Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

California: Alvarado Joins Fisher Phillips

Irvine, California – Steven Alvarado has joined Fisher Phillips, where he will focus his practice on employment litigation. He also has experience representing employers in OSHA proceedings regarding serious injuries and fatalities and has advised on OSHA compliance and enforcement. Source: Orange County Register/Fisher Phillips


Virginia: DiMaio Selected to Help Lead Barton Malow in Virginia as Project Director

Richmond, Virginia – Gil DiMaio is Barton Malow’s new Project Director in Virginia. Before arriving at Barton Malow, DiMaio spent 33 years at family-owned The Pike Company where he was last the Vice President of Business Development. After working on many industry firsts like a design-build project with Amtrak that modernized Penn Station in 1984, he’s excited to be part of Barton Malow’s innovative mindset. Source: PR Newswire/CISION/Barton Malow Company

Illinois: Becker Earns Governor’s Safety Award

Peoria, Illinois – Illinois Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti recently presented this year’s Governor’s Safety Award to Dan Becker, co-president of Becker Iron & Metal. For the past seven years at the Downstate Illinois Occupational Safety and Health Day Conference, the state has presented the award to a person who has made significant contributions to safety and health training or research that have had a lasting impact for workers. AdVantage News/ Iron & Metal


Massachusetts: Guardair Corp. Appoints Wysk Director of Global Supply Chain

Chicopee, Massachusetts – Guardair Corp., the largest U.S. manufacturer of OSHA-compliant safety air guns and pneumatic vacuums, has announced the hiring of Mark Wysk as the new director of Global Supply Chain. Wysk brings 30 years of industrial purchasing management experience, including international sourcing, tool-industry knowledge, and materials expertise. In his new role at Guardair, he will support manufacturing through innovative sourcing strategies and optimizing cost-saving opportunities in conjunction with annual operating plans. His focus will be on building and strengthening partnerships, providing true strategic relationships. Wysk was most recently the corporate director of Procurement at Simonds International. Prior to that, he held the position of senior manager of Global Sourcing for Lenox. He currently serves as president of the Institute for Supply Management of Western New England and has published articles in Supply Chain World and Cutting Tool Engineering. Source: BusinessWest/Guardair Corporation

Iowa: Hanscom Earns OSHA Instructor Certification

Sioux City, Iowa – AJ Hanscom, one of IBC’s most recent hires as a risk manager, recently passed the OSHA 501 course and is now an Authorized OSHA Outreach Instructor. IBC hired Hanscom to meet the needs of ITS growing client base that may need risk management and safety training for their employees. IBC offers a wide range of services for business owners including: personal, group, and business/commercial insurance products and services, and also has a preventive health program with staff who assist businesses to improve the health and well-being of their employees. Source: Sioux City Journal

Florida: Anthony Tilton Named General Counsel, Tile Roofing Institute

Tallahassee, Florida – Anthony Tilton of Cotney Construction Law, LLP was recently named General Counsel of the Tile Roofing Institute. Tilton will provide key legal guidance on corporate structure & bylaws, board of director, operations, regulatory compliance, and governance policies. Tilton specializes in all aspects of construction law, and works primarily on matters relating to OSHA and licensing defense, specifically litigation and the appeals process for citations involving catastrophic construction or industry related accidents. Tilton also manages and develops safety and health strategies for construction contractors and industrial facilities across the United States. Source: PRWeb/CISION