Comings, goings, hirings, retirings and more in South Jersey.
Comings and Goings
William M. Varley (pictured) joined the Cooper’s Ferry Partnership Board of Directors. Varley serves as president of New Jersey American Water and New York American Water. He is responsible for reinforcing and strengthening customer, regulatory and local government relationships, while driving operational and financial results.
Patricia Nelson, a vice president at Sun National Bank, was promoted to manager of employee relations. She will lead and manage functions relating to employee relations, performance management and talent retention.
Raymond L. Lamboy was named the next chairman of The Salvation Army Advisory Board of Southwest New Jersey. Lamboy currently serves as president and CEO of the Latin American Economic Development Association, Inc., a nonprofit that creates economic opportunities for minorities in South Jersey. Lamboy joined The Salvation Army Advisory Board in 2011 and served as vice chair as well as the chair of the Program Committee until 2013.
Lee Sheilds, certified public accountant (CPA) and partner at Friedman, LLP in Marlton, was elected to serve on the Board of Trustees of Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice. Sheilds has more than 20 years of public accounting and tax experience. He serves clients in a wide variety of industries, including real estate, manufacturing, distribution, technology, legal and medical practices.
Darrah Foster, a Glassboro resident, was hired at Anne Klein Communications Group in Mount Laurel as senior associate. Foster is a 2012 Rowan graduate.
A new report from GOBankingRates.com ranks Citizens Financial Group as the best bank in the country for baby boomers. The site recognized the convenience of thousands of Citizens Bank and Charter One branches and ATMs, and noted CFG’s commitment to offer complimentary financial and investment reviews to anyone.
Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice was named a 2014 Hospice Honors recipient. Established by Deyta, this prestigious annual honor recognizes hospices that continuously provide the highest level of satisfaction through their care as measured from the caregiver’s point of view.
AcuityHealthcare, LP, which operates Lourdes Specialty Hospital of Southern New Jersey and Acuity Specialty Hospital of New Jersey, announced its transition to an employee-owned company via the implementation of an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP). An ESOP is a special kind of retirement benefit plan, in which employees are rewarded for their service and receive ownership through the granting of shares of stock.
Burlington County College (BCC) is meeting the demand for skilled health care professionals with its new Computerized Tomography (CT) certificate program set to start in fall 2014. The program is geared toward technologists who are certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in radiography, nuclear medicine and radiation therapy, and want to advance their career by becoming trained in CT.
Louise Baca, RN, MSN, the administrator of the Kennedy Health System Cancer Program, was named the 2014 Business Person of the Year by the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce. Under her leadership, the Kennedy Cancer Program launched the Center for Hope & Healing in 2011, which provides a haven where cancer patients and their family members can relax and reflect. Among other fundraising initiatives, she played a key role in the establishment of the Kennedy Cancer Center Patient Assistance Fund (PAF), which has provided more than $20,000 in non-medical financial assistance for Kennedy cancer patients experiencing financial hardships.
Ingerman, a developer, manager and builder of multi-family apartment communities, along with Collingswood Mayor James Maley, held a topping out ceremony for The Collings North, the second and final phase of the borough’s only transit-oriented, luxury apartment community, The Collings at The LumberYard. The Collings North will feature 70 apartments, 12,000 square feet of ground-floor office space, 1,500 square feet of retail and the integration of numerous premium amenities for residents of both phases.
Published (and copyrighted) in South Jersey Biz, Volume 4, Issue 6 (June, 2014).
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