Houston Symphony names new executive director and CEO

The Houston Symphony announced Jan. 12 that John Mangum has been selected as the organization’s new executive director and CEO. He starts his new job on April 16, according to a press release, and succeeds Mark Hanson, who stepped down over the summ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 12th, 2018

Houston Community College Foundation names Karen Schmidt executive director

Karen Schmidt is now the executive director of the Houston Community College Foundation, according to a press release. She started her position on Aug. 21 and plans to spend some time during her first several weeks touring campuses and meeting wit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2017

Former MSO president Hanson to lead San Francisco Symphony

The former president and executive director of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra who left in 2010 to lead the Houston Symphony, has been named the new executive director of the San Francisco Symphony, according to a press release. Mark Hanson will take .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2017

Major Houston nonprofit foundation names new president

A new executive is assuming a top role at the Houston-based Cullen Foundation as a longtime leader retires. Scott Wise has been named president, and Alan Stewart has retired as executive director of the Cullen Foundation, according to a release. W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2017

Louisville Regional Airport Authority names new executive director

The Louisville Regional Airport Authority has found Skip Miller’s successor. The authority's board of directors — which manages the operations of Louisville International Airport and Bowman Field — has named Dan Mann its new executive directo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2018

Birmingham Bar Association names new executive director

The B.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 5th, 2018

Freedom Center names new president

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center has named its next leader. Dion Brown will become the center’s president on Feb. 26. Brown is the founding executive director of the National Blues Museum in St. Louis and previously led the B.B. King M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018

Building Industry Association names new executive director

An Ohio State University graduate with a background in government affairs is the new executive director of the Building Industry Association of Central Ohio. Jonathan Melchi succeeds Jim Hilz, who left the trade organization in June for a positio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2017

Palace Theatre names new executive director

The Palace Theatre has named a new executive director, during a time of significant change for the downtown Albany, New York, theater as it looks to execute a $65 million expansion. Holly Brown, after five years as executive director of the Palace, is .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

Mobile Airport Authority names new executive director

An Alabama airport system is getting a new leader. The Mobile Airport Authority announced Thomas "Chris" Curry will serve as the organization's new executive director, reports The MAA manages the Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley, Mobile Downto.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Greater Cincinnati real estate firm names new executive

A Greater Cincinnati commercial real estate firm has added a new leader. Vikaas Patni has been named managing director of retail sales at Weprin Realty Inc.’s Liberty Township office. Patni will be responsible for expanding the firm’s retail mark.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2017

Troy land bank names new executive director

A land bank in Troy, New York, has concluded its nearly yearlong search for a new head, reports the Times Union. The n.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2017

CrossFirst names former market executive to lead commercial banking

Robert Owens, a former top local executive at First Citizens Bank in Kansas City, was hired as managing director of commercial banking for CrossFirst Bank in Kansas City. Owens most recently was director of community banking in Kansas City at Aca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2017

New downtown Dayton pavilion names executive director

The planned $5 million downtown music pavilion has named a new leader......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2017

Tech group Minnestar names first executive director

Minnestar, which organizes the popular MinneBar and MinneDemo tech events, has named Maria Ploessl its first executive director. Ploessl was most recently director of coding school Iron Yard's Twin Cities campus and was previously a program manag.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 18th, 2017

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns; company names interim chief executive

(Reuters) - India's No. 2 IT Services company Infosys Ltd said Vishal Sikka had resigned as managing director and chief executive of the company with immediate effect, sending shares tumbling more than 7 percent in early trading on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 18th, 2017

Houston upstream co. announces new CEO, executive chairman

Penn Virginia Corp. (Nasdaq: PVAC) announced Aug. 15 that John Brooks will be its new CEO, president and company director. He had been serving as the interim CEO since September 2016, according to a press release, which was around the time Penn Virgin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2017

Fiesta Mart names ex-Target senior VP as new CEO

Houston-based Fiesta Mart LLC, which has been growing in the Houston area, has named a former Target senior vice president as its new top executive. Sid Keswani is now the CEO of Fiesta Mart, replacing Michael Byars, who has been in the position .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2017

Hickenlooper names insurance commissioner to oversee all regulatory agencies

Colorado Insurance Commissioner Marguerite Salazar is getting a promotion, having been chosen by Gov. John Hickenlooper on Wednesday to become the new executive director of the Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies. Beginning on July 24, Salaz.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2017

Who’s News: NKF hires Brad Needleman, Square Mile names Craig Solomon as CEO

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) announced the hiring of Brad Needleman, a 14-year industry veteran, as an executive managing director working out of the firm’s New York headquarters. As a tenant representation sp.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 30th, 2017

​Kennesaw State names Zach Kerns executive director of KSU Sports and Entertainment Park


Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2017