as an associate attorney in June 2008. His practice focuses on business and commercial law, complex litigation, natural resources, health care law and medical malpractice defense.
Posted: February 15, 2012 - 7:44 pm
Bart Dean has recently joined AT&T as a member of the Alaska Signature Accounts team based in Anchorage. Bart began his telecom career in Alaska more than 30 years ago selling phone systems to oil & gas customers. He has continued to provide voice, data and wireless solutions to major customers in the Pacific Northwest, most recently handling federal and tribal government accounts in Washington and Idaho.
Posted: February 10, 2012 - 6:13 pm
AES promoted Joireen Cohen to the position of director of Health, Safety and Environmental Technology.. She will oversee the development, implementation, and administration of organization-wide HSET programs and manage the Anchorage HSET staff. For the past 18 months, Cohen was the HSET Loss Prevention Manager. She is a certified Occupational Health and Safety Technologist with over 20 years of experience handling workers’ compensation claims in the oil and gas and health care industries.
Posted: February 10, 2012 - 6:02 pm
Central Peninsula Hospital has announced the appointment of Matthew Dammeyer, Ph.D, to the position of chief operating officer.
Posted: February 10, 2012 - 5:59 pm
MaLane Harbour has recently been named executive director of Primrose Retirement Community of Wasilla. Harbour is responsible for the day-to-day management and operations of the community, which includes 41 assisted living apartment homes, 25 independent living apartment homes and eight independent townhome villas.
She oversees the nursing, maintenance, marketing and administrative staff and ensures that the retirement community meets residents’ needs.
Posted: February 10, 2012 - 5:50 pm
kpb architects takes pleasure in announcing that Associate Lauri Strauss, AIA, LEED® BD&C has relocated to the firm’s Everett, Wash., office, the second of the firm’s offices.
Recently featured in the February 2012 issue of the Alaska Business Monthly article, “Notable Buildings, Notable Architects,” Strauss will be expanding on the firm’s pursuits in federal, healthcare, education, multi-unit housing and development-driven design-build projects.
Posted: February 10, 2012 - 5:42 pm
ANCHORGE, ALASKA – The 2012 board of directors for The National Society of Marketing Professional Services Alaska Chapter is as follows: President, Skip Bourgeois (UIC Construction Services); President-Elect, Leah Boltz (Bettisworth North Architects and Planners); Treasurer, Cheryl Jemar (USKH); Secretary, Jessica Taft (Enterprise Engineering); Director of Membership, Andrea Story (R&M Consultants); Director of Programs, Louis Gire (PCL Construction Services); Director of Communications, Shannon Kinsey (ECI/Hyer Architecture and Interiors); Director of Sponsorship, Crystal Barnes (McCool Car
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:52 pm
Robert Moats recently passed the Alaska Real Estate Broker’s Exam to become an associate broker for Western Enterprises Inc. He rose through the ranks to become a licensed salesperson and then to practice real estate in 2006. With that came the additional responsibility of being a property manager for over 45 buildings in the area.
Since then, Moats has used his construction background to represent buyers and sellers in commercial lease transactions.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:45 pm
PND Engineers, Inc., has announced the following developments:
Grant Gephardt passed the Alaska P.E. exam and was promoted to senior engineer. He has been with PND since completing his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 2007.
Zachary Rinker passed the Wyoming P.E. exam and was promoted to senior engineer. Zach holds a Bachelor of Science in architectural engineering (structural option) from the University of Wyoming and has been with PND since October 2010.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:38 pm
Ashburn & Mason, P.C. is pleased to announce that Jacob A. Sonneborn has been named a partner in the firm.
He joined the firm in 2007 and has practiced in the areas of civil litigation and family law since that time, with a focus on collaborative divorce and mediation.
Sonneborn is active in the American Bar Association, the Alaska Association of Collaborative Professionals and the Alaska Bar, where he is a member of both the Mediation and Law Examiner’s Committees.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:35 pm
The University of Alaska System has promoted two longtime UA employees.
Erika Van Flein, formerly benefits administrator for UA Human Resources, has been named director of benefits. She replaces Mike Humphrey, who recently left the System Office to serve as executive officer for UAA Chancellor Tom Case.
Brandi Berg, formerly assistant to Board of Regents’ Executive Officer Jeannie Phillips, has been named to Phillips’ post. Phillips recently accepted a position in the UAF Chancellor’s Office.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:30 pm
Connect Alaska announces the appointment of James Dunn as executive director. Dunn joins Project Coordinator Therese Dolan in the Anchorage office and will lead the nonprofit’s mission of creating jobs and new economic opportunities across the state through expanded telecommunications.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:23 pm
Cook Inlet Region Inc. named Stig Colberg its chief financial officer.
Colberg joined CIRI in 2008 and was the company’s chief business development officer. He now heads CIRI’s Finance and Accounting Department and Business Development Department. He is responsible for CIRI’s financial management, its accounting and internal control systems, and the company’s budget and financial reporting matters.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:18 pm
Mary Pinkel has joined the law firm of Wohlforth, Brecht, Cartledge & Brooking as an associate.
Pinkel previously worked as an attorney advisor for the U.S. Army. Before working for the Army, she served in the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Alaska. She also served in the Anchorage Municipal Attorney’s Office. Mary has also served as an assistant attorney general for the State of Alaska.
She will concentrate on litigation and transactional law, providing advice and representation to clients in areas of municipal, public finance and business law.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:13 pm
The Utah office of Coldwell Banker Commercial recently announced the appointment of Elisha Martin as director of the firm’s Operations-Asset Services division in Alaska, an expansion of Coldwell Banker Commercial Utah’s western regional office based in Salt Lake City.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:06 pm
The Alaska Chapter of the Council of Residential Specialists has announced that Cecelia Nims was voted CRS of the year for 2011.
Only 4 percent of Realtors nationally achieve certification in this professional organization known for its education and training.
Nims has been licensed since 1988 and specializes in the Anchorage residential market. She currently works as an associate broker at Prudential Jack White Vista Real Estate.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 7:03 pm
Hillside Family Medicine is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Morgan VanDerHorst-Albaugh to their team.
Dr. VanDerHorst received her medical degree from Northeast Ohio University and completed her residency at Shenandoah Valley Family Practice in Fort Royal, Va.
Posted: February 1, 2012 - 6:57 pm
The Superior Group, Inc. would like to announce that effective March 30, 2012 Mike Blake is stepping down as the corporate general manager.
Mike began his employment with TSGI as the general manager of Superior Plumbing and Heating in March 2001 and assumed the CGM position from Jan van den Top in April 2006.
Mike joins the ranks of his predecessors in leaving TSGI in excellent position moving forward.
TSGI serves general contractors and building owners as a full service mechanical and electrical contractor.