NH Business Newsmakers: Bienvenue appointed director of institute
Joan Bienvenue, formerly chief scientist and program manager at Lockheed Martin, has been appointed director of the University of Virginia's Applied Research Institute. The institute, located north of Charlotte at the University of Virginia's Research Park, was created in 2011 to support applied research, education and training with a focus on homeland security, national intelligence and defense.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has appointed Seth Goodall of Richmond, Maine, as regional administrator for Region I, which encompasses Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Onyx Net Solutions of West Yarmouth, Mass., has purchased the assets of Web design and development company C Perry & Co. of Newton and Hampstead, according to New Hampshire Business Sales, a business brokerage firm in Pembroke.
LONDONDERRY — Dr. Hongsheng Liu recently joined Dr. Marilyn Steinert Lyons' endodontic practice.
Dr. Liu is originally from Beijing, China, where he received his initial dental education at Peking University School of Stomatology. He also completed a residency in pediatric dentistry and holds a master of oral biology from Peking. He practiced as a pediatric dentist in China from 2000 to 2005, and was both the leading clinical instructor and assistant professor for pre- and post-doctoral training in the University's Department of Pediatrics during that time.
Seven Bedford attorneys were selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America, which says it selects attorneys based on professional excellence.The attorneys named to Best Lawyers are recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 134 different practice areas. In this past year, Best Lawyers said it evaluated more than 131,000 lawyers around the world and collected more than 6 million voting results. The attorneys honored from Bedford include: Ruth Tolf Ansell and Christine S. Anderson of Ansell & Anderson; Colleen D. O'Connell, David E. Barradale, Pamela Newkirk and Maureen C. Dwyer of Barradale, O'Connell, Newkirk & Dwyer; and Martin Baroff.