• 2017 EACC Board Elected at Annual Meeting

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    November 22, 2016

    Last week prior to the Beaujolais Nouveau celebration, the EACC held its Annual Meeting, electing the 2017 EACC Board of Directors and Board Officers.

    Members of the 2017 Board include:

    Board Officers:
    2017-2018 EACC Board President: Doug Moormann – Development Strategies Group 
    2017-2018 EACC Board Vice President: Yannick Schilly –  Festo; Based on the board succession plan adopted earlier this year, Yannick will assume the role of EACC Board President in 2018
    2017 Board Treasurer: Mukesh Patel, RSM US 

    Board Members:
    Paul Allaer – Thompson Hine
    John Baines – HAHN Automation
    Andy Barnes – Plante Moran
    Carol Barton – KPMG
    Michele Blair – City of Mason
    Marcia Brandstadt – US Commercial Service
    Mark Campbell – Ipsos
    Harvey Cohen – Dinsmore & Shohl
    Drew Collins – Bannockburn Global Forex
    Ron Cushing – University of Cincinnati
    Annie Daniel – Fifth Third Bank
    Joe Dehner – Frost Brown Todd
    Jean-Paul Ebanga – CFM International
    Greg Elam – STEP Resources
    Karen Finan – Gilman Partners
    Dominic Franchini - HORAN
    Jody Gunderson – City of Hamilton
    Neil Hensley – City of Blue Ash
    Melissa Johnson – Greater Cincinnati Foreign Trade Zone, Inc.
    Jim Keller – Deceuninck North America
    Chris Knueven – Miller-Valentine Group
    Janelle Lee – REDI Cincinnati
    Anthony Lynch – GKN Aerospace
    Dennis McLaughlin – Clark Schaefer Hackett
    Chuck Miller – HSBC Bank
    Dave Mills – Definity Partners
    Kris Morgan – BDO USA
    Joe Netzel – Bank of America Merrill Lynch
    Alicia Reitano – DHL Express
    Brad Russell – PNC Bank
    Juha Seppanen – Nordic Industries Development
    Bobby Spann – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
    Sheila Spradlin Reich – The Expat Desk
    Sven Thiesen – OPTIS, LLC
    Stewart Turnbull – Turnbull-Wahlert Construction
    Wade Williams – Northern Kentucky Tri-ED
    Don Wright – Assurex Health

    Along with the election of the Board, the Annual Meeting also focused on the organization’s 2016 highlights:

    Economic Development
    •    Recently welcomed the Dutch Consul General in Chicago to the Greater Cincinnati region
    •    Feasibility Study
    •    Attended HANNOVER MESSE

    Talent Development
    •    Launched the J-1 Visa Program
    •    Executive Forum powered by Vistage is in development

    Business Development
    •    95% membership retention from 2015 to 2016 (YTD) with 10% expansion

    Moreover, the FABA Board was approved for the term starting January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2018. FABA Board members include:

    FABA Board President: Mark Evans – Fluid-Bag
    Gerard Fouriner – Safran Aircraft Engines
    Philippe Garnier – Safran Landing Systems
    Mark Ferguson – Kaivac
    Gary Conley
    Iain Reid – Sogeti USA
    Jane Shea – Frost Brown Todd
    Richard La Jeunesse - Graydon Head & Ritchey
    Jessica Michaels Johnson – City of Mason
    Jay Stolkin – Dinsmore & Shohl 
    Catherine Fare Dyer 

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