Posts by Maureen

30th Class of Super 60 Winners Announced

The Springfield Regional Chamber has announced the honorees for its annual Super 60 awards, presented by Health New England and sponsored by People’s United Bank, MassHire Hampden County Workforce Board, Wells Fargo Bank, The Republican, 22News, and Zasco Productions. Now in its 30th year, the program celebrates the success of the fastest-growing and privately-owned businesses…

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Differentiate Yourself at October Rise & Shine Breakfast

Mark Altman, founder and trainer at MindsetGo, will present one of his many popular business coaching topics, “Differentiate Yourself – It’s You They Buy,” at the Springfield Regional Chamber’s October 2 Rise & Shine Business Breakfast. The breakfast, sponsored by Series Sponsor, United Personnel, will be held at Crestview Country Club, 281 Shoemaker Lane, Agawam,…

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Free Online Water Treatment Training Offered by STCC

At a time when water problems plague urban cities like Flint, Mich., and Newark, N.J., Springfield Technical Community College is launching an online certificate training course to prepare students for careers in water treatment. And for students enrolled in any community college across the state, the training is free of charge. The course, called Concepts…

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Super 60 Nominations Close August 2

The deadline to submit nominations for the 2019 Super 60 awards is just a week away. Nominations close on August 2, 2019. Presented by Health New England, and now in its 30th year, the prestigious Super 60 awards program recognizes the success of the fastest-growing, privately-owned businesses in the region which continue to make significant…

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Graduate of First RiseUp Springfield Cohort Plans Business Expansion

The Springfield Regional Chamber is always proud to share the news of regional small businesses that take advantage of the various programs and resources designed to help them get to the next level. Congratulations to Sheila Coon, owner of Hot Oven Cookies and a graduate of the first cohort of RiseUp Springfield in 2018, on…

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PeoplesBank Announces Key Appointments

Tom Senecal, President and CEO of PeoplesBank, has announced the appointment of Amy M. Roberts to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. As Chief Human Resources Officer, Roberts oversees all human resources and employee engagement activities for 325 employees spread over 21 banking centers and three additional locations under development…

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Thunderbirds Score Awards

American Hockey League President and CEO David Andrews announced recently that Springfield Thunderbirds President Nathan Costa was selected as the winner of the James C. Hendy Memorial Award, given to the outstanding executive in the American Hockey League for 2018-2019. Costa was recognized at a gala reception during the Board of Governors’ Annual Meeting at…

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