HFAs Face Troubled Housing Market
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Arbor Appoints Director, Promotes Operations Pro
Peter Margolin has been appointed director in Arbor Commercial Mortgage’s Chicago office. Margolin will be responsible for all of the firm’s loan offerings
Industry Bids Fond Farewell to a Leader
It’s been a busy few months for Bart Harvey. Housing and community development organizations all across the country have been throwing banquets, luncheons, and other events to honor him for his long service as chairman of Enterprise Community Partners, Inc., and its for-profit subsidiary...
Q & A with Theresa Parker, executive director of the California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA)
THERESA PARKER has been executive director of the California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA) since 1997.
Philips Solid-State Announces New CEO
Jeffrey Cassis, currently the senior vice president and COO, will become the CEO of Philips' Solid-State Lighting Solutions division, formerly Color Kinetics. The change in leadership will occur at the end of June 2008.
2009 IALD Call for Nominations
The IALD is asking for nominations for president-elect, treasurer, three directors, and two representatives to the membership committee. Beginning June 1, 2008, nominations can be made by applying to the nominations and elections committee for consideration or if voting members of the IALD nominate...
NAED Elects Board Chair for 2009–2010
The National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) has named Burt Schraga of Bell Electrical Supply to lead the board directors in 2009–2010. Schraga joined Bell more than 30 years ago and is now the CEO of the Santa Clara, California-based distributor. Richard Waterman of International...
Q & A with Renee Rooker, executive director of the Walla Walla (Wash.) Housing Authority
MEET RENEE ROOKER, executive director of the Walla Walla (Wash.) Housing Authority. She has led the agency since 1991, and during her tenure, the organization has received local and national recognition for its housing and economic development programs.
Acuity Adds New Board Member
George C. Guynn has been appointed to the board of directors of Acuity Brands.
Murray Feiss Promotes Crow
Murray Feiss Lighting has promoted Michael Jody Crow, formerly director of visual merchandising, to the position of creative development director. He will be responsible for managing the company's marketing and graphics departments, as well as showroom set up and display.