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Mayor Turner Appoints Will Jones as Interim Finance Director for the City of Houston

June 28, 2022 — Mayor Sylvester Turner announced Tuesday the appointment of Will Jones as interim Finance Director for the City of Houston.

He will replace Tantri Erlinawati-Emo who is leaving municipal government for a role in the nonprofit sector.

Jones is a finance leader with 18 years of experience in budget management, process improvement, financial analysis, and long-range forecasting.

He has served the City of Houston since 2004, most recently as Deputy Director for the Financial Planning and Analysis Division with

In Paris, extravagance drowns out the clothes

Dries Van Noten showed for the first time in two years back in Paris, as did Céline, Comme des Garçons and Thom Browne.

After two years of digital calendars and only a handful of catwalk shows, the fashion spotlight was turned on again in Paris last week. Japanese and Belgian designers returned, and it had been a long time since we had seen so many celebrities at a men’s week, from the likes of Justin Timberlake to David Beckham. Similarly, buyers and journalists also flocked from far and wide, with the exception of China and Russia.

Virgil Abloh’s legacy continues

Elon University / Today at Elon / Elon Law welcomes new

Krista Contino Saumby and Alicia Mills have joined the Office of Career & Student Development to assist law students with career guidance and mentoring, resume and cover letter reviews, and mock interviews.

Two attorneys motivated to help law students achieve their professional goals are the newest additions to Elon University School of Law’s Office of Career & Student Development.

Krista Contino Saumby and Alicia Mills started their roles in June as associate director of career development and assistant director of career development, respectively. Together, the pair will work with Elon Law students to prepare for success in the legal profession

River Ridge appoints Staten as new business development

Jun. 28—CLARK COUNTY — The River Ridge Development Authority has appointed Josh Staten as the new director of business development at the commerce park.

Staten has previously served as the City of New Albany’s economic development and redevelopment director. He will begin his new position July 11.

He will work with the RRDA’s partners to lead efforts in marketing, business development and community/economic development coordination, according to a River Ridge news release.

“It’s an exciting time for River Ridge, and we are equally as excited to have Josh help us grow and build an even brighter future for River Ridge,

NFT Art: The Roles They Play in the Art World

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Small Business Administration

Small Business Administration

Small Business Administration : There are many small business Opportunity right under your nose. But you have to look at the world around you with fresh eyes and listen with newly tuned ears. New local ordinances may help you come up with an unheard of business. Where others see trouble, look for opportunity to start a new service or to make an innovation in an old business model.

A small business opportunity may be waiting in the talent of your hands. Do you garden, fix your car, or do bead work? Whatever you know how to do there’s a market …