PEOPLE & CHANGES

Bailey presents retirement plans update

Nolen Bailey, director of retirement plan services with CPS Investment Advisors, recently presented an update on retirement plans and the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary Rule at Florida Southern College’s annual CPE Series.

Croes attends national conference

Jeanie Croes, broker/owner of Your Rental Connection in Lakeland, recently attended the 29th Annual National Association of Residential Property Managers Convention and Trade Show in Orlando. Croes served as co-chair of communication for the association. Your Rental Connection specializes in residential leasing and management.

Kemp joins Better Homes

Teresa Kemp, real estate agent, has joined Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate's Celebration office at 741 Front St., Ste. 130, phone 863-698-6105.

Employee of the month

Erich Dohm, process engineer, has been named employee of the month for October at Jacobs Engineering Lakeland.

 

MidFlorida promotions

MidFlorida Credit Union has made the following promotions effective Nov. 1: Don Alexander, assistant vice president/senior loan officer; Jason Calvo, assistant vice president/second mortgage department; Ron Kidd, senior vice president II/lending department; Rashawn Alexander, operations manager; Valerie Dollison, senior vice president/area manager; Marta Negron, senior vice president II/regional manager; Yamilet Contreras, vice president/controller; Jennifer Stewart, vice president/E-branch manager. The following employees were promoted to assistant vice president/branch manager: Edina Remic, Jennifer Devereaux, Nalini Gajadharsingh, April Clements, Jerry Clerveaux, Kimberly Campbell, Vicki Spires, Jennifer Rhynes, Donielle Marco, Dan Pfeffer, Shrita Walker and Grace Troise.

Saunders participates in 1031 Facebook event

Dean Saunders, owner and broker of Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Realty, was invited to share his experiences structuring tax-deferred 1031 like-kind real estate exchanges at a live Facebook event hosted by the National Association of Realtors in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 28.

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