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Brawner Appointed President and CEO of Sysco Food Services of Columbia, LLC
HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, announced today that Michael K. Brawner has been named president and chief executive officer of Sysco Food Services of Columbia, LLC, a SYSCO broadline distribution subsidiary located in Columbia, South Carolina. Mr. Brawner currently is executive vice president for that company and will assume his new role effective January 1, 2007.
Bruce H. Matthews Named President and CEO of Sysco Food Services of Charlotte
HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY), North America's largest foodservice marketer and distributor, announced today that Bruce H. Matthews has been named president and chief executive officer of Sysco Food Services of Charlotte. Mr. Matthews, currently president and chief executive officer at SYSCO's Columbia, South Carolina operation, will assume his new position on January 1, 2007.
US Family Health Plan
Health Plan for Local Military Families Ranks Among America's Best
SEATTLE, Dec. 11, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A national health plan tailored for military families and offered in the Puget Sound area is winning rave reviews from its more than 11,000 local members as one of the highest-ranked health plans in America. US Family Health Plan, sponsored by the Department of Defense and celebrating 25 years of serving uniformed services personnel, delivers care in King and Snohomish counties through the Pacific Medical Centers to dependents of active-duty service men and women, activated reservists and National Guard members, and military retirees and their eligible family members.
Stubblefield Announces Planned Retirement From SYSCO Corporation
HOUSTON, Dec. 11, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced that John K. Stubblefield, Jr., the company's executive vice president of finance and chief financial officer, has announced his planned retirement, effective July 1, 2007. SYSCO also announced that William J. DeLaney has been named senior vice president, financial reporting, effective January 1, 2007, and that following Mr. Stubblefield's retirement and pending final Board approval, Mr. DeLaney will assume the position of executive vice president and CFO on July 1, 2007.
The American Passion -- New Book Reveals What Happened When Jesus Returned
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- In the late twentieth century, Jesus came to America. What did he say? What did he do? Why was there a cover-up of his activities? At long last, the hidden documents have been released and are revealed by Jarvis R. Ami in his new explosive and inspirational book, THE AMERICAN PASSION.