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March 1, 2013

DAVID HOOPES has joined CBIZ, LLC and Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. (MHM) in Salt Lake City. David is managing director at CBIZ and a shareholder of Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C.

1-800 CONTACTS announced today that TIM ROUSH has been named chief marketing officer. In this role, Roush will be responsible for leading all marketing initiatives and partnering with the company’s leadership team to drive profitable growth.

Vivint announced the appointment of CHRIS GERA as the company’s new vice president of field service. In this position, Gera will manage Vivint’s field service professionals and the software and infrastructure.

Governor Gary R. Herbert appointed KYMBER D. HOUSLEY to fill a vacancy on the First District Court bench. Since 1995, Housley has served in Logan as city attorney, assistant city attorney and city prosecutor.

KERRY WANGSGARD was elected treasurer of the Salt Lake Estate Planning Council. Wangsgard has been America First Credit Union’s vice president and director of trust services since 2005.

Salt Lake City — The law firm Durham Jones & Pinegar appointed DUANE H. GILLMAN to chair the firm’s bankruptcy and creditors’ rights section, RICH HYMAS to be the firm’s litigation section chair and MARK GIBB to be the litigation section co-chair. GRETTA SPENDLOVE will chair the firm’s real estate section.

THOMAS GREEN, RYAN SCHMIDT, KRISTEN BROUGH and REBECCA WIBERG have recently joined the Salt Lake City office of Piercy Bowler Taylor & Kern and will primarily perform internal audit and risk advisory functions for financial institutions and other industries.

ROURK KEMP was promoted from vice president of finance for Miller Automotive Operations to chief financial officer for Larry H. Miller Dealerships. In his new role with the company, Kemp will offer the dealerships strategic and operational support.

The Salt Lake Chamber has named MARTY CARPENTER as executive vice president of communication. In this role, Carpenter will oversee all communication for Utah’s largest and longest-serving business association and play a larger role in policy development.

LARRY MINER retired after almost 45 at Bank of American Fork. He retired as a senior vice president and chief operating officer .


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