Business Briefs

Chally joins Town & Country Insurance staff

Megan Chally has joined the Town & Country Insurance staff in Webster City as the new receptionist and personal lines customer service representative.She is a Webster City High School graduate and has an AA from Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge. Chally was born and raised in ...

Brandt named to Top 1,200 advisors list

Jeffrey W. Brandt, a private wealth advisor with Ameriprise Financial in Webster City, has been named fourth on the list of "America's Top 1,200 Advisors: State-by-State" published by Barron's Magazine, a publication covering business and finance.The annual Barron's list recognizes the most ...

New employees join First State Bank staff

Two new employees have joined the staff of First State Bank in Webster City.Sara Cormaney has joined the staff as a Loan Operations Specialist. Cormaney is a 1989 graduate of Webster City High School and a 1993 graduate of the University of Northern Iowa. Prior to joining the First State Bank ...

Fox recognized by KHI Solutions for excellence

Jean Fox of Seamonds Insurance was recently recognized by KHI Solutions with the 2014 Grow Your Business Award. This award acknowledges the expertise and sales experience that Fox uses to find the right products to fit the individual needs of her clients.KHI presented this award to the top 10 ...

Finucan named to national list of top advisors

Timothy Finucan, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Webster City for the past 30 years, has been named to Barron's magazine's 2015 "America's Top 1,200 Financial Advisors, State by State," which recognizes the top 1,200 advisors in the country.Finucan ranked No. 5 in the state of Iowa, ...

Vantec receives certification from WBENC

Vantec Inc., a business specializing in, plastic injection molding and value-added services, received national certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Development Center - Chicago Certification Committee, a regional certifying partner of the Women's Business ...

Pruismanns honored by Thrivent Financial

BLAIRSBURG Marlin Pruismann, CFP, ChFC, CLU, FIC, RICP, a financial consultant, and Andrea Pruismann, CFP , CLTC, CCPS, a financial consultant, with the Heartland Group of Thrivent Financial, have qualified for the Pinnacle Council conference by providing outstanding financial guidance, ...

New CFO named at Hagie Manufacturing

CLARION - Hagie Mfg., an industry leading manufacturer of agricultural application equipment, today announced the appointment of Derek Stocking as Chief Financial Officer/CFO.With over a decade of experience in the banking industry, Stocking brings a wealth of financial expertise and applied ...

Webster City natives promoted at Hy-Vee

WEST DES MOINES - Webster City natives Rob Eslick and Craig Clasen have been promoted at Hy-Vee Inc.Eslick has been promoted to district vice president of Hy-Vee's southwest district. Eslick began his career with Hy-Vee in Webster City in 1981 before becoming store director of the Fairmont, ...

Hackbarth joins Webster City Auto Center as sales manager

Mike Hackbarth was recently hired as the sales manager of Webster City Auto Center.Hackbarth, of Eagle Grove, said he's worked in car sales since 2010. He joined the team at Webster City Auto Center on Jan. 5. Hackbarth said he's enjoyed his time at the business, located at 129 Second Street in ...

New management at Southfield apartments

Webster City resident, Nicole (Niki) Kumm began her duties as Southfield Independent & Assisted Living Apartment Manager January 5th. She had previously spent eleven years employed as dental hygienist at Dr. Smith's Dental Office in Webster City. Niki and her husband, Jim, have two ...

Dr. Michaela Stenger reopens private practice in Webster City

Dr. Michaela Stenger, LISW, has reopened her private practice in Webster City after a 20 year absence.Her office is located at 914 Willson Ave., Webster City, and shares space with Dr. Joseph Latella. She can be reached at 1-877-684-3445.Stenger's undergraduate degree and first Master's degree ...

Inspection finds zero deficiencies at Southfield

Aristotle once said, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit." That's why Southfield Wellness Community, owned by ABCM Corporation, is proud to announce the results of their state survey at the Independent and Assisted Living Apartments. They received what the ...

Jean Eells receives state award

Jean Eells of Hamilton County received the Division of Soil Conservation Award at the 68th Annual Iowa Soil and Water Conservation Districts Commissioners Conference at the Sheraton Hotel in West Des Moines.Eells has served as a Hamilton County Soil and Water Conservation District commissioner ...

Iowa Specialty Hospital named a top workplace

CLARION- Iowa Specialty Hospital has announced that it has been selected as one of Iowa's Top 100 Workplaces.The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and ...

Seneca Foundry selected as one of Iowa’s top workplaces

Seneca Foundry Inc. has announced that it has been selected as one of Iowa's Top Workplaces as a Workplace Achiever.The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback. The employee survey is conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health ...

Southfield earns five-star ranking

For the first time in Southfield Wellness Community history, the Webster City care center owned and operated by ABCM Corporation, has achieved the coveted Five Star National Nursing Home Ranking. Every care center in the United States is evaluated by the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid ...

WC pharmacist to be featured in State Fair booth

Life-size photographs of recent University of Iowa graduates who are living and working in Iowa communities will grace the walls of the UI's exhibit at the Iowa State Fair Aug. 7 to 17 in Des Moines.The photos, taken by UI photographer Bill Adams, are part of the UI's "University for IOWA" ...

Stenger provides services to children, adults at YSS

Dr. Michaela Stenger, an independently licensed clinical social worker with a PsyD in Clinical Psychology, is providing mental health assessments and therapy for children, individuals, couples and families in the Ames and Webster City Offices.Stenger also provides clinical supervision to ...