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Executive Director Search

The Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce invites applications and nominations for the Chamber’s next Executive Director. The search process begins in August 2014 with the intent to name the next Executive Director by December 1. Tommy Broadwell, the Chamber’s current Executive Director, will retire as of December 31.

Under the general direction of the Board of Directors, the Chamber’s executive director serves as the chief executive, administrative officer and visionary leader of the Chamber. He or she oversees the fulfillment of the Chamber’s mission and develops strategies for ensuring a prosperous future.

How to Apply

Download the full announcement here, read it completely and follow the instructions on how to apply.

Applications received by September 12, 2014 will be given highest priority and consideration.

Angier Medical Nationally Recognized

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Angier, NC (July 31, 2014) – Angier Medical Services, a physician practice of Harnett Health System, was recently recognized with an Excellence through Insight award for Overall Patient Experience in the CG-CAHPS database by HealthStream, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSTM).

Angier Medical Services was awarded this honor for its commitment to excellence in patient care. To qualify for an award, a hospital must have been a patient satisfaction-tracking client of HealthStream in 2013, scored in the 75th percentile or higher, and surveyed a minimum of 100 patients. Angier Medical Services was chosen for receiving the highest ratings in Overall Patient Experience clinic satisfaction from among HealthStream’s clients, as well as exceeding industry standards. With a score of 92.7%, Angier Medical Services was the only practice in North Carolina to be recognized and ranked among the Top 5 clinics in the HealthStream database. Nation-wide, the average score was 79.8%.

Ken Bryan, CEO of Harnett Health applauds the practice’s hard work, “Our entire organization focuses on quality patient experiences, and this is a tremendous accomplishment for Dr. Butler and his staff. We’ve been putting processes in place to make sure our patients feel valued and appreciated, whether they are a patient in one of our hospitals, an outpatient at a clinic, or a patient at one of our primary care practices.”

Brad Butler, MD, board certified family practitioner at Angier Medical says, “This is truly an honor for all of us at Angier Medical Services. Our staff works diligently to provide excellent patient care, and being nationally recognized by HealthStream is an indication we are on the right track.”

HealthStream CEO Robert A. Frist, Jr. said, “We applaud Angier Medical Services’ high-level commitment to excellence in healthcare, and are pleased to recognize their achievement through our presentation of an Excellence through Insight award.”

For more information, visit www.harnetthealth.org

Open Sky Group Chosen as US Reseller for JDA WMS

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RALEIGH, NC – (July 29, 2014) – Open Sky Group, an independent consulting company specializing in Warehouse Management System (WMS) implementations, is excited to announce that it has been chosen by JDA Software as a U.S. Reseller for the JDA® Warehouse Management System and other add-on applications.

Curt Sardeson, Managing Principal of Open Sky, says, “We’re honored to have been chosen as a U.S. Reseller for JDA’s WMS. We have worked hard to build a solid company with very deep and broad experience with JDA Software. This distinction, along with our expanded relationship with JDA will enable us to be an even better resource for our existing and future clients.”

JDA Authorized Resellers promote, price, sell and implement select JDA solutions and are equipped with the full range of marketing, sales, training, industry and technical resources to competently meet client needs. “After careful review of the WMS implementers in the U.S., we chose Open Sky Group because of their depth of experience, market presence and ability to hit the ground running, says Thad Zylka, Regional Vice President Global Alliances, “We’re excited about what we can accomplish together with companies like Open Sky Group.”

Open Sky has successfully completed over 270 supply chain software projects for clients in the industries of Third Party Logistics, High Tech, Apparel, Consumer Packaged Goods, Food & Beverage, Print/Media and more. Typical Open Sky engagements include new Software Implementations, Upgrades, Replenishment & Slotting Optimizations, MHE and ERP Integration and Parcel Systems.

Seniors Guide EVENT at Windsor Point

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Join us for an informal gathering in unveiling the new issue of Seniors Guide magazine featuring Windsor Point.

Enjoy wine & cheese.
Tour Windsor Point.
Meet our new marketing team.

Kindly R.S.V.P. 919-552-4580 by Monday Aug. 11 @ 5 p.m. Windsor Point 1221 Broad St. Fuquay Varina, NC 27526.

See our EVENT CARD here.

Chamber Seeking Administrative Assistant

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diana hallUpdate 8/18/14: The Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that it has hired Ms. Diana Hall to serve as its new Administrative Assistant. Some may remember Diana from her previous position with Nease Personnel. Diana’s first day in the office will be August 25th. Her first event will be the Business EXPO on Thursday, August 28th — be sure to drop by the Chamber booth and say hello!

The Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce is seeking a full-time administrative assistant to work in their front office beginning in early August 2014.

This position provides diversified administrative/secretarial duties as the administrative assistant to the Executive Director, Membership Director, Board of Directors, and Committee Chairs. Duties also include social media execution, intern supervision, project support on all major events, and office management.

The ideal candidate will be a high-energy and highly organized individual with formal computer training who can support the constantly evolving demands of a large, full-service chamber of commerce and its membership.

Salary is commensurate with experience.