Dispatch: A summary of recent business appointments and announcements, plus upcoming events for the week ahead
PROMOTED Jamie van Kasteren, to business development manager, TLC Landscaping Design + Pools.
APPOINTED Suzanne Pountney (commercial lines manager, Ontario West Insurance Brokers) 2023 president, Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario.
PROMOTED Christina Hoggart, international communications & recruitment coordinator, Fanshawe College.
ANNOUNCED By Wescast Industries and its parent company, Sichuan Bohong Industry Co. Ltd., intended closing of its automotive exhaust parts manufacturing plant in Wingham.
RETIRED Gary Ennett, journalist and broadcaster, CBC News London.
APPOINTED Liam Ledgerwood, in-house counsel, Info-Tech Research Group (effective June 12, 2023).
AWARDED Mark Hunter (general manager, London Knights), 2022-23 Jim Gregory OHL General Manager of the Year Award.
PROMOTED Robert Janssen, to senior IT build analyst, TD Bank.
AWARDED Dr. Michael Payne (physiatrist and medical director, Amputee Rehabilitation Program, Parkwood Institute), 2023 Award of Merit recipient from the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
APPOINTED Christine Wilton, director, workforce development, London Economic Development Corporation.
PROMOTED Grace Goble, to associate, RBC Dominion Securities.
ANNOUNCED By Western University, addition of 74 new electric vehicle charging stations installed across campus as part of a $1.45-million upgrade jointly funded by Western and Natural Resources Canada.
June 7: Founders WTF* Forum