Association names new president
Nate Webb is the new president of the Oklahoma Credit Union Association — a subsidiary of the Cornerstone Credit Union League. Webb succeeds Gary Jones, who retired March 31. From January 2007 to February 2011, Webb was chief of staff in the office of then Congresswoman Mary Fallin. Prior to that, Webb was Fallin’s chief when she served as Oklahoma lieutenant governor.
Groups unite for business forum
LAWTON —Oklahoma Bid Assistance Network, the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce and Great Plains, Red River, Western and Southwest Technology Centers are teaming up to provide local business owners with a seminar to teach them how to do business with federal agencies and prime contractors. The Southwest Oklahoma Procurement Seminar will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 29 at the Worley Seminar Center, Building 300 on the campus of Great Plains Technology Center, 4500 West Lee Blvd. Federal agencies and government contractors will meet with seminar participants, and participants may bring business cards and capability statements to the seminar. The seminar costs $15 and reservations must be received by April 24. To register, call the Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce at (580) 355-3541.
LSB adds development official
Mark T. Behrman has been named to the newly created position of senior vice president of corporate development for Oklahoma City-based chemical manufacturer LSB Industries Inc. Behrman will develop and execute LSB’s investor relations strategy, including investor outreach and marketing efforts, the company said. Behrman has more than 25 years of investment banking experience, primarily in the industrial and business services sectors. Most recently, he served as a managing director at Sterne Agee & Leach Inc., leading the firm’s industrial, transportation, and energy practices.
From Staff Reports