<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - movers%20and%20shakers]]> http://gazette.com/rss/movers%20and%20shakers Sat, 23 Jun 2018 00:46:33 -0600 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Movers & Shakers: Nancy Phillips]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-nancy-phillips/article/1628180?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-nancy-phillips/article/1628180?custom_click=rss

Nancy Phillips, executive board chair of Flexential, a Charlotte, N.C.-based hybrid information technology data center operator, has become an investor and joined the board of Colorado Springs-based startup FoodMaven. She co-founded ViaWest, which was acquired last year by Peak 10. She was a founder and held leadership roles in RMi.net, Intrepid, TSC and Confertech. FoodMaven operates an online marketplace in Denver and Colorado Springs for surplus food bought from grocery stores and food distributors and sold to restaurants, institutional kitchens and commercial food preparation businesses.

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Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:25:36 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers and Shakers: Red Energy Public Relations]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-and-shakers-red-energy-public-relations/article/1628122?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-and-shakers-red-energy-public-relations/article/1628122?custom_click=rss

Lauryn Alderson has been promoted from account executive to digital marketing coordinator for Red Energy Public Relations. Jessica Kinninger and Katy Funke have joined the company as creative director and special events director, respectively. Kinninger received a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. Funke has been director of Sweet Celebrations Spa and a self-employed vocalist and voice teacher.



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Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:14:24 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Jim Bensberg]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-jim-bensberg/article/1628007?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-jim-bensberg/article/1628007?custom_click=rss

Jim Bensberg, a former El Paso County commissioner from Colorado Springs, has been elected chair of the five-member Colorado Lottery Commission. He was appointed to the commission four years ago by Gov. John Hickenlooper. He owns Bensberg Business Consulting in the Springs and served as area director for former U.S. Sen. Wayne Allard, R-Colorado, from 1997 to 2003. Bensberg has a bachelor's degree in technical journalism from Colorado State University.



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Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:17:04 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Dot Lischick]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-dot-lischick/article/1627952?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-dot-lischick/article/1627952?custom_click=rss

Dot Lischick, general manager of The Broadmoor World Arena and Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts, has been named the 2018 Women of Influence by VenuesNow, a trade publication for the entertainment and sports venues industry. She will receive the award July 24 during the International Association of Venue Managers convention in Toronto along with four others, including Long Angeles Lakes owner Jeanie Buss.



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Mon, 18 Jun 2018 16:17:05 -0600
<![CDATA[Movers & Shakers: Codi Thurness]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-codi-thurness/article/1627797?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-codi-thurness/article/1627797?custom_click=rss

Codi Thurness has joined Melody Living as executive director of the assisted living and memory support community, which will open in August. She was commissioner of survey, certification and credentialing for two years for the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services. She previously was administrator of Stoneybrook Retirement Community and held various positions at Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community, both in Manhattan, Kan. She also has worked at the Kansas Elks Training Center for the Handicapped Inc. She is a graduate of Kansas State University.

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]]> Fri, 15 Jun 2018 16:20:02 -0600 <![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Shawn Kelly]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-shawn-kelly/article/1627730?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-shawn-kelly/article/1627730?custom_click=rss

Shawn Kelly has joined The Home Front Cares as executive director. He was previously headmaster for St. Peter's School in Philadelphia for six years and has spent the past 27 years working in private schools, including The McClelland School in Pueblo, the Eaglebrook School in Deerfield, Mass,, and Exploration Summer Programs. He has a bachelor's degree from the University of Rhode Island and a master's degree in education from Harvard University.



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Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:39:06 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Tom Hoagland]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-tom-hoagland/article/1627675?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-tom-hoagland/article/1627675?custom_click=rss

Tom Hoagland has returned to Ent Credit Union as director of enterprise architecture. He has 32 years of information technology industry experience and spent the last five years at Cherwell Software LLC as vice president of information technology and security. He was Ent's information technology infrastructure manager from 2004-13. He has a bachelor's degree in information technology management and a master's degree in information security, both from Colorado Technical University.



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Wed, 13 Jun 2018 17:03:34 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: BKD CPAs & Advisors]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-bkd-cpas-advisors/article/1627605?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-bkd-cpas-advisors/article/1627605?custom_click=rss

Tammy Totzke has been elected managing partner of BKD CPAs & Advisors in Colorado Springs. She has worked in the accounting industry for 26 years, mostly with Kiesling Associates LLP, which was acquired in late 2016 by BKD. She has a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Robert Conner, who works in the company's offices in Colorado Springs and Denver, was elected partner. He has been with BKD for 13 years and has a bachelor's degree in accounting from Illinois State University.



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Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:04:38 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Dr. Joshua Watt]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-dr.-joshua-watt/article/1627391?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-dr.-joshua-watt/article/1627391?custom_click=rss

Dr. Joshua Watt of Impact Vision Therapy in Colorado Springs was among 26 optometrists certified as a fellow by the International Examination and Certification Board of the college of Optometrists in Vision Development. He has owned Impact for four years and spent three years previously at the Monument Vision Clinic. He as a bachelor's degree in exercise science from Brigham Young University and his optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, Tenn.



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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:41:20 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Drew C. Austin]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-drew-c.-austin/article/1627542?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-drew-c.-austin/article/1627542?custom_click=rss

Drew C. Austin has been hired as the construction loan officer for Park State Bank & Trust in Woodland Park. He most recently worked as a lending officer and mortgage banker for 10 years with Peoples Bank, now part of Community Banks of Colorado, in Woodland Park and spent nine years as co-owner and vice president of Fairway Lending Group, a mortgage banking firm, He has a bachelor's degree in business administration and marketing from the University of Northern Colorado.



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Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:40:36 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Brendan Zahl]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-brendan-zahl/article/1627301?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-brendan-zahl/article/1627301?custom_click=rss

Brendan Zahl, who heads the Colorado Springs operations of Community Banks of Colorado, was appointed chairman of the Colorado Bankers Association at the group's annual meeting on May 15. He also is executive vice president, head of residential banking and a member of the board of directors of Community's parent company, National Bank Holdings Corp. He previously was CEO of Peoples Bank, which was acquired Jan. 1 by National.



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Thu, 07 Jun 2018 16:23:53 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Theresa Brock]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-theresa-brock/article/1627220?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-theresa-brock/article/1627220?custom_click=rss

Theresa Brock has been promoted to vice president of investments at Cascade Investment Group Inc. She has 11 years of experience in the financial industry and joined Cascade in 2011, previously working in client relations, marketing and financial planning. She received a bachelor's degree in international business from St. Could State University.



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Wed, 06 Jun 2018 22:27:37 -0600
<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Doug Price]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-doug-price/article/1627153?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-movers-shakers-doug-price/article/1627153?custom_click=rss

Doug Price, CEO of the Colorado Springs Convention and Visitors Bureau, has been reappointed by Gov. John Hickenlooper to a three-year term on the Colorado Tourism Office Board of Directors. He was appointed to the post in October to complete a term that expired June 1. He has headed the local tourism marketing group since 2011. Price previously was senior vice president for professional development for the Destination Marketing Association International in Washington, D.C., and is a former Marriott International executive.



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Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:53:35 -0600
<![CDATA[Movers & Shakers: House Doctors of Colorado Springs]]> http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-house-doctors-of-colorado-springs/article/1627107?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/movers-shakers-house-doctors-of-colorado-springs/article/1627107?custom_click=rss

House Doctors of Colorado Springs, owned and operated by Al Cazares and Su Crocker, has received the 2018 "Best of HomeAdvisor Award," based on customer reviews, customer service and overall value from the Denver-based service that connects homeowners with service providers. Cincinnati area-based House Doctors markets handyman services through a network of more than 25 franchises nationwide.



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Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:01:31 -0600