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McClaughry: Act 250 and the perfect climate conscious state

by John McClaughry In January 2019 the commission to review and update Act 250 presented a well written report. Its recommendations are now the subject of 94-page bill (H.926) to dramatically reshape the state’s land use and development act. On the plus side, in light of its 50 years in force, Act 2 […]

UCS hires new director of Mental Health and Substance Use Services

Vermont Business Magazine United Counseling Service has hired Lori Vadakin as Director of Mental Health and Substance Use Services. United Counseling Service provides various support services to help individuals and families improve their quality of life.  Vadakin will be responsible for the clinica […]

Donation gives stillborn infants’ families time with their child

John Gottung, RT, director of Women’s and Children’s Services at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) and Themarge Small, MD, SVMC OB/GYN, left, and Deb Mone, RNC, SVMC perinatal bereavement coordinator, right, accept the donation of a special bassinet from Katie Irwin, founder of Scarlet’s Mi […]

Scott appoints Walke to lead Department of Environmental Conservation

Vermont Business Magazine Governor Phil Scott today announced the appointment of Peter Walke to serve as commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). Walke has served as the deputy secretary for the Agency of Natural Resources (ANR) since January 2017, after serving as chief o […]

Place Creative recognized in two industry awards

Place Creative, a Burlington-based agency, is proud to announce that their team has been honored with two accolades from Graphic Design USA (GDUSA), a prestigious industry publication. Named a 2019 American Graphic Design Award winner in the 56th GDUSA Design Annual, Place Creative was selected amon […]

Twinstate Technologies welcomes Benjamin Tentis as vCIO

Managed Security Services Provider Twinstate Technologies announced today the hiring of Benjamin Tentis as vCIO. Ben will expand our existing focus on client's strategic IT goals, planning the IT budget, analyzing and reworking business processes and facilitating technology changes. Benjamin Tentis […]

Two Windham Grows graduates win Good Food Awards

Two graduates of the Windham Grows Farm & Food Business Accelerator have won 2020 Good Food Awards. Sugar Bob’s Finest Kind and Vermont Tortilla Company received the prestigious award after a national competition. Regional finalists for the Award are chosen in a blind tasting. All companies that sco […]

Addison County Chamber of Commerce hires Events/Tourism Manager

Rob Carter, President of the Addison County Chamber of Commerce, shared the following announcement, “It is my great pleasure to share with you the hiring of Sarah M. Audet, to serve as Events and Tourism Manager for the Addison County Chamber of Commerce.”  Sarah is a 2008 graduate of Middlebury Col […]

VBSR announces newest Champion Member: Mamava

Related Company: Mamava Mamava joins leading Vermont businesses for People, Planet and Prosperity Vermont Business Magazine Vermont Businesses for Social Responsibility (VBSR) announced Monday that Mamava will join the organization’s Champion Members. VBSR is a business association with over 730 mem […]

Leonine: Emotional week at the State House

SIN CITY Leonine Public Affairs As the work day drew to a close late on Tuesday afternoon the members of the House Judiciary Committee filed into the House chamber to take testimony from supporters and opponents on H.610. The bill would require alleged domestic abusers who have been served with a re […]