After 3 years without a CEO, Redmond startup Kymeta formalizes leadership structure

Almost three years after Nathan Kundtz stepped down from the CEO role at Kymeta, the Redmond-based communications technology startup has officially named S. Douglas Hutcheson and Walter Berger its co-CEOs. Hutcheson has served as Kymeta's executive chairman since 2019, overseeing leadership of the company. Hutcheson said the co-CEO announcement, which...
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Jellico Medical Center poised to reopen but timeline remains unclear

JELLICO, Tenn. (WATE) – Jellico Medical Center is preparing to reopen after closing more than six months ago. Mayor Dwight Osborn confirmed Thursday city leaders approved a lease agreement with Boa Vida earlier this year. The company was selected to operate the hospital out of several interested parties, according to...
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'A firm place to stand': Washington City Mission COO recounts Sept. 11 experiences

Brian Johansson, Washington City Mission’s chief operating officer, paid tribute to the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center during Monday’s weekly chapel service. Johansson honored veterans in City Mission’s residential program who have served the United States and told of his personal experiences...
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Huntsville Memorial Hospital names new CEO

HUNTSVILLE — Patrick Shannon has been named the new CEO of Huntsville Memorial Hospital. Shannon, who has been serving as the interim CEO since June, is the former Chief Operating Officer for Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas in Beaumont. His announcement follows a CEO search conducted by Community Hospital Corporation of Plano — the management company of the 123-bed, joint commission‐accredited, not‐for‐profit acute care community hospital.

McLaren COO Neale to leave after 20 years with team

McLaren’s chief operating officer and a member of the team for 20 years, Jonathan Neale, will leave later this year. Neale joined the team in 2001, taking on the role of operations director after working with Martin Whitmarsh at British Aerospace. He remained in that position for four years before...

Banner Health taps new COO

Amy Perry has been appointed president and COO of Phoenix-based Banner Health, effective Nov. 1. She will succeed Becky Kuhn, who is retiring Nov. 3. Ms. Perry joins the organization from New Jersey-based Atlantic Health System, where she served as executive vice president of integrated care delivery and CEO of its hospital division, according to a news release shared with Becker's on Sept. 16. Before her tenure at Atlantic, Ms. Perry concurrently served as executive vice president of LifeBridge Health and president of Sinai Hospital, both in Baltimore.

Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (NYSE:CDAY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Shares of Ceridian HCM Holding Inc. (NYSE:CDAY) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the fourteen research firms that are currently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $105.42.

5 Penny Stocks To Buy According To Insiders In September

Insiders Consider These Penny Stocks To Buy Right Now. Are insiders something that you follow in the market when it comes to penny stocks? Some consider this strategy “following the money” and has lead to a new trend among retail traders. Mimicking the actions of larger investors is something that has been around for decades. But its prevalence has become more apparent in recent months thanks to new retail traders looking for the edge.
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Tropical Smoothie Cafe promotes SVP to COO

Tropical Smoothie Cafe has promoted former SVP of Operations Richard Key to chief operations officer. "Over the past three years, Richard and his team have provided outstanding support and training for our growing franchisee community during one of the most dynamic times in Tropical Smoothie Cafe history," Charles Watson, CEO, said in a company press release. "His experience and leadership have been foundational in our franchisees' success. This well-deserved promotion will benefit our entire system."

HITEC TV: Kevin King – COO of Shiji Group Discusses How Openness is the Future of Tech Adoption

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas — Dallas, TX United States. 16 September 2021 — Kevin King has been in the hotel technology industry for quite some time and fully understands that the sincerity of leadership is paramount, and this includes the fact that hotel tech companies need to be able to deliver on their product promise. Kevin also discusses the Shiji Enterprise Platform.

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital names new CEO

Clay Farell has been appointed CEO of Fountain Valley (Calif.) Regional Hospital. Mr. Farrell has been with Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare since 2008 and currently serves as interim CEO for Fountain Valley Regional Hospital. He joined the hospital as COO in 2018 and was appointed group COO for Tenet Health's Pacific Coast Region in 2019, according to a Sept 16 news release shared with Becker's.

Africa Receives $100 Billion Bitcoin

The continent of Africa has received $105.6 billion worth of bitcoin and other cryptos within one year between July 2020 and June 2021. The vast majority is for remittances according to Chainalysis, which tracks blockchain crypto movements to get insights based on data analysis. The continent has received some $100...

President And COO Of Nv5 Global Makes $998.73 Thousand Sale

Alexander Hockman, President And COO at Nv5 Global (NASDAQ:NVEE), made a large insider sell on September 13, according to a new SEC filing. What Happened: A Form 4 filing from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday showed that Hockman sold 10,000 shares of Nv5 Global at a price of $100.02 per share. The total transaction amounted to $998,733.
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10 Lessons the Worst 12 Months of My Life Taught Me

When I was at the university, I considered myself good at playing tennis. The truth was, my backhand sucked. I hated my practice partner for always exploiting my weakness and hardly ever playing the ball to my strength. Hold that thought. In 2019, I lost my dad. I was thousands...

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) COO Sells $240,000.00 in Stock

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) COO Mark Wassersug sold 2,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $120.00, for a total value of $240,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Yale New Haven Health CEO retiring next year; successor named

Marna Borgstrom will retire as CEO of Yale New Haven (Conn.) Health next March and will be succeeded by the health system's president, Christopher O’Connor, according to a statement shared with Becker's Sept. 15. "There is never a perfect time to retire, but I am so grateful to have had...

Mexican Baseball Fiesta begins Thursday at Las Vegas Ballpark

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – It’s a big weekend for baseball beginning tonight at Las Vegas Ballpark. The Ballpark announces it will host the 2021 Mexican Baseball Fiesta on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 16-17, 2021. The popular event made its Las Vegas debut at Cashman Field in 2017 and was held at Las Vegas Ballpark in 2019. A “spring training” for teams in the Mexcian Winter Leagues, this fun, colorful and exciting event features two of the top teams in the Liga Mexicana del Pacifico – Los Naranjeros de Hermosillo and Águilas de Mexicali.