Thom Fladung named Communicator of The Year

Thom Fladung (LC 2013, LC2 2014) was recently named 2017 Communicator of The Year by the International Association of Business Communicators Northeast Ohio. Thom is a vice-president for Hennes Communications, one of the few firms in the U.S. focused exclusively on crisis management and crisis communications. He advises some of Greater Cleveland’s largest companies, agencies…

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CLC alumni leading the charge for Ohio CDC of The Year

Executive Director Jeff Verespej (CBB 2013; former Leadership Council Chair) and Director, Marketing and Development, Jason Powers (CBB 2016) are making great things happen in Old Brooklyn and their efforts have been recognized. Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation recently won the “CDC of The Year” Award from the Ohio CDC Association at the statewide organization’s…

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David Tryon nominated by President Trump

David Tryon (LC 2016) has been nominated as Chief Counsel for Advocacy for the U.S. Small Business Administration. According to Porter Wright’s press release, as Chief Counsel for Advocacy, David will work to “advance the views, concerns, and interests of small business before Congress, the White House, federal agencies, federal courts and state policymakers.” See…

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Earl Pike to lead University Settlement

Earl Pike (LC 2009) has been named the new Executive Director of University Settlement. He will start in a part-time capacity on November 15 and move to full-time on January 1, 2018.

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