Citizen Staff Reports 09/16/2014 Business
Goodwill and Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer are partnering for their inaugural professional clothing drive, a program called SUIT UP.
Through the program, Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer’s corporate headquarters at 11100 West Broad Street in Short Pump will be collecting gently-used business clothing for the next five weeks. An external dropbox is on location, and local residents are encouraged to make donations.
The partnership between Goodwill, which has helped people in Central Virginia with job-training, support and opportunities for more than 90 years, and Thalhimer, which has operated in the market for more than 100 years, was a natural fit, officials with both companies said.
Citizen Staff Reports 04/28/2013 Business
Henrico native and five-year survivor Lynn Kirk (pictured at right with husband and co-survivor Ron) has been named president of Susan G. Komen Central Virginia. The Affiliate is gearing up for the annual Race for the Cure fundraiser May 11, which is chaired by Henrico resident Jen Miller.
Last year’s efforts raised more than $535,000, which was granted to such local organizations as VCU Massey Cancer Center, Ellen Shaw de Paredes Breast Cancer Foundation, Bon Secours Richmond Health Care Foundation, CrossOver Ministry, Nueva Vida, and other groups for education, screenings and research for the prevention and cure of breast cancer.
Citizen Staff Reports 04/25/2013 Business
The Henrico Business Council of the Greater Richmond Chamber named Melissa Ball, owner of Ball Office Products, as the 2013 Henrico Community Leader of the Year Award. Ball was cited not only for her success in effectively building her own small business but also for giving back to her peers and for being a good corporate citizen. She will be honored at the Henrico Awards Celebration on May 8.
Photo by Patty Kruszewski/Henrico Citizen 04/25/2013 Business
Chuy’s, a Tex-Mex restaurant which opened April 9 in West Broad Village, held a total of four pre-opening benefits for Comfort Zone Camp. Comfort Zone CEO Lloyd Osgood (pictured at left) joined Chuy’s GM and local owner Ben Scarborough at the “Fully-Loaded Nacho Car” to celebrate at the last of the pre-opening events, a VIP Night held April 8. The Short Pump Chuy’s – Virginia’s first location of the Austin, Texas, chain – will continue to support CZC throughout the year in its mission to provide a place for grieving children to heal and grow.
Citizen Staff Reports 04/22/2013 Business
Brookland District Supervisor Dick Glover (second from right) helps officials from the board of the recently-christened Children’s Theatre of Virginia to tug the ribbon off the newly-installed sign on the space formerly occupied by Barksdale Theatre. The dedication of the theater, which is located at the Shops at Willow Lawn, was held April 10 in conjunction with the monthly community event Mommy and Me. The Children’s Theatre of Virginia was formed after the merger of Theatre IV and Barksdale Theatre in July and will stage at least six shows per season serving families and students.
Christopher J. Croft has joined Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer‘s Commercial Property Services team as a portfolio manager in their Richmond office. Croft will be overseeing a blended portfolio of office, retail and industrial properties. He received his bachelor of science degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Business and has worked in the property management field for the past six years. Formerly, he was a settlement processor for a large home builder/developer.
For the second consecutive year, Working Mother magazine has named Bon Secours Virginia Health System among 12 companies nationwide for supporting and advancing its hourly workers. Nearly 85% of Bon Secours Virginia’s 12,000 employees earn hourly wages. Bon Secours was cited for Work-Life Initiatives such as dependent care, wellness benefits including health care coverage, free health education, health screenings and fitness, and education development including tuition assistance and mentoring.
Virginia Home for Boys and Girls (VHBG) Teaching-Parents Denise Knight, Jeremy Eppihimer and Hillary Eppihimer have received their Teaching-Family Association (TFA) Certifications. Teaching-Parents at VHBG live in group homes with at-risk youth to create a family environment and to give the youth the opportunity to grow up in a safe, loving, nurturing household. TFA Certification indicates a high level of satisfaction with the quality of the Teaching-Parent’s services from their youth, community stakeholders and administration.
Citizen Staff Reports 04/04/2013 Business
Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer has announced that Travelers Insurance has leased 71,817 square feet of office space in Deep Run III, 9954 Mayland Dr. in Henrico County. The 348,174 square foot class A, six-story building was previously the headquarters facility for Circuit City.
With a 64,000 square foot floor plate, Travelers Insurance will occupy the top floor and a portion of the fourth floor.
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