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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 8, 2014

 

 

Governor Rick Scott Appoints Twelve

to Cape Canaveral Hospital District, Brevard County

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today,Governor Rick Scott announced nine appointments and three reappointments to the Cape Canaveral Hospital District, Brevard County.

Carl Coddington, of Cocoa Beach, is an agent emeritus with Prudential Insurance. He succeeds Charles Ragland and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

John Gautreaux, of Cocoa Beach, is the president of Gautreaux Consultants. He succeeds Rhonda Lee and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

Eusef “Ben” Malik, of Cocoa Beach, is the vice president of the Florida Bank of Commerce. He succeeds Joseph Von Thron and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

Donald Niemann Jr., of Cocoa Beach, is the director of merchandise buying for Ron Jon Surf Shop. He succeeds John Kabboord and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

Walter Rose, of Cocoa Beach, is a retired attorney. He succeeds Monica Teran and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

Harold Sheffield, of Cocoa Beach, is the unit manager of oversight and assessment and the United Kingdom Liaison of L3 Interstate Electronics Corp. He succeeds Ronald Bray and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

Gregory Simmons, of Cocoa Beach, is a Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Health First. He succeeds David Ross and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

Jane Vester, of Cocoa Beach, is the owner of Space Coast Dine Around & More. She succeeds Barbara Schenck and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

Scott Widerman, of Cocoa Beach, is an attorney with Widerman Malek, PL. He succeeds Elena Flom and is appointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2017.

John Anderson, of Cocoa Beach, is a retired certified nurse anesthetist and advanced registered nurse practitioner. He is reappointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

Russell Fischer, of Cocoa Beach, is the owner of Rusty’s Seafood & Oyster Bar. He is reappointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

Judith George, of Cocoa Beach, is a retired nurse. She is reappointed for a term beginning September 8, 2014, and ending August 19, 2015.

On Friday March 6, 2014, Brevard PALS held their annual wine tasting event. PALS is an organization in Brevard County that “Provides Autism Links and Supports” and is associated with the University of Central Florida. The event was hosted by Mark and Aileen Malek, who are pictured above along with Widerman Malek, PL Paralegal Michelle Crees and Dayne Barrow. The event was a resounding success and provided attendees with great information on the advances that Brevard PALS has made and how their services touch the lives of those affected by Autism. Please visit our community page to help support Brevard PALS as well as many of the other organizations that Widerman Malek, PL supports.

Aaron Thalwitzer, a Partner at Widerman Malek, PL, was named a finalist for the 2015 LEAD Brevard 4 Under 40 Leadership Award. Aaron was honored to be chosen from among a number of worthy nominees in recognition of his community involvement, professional dedication, and strong leadership in the Brevard County area. Aaron continues the firm’s tradition of community involvement, as he is the second Widerman Malek, PL attorney to be nominated as a finalist for this award in the past five years, following the firm’s Managing Partner, Mark Malek, who was honored with the 4 Under 40 Award in 2011.

Attorney Aaron Thalwitzer practices commercial litigation and business law in Brevard County and throughout the State of Florida.

Widerman Malek, PL Attorneys Dan Pierron and Mark Malek attended the 2015 Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM) Annual Meeting held in New Orleans from February 22 to February 25. AUTM is a network of professionals that generate innovations, license and develop innovations, and provide various services to organizations to help monetize those innovations. The annual meeting provided Dan and Mark opportunities to learn more about the various ways that Universities can monetize their innovations. The AUTM staff is thanked for putting on such a great event.

Mark Malek and Dan Pierron had the opportunity to meet with Tatsuya Sawada of Sugimura Intellectual Property Services during the IP Practice in Japan session of the AIPLA mid-winter conference.  Mr. Sawada is the Managing Partner of the Palo Alto office of SugimuraSugimura is a patent and trademark law firm based in Tokyo Japan.  Under the leadership of Mr. Sugimura, the firm has expanded their presence into the United States.  The president of the firm, Mr. Sugimura, as well as Ms. Baba hosted Mr. Malek in Tokyo in November 2014 during his tour of the Japanese Patent Office and meetings with Japanese patent clients that the firm services in the United States.  Widerman Malek looks forward to a fruitful relationship with Sugimura IP Services.