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March 29, 2013

Salt Lake City – CLARK WHITWORTH was promoted to chief financial officer for Larry H. Miller Group of Companies and president of Larry H. Miller Management Corporation. Whitworth has been with the Miller organization for more than 25 years and most recently served as chief financial officer for Miller Automotive Operations and Miller Family Real Estate.

Salt Lake City — CHRIS PETERSON, director of convention sales for Visit Salt Lake, was presented the seventh annual Dianne Nelson Binger Sales Leadership Award March 21. Peterson joined Visit Salt Lake in 2007 and has been responsible for booking scientific, engineering and agricultural conventions during his six-year tenure.

Salt Lake City – BHB Engineers promoted DALLIN PEDERSEN to associate. Pedersen joined BHB in 2006 and became a licensed professional engineer in 2011.

Washington, D.C. - The White House honored JASON MATHIS as one of eleven "Champions of Change." The honor goes to those who commit themselves to working in their communities to advocate and organize around immigration-related issues.  

West Jordan — Mountain America Credit Union President and CEO STERLING NIELSEN received the Visionary Award from the Utah Credit Union Association at its 2013 annual meeting this month, and he recently became a member of the Western CUNA Management School board of trustees.

Salt Lake City — The Governor’s Office of Economic Development hired VINCENT MIKOLAY as managing director of business outreach and international trade. Mikolay is a longtime strategy and business development specialist and has worked with startups including OneSchool, Inc. and Pannl, Inc.

Salt Lake City – Gov. Gary R. Herbert announced his appointment of ROLLIN E. COOK as the new executive director of the state’s department of corrections. Cook is a retired chief deputy from the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office and a national trainer on administrative best practices for jail administrators.

SANDY – The Salt Lake Board of Realtors awarded CRAIG HAWKER the Realtor of the Year Award at its Best of 2012 Awards ceremony this week. The event honors Salt Lake’s top real estate professionals based on sales volume and service. Hawker is a Realtor with Experts.

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