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Friday January 30, 2015

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    Monday Jan 19, 2015 | 5:00 pm

    Companies across southern Maine announce new hires

    The Elmina B. Sewall Foundation has hired Lauress Wilkins Lawrence as program officer. Lawrence, of Portland, brings extensive experience in community outreach, social justice, education, international service and grant making. For the past 20 years, she has served both as a faculty member and program director at Regis College near Boston.  There, she taught religious studies and philosophy, as well as courses in women’s studies, history and Spanish. She also […]

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  • Wednesday Jan 14, 2015 | 3:00 pm

    Norton Insurance acquires the Brennan Insurance Agency

    Norton Insurance announced Wednesday that it has acquired the Brennan Insurance Agency of Winthrop. Locally owned and operated since 1991, Brennan Insurance offers personal and commercial insurance to individuals and businesses in Winthrop and the surrounding communities. “Over the past several years, Norton Insurance Agency has made a strategic commitment to Kennebec County,” Jeffory Begin, president of Norton Insurance, said in a press release. “In 2013, Norton acquired the Davis […]

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    Wednesday Jan 07, 2015 | 9:00 am

    The Salvation Army hires new planned giving director

    Amy Anderson has joined the Salvation Army of Northern New England as the planned giving director. Anderson, of Yarmouth, brings extensive experience in nonprofit fundraising, training and organizational development. She has raised funds for organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America, Susan G. Komen for the Cure and United Way. She also worked at the Maine Cancer Foundation, Cancer Community Center and Ovation Fundraising Counsel. As the Planned Giving […]

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    Tuesday Jan 06, 2015 | 3:00 pm

    Sunday River ski resort announces changes within its sales team

    Mark Look re-joined the Sunday River team as director of conference sales.  He worked there from 2006 through 2011 as a conference sales manager. He will now lead the resorts conference and wedding sales team. Rick Rose was hired as conference sales manager. He brings more than a decade of event sales and service experience for several hospitality companies as well as higher education institutions. He specializes in corporate and […]

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  • Wednesday Dec 31, 2014 | 2:00 pm

    Baker Newman Noyes names four new principals

    Anne Cloutier, Céline Couillaut, Rick Cyr and Sean Sinclair were named principles at Baker Newman Noyes. Cloutier, Couillaut and Cyr previously served as senior managers and Sinclair is the firm’s chief operating officer. All four are located in the firm’s Portland office. Cloutier, of Gorham, was named an audit principal. Cloutier joined the firm in 1996. She serves clients in the healthcare industry, providing audit services to hospital and healthcare organizations. […]

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    Monday Dec 29, 2014 | 3:00 pm

    Amec Foster Wheeler hires several people to its staff.

    Glen Gordon joined Amec Foster Wheeler as a senior associate engineer. Gordon specializes in in-situ remediation and risk mitigation. Most recently, he worked at Roux Associates, Inc. Cameron Ross joined as a project controls analyst. Ross specializes in cost and schedule. Previously, he worked at Jacobs Engineering. Brian Havens joined the firm as a staff scientist. Havens specializes in environmental remediation. Brandon Newman joined as a project engineer. Most recently, […]

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    Wednesday Dec 24, 2014 | 3:57 pm

    New ownership at Conroy-Tully Crawford Funeral Homes

    Adam Walker, a licensed funeral director, became the new owner of Conroy-Tully Crawford Funeral Homes in Portland and South Portland. Christopher Crawford sold his funeral homes to Walker on Oct. 1. Crawford will remain on staff to care for the several families they serve. This transition makes Walker Portland’s only funeral home owner that holds a funeral practitioner license. He has nearly 15 years of funeral service experience.

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    Tuesday Dec 23, 2014 | 2:00 pm

    Businesses announce new hires, promotions, awards

    NEW HIRES John Doyle was named vice president of finance and system controller at Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems, EMHS. Doyle is a certified public accountant with more than 30 years experience in the healthcare provider, payer and consulting environments. He was previously with Main Line Health System in Bryn Mawr, Pa. where he served as chief financial officer and vice president of financial operations. Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park […]

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    Friday Dec 19, 2014 | 1:00 pm

    Two promoted at Sea Bags, LLC

    Sea Bags, designers and manufacturers of handmade items from recycled sails, announced two key promotions among its staff. Sokunthy Yean was promoted to vice president and general manager at Sea Bags. Yean joined the company in 2010 as bookkeeper and then became a finance manager. Most recently, she served as general manager with an added responsibility for operations and human resources. Carrie Fletcher was promoted to vice president of sail […]

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