People In Business

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital welcomes new physicians and advanced practice providers

HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital continues to expand its Medical Staff and advanced practice providers. In the period July through September, St. Elizabeth’s welcomed the following new health-care providers: Anesthesiology •             Maria Brazil, MD •             Brent Butner, CRNA •             Jonathan Honsel, CRNA •             Andrew Miller, CRNA •             Carly Rambo, CRNA •             Harolyn Walker, CRNA Cardiovascular Disease…

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Marketing manager named for Hyatt Regency St. Louis at Arch

Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch has hired Elizabeth Friedel as marketing manager. Jennifer Byrnes, director of sales and marketing said Friedel (shown) brings extensive experience in marketing and graphic design, as well as passion, motivation, and enthusiasm to the team. “We are very excited see her marketing vision for the hotel come to…

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Metro Storage comes on board as U-Haul dealer

U-Haul Company of Illinois Inc. announced that Metro Storage IL has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Lebanon community. Metro Storage at 422 S. Madison St. will offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, moving supplies and in-store pick-up for boxes. Normal business hours are 24 hours every day. Reserve U-Haul products at…

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Sivia Law adds Metro East natives to legal team

Sivia Law, based in Edwardsville, has announced Meagan M. Agne and Amy L. Bailey as new additions to its staff. Both are natives of the greater Metro East area. Agne graduated from Northern Illinois University College of Law and received her bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University in English and a minor in Political Science.…

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Luthy joins Louer Facility Planning in Collinsville

COLLINSVILLE – Brittany Luthy has joined Louer Facility Planning as an interior designer to work with its commercial clients on workplace design. She recently graduated from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a Bachelor of Science Degree, Interior Design Specialty. At SIUC, she was the president of the student chapter of IIDA (International Interior Design Association),…

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Edwardsville man appointed to advisory board of foreign affairs center

James M. Grandone, of Edwardsville, was recently appointed to the Board of Advisors, of the New York Center for Foreign Policy Affairs. www.NYCFPA.org The New York Center for Foreign Policy Affairs is an American based organization, registered in the state of New York, and active in both Washington DC and New York. The Center is…

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Metro East landscape company featured in bestselling author’s new book

Landscape construction company Envisioning Green, based in Caseyville, has grown its business from the ground up by what its owner says was intentionally creating a corporate culture that embraces joy, hard work and positivity. Those are values that a national author chose to spotlight. This “people first” attitude has not only resonated with satisfied homeowners…

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Madison County appoints new head of Planning and Development

EDWARDSVILLE — Madison County appointed its new Planning and Development administrator Wednesday night. Chairman Kurt Prenzler named Chris Doucleff as head of Planning and Development. The County Board approved Doucleff to replace Administrator Matt Brandmeyer, who left the county on Nov. 8 to take a job as the community development director for the Village of…

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Midland States Bank announces new retail banking director

Effingham-based Midland States Bank, which operates several locations in and around Metro East, has announced that Frank Turza has joined the bank as its director of retail banking. Turza will be responsible for the continued development of Midland’s retail sales culture. This will include hands-on participation in the development of all small business and retail…

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Business owner appointed to St. Louis Regional Airport board

Steve Futrell, owner of E-Rate Funding Solutions, LLC in East Alton, has been appointed to serve as Commissioner for St. Louis Regional Airport. The Madison County Board selected Futrell to serve until May of 2021 to complete the term of Dennis Dubbledee who passed away earlier this year. “I am appreciative of the appointment to…

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