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Kristie McKnight
Kristie McKnight

Kish Bank recently announced the appointment of Kristie McKnight to assistant vice president and commercial relationship manager.

McKnight was hired by the bank in 2004 as a business banking assistant. She was promoted to business banking specialist at the Lewistown Financial Center in 2005 and transferred to the business banker trainee program in 2009. In 2013, McKnight was promoted to commercial relationship manager.

In June, Robin Cooke will join the recently opened Centre Audiology and Hearing Aids in Bellefonte, Richard Foust’s fourth clinic in central Pennsylvania.

Cooke has been a teacher of deaf and hard-of-hearing students for more than 30 years in the Bald Eagle, Bellefonte, Penns Valley, West Branch, Philipsburg-Osceola and Clearfield school districts. She is on the board of the Hearing Loss Association of Central Pennsylvania.

The new Centre Audiology and Hearing Aids location offers audiology evaluations, hearing-loss rehabilitation, counseling and state-of-the-art hearing aid technology, including cosmetically appealing styles and digital models.

Barry Lee Myers, CEO of AccuWeather, gave a keynote interview at the Publishing Insider Summit on April 30 in Ocean Reef, Fla. He was asked by MediaPost to give the presentataion on the strengths and opportunities of data-driven advertising for publishers and advertisers.

Myers said in his interview that targeted data and automated systems for ad placement and optimization creates opportunities for advertisers and that publishers need to adapt to changes in the advertising industry to remain competitive.