Archive for 'Movers and Shakers'
Issue: May 2013 by Lynchburg Business.
Three Centra leaders were recently promoted at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. Beth Bankston, managing director for neurosciences and orthopaedics, has been promoted to vice president of orthopaedics and neurosciences. Bankston holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance and a master’s degree in health administration from Virginia Commonwealth University. Carl Cline, inpatient director for [...]
Issue: April 2013 by Lynchburg Business.
The Central and Western Virginia Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association has been recognized as an Outstanding Star Chapter for the 2012 Walk to End Alzheimer’s, based on significant growth in fundraising, the number of walkers and 100 percent participation by the board of directors. The chapter also achieved Rising Star Status because of a greater than [...]
Issue: March 2013 by Lynchburg Business.
Dependable Printing & Imaging of Altavista has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” 2013 by Houzz, the leading online platform for residential remodeling and design. The supplier of custom printed ceramic tiles was chosen by the more than 11 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community. The Houzz “Best Of Houzz” award for 2013 is [...]
Issue: February 2013 by Lynchburg Business.
Beckie Nix, Director of discoverLynchburg, is the first member of The Virginia Association of Convention & Visitor Bureaus (VACVB) to complete Virginia Destination Professional (VDP) certification requirements. The VACVB VDP certification is a unique Virginia-centric individual professional certification designed especially for Destination Management Organizations (DMO). There are two program components, a knowledge component and an [...]
Issue: January 2013 by Lynchburg Business.
AREVA was recently recognized for contributions to the community by three professional organizations. The Virginia Piedmont Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals named AREVA “Outstanding Philanthropic Company” of 2012. Gary Mignogna, Senior Vice President, Engineering & Projects, accepted the award on behalf of AREVA at a banquet held in November. The AREVA Lynchburg chapter [...]
Issue: December 2012 by Lynchburg Business.
John N. Hall has joined MontVue Capital Management on Old Forest Road in Lynchburg as a Portfolio Manager. Hall comes to MontVue from BB&T, where he most recently served as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives at the bank’s corporate headquarters in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He is a native of Amherst County and a graduate of Virginia [...]
Issue: November 2012 by Lynchburg Business.
Centra’s Senior Psychiatric Program is celebrating one year of providing acute psychiatric treatment for patients, 60 years of age and older, who are in crisis and in need of immediate care. During the past year, the Senior Psychiatric Team, led by Peter Betz, MD., geriatric psychiatrist, has worked with more than 250 patients and their [...]
Issue: October 2012 by Lynchburg Business.
J. Patrick Richardson has joined the Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc., as Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer. Richardson joins the bank with eight years of banking experience having served as a Business Banker with SunTrust Bank, and as a Licensed Small Business Specialist and Financial Specialist with Wachovia Bank in Appomattox. Richardson [...]
Issue: September 2012 by Lynchburg Business.
Amazement Square has been named one of this year’s Museums for America (MFA) grant recipients by The Institute of Museum and Library Services, making the museum one of only three institutions in the state of Virginia named a 2012 grantee. Amazement Square will use the $132,944 award to help fund its Balance: Healthy Mind & [...]
Issue: August 2012 by Lynchburg Business.
Timothy T. Beatty has been named the next principal of Heritage High School at Lynchburg City Schools. Beatty has been serving as the school’s associate principal since 2007. Prior to that time, he was an assistant principal at Heritage from 2003-2007. He also taught history at Heritage from 1998 to 2001, at which point he [...]