Interim dean named in shakeup at Charlotte Law

Charlotte School of Law has named an interim dean as it continues to grapple with its path forward. Longtime professor and former federal prosecutor D. Scott Broyles will fill that role. He has been with the school since it was founded in 2006 and i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

International search underway for Georgia Tech engineering dean

An international search is underway for the next dean of Georgia Tech's College of Engineering. The current dean, Gary May, is leaving to become the seventh chancellor of University of California Davis. Georgia Tech Provost Rafael Bras has named a.....»»

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​Skylight Music Theatre names Ray Jivoff as artistic director

Milwaukee theater veteran Ray Jivoff has been named artistic director of the Skylight Music Theatre, the theater group said Tuesday. Jivoff has been serving as interim artistic director of the music theater company in Milwaukee’s 3rd Ward since .....»»

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University of Texas names interim head for M.D. Anderson cancer center

The University of Texas System has named Dr. Marshall Hicks as the interim president of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Hicks will replace Dr. Ronald DePinho, who is stepping down as president of M.D. Anderson on March 20. De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

University of Cincinnati law dean under fire from faculty

A group of faculty at the University of Cincinnati College of Law is calling for the ouster of its new dean less than halfway into her five-year contract due to an apparent conflict of priorities. Meanwhile, UC's interim provost is drafting a six.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2017

University of Texas names interim head for M.D. Anderson

The University of Texas System has named Dr. Marshall Hicks as the interim president of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Hicks will replace Dr. Ronald DePinho, who is stepping down as president of M.D. Anderson on March 20. De.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017

Duquesne names dean of health sciences school

Duquesne University has named Fevzi Akinci dean of its John G. Rangos Sr. School of Health Sciences effective July 1, the school announced Wednesday. Akinci currently serves as associate dean of the William G. McGowan School of Business and director.....»»

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Speed Art Museum CEO resigns; interim director named

Ghislain d'Humières will leave his position as CEO of the Speed Art Museum at the end of March to return to France and care for his ailing father. Stephen Reily, co-founder of Seed Capital Kentucky and longtime chairman of the Greater Louisville Pr.....»»

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Under Armour taps GM exec as first chief innovation officer

Under Armour Inc. has named a longtime General Motors Co. executive as the sportswear maker's first chief innovation officer. Clay Dean will be responsible for driving the company's innovation strategy and collaboration between its design, market.....»»

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U of L passes over interim law dean


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Jaxport CEO leaves abruptly, interim director appointed

Jaxport CEO Brian Taylor stepped down Wednesday night, with the port board voting 6-1 to accept his resignation. After more than an hour of deliberation, Senior Director of Government and External Affairs Eric Green was unanimously named interim execu.....»»

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Former Statesville eco-devo director named to lead Stanly effort

Michael Smith is back in the Charlotte region leading an economic-development program. Smith, who left Statesville Regional Development last year after 10 years, is the new economic development director for Stanly County. Jann Lowder, chairman of th.....»»

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Presbyterian names new CEO

Presbyterian Healthcare Services has named Dale Maxwell as its permanent president and CEO, erasing "interim" from his title after just over a month, the health care system announced Wednesday. Maxwell was bumped up from his role as executive vice p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2017

Bold women take stage at Charlotte brewery

Bold Missy Brewery is already creating lineup of brews that lives up to its name. Expect to find Solo Flight, an American brown Ale named for Amelia Earhart or the Rocket Ride IPA for first female astronaut Sally Ride on tap. Or maybe an Annie Oak.....»»

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Bissell exec named to Blue Cross board of trustees

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina's latest board appointment is also an executive at a Charlotte real estate firm. Ned Curran, president and CEO of The Bissell Cos., has joined Blue Cross' board of trustees. The board consists of communi.....»»

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Houston oil field services CFO to leave company, interim named

A top executive at a Houston oil field services company is stepping down. Jeffrey Bird plans to step down as CFO of Frank’s International NV (NYSE: FI) on March 1 for a position with another company, according to a release. The company's treasur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2017

Denver airplane company names new CEO

A Denver-area airplane company has named a new CEO to replace a former CEO who was killed last year in a plane crash. XTI Aircraft Company said Robert LaBelle, formerly CEO of AgustaWestland North America, was named to replace interim CEO Charlie.....»»

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American Railcar makes CFO appointment permanent

American Railcar Industries Inc. named Luke Williams senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer, all roles he’s held on an interim basis for over a year. His appointment was effective Feb. 2, according to a regulatory filing last we.....»»

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Two N.C. suburbs — including one in Charlotte — named among top 20 U.S. hotspots

An eastern Charlotte suburb fell just short of ranking within's measure of top 10 suburban hotspots in the U.S. placed the Wildwoods/Allen/Mint Hill suburb — located about 12 miles east of uptown — at No. 12 on the list, rel.....»»

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Gold nears three-month highs on political instability and pound rises as Charlotte Hogg named new Bank of England Deputy Governor

While on the other hand, the EA seem "very much against new concessions", beyond the Dec-16 minor debt relief due to (a) unpopularity of support for Greece in key creditors fac.....»»

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FIU recruits business dean from Ohio university

Florida International University named Joanne Li as dean of its College of Business, effective in May, after a newly two-year search. Li is currently dean and professor of finance at the Raj Soin School of Business at Wright State University in Ohio. I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2017