Category: People

WSFS Financial Corporation, the parent company of WSFS Bank, today announced a new leadership team effective January 1, 2019. Mark A. Turner, the current president and CEO, will become the executive chairman of the board of directors. In this role, Turner will lead the board of directors along with Lead Independent Director Eleuthère I. du Pont…

Mark Kleinschmidt resigned as president/CEO of the New Castle Chamber of Commerce in November of 2017. Now he’s taking over the top spot at Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce in Maryland. The chamber announced the appointment on Tuesday, July 10. The release noted that “Mark brings great experience in government relations at the local, state…

The Delaware Community Foundation appointed three new members to its board of directors. The new members include Lynn Adam Kokjohn, Drew Fennell and Margie López Waite Fennell is the chief officer of strategic communication at Christiana Care Health System. She also served as chief of staff under former Delaware Gov. Jack Markell. Kokjohn started her career…

Atlantic City Electric on Tuesday announced Gary Stockbridge as the new region president. He will replace Vince Maione, who retired from the company in March. Stockbridge is currently the region president for Delmarva Power in Delaware and Maryland. He’s held that position for more than 12 years and will continue to serve the Delmarva region…

The New Castle County Chamber of Commerce earlier this month announced the winners of the David J. Freschman Entrepreneur of the Year Award and the Entrepreneurial Advocate of the Year Award. Here are the winners, with descriptions provided by NCC: David J. Freschman Entrepreneur of the Year Award –  Alisa Morkides, owner and founder, Brew…

Bob Chadwick, president of the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce, has appointed Dora Cheatham as director of the New Castle County Economic Development Council. Chadwick led the council for 11 years before becoming chamber president last month. Cheatham most recently managed the Emerging Enterprise Center, a business incubator within the chamber. “Dora has done…