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The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce recently selected Howard A. Nimmons, owner of Nimmons Wealth Management in Old Town Florissant, as its 2013 Outstanding Business Person of the Year. Nimmons, who has served as chamber board secretary since 2011, will be honored during the chamber’s Annual Outstanding Business Person of the Year and Installation Dinner on Friday, April 12, beginning at 6 p.m. at Norwood Hills Country Club.
The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Florissant will co-sponsor the 25th Anniversary of the Chamber’s Business Showcase, featuring a Taste of North County on Saturday, March 23, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the James J. Eagan Community Center in Florissant.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 53 percent growth in available jobs in the information technology field into 2018. What is fueling this growth?
St. Louis Community College’s Workforce Solutions Group will sponsor an information technology industry insights seminar 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursday, March 7, at the STLCC Corporate College, 3221 McKelvey Road. Local perspectives of this growth prediction as well as other real-time labor market information, workforce opportunities and trends occurring in IT will be shared.
The Board of Directors for North County Incorporated (NCI), has elected Ron McMullen as Chair for 2013. This is a one-year term, beginning Jan. 1, 2013. McMullen succeeds Sandy Weber, recently retired vice president/district director for US Bank, who served as North County Incorporated’s Board of Directors chairwoman in 2012.
“Ron McMullen has been an active member of the NCI Board of Directors and the community. His diverse leadership skills will be an asset as the incoming Board Chair for North County Inc.,” Weber said.
Rise Schreiber, Village North administrator, (left) presents Julia Tegler, head cook and supervisor for 30 years, with a plaque honoring her dedicated service.