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Meis, Faerber join Baker Donelson global team

Sebastian Meis and Felix Faerber have joined Baker Donelson’s Atlanta office in the Firm’s Commercial Transactions and Business Counseling Practice Group. Sebastian joins as a shareholder, and Faerber is a member. Meis is a cross-border transactional corporate attorney licensed in the U.S. and Germany. Faerber represents domestic and international clients in areas including corporate and partnership law, cross-border transactions, mergers, ...

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Contractor wins Firestone award

E. Cornell Malone Corp. has been named one of the winners of Firestone Building Products’ 2017 Gold Master Contractor award. The Jackson firm is in the top 2 percent of Firestone Building Products Red Shield Licensed Roofing Contractors. This is the 30th year for the program that honors Firestone Building Products licensed roofing firms in the U.S., Canada and Mexico ...

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Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency holds 4th Annual Spero Awards

The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) recently hosted its 4th Annual Spero Awards, which recognize hospital partners, medical professionals, corporate partners and donor ambassadors who work with MORA to promote organ, eye and tissue donations The highest honor, the Award of Distinction, went to Martha Fulcher of OCH Regional Hospital in Starkville. Other Spero Award recipients: » Most Supportive Ancillary ...

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Waggoner Engineering Welcomes Lynn Wolfe as Senior Project Manager

Lynn Wolfe has joined Waggoner Engineering, Inc., as senior project manager. In this role, Wolfe will be responsible for managing a portfolio of Waggoner’s client accounts and ensuring their success. Prior to joining Waggoner, Wolfe served as a civil engineering manager for BAE Systems, Inc., where he consulted for the U.S. Air Force. He has also held positions at Neel ...

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Southern Miss AOP Chapter Installs New Officers

The University of Southern Mississippi Chapter of the Association of Officer Professionals recently installed new officers for 2017-18. The new officers include, from left: Jennifer Lewis, President (Compliance Coordinator/Office of General Counsel); Katie Kitchens, President Elect (Reservation Specialist/Thad Cochran Center); Elizabeth Killinger, Vice President (Disability Specialist/Office of Disability Accommodations); Jennifer Brown, Secretary (Office Manager/Gulf Park-College of Education and Psychology); Erin ...

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New interior designer at architecture firm

Kenny King has joined Dale Partners Architects, P.A., as an Interior Designer. King is a graduate of Delta State University, and has more than three decades of national and international interior design experience. Having recently lived and practiced commercial and residential interior design in the San Francisco Bay Area for 28 years, King was exposed to diverse sectors of design ...

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Sanderson Farms awarded 3 Public Relations awards

Sanderson Farms’ Corporate Communication Department recently won three awards, including a Judge’s Choice award, during the Public Relations Association of Mississippi’s Prism Awards competition in Hattiesburg. The poultry producer received PRAM’s Judge’s Choice award and a PRism Award for the publication of the annual Sanderson Farms Corporate Responsibility Report. In addition, Sanderson Farms won a second PRism Award for the ...

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Straub named founding associate director of NDSU Institute for Cyber Security Education and Research

Mississippi State alumni Jeremy Straub was recently named as the founding associate director of the North Dakota State University’s new Institute for Cyber Security Education and Research. The institute will coordinate efforts at NDSU and across the North Dakota University System related to network, infrastructure, software and other computer security education and research. Straub’s role is integral in kicking off ...

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Foreman Appointed to TEC IT Systems Administrator

Henry “Chip” Foreman has been to appointed to IT Systems Administrator at TEC in Jackson. Foreman will be responsible for providing system-level support of server operating systems and related hardware and software, including installation, configuration, maintenance, and support of these systems. Foreman graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology/Software Engineering. Foreman is a Veteran ...

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Natchez Trace Parkway employee receives award

Lana Lollar, budget analyst for the Natchez Trace Parkway, recently received the Department of the Interior’s prestigious Superior Service Award. Lollar received the award for the contributions she made to the department through her service to the National Park Service. She has been budget analyst since 1988, and she assists National Park Service Southeast Regional Office and other parks with year-end ...

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