Governor Granholm Appoints Three to MEDC Board and Executive Committee: Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm announced the following appointments to the Michigan Economic Development Corp. board and the Michigan Economic Development Corp. executive committee: Dana Debel of Ann Arbor, director of state and local government affairs for Delta Air Lines, was appointed to the MEDC board for a term expiring at the pleasure of the governor. She also is appointed to the MEDC executive committee to represent the general public for a term expiring April 5, 2015. She succeeds Peter S. Walters, who resigned. Ann Marie Sastry of Ann Arbor, CEO and president of Sakti3, was appointed to the MEDC board for a term expiring at the pleasure of the governor. She also is appointed to the MEDC executive committee to represent the general public for a term expiring April 5, 2018. Sastry succeeds Stanley Pruss, whose term has expired. Dayne Walling of Flint, mayor of the City of Flint, was appointed to the MEDC board for a term expiring at the pleasure of the governor. He also is appointed to the MEDC executive committee to represent public agencies for a term expiring April 5, 2012. Mayor Walling succeeds Steven Liedel, who resigned. The MEDC board authorizes and approves the MEDC annual audit and evaluates the performance of the MEDC. The MEDC executive committee oversees the corporation and the CEO of the corporation. These appointments are not subject to the advice and consent of the Michigan Senate.
C/D/H Hires Jason Hamilton Consultant: Jason Hamilton joined C/D/H’s Royal Oak office on Nov. 1 as a consultant. Hamilton brings with him 13 years of Microsoft Windows domain design and administration skills, network security and virtualization platform experience and over three years of experience in team leadership and management. Prior to his employment at C/D/H, Hamilton worked with small and medium sized business clients as a senior network engineer, project leader and project manager at an IT services company. There he managed onsite operations for dozens of large scale deployments and migrations and worked directly with clients to determine the best technical solutions for their needs, based on budget and time concerns. Hamilton is a VMware Certified Professional, Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer, Certified Sonicwall Systems Administrator and Cisco Certified Network Associate. Hamilton received his bachelor of science in biology from Hillsdale College. C/D/H is a technology consulting firm celebrating 20 years of service to clients across Michigan. The firm has offices in Royal Oak and Grand Rapids, from which it provides clients with consulting services in collaboration, infrastructure, access & identity management and project management. C/D/H is certified as a Microsoft Gold Infrastructure Partner, a VMware Enterprise Partner and also has earned top levels of certification with Novell, Citrix and Cisco Systems. For more information visit www.cdh.com.
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