Shawn Peterson has joined Union Station Technology Center in South Bend as vice president of strategic initiatives and general counsel. He previously served as president and chief executive officer of the Elkhart-based Corporate Partnership for Economic Growth.
Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust Hires CEO
Gene D'Adamo has been appointed president and chief executive officer of the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust in Indianapolis and Phoenix. He is currently vice president of community relations for Republic Media in Arizona.
Delgado to Lead Goodwill Mission Initiatives
Betsy Delgado has been promoted to vice president of mission advancement at Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana. She previously served as executive director of The Excel Center, Goodwill's school for adult learners.
Gremling Joins Easter Seals Crossroads
eLucida Imaging Owner Mary Jo Gremling has announced her company has been acquired by Indianapolis-based Easter Seals Crossroads. She will serve as manager of Crossroads Document Services.
United Way Hires Multimedia Specialist
United Way of Central Indiana has hired Derik Hughes as a multimedia specialist. He previously was a videographer at WXIN Fox 59.
Downtown Terre Haute Inc. Announces Leader
Downtown Terre Haute Inc. has named Shelley Klingerman executive director. She has served in the role on an interim basis since last month.
West Joins Thomas P. Miller
Tom West has joined Indianapolis-based Thomas P. Miller and Associates LLC as vice president of economic competitiveness. He most recently served as executive director of the Kentucky Workforce Investment Board.
Marshall County CVB Names New Leader
The Marshall County Convention and Visitors Bureau has appointed Cori Holzwart-Humes executive director. She will succeed Mike Woolfington, who is retiring at the end of the year after serving as director for 20 years.
IU Names Associate VP For University Clinical Affairs
Dr. Anantha Shekhar has been named associate vice president for university clinical affairs at Indiana University. He is associate dean for translational research and a professor at the IU School of Medicine.
Rios to Lead Ruth Lilly Medical Library
Indiana University School of Medicine has hired Gabriel Rios as director of the Ruth Lilly Medical Library. He previously served as deputy director of the Lister Hill Library of the Health Sciences at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Berry Plastics Names New CFO
Evansville-based Berry Plastics Group Inc. has appointed Mark Miles chief financial officer. He replaces Jim Kratochvil, who is retiring after working at the company for 28 years.
Moeller to Lead MedVenture
Jeffersonville-based MedVenture Technologies has promoted Mitch Moeller to chief executive officer. He currently serves as the company's chief operating officer.
Sims to Lead Bloomington's HR Department
Doris Sims has been appointed director of the City of Bloomington's Human Resources Department by Mayor Mark Kruzan. She has served as assistant director of the city's Housing and Neighborhood Development Department since 2006.
Murphy Named Director of Auto Dealer Services
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson appointed Elizabeth Murphy director of the Auto Dealer Services Division. She has served as general counsel at the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles since 2010.
ISDA Names Director of Communications
The Indiana State Department of Agriculture has named Ben Kenney director of communications. He previously served as a legislative staffer in Washington D.C. for U.S. Senator Dan Coats.
Salin Bank Names New VPs
Indianapolis-based Salin Bank & Trust Co. has hired Gail Bradley (pictured) as senior vice president of treasury management. Frank Whelan has also joined the bank as vice president and business development team leader.
Durbin Returns to Hirons
Indianapolis-based Hirons & Co. has named Rose Durbin vice president and media director. She previously served as media director for Hirons from 2004-2007.
Dittoe Announces Promotion, New Hire
Indianapolis-based Dittoe Public Relations has promoted Nikki Trojanowski (pictured) to a senior account manager. The firm has also hired Kasie Sturm as a junior account executive.
Apex Adds to Team
Indianapolis-based Apex Benefits Group Inc. has hired Jill Potasnik as a sales advisor. She previously served as president of business development at Simon Property Group.
BACA Names Operations Support Manager
The Behavior Analysis Center for Autism has promoted Amy Williamson to operations support manager. She was previously a therapist, trainer and clinical assistant at BACA.
Butler to Lead Fort Wayne Office of Faegre Baker Daniels
Faegre Baker Daniels LLP has named Abigail Butler leader of its office in Fort Wayne. She is a partner in the product liability practice.
Brehm Honored With IU Foundation President's Medallion
Indiana University Professor Emerita Sharon Brehm has received the IU Foundation President's Medallion. She served as chancellor and vice president for academic affairs from 2001 to 2003 and later worked as a professor in the IU College of Arts and Sciences' Department of Psychological and Brain Science.
Moses Appointed to Redevelopment Commission
Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry has appointed Win Moses to serve on the Fort Wayne Redevelopment Commission. Moses was Fort Wayne's mayor from 1980-1987 and served as a state representative from 1992-2012.
Baldwin Elected to Chamber Executive Committee
Chuck Baldwin has been elected to the Indiana Chamber Executive Committee. He is a board member and shareholder at Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart P.C. in Indianapolis.
Elberger Named Distinguished Advisor to Children's Museum Board
Ronald Elberger has been appointed a distinguished advisor to the board of trustees for The Children's Museum of Indianapolis through 2014. He is a partner at Bose McKinney & Evans LLP in Indianapolis.
Emotion Commotion! How to Manage Emotions in The Workplace
By: Cathy Holloway Hill, Founder and CEO, C. Holloway Hill Enterprises
We know that common wisdom has dictated that emotions have "no place" in the workplace, but in reality, we encounter feelings that are out of control each day at work. Work is a target-rich environment for experiences that generate emotion. The goal is not to avoid feelings - the goal is to manage emotions so that conflict does not arise from the situation.