Previous Walgreens constructing changing into a Greenback Tree
What was previous is as soon as once more changing into new.
An indication went up this week on the nook of Slide Street and the Marsha Sharp Freeway on what was beforehand a Walgreens signifying Lubbock is getting a further Greenback Tree location.
Hypothesis of a brand new enterprise on the location was raised a few weeks in the past when industrial Dumpsters had been noticed outdoors of the previous pharmacy constructing.
The Walgreens location opened with the model new constructing a number of years again, the placement did not garner sufficient visitors and closed simply earlier than Christmas 2019.
This shall be Lubbock’s seventh Greenback Tree location.
Harber joins Peoples Financial institution
Peoples Financial institution Chief Govt Officer and Chairman of the Board Larry Allen, introduced the addition of Tori Harber. She’s going to function vp and director of human assets.
Harber acquired her bachelors diploma in human growth and household research and her masters of enterprise at Texas Tech College. She has been in human assets for 18 years and is a member of the native Society for Human Useful resource Administration.
Harber was born and raised in Wellington and got here to Lubbock to attend Texas Tech.
She and her husband, Dustan, have been married for seven years. They’ve an 18-year-old son, Austan, and a 5-year old-daughter, Madison. In her free time, she loves spending time with family and friends and cooking out on the patio throughout soccer season.
Aday named director of financial growth
Kristi Aday has been named the brand new government director of financial growth for the Plainview Hale County Financial Growth Corp., metropolis of Plainview and Hale County.
Aday will start her tenure on Dec. 6. The place was vacated by Michael Fox who retired on the finish of October.
As the chief director, Aday shall be liable for creating brief and long-range financial growth plans, packages and particular tasks, together with selling the event of the Plainview-Hale County Enterprise Park, selling current websites for enterprise enlargement, coordinating enterprise retention and recruitment efforts, and aiding the Metropolis of Plainview and Hale County in advertising and marketing the group for enterprise growth.
Aday just lately served as an assistant metropolis supervisor for the town of New Braunfels. Previous to becoming a member of the New Braunfels group, she spent eight years in Florida, first serving as deputy metropolis supervisor in Sanford, after which development administration director in Altamonte Springs, each suburbs of Orlando.
She is a member of the Worldwide Metropolis-County Administration Affiliation, Texas Metropolis Administration Affiliation, Florida Metropolis County Administration Affiliation and serves on Comal County United Manner Board of Administrators and the Comal County Habitat for Humanity Board of Administrators, most just lately as board president.
Aday is a graduate of Texas Tech with a bachelor of arts diploma in political science and a grasp’s diploma in public administration.
She is married to Sam Samani and is the daughter of Tom and the late Janie Aday, longtime residents of Plainview.
UMC Awarded Greatest Hospital, Emergency Room honors
UMC introduced receiving awards for “Greatest Hospital and Greatest Emergency Room” by Lubbock Avalanche-Journal’s Better of Lubbock earlier this month.
UMC acquired the award for greatest hospital and ER again in 2019, this was the primary for the hospital within the historical past of Better of Lubbock.
“I’m extraordinarily happy with UMC workers for frequently cultivating the Service is Our Ardour that’s skilled by our sufferers and one another,” stated Phillip Waldmann, Govt Vice President and Chief Working Officer at UMC Well being System. “It’s particularly rewarding throughout a pandemic yr to know our tradition continues to develop stronger yearly.”
“The medical and nursing employees within the EC are honored to be named the Better of Lubbock,” stated Nicolle Apel, director of UMC Emergency Middle. “We take nice delight in serving our group with a ardour for service and teamwork.”
This text initially appeared on Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Enterprise briefs: Lubbock getting new Greenback Tree, financial institution rent and extra