December 6, 2013

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People on the Move

By Devin Felix

December 6, 2013

Salt Lake City — Jones Waldo hired TARYN EVANS, JILL COIL and BRADY RASMUSSEN at its Salt Lake City office and RICHARD PETERSEN at its Provo office.

Salt Lake City — LON A. JENKINS joined the finance and restructuring group at the law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP. Jenkins was previously a shareholder of Jones Waldo PC.

Salt Lake City — Executive Director of the Salt Lake City Department of Airports, MAUREEN RILEY has been elected second vice-chair of the Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Board of Directors.  For the last year, she has served as the Board’s Secretary-Treasurer.

Salt Lake City — The Utah Department of Natural Resources has appointed BRIAN COTTAM as director of the Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands.  Brian Cottam was previously deputy director for FFSL, and replaces Dick Buehler, who retires in December.

Salt Lake City — MINGFU ZHU has joined Tute Genomics as director of bioinformatics.  Zhu was previously at the Duke Center for Human Genome Variation.

Salt Lake City — ALIA GIAMA became the new executive administrator of World Trade Center Utah. Alia earned her bachelor’s degree in Middle East Studies from the University of Utah and speaks Arabic at a native level.  

Salt Lake City — Comcast Business has named PAUL MERRITT director for the company’s Mountain Region. Prior to Comcast Business, Merritt served as regional director for channel sales at Integra Telecom. 

Salt Lake City — Orchid Event Solutions appointed AMY MCMINN as vice president and chief information officer. Most recently, she led a team of 30 software and human factors engineers at L-3 Communications Systems West.

Salt Lake City — The World Trade Center Utah Board of Directors appointed executive vice president and COO ELIZABETH GORYUNOVA as interim president and CEO. She will serve as the trade center searches for a new president and CEO.

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