Pictured at the Villages of Willowbrooke groundbreaking are (from left) Payne Family Homes Sales Manager Erin Whitehead, McKelvey Homes Assistant Judi Onesky, Heartland Bank Senior Vice President Jack Mannebach, Barry Simon (developer), JCCA President Lynn Wittels (CEO) , Heartland Bank President Dave Minton, JCCA staff member Matt Weaver (CFO), Payne Family Homes President Ken Kruse, St. Louis County COO Garry Earls, Consort Homes President Ken Stricker, St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, McKelvey Homes President Jim Brennan, Creve Coeur Fire District Chief Ken Black, McKelvey Homes Sales Manager Tim Knoche, Tim Martin, Chris Blomberg and Charlie Zeni of McKelvey Homes.
Consort, McKelvey and Payne Family Homes celebrated construction of the Villages of Willowbrooke, their new 148-home residential development in Creve Coeur, adjacent to the Jewish Community Center at Schuetz Road and Lindbergh Boulevard.
Meramec Valley Bank has welcomed David Webb, CPA, as president. Webb has a 35-year career in commercial banking, with expertise in business development and credit risk management. He holds a degree in business administration from Saint Louis University.
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The Missouri Department of Transportation has named Fay Fleming as its new director of Customer Relations. Fleming has more than 15 years of senior-level business experience. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Oklahoma and a master’s degree in marketing and media from Webster University.
AWARDS AND HONORS
The city of Chesterfield has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its 2013 comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR), presented by the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA). An Award of Financial Reporting Achievement also was presented to Chesterfield Finance Director Craig White.
EVENTS AND NETWORKING
The West County Chamber of Commerce introduces The Social Buzz Club in 2015. The group’s purpose is to help educate chamber members about creating and maintaining social media platforms, through continuing education and support and through sharing across social media. The Social Buzz Club holds its initial meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 13, from 2-3 p.m. at the chamber office, 15965 Manchester Road, Suite 102 in Ellisville. Members are welcome. For more information, call Deb Pinson at 230-9900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chesterfield Antique Mall has opened at 16635 Old Chesterfield Road, between Baxter and Wild Horse Creek roads. The mall features a large variety of unique antique, boutique and vintage furnishings and home accessories displayed by area vendors, along with jewelry, bath and body, and gift items. Hours of operation are Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The business can be reached at 778-0931.