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Pocatello autobody tech receives national achievement award

Jan 10th, 2017 | By
Eldon Owens

Journal Staff Eldon Owens, an ASE Certified collision repair technician from Robin, Idaho, was recently honored with a national achievement award as the BodyShop Business/ASE Master Collision Repair & Refinish Technician of the Year. Forty-five automotive professionals were recognized on Nov. 16 at the Fall Board of Governors meeting of the National Institute for Automotive
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Hadley named to prestigious Presidents Club

Jan 10th, 2017 | By
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Press Release D.A. Davidson & Co. has named a financial advisor from the company’s Coeur d’Alene office to one of the firm’s prestigious honors clubs. The D.A. Davidson President’s Club recognizes outstanding integrity and service to clients. Named to the President’s Club was Nancy Hadley, Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor. Through her practice and her
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Buckalew promoted to Associate Vice President, Financial Advisor at D.A. Davidson & Co

Jan 10th, 2017 | By
Aaron Buckalew

Press Release D.A. Davidson & Co. has announced the promotion of Aaron Buckalew of its Individual Investor Group in Idaho Falls for the quality of his work and exceptional service to clients. His new title is Associate Vice President, Financial Advisor. Employee-owned D.A. Davidson & Co. is the largest full-service investment firm headquartered in the
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Tudor voted onto international cyber security firm board of directors

Jan 10th, 2017 | By
Zachary Tudor

Press Release Idaho-based cybersecurity professional Zachary Tudor was voted onto the international (ISC)² Board of Directors in December. Tudor will begin a three-year term on the (ISC)² Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2017. Tudor recently moved to a new position as the Deputy Associate Lab Director (ALD) for National and Homeland Security at the
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Governor Appoints Serve Idaho Commissioner

Jan 10th, 2017 | By

Press Release Judith Bittick of Boise has been appointed by Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter as a commissioner for Serve Idaho, the Governor’s Commission on Service and Volunteerism. “Our commissioners bring a wealth of knowledge and energy to the commission as well as first-hand knowledge of the benefits and rewards of service in our communities,” said
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AARP hires new Idaho Driver safety Program coordinator

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By
ecky Young of Blackfoot, is the new state coordinator of the Driver Safety Program in Idaho. Photo Courtesy AARP

Press Release AARP Idaho is pleased to welcome Becky Young of Blackfoot, as the new state coordinator of the Driver Safety Program in Idaho. As state coordinator, Young will organize and oversee all of the volunteer driver safety instructors who teach courses in cities and towns across the Gem State. Last year, more than 40
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Southeast Idahoans elected to lead Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Idaho, Inc.

Sep 15th, 2016 | By

Press Release Scott O. Packham CIC, Packham Insurance Agency, Blackfoot was elected as Vice President & President-elect of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of Idaho, Inc. during the agents’ recent annual convention at The Coeur d’Alene Resort, Coeur d’Alene. Packham’s duties will consist of serving as an officer on the board of directors and
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David Munson selected as ISU Career Path Intern of the Month

Aug 26th, 2016 | By
David Munson

Journal Staff POCATELLO—David Munson has been named the August Career Path Intern of the Month at Idaho State University by the ISU Career Center. Munson is completing his final year in the Energy Systems Nuclear Operations Technology program. He was nominated by his supervisor, Maxwell Daniels, reactor supervisor at the Department of Physics, Nuclear and
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Kantor launches Headwater Capital, closes $3.5M investment in firm’s initial CRE property

Aug 11th, 2016 | By
Robert Kantor of Headwater Capital.
Submitted photo.

Press Release KETCHUM – Headwater Capital, Inc. (, a private equity firm specializing in long-term, secure cash flow from commercial real estate, today announced the firm’s launch and its flagship property investment Olio Pavilion, LLC. The firm, led by co-founder and CEO Robert Kantor, secured $1,725,000 from investors and arranged financing from A 10 Capital for the
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University of Idaho Names New Vice President for Research and Economic Development

Jun 14th, 2016 | By

Press Release MOSCOW — The University of Idaho is pleased to announce that Janet Nelson has accepted the position of vice president for Research and Economic Development, effective Sept. 1, 2016. Nelson has a doctorate in chemistry from the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, Calif., and nearly 30 years of experience in scientific research, scientific
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