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Synergetics brings in Burton

Synergetics has hired Daniel Burton of Philadelphia, Miss., as a cabling lead based out of the Starkville office. He has vast experience in networking, and network maintenance over the last 20 years. This includes 10 years of service in the United States Air Force.

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Magee graduates from Focus

Mississippi State Hospital (MSH) employee Dana Magee recently graduated from the Mississippi Department of Mental Health’s (DMH) Focus Program.  The accelerated leadership development program offers a unique opportunity for employees to hone their skills to greater and higher personal performance and self-awareness. Magee serves as director of accreditation and licensure at MSH where she has been employed for seven years.

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Villanueva wins HENAAC Award

Evelyn Villanueva, a research geologist in Geotechnical and Structures Laboratory (GSL) at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, was named among the USACE winners of the HENAAC award. HENAAC, established in 1989, strives to identify, honor and document the contributions of outstanding Hispanic Americans in the fields of science, engineering, technology and math. Villanueva works ...

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Martin, Mosher inducted service group

Dr. Bill Martin, the director of the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL) at the U.S. Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) in Vicksburg, and Dr. Reed Mosher, the director of ERDC’s Information Technology Laboratory (ITL), were inducted into the Senior Executive Service in a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The Senior Executive Service is comprised of dedicated executives who have been ...

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Butler Snow brings in Franckiewicz

Victor J. Franckiewicz Jr. has joined the Public Law and Finance and Product Liability Practice Groups at Butler Snow. Franckiewicz will be based in Gulfport and New Orleans, where he will focus on public-private sector redevelopment, environmental law and litigation, zoning and land use, administrative law and mass tort litigation.

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Bruns recertified as Fellow

Dennis R. “Denny” Bruns, FACHE, president and CEO of River Oaks Hospital, was recently recertified as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders. Bruns joined River Oaks Hospital in June 2008.  Prior to that, he served as president and CEO of Frye Regional Medical Center in Hickory, N.C.  He has ...

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Smith appointed director of MC center

Mississippi College (MC) business professor Chris Smith is the new leader of the MC Center for Economic Education and Development. A native of Clinton, Smith received a bachelor’s degree from MC in 2001 and a master’s in 2004. He teaches accounting and finance classes at MC in addition to his new duties as the center’s director. Smith will be teaching ...

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Smith comes on board with Cornerstone

Bo Smith, mortgage financing expert, is pleased to announce his affiliation with Cornerstone Home Lending in Jackson. Smith is the only certified energy efficient mortgage specialist focusing on energy improvement mortgages in the State of Mississippi according to www.energystar.gov. Smith is a graduate of Mississippi College, receiving a bachelor of science. He has worked in the mortgage industry for 15 ...

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Crew named year's best professional

Pascagoula’s Parks and Recreation director Darcie Crew has been awarded the Mississippi Parks & Recreation Association Professional of the Year for 2009. The Mississippi Recreation & Park Association is a statewide non-profit service organization dedicated to advancing parks, recreation, and environmental efforts that advance the quality of life for all people.

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Crew named year’s best professional

Pascagoula’s Parks and Recreation director Darcie Crew has been awarded the Mississippi Parks & Recreation Association Professional of the Year for 2009. The Mississippi Recreation & Park Association is a statewide non-profit service organization dedicated to advancing parks, recreation, and environmental efforts that advance the quality of life for all people.

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