BUSINESS BEAT.Byline: The Register-Guard
CORRECTION(Ran Mar. 28, 2008): An incorrect photo ran in Business Beat on Page B4 on Thursday. The person in the photograph is not Gayle Sawyer.
Gayle Sawyer has been hired as a planning assistant with the wealth management and financial consulting team at Caprai Mahalak Financial Group in Eugene.
Best Tel LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
LLC - Logical Link Control in Eugene has hired Robert McLaren as customer advocate. McLaren was previously a field engineer with Alcatel/Lucent and has more than nine years of experience in the tele-communications industry.
Chris Pryor has been named executive director of the Oregon Pacific Chapter of the American Red Cross American Red Cross: see Red Cross. in Eugene. Hepreviously was public affairs Those public information, command information, and community relations activities directed toward both the external and internal publics with interest in the Department of Defense. Also called PA. See also command information; community relations; public information. manager for Willamalane Park and Recreation District for 20 years.
Jennifer Kuglin has been hired by KVAL-TV (CBS (Cell Broadcast Service) See cell broadcast. ) in Eugene as news director. Kuglin previouslywas an executive producer at Northwest Cable News NorthWest Cable News is a regional 24-hour television news network based in Seattle, Washington. It is similar to New England Cable News, which operates out of the Boston area and covers the New England states.
The service is owned by Belo Corp. , a 24/7 regional cable news channel based in Seattle.
Kuglin has been in the television news business for nine years.
Patricia Chapman has returned to the law firm of Gleaves Swearingen Potter & Scott LLP LLP - Lower Layer Protocol in Eugene. Chapman's practice encompasses a range of business and commercial law transactions, including business formation and ongoing business advice.
Rick Marquess marquess
European title of nobility, ranking in modern times immediately below a duke and above a count or earl. The wife of a marquess is a marchioness or marquise. The term originally denoted a count holding a march, or mark (frontier district). has joined Pacific Benefit Consultants, Inc. as a shareholder. Marquess has 23 years of experience in the insurance industry and specializes in group benefits.
Tiffanie Soper has been named chief financial officer of Cascade Sierra Solutions in Coburg. Soper has 10 years of experience in the accounting industry specializing in audits of nonprofits, governmental organizations and employee benefit programs and serving as accounting manager of a local development company.
The Lane Metro Partnership has elected the following officers for the 2008 operating board: president, Art Clark, a partner with Hershner Hunter LLP, to replace outgoing president An outgoing president is a president or, generally, other head of state or government when he holds office between the election of his successor and the inauguration by which that successor assumes power. , Bridget Baker, The Register--Guard; vice-president, John Brown, a real estate broker with Evans, Elder and Brown Inc.; and secretary/treasurer, Gordon Brown, director of operations for Molecular Probes.
Stephanie Matthew, human resources manager for Three Rivers Casino, was elected as a member of the board of directors.
Dr. Josephine Stokes has joined the dental practice of Dr. Shane Samy in Eugene.Stokes alsois the incoming president of Lane County Dental Society.