Horizon Bancorp Announces a 15.4% Quarterly Dividend Increase
21 03 2018
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind., March 21, 2018 -- Horizon Bancorp (NASDAQ:HBNC) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in its quarterly dividend from 13 cents to 15 cents per share. This represents a 15.4% increase and a dividend yield of 1.99% based on the price per share of $30.16 as of the close of business on March 20, 2018. The dividend will be paid on April 20, 2018 to shareholders of record on April 6, 2018.About Horizon Bancorp Horizon Bancorp is a registered bank holding company serving the northern and central regions of Indiana and the southern, central and Great Lakes Bay regions of Michigan through its bank subsidiary Horizon Bank. Horizon also offers mortgage-banking services throughout the Midwest. Horizon Bancorp may be reached online at www.horizonbank.com. Its common stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol HBNC.Forward Looking Statements This press release may contain forward-looking statements regarding the financial...
Saint Joseph's University Names Jill Bodensteiner New Athletics Director
21 03 2018
PHILADELPHIA, March 20, 2018 -- Saint Joseph's University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., announced today that Jill Bodensteiner has been named the University's director of athletics, marking the first time in 30 years that a new athletics director has been appointed. She succeeds the legendary Don DiJulia, who recently announced his retirement after serving his 50th year in college athletics and 35th as Saint Joseph's athletics director.
Jill Bodensteiner (Photo courtesy of the University of Notre Dame)
Bodensteiner will be introduced March 22 at 10 a.m. with a ceremony and press conference in Hagan Arena on the Saint Joseph's University campus. The event will be live-streamed on SJUHawks.com.
"Today marks a new era in Saint Joseph's University's Athletics program, and I am proud that our university is continuing to make history in the most ground-breaking and forward-looking ways," said Dr. Reed. "I could not be more enthusiastic...
CVS Health Appoints Derica W. Rice as President of CVS Caremark
20 03 2018
WOONSOCKET, R.I., March 20, 2018 -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) announced today that Derica W. Rice will join the company as President of CVS Caremark, the company's pharmacy benefit management (PBM) business, as of March 30, 2018. In this role, Rice will have day-to-day leadership and oversight of the PBM business including sales and account management, operations, mail service pharmacy and specialty pharmacy. Rice will also focus on driving PBM strategy, new business development and client relationship management and retention.
"Our PBM clients and the members they serve are asking for innovation, especially around value-based reimbursement models and the role pharmacy can play in improving health outcomes and lowering total health care costs," said Jon Roberts, chief operating officer of CVS Health. "We believe Derica is a great addition to our team, and the experience he brings with regard to innovation in these value-based models in particular will help us continue...
David Goltz Joins CareSource as Chief Financial Officer
20 03 2018
DAYTON, Ohio, March 20, 2018 -- CareSource, a nonprofit health plan, has named a new executive to its leadership core team as the organization grows to cover 2 million members in five states. As Chief Financial Officer, David Goltz will lead the company's financial activities, including financial and performance management, capital strategy and planning, actuarial, accounting, internal controls, investment management, budgets and financial planning.
Goltz has more than 30 years of experience in financial and management positions in the insurance and health care industries. He has a proven track record of success in managing the finances of large, diverse health care organizations. Goltz most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Emerging Markets for Health Care Services Corporation, a licensee of Blue Cross Blue Shield.
Goltz joins the organization following the shift of two core team positions. Former CFO, Tarlton Thomas was recently promoted to Chief Operating...
BJ’s Restaurants Opens in Warwick, Rhode Island
20 03 2018
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., March 20, 2018 -- BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) today announced the opening of its restaurant in Warwick, Rhode Island. The new BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse opened on Monday, March 19, 2018, on a free standing pad at the recently upgraded Rhode Island Mall located at 650 Bald Hill Road. The restaurant is approximately 7,500 square feet, seats approximately 230 guests and features BJ’s extensive menu, including BJ’s signature deep-dish pizza, award-winning handcrafted beer and famous Pizookie® dessert. BJ’s unique, contemporary décor provides the perfect environment for all dining occasions. Hours of operation are from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight Sunday through Thursday, and 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday.“We are excited to open our new restaurant in Warwick, Rhode Island, the second largest city in the state located just south of downtown Providence,” commented Greg Trojan, CEO. “Warwick is our first restaurant opening...
Brian Lamb Named One of the Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America
20 03 2018
CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brian Lamb, executive vice president, head of wealth and asset management, Fifth Third Bank (NASDAQ: FITB), has been named to Savoy Magazine’s 2018 list of the Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America.
“I am excited to see Brian recognized with this well-deserved honor. Brian is an inspirational leader with both strong character and outstanding business results,” said Greg Carmichael, chairman, president and CEO, Fifth Third. “His career exemplifies the Fifth Third Bank values and he is a role model for so many people in our organization.”
Lamb is responsible for line-of-business oversight of wealth and asset management, including private banking, Fifth Third securities, fiduciary services, investments, institutional services, and insurance.
“I am proud to be part of such a distinguished group of respected and accomplished business and community leaders from across the country,” Lamb said. “This list represents 100 great examples...
Zenith Marketing Group Joins Ash Brokerage
20 03 2018
“Ash and Zenith are two like-minded, growth-oriented organizations, and we believe our combined reputations will make us a formidable influence in the industry,” said Mike Gorlick, President and CEO of Zenith Marketing Group.
FREEHOLD, N.J. March 20, 2018
Zenith Marketing Group, a full service insurance brokerage agency based in Freehold, New Jersey, is joining Ash Brokerage, the largest privately held insurance brokerage in the United States, the companies announced today.
Leaders say the acquisition deal comes as a result of a long-standing relationship between the two firms, and they are excited for the opportunities ahead.
“Ash and Zenith are two like-minded, growth-oriented organizations, and we believe our combined reputations will make us a formidable influence in the industry,” said Mike Gorlick, President and CEO of Zenith Marketing Group. “With access to Ash’s enhanced resources, our advisors and employees will see greater opportunities and be a in better...
Credit Services Stocks' Research Reports Released on On Deck Capital, OneMain, PayPal, and PHH Corp.
20 03 2018
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iUniverse Empowers Nonprofit Founder to Share Her Daughter’s Story on the National Stage
20 03 2018
Author and founder of GiGi's Playhouse, Nancy Gianni
“Self-publishing provides a unique path for nonprofits to promote their cause." - Mitch Black, Author Solutions CEO
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. March 20, 2018
Nancy Gianni, author of “#GenerationG – A True Story of Miracles, Hope & Unconditional Acceptance,” was invited to launch her book this week on the Today show in honor of her daughter, GiGi and World Down Syndrome Day. Published by iUniverse, an imprint of supported self-publisher Author Solutions, the book tells how Gianni started and grew GiGi’s Playhouse nationwide to help special-needs children and their families.
Author Solutions is the largest global self-publisher, having helped more than 225,000 authors bring their books to market around the world. Chief Executive Officer Mitch Black has noted a new trend in books: nonprofits are increasingly turning to self-publishing as an advocacy tool to speak directly to their audiences, raise funds and educate the...
Pat Eastwell Shares 59 Years of Experience, Christianity
20 03 2018
LONDON March 20, 2018
After 59 years as a Christian, author Pat Eastwell shares her life story and experiences in “The Trustworthy God” (published by AuthorHouse UK).
“Many in society are seeking hope,” the author says. “The Trustworthy God ” seeks to enlighten readers as to the true character of God and motivate them in their own walk of faith. In this book, Eastwell uses her spiritual journey as a source of inspiration for Christian believers who are worn down by their life’s circumstances.
Most chapters are examples of following the Holy Spirit’s promptings. Other chapters are notes on topics supported by scriptural remedies. All chapters have a short prayer to end.
An excerpt from the poem “Truth”:There’s a task He wants done –to sow wherever He chooses.He’ll give the call,and this call is for allwho follow His holy ways.
“The Trustworthy God”By Pat EastwellSoftcover | 5.5 x 8.5in | 102 pages | ISBN 9781546284024E-Book | 102 pages | ISBN 9781546284048Available...
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