Dispatch: A summary of recent business appointments and announcements, plus upcoming events for the week ahead
AWARDED Matt Pedalino (CIO, Harrison Pensa), CIO of the Year, Next Generation Leader category, by IT World Canada.
ACQUIRED Die-X Tooling Systems, by Markham-based SRD Steel Rule Dies Inc. (operation to remain in London with current staff).
PROPOSED By Westdell Development Corp., three residential apartment towers (total of 490 units), at 689 Oxford Street West (proposal to go to city council planning committee later this month).
OPENED Neptune Diner, 565 Richmond Street.
AWARDED London Free Press reporters Patrick Maloney, Jonathan Juha, Randy Richmond, Jane Sims, Dale Carruthers, Jennifer Bieman, Norman De Bono and Heather Rivers, Canadian Association of Journalists Award for Outstanding Investigative Journalism, Daily Excellence category (for coverage of family of Londoners killed in intentional anti-Muslim attack).
PROMOTED Nate Tapper, to relationship manager, business banking, Libro Credit Union.
APPOINTED Layya Al Malouf, youth resource facilitator, London Health Sciences Centre (Victoria Hospital).
OPENED London office of UK-founded open-source API gateway developer Tyk, 201 King Street.
ANNOUNCED By Better Business Bureau Serving Western Ontario, finalists for 2022 Torch Awards for Ethics (Shift Collective, Jennifer Slay Counseling, Coaching and Victoria Baird image + inspiration, GreenTech Painting Inc., Skilled Accents and Steamers Cleaning Services Inc.) and finalists for 2022 Spark Awards (My Landscape Artist, Gridiron Boys Inc. and BirchTree Organizing). Winners to be announced June 16.
OPENED Execulink Telecom Ilderton sales centre (45 King Street East).
ANNOUNCED By Start.ca, agreement to acquire the St. Thomas fibre operations of Chatham-based Entegrus Services Inc.
PROMOTED Michelle Schramowsky, to senior account representative, Gallagher Insurance.
ANNOUNCED By Aylmer-based Motif Labs, launch of a new production line servicing Canada’s cannabinol (CBN) market.
APPOINTED Richelle Massé, territory manager – builder division, Enercare.
June 4: Nestle Job Fair
June 5: CMAOntario Awards 2022
June 7: It’s Time to ‘Desuckify Work’
June 11: Business Planning Guide Workshop