11 Bravo Coffee Co., a St. Charles County veteran-owned mobile coffee service, now is available for catering and corporate bookings. 11 Bravo Coffee Company is a premium coffee service whose mobility provides customers versatility, flexibility and quality. To learn more, visit 11bravocoffeecompany.com/services.
Lauren Beckmann has been named vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer for Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital and Progress West Hospital. In this role, she will be responsible for leading the hospitals’ clinical operations and facilitating the design and implementation of the delivery of patient care at the two St. Charles County hospitals. Beckmann has more than 25 years of experience in various health care roles. Beckmann is a registered nurse and holds a master’s degree in management and leadership from Webster University, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Michigan State University and a Certificate in Health Care Informatics from Southern Illinois University.
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Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, announced that Lori Tainter, vice president of member services and new media coordinator for the Greater St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce, has been awarded a Regent Scholarship. Given to professionals across the country, Regent Scholarships recognize each recipient for their involvement in industry professional organizations, community service and their professional background.
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Franklin D. Shelton Jr. has joined Midwest BankCentre as a vice president and commercial lender. He will market the bank’s credit products to serve both low- to moderate-income customers and emerging market communities. He also will serve as credit administrator for the bank’s community and economic development loan portfolio and will partner with local organizations to build marketing and community service alliances. Shelton has 28 years of banking and finance experience. Shelton earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration with an accounting major from Indiana University and his master’s degree in business administration from Webster University.
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Dr. Ronald Margolis, CEO and founder of Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute, a multidisciplinary clinical organization with over 50 providers in the St. Louis region, has been named the Silver Key Award recipient of Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri for his contribution to mental health in Missouri. Since 2008, Margolis has led a technical team working with the Missouri Primary Care Association to help 35 primary care organizations with over 100 clinic sites to implement an integrated care model.
NETWORKING AND EVENTS
A Networking at the Rail event takes place from 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 18 at The Brass Rail, 4601 Hwy. K in O’Fallon. The event will feature The Sparrow’s Nest; a representative from the organization will make a brief informational presentation about the charity.
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The O’Fallon Chamber of Commerce & Industries hosts a Membership Luncheon from 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 19 at Trigg Banquet Center, 300 O’Fallon Plaza in O’Fallon. This program will feature the chamber’s annual awards. Advance registration [$20 before Dec. 15, $25 after] is requested. Contact Cathy Bounds at (636) 240-1818 for more information and to register.
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A Ladies Who Lunch networking event takes place from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 21 at The Rack House Kitchen Wine Whiskey, 5065 Hwy. N in Cottleville. Participants will learn a skill in an interactive environment that can be immediately put into action. Registration fee is $15, a portion of which will be donated to Toys for Tots. Contact Angel Magasano at (314) 954-0267 for more information.