As part of the company’s ongoing strategy to target growth opportunities, Turner is expanding its presence in Vancouver, Canada. Jack Beaudoin, will be the vice president and general manager leading the company’s growth efforts in that region.
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Dan Gemme has been promoted to vice president and general manager of Turner’s Seattle office. Gemme has nearly 25 years of experience in the construction industry including field work, business development and office management.
H.R. Brereton (Gubby) Barlow, President and CEO of Premera Blue Cross was presented with the AJC Human Relations Award on November 1, 2011.
Propane industry veteran Scott Cooley was named plant manager of the new Blue Star Gas propane autogas station and distribution facility in Tukwila. Blue Star is the West Coast flagship clean fuel provider for Alliance AutoGas. www.bluestargas.com.
Katie Robinette has joined Cornerstone Advisors as Director of Private Equity. Robinette will evaluate private equity investment opportunities, complete manager due diligence and implement fund-of-fund portfolio strategies for Cornerstone clients.
A 20-year veteran of the industry, Dawson brings global marketing leadership to Symform based on her experience at successful start-ups and Fortune 500 companies, including Microsoft and Amazon.com.
Oct. 31, 2011
Robert Half Legal announces the promotion of Greg Walther to branch director where he will oversee the company’s temporary and permanent placement divisions for its Seattle office.
Convergency Partners LLC, which works with c-level teams at a wide range of companies to integrate leadership, culture and strategy that produce transformative, sustainable results, has added Steven Steckler to its executive ranks.
Garvey Schubert Barer, led by Owner and Washington Appleseed board of directors member Ronald J. Knox, has been selected for the 2011 Appleseed Award for Pro Bono Service.
Brett Goodwin, formerly of Isilon Systems and RealNetworks, will spearhead Skytap's overall marketing strategy and execution, as well as development of key business partnerships.