Vectra Bank is hosting an “economic update breakfast” on Wednesday, Aug. 21 that features a panel of expert speakers who will talk about factors impacting the local recovery and the nation’s road to energy independence.
While there are challenges, bright spots and unknowns, they’ll walk participants through all of the issues from a local, national and global perspective.
The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Doerr Hosier Center at the Aspen Meadows Resort.
The Sonoran Institute and the Glenwood Springs Resort Association are launching the Glenwood Springs Community Development Academy (CDA), a seminar series focused on planning and development issues in today’s economy.
Over eight weekly sessions, CDA participants will learn about and discuss choices and issues facing Glenwood Springs, as well as the role of effective leadership and decision-making in creating successful communities.
The academy is open to all members of the community with an interest in how community planning relates to the economic success of Glenwood Springs.
The course will take place on Monday nights in Glenwood Springs from 5:30 to 8 p.m. from Sept. 16 to Nov. 4. There will be a special mobile tour option taking place on Monday, Sept. 30. The cost for the course is $100, which includes all materials and catered dinners. An extra small fee to cover transportation expenses for the mobile tour will be collected after the course begins. Limited scholarships are available for the course and mobile tour.
Class size is limited and applications must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6. For further information, contact Jillian Sutherland at 970 384-4364, ext. 4002 or email@example.com .
Devlin Financial Services has hired Mark (Fordy) Sinkinson to its team.
As a property and casualty consultant, he will work with customers on commercial and personal insurance needs. Sinkinson grew up in New England, and graduated from the University of Vermont with a bachelor in arts, double majoring in Spanish and political science.
After graduation, he spent 15 months in San Jose, Costa Rica working for William Smith Enterprises where he managed and coordinated employees and production procedures.
Devlin Financial Services specializes in financial planning, group and individual health insurance and property and casualty insurance.
For more information, visit www.devlinfinancial.net .