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Kim Shepherd Southern California nonprofit Working Wardrobes has announced its 2013 Board of Directors to lead the organization’s outreach efforts this year and support its mission to help men, women, veterans and young adults overcome life’s challenges, build confidence and re-enter the workforce. Working Wardrobes board members have appointed Kim Shepherd, CEO, Decision Toolbox as its new board chair. At the same time, the organization welcomes Ann Cairns, Director of Business Development, Cox Communications, Harry Humphries, CEO of GSGI, Inc. and Ken Cherry, President, Southern California Division for UPS, as its newest members. As CEO of Decision Toolbox, a recruitment outsourcing company based in Irvine, Shepherd will use her innovative business approach and management philosophies to spearhead this year’s board efforts as the new chair. Shepherd is a nationally recognized HR thought-leader and a regular speaker at national and regional events on the topics of recruitment best practices, recruitment process outsourcing and the “virtual” business. Working Wardrobes and its board help guide year-round endeavors and initiatives, including corporate and individual outreach and partnerships, the Smart Women giving collective and other signature business and fund development opportunities. About Working Wardrobes Working Wardrobes, an independent nonprofit organization, empowers men, women, veterans and young adults who are overcoming life’s challenges to transform themselves and confidently enter the workforce, by providing career development, job placement assistance, wardrobe and grooming services provided in an environment of dignity and respect. Since 1991, Working Wardrobes has served nearly 60,000 adults emerging from a wide spectrum of backgrounds, including welfare-to-work, alcohol and substance abuse, domestic violence, transitional homelessness, catastrophic illness and traumatic financial losses.
January 28, 2013

 
Jennifer Keller Jennifer Keller has again been named to the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal's list of "The Top 100 Lawyers in California." This is Keller's seventh appearance on the list. There are over... Read More
September 12, 2014
Sheila Ashrafi HMWC CPAs & Business Advisors is pleased to announce that Sheila Ashrafi, CPA, MSA has been promoted to Partner at the firm. HMWC is one of Orange County’s top 15 accounting firms and the largest in ... Read More
September 12, 2014
Jana Pesek Full-service branding and PR agency, Idea Hall, is adding Jana Pesek to its growing team. As a senior art director, Pesek will provide art direction to graphic designers and account teams, and offer i... Read More
September 08, 2014
Kristen Adams Full-service branding and PR agency, Idea Hall, is hiring Kristen Adams as production artist/graphic designer. In her new role, Adams will support the design studio's designers and ensure quality in f... Read More
September 08, 2014
Korina Kannedy Full-service branding and PR agency, Idea Hall, is expanding its creative team by adding Korina Kannedy. As design studio manager, Kannedy will manage the studio team members and creative quality. Kan... Read More
September 08, 2014
Carlos Martinez Carlos Martinez has joined Haskell & White, the Irvine-based CPA and business consulting firm, as its new Audit Manager. Carlos will be based in the firm's San Diego office, where he will bolster the ... Read More
August 26, 2014
Thomas Brockington Thomas G. Brockington of Rutan & Tucker, LLP, Orange County’s largest full-service law firm, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America® 2015, which is the most respec... Read More
August 26, 2014
Randall Babbush Randall M. Babbush of Rutan & Tucker, LLP, Orange County’s largest full-service law firm, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America® 2015, which is one of the most re... Read More
August 26, 2014
Scott Hay Scott W. Hay has been hired as vice president for Bellwether Enterprise Real Estate Capital, LLC (Bellwether Enterprise), the commercial and multifamily mortgage banking subsidiary of Enterprise Commu... Read More
August 26, 2014
Robert McDougall Evangelical Christian Credit Union (ECCU) appointed Robert McDougall as Retail Banking Executive. As an executive for retail banking, McDougall will take the lead for the retail consumer products and ... Read More
August 22, 2014
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