DuPont Pioneer Names Neal Gutterson to Lead Agricultural Biotechnology

DuPont Pioneer Names Neal Gutterson to Lead Agricultural Biotechnology
DES MOINES, Iowa (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 DuPont Pioneer announced today that Neal Gutterson, Ph.D., will join the business as vice president of Agricultural Biotechnology (ABT), effective July 21, 2014. Gutterson joins Pioneer from Mendel Biotechnology where he served most recently as president, chief executive officer and board member. “Neal brings extensive biotechnology and ...

TalentRISE, Retained Executive Search, On-demand Recruiting and Management Consulting Firm, Names CEO

TalentRISE, Retained Executive Search, On-demand Recruiting and Management Consulting Firm, Names CEO
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Retained executive search, on-demand recruiting and management consulting firm TalentRISE today announced that Rick Gray has joined as chief executive officer to execute on the company’s business plan and lead the development and implementation of its longer-term growth strategy. “Rick brings a unique blend of recruitment industry experience ...

Weed Science Society of America Names 2015 Award Winners

(PRWEB) February 10, 2015 This week the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) presented awards to more than two dozen individuals for their outstanding contributions to the field of weed science. The awards were presented during the organization’s annual meeting, held this year in Lexington, Kentucky. “We were delighted to honor scientists who are ...

University of St. Augustine Names New Master of Occupational Therapy Program Director

University of St. Augustine Names New Master of Occupational Therapy Program Director
St. Augustine, Florida (PRWEB) February 07, 2015 The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences announced that Dr. Anne Hull has been promoted to director of the Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) program on the St. Augustine campus. She will continue to oversee the Flex MOT program until an assistant director is hired. Since ...

Diagnotes Names Five New Members to Advisory Council

Diagnotes Names Five New Members to Advisory Council
Indianapolis, Ind. (PRWEB) February 02, 2015 Dave Wortman, chairman and CEO of Diagnotes, has announced the appointment of five new healthcare and information technology experts to join Alan D. Snell, MD, MMM, on the company’s advisory council. “These individuals are among the most accomplished innovators in healthcare and information technology, bringing a wealth of ...

Andrews Osborne Academy Names New Director of Athletics

Andrews Osborne Academy Names New Director of Athletics
Willoughby, OH (PRWEB) January 30, 2015 Andrews Osborne Academy is thrilled to welcome James Valle as our next Director of Athletics. James will be joining the AOA staff effective July 1, 2015. Mr. Valle has a B.S. in Political Science and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Florida International University. He brings nine ...

Agency Creative Names New President

Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 28, 2015 Agency Creative, one of North Texas’ leading integrated branding agencies, has announced the appointment of Mike Scannell to the role of president and chief digital officer. Formerly the agency’s director of digital services, Scannell will co-lead the Agency Creative team with founder and CEO Mark Wyatt. The announcement ...

Stertil-Koni Names Robyn Collier Warranty Coordinator

Stertil-Koni Names Robyn Collier Warranty Coordinator
Stevensville, MD (PRWEB) December 04, 2014 Stertil-Koni, the leader in heavy duty vehicle lifting systems serving transit agencies, fleets, municipalities, public utilities and the U.S. Military, today announced that Robyn Collier has been named Warranty Coordinator, in addition to her current role as Receiving Manager. Collier, a nine-year veteran with Stertil-Koni, brings substantial hands-on ...

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Names Laurie Leshin as its 16th President

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Names Laurie Leshin as its 16th President
Worcester, MA (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 After a six-month intensive search, the Board of Trustees of Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has elected Laurie Leshin, PhD, as the university’s 16th president.     Over the past 20 years, Leshin, a geochemist and space scientist, established herself as both an academic and administrative leader, having cultivated an impressive ...

The NEA Foundation Names Five Educators for Prestigious National Award

Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 03, 2014 The NEA Foundation recently announced the names of five educators who will receive the 2015 Horace Mann Awards for Teaching Excellence, $ 10,000, and recognition as one of the nation’s top educators at the NEA Foundation’s Salute to Excellence in Education Awards Gala to be held on February 13, ...