Giving You The Business

The 36th annual Event & Arena Marketing Conference recognized Bernie Punt, marketing director of the Bryce Jordan Center, with its 2015 Hall of Fame Award last week in Los Angeles.

Criteria for the hall of fame include the impact in the live entertainment industry, support of the Event & Arena Marketing Conferenc, and influencing marketing trends in the industry.

SilcoTek recently hired of Geoffrey White as general counsel and chief intellectual property counsel.

White will be responsible for helping helping SilcoTek reach its goals of achieving 100 patents and 100 offsite manufacturing facilities by 2020.

The company believes White’s previous chemistry experience in the coatings field created a unique foundation, which, when leveraged with his legal education and experience, created a unique match with SilcoTek. White has advised SilcoTek for six years.

Mount Nittany Health recently hired Stephen Shurgall to its endocrinology practice at its Park Avenue and Mifflin County locations.

He worked worked for Geisinger Health System and will provide care for patients with diabetes or hormone-related disorders. Shurgalla earned a Bachelor of Science in kinesiology from Penn State and a Master of Health Science: Physician Assistant from Lock Haven University.