MMI Public Relations

Kids ‘R’ Kids Of Cary, Morrisville And RTP To Implement Hatch® TeachSmart® Learning System

Kids ‘R’ Kids of Cary, Morrisville and Research Triangle Park has partnered with Hatch® to install the TeachSmart® learning system in their preschool classrooms.

Vaco Raleigh Named Top Technical Staffing Company

Sid Mitchener, partner at Vaco Raleigh, LLC, an executive placement and consulting firm, has announced that the company has been recognized by Triangle Business Journal as one of the Triangle’s top technical staffing companies on the publication’s Technical Staffing Companies list.

The Dune Dogs Named Best Local Band By Metro Magazine

The Dune Dogs, which consists of area executives playing “country-fried swamp ‘n’ roll music,” has received the Standing Ovation 2010 MetroBravo! award in the category of Local Band.

St. Louis and Bollinger of Laser Spine Institute to Speak at Orthopedic Centers of Excellence

Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Jimmy St. Louis, MBA, PMP and senior vice president of corporate operations, and Dotty Bollinger, RN, JD, LHRM, CHC, CASC and senior vice president of medical operations, are speaking at the Orthopedic Centers of Excellence conference on Thursday, Sept. 30 and Friday Oct. 1 in Chicago.

Billie Redmond To Keynote Holly Springs Chamber’s 2010 Executive Women’s Luncheon

Coldwell Banker Commercial TradeMark Properties has announced that the firm’s CEO, Billie Redmond, will be the featured speaker at the Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce’s third annual Executive Women’s Luncheon on Wednesday, Sept. 15.

Laser Spine Institute CEO Recognized By Becker’s Review

Laser Spine Institute, the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, has been named as one of the “18 Orthopedic and Spine Practice CEOs & Administrators to Know” by Becker’s Orthopedic & Spine Review. Under Horne’s leadership, Laser Spine Institute has grown to seven facilities in four states since its launch in 2005.

Laser Spine Institute Names New Outside Regional Sales Specialist

Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, (http://www.laserspineinstitute.com) the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Melanie Towers has been hired as an outside regional sales specialist. Her responsibilities include educating key physicians about LSI, hosting lunch and dinner programs, running social and networking events and sponsoring community events.

Laser Spine Institute Tampa Senior Vice President Named To Business Buddies Board

Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Jimmy St. Louis, MBA, PMP and senior vice president of corporate operations, has been named the sponsorship and special events coordinator for Business Buddies.

Laser Spine Institute Scottsdale Promotes Lester Morales Jr.

Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Lester Morales Jr. has been promoted to executive director. In this position, Morales will develop the most effective ways to perform duties with superior patient service, market within the local community, supervise the management team, assist with customer service and ensure all facility operations are cost effective. With more than nine years of industry experience, Morales has a strong medical sales background and worked with Johnson & Johnson and AstraZeneca prior to joining Laser Spine Institute’s sales and marketing department in 2006.

Laser Spine Institute Hosts Business After Hours

Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute, the leader in minimally invasive spine surgery, has announced that Laser Spine Institute, along with the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce, will host “Business After Hours” at their office in Wayne, Pa.