WHR Global Announces New President, Chris Lagerman

WHR also Promotes Tenured Employees to Director of Global Operations and Client Services Manager MILWAUKEE, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHR Global, Inc. (WHR), a leader in the global employee relocation industry, announced that Chris Lagerman will be its new President, effective immediately. This promotion reflects Chris’ dedication to WHR and the global mobility industry. Over […]

WHR also Promotes Tenured Employees to Director of Global Operations and Client Services Manager

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHR Global, Inc. (WHR), a leader in the global employee relocation industry, announced that Chris Lagerman will be its new President, effective immediately. This promotion reflects Chris’ dedication to WHR and the global mobility industry. Over his 20-year tenure at WHR, Chris previously served as a Relocation Counselor, Client Services Manager and most recently, as Director of Global Operations (DO).

As DO, Chris guided a team of Client Services Managers throughout WHR’s offices in the US, Switzerland and Singapore. WHR helps some of the largest global organizations and has relocated tens of thousands of employees to over 100 countries worldwide. WHR specializes in providing each expatriate with a dedicated relocation team, white-glove service and 24/7 availability for their entire relocation journey. As a testament to Chris’ DO success, WHR only lost one corporate client in its 27-year history, which is a direct result of Chris’ passion for best-in-class service.

WHR CEO Roger Thrun believes Chris will continue to drive the success of WHR’s services and technology. “Chris has been instrumental to our growth in the last 20 years and will continue the velocity of our global expansion. I am very proud that he is part of WHR,” said Thrun.

“I’m honored and grateful for this opportunity and I look forward to driving WHR’s further growth,” said Lagerman.

Effective immediately, WHR also announced that Heather Hess has been promoted to Director of Global Operations, leading all Client Services Managers in the US, Switzerland and Singapore. WHR also announced that Peter Janotta has been promoted to Client Services Manager, effective immediately. Heather and Peter have been at WHR for 14 years each, embodying WHR’s service-oriented approach to global mobility and successfully managing relocation programs for Fortune 500 companies.

About WHR Global
WHR Global (WHR) is a private, client-driven global relocation management company distinguished by its best-in-class service delivery and cutting-edge, proprietary technology. WHR has offices in the US, Switzerland and Singapore. With its 100% client retention rate for the past decade, WHR continues to position itself as the trusted leader in global employee relocation. WHR lives by its vision of Advancing Lives Forward®.

To learn more about WHR, visit https://www.whrg.com, or follow on LinkedInTwitter and Facebook.

Media Contact: Mindy Stroiman, Corporate Writer
Mindy.Stroiman@whrg.com
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BreakThru recognized as one of Best Places to Work in Pakistan for 2022

KARACHI, PAKISTAN – Media OutReach – 16 August 2022 – BreakThru, a leading technology and services company offering cutting edge messaging and AI products and services to online advertisers, has been recently awarded the Best Place to Work certification for 2022. During the company assessment, 86% of employees recommended the organization illustrating the company’s focus on creating a stand-out […]

KARACHI, PAKISTAN – Media OutReach – 16 August 2022 – BreakThru, a leading technology and services company offering cutting edge messaging and AI products and services to online advertisers, has been recently awarded the Best Place to Work certification for 2022. During the company assessment, 86% of employees recommended the organization illustrating the company’s focus on creating a stand-out employee experience where everyone can do their best work.

The certification was based on anonymous ratings provided by employees and an HR Assessment evaluating the company’s people practices. Close to twenty workplace culture categories were measured, from work-life balance, leadership, and professional development opportunities to compensation, and perks and benefits.

“BreakThru is excited to announce that we are now a Best Place to Work Certified company“ said Ashhad Syed CEO of the organization. He added “This achievement is a result of our continued commitment to building a healthy workplace culture that is transparent, fair, and where all employees feel respected and heard. At Breakthru we believe that if we take care of our employees then our employees will take care of our customers. We are proud of our employees and are committed to their personal and professional growth.

Best Places to Work is the most definitive ‘Employer of Choice’ certification that organizations aspire to achieve. Our Best Places to Work Assessment model is built on over 30 years of research in workplace excellence along with the best practices collected annually from over 5000 certified companies worldwide.

Every year, the program partners with many organizations in Pakistan, across different industries, to help them measure, benchmark, improve their HR practices and have access to the tools and expertise they need to deliver effective and sustainable change in their organizations.

For more information about the program, please visit http://www.bestplacestoworkfor.org

Contacts : Maria Mercedes | maria@bestplacestoworkfor.org | +44 208 895 6562

Cody Patrick Named OEM Direct Sales Manager for Nikkiso Clean Energy and Industrial Gases Group

TEMECULA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nikkiso Cryogenic Industries’ Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group (“Group”), a part of the Nikkiso Co., Ltd (Japan) group of companies, is pleased to announce that Cody Patrick has been named OEM Direct Sales Manager for Nikkiso ACD, a part of the Cryogenic Pumps unit of Nikkiso’s […]

TEMECULA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nikkiso Cryogenic Industries’ Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group (“Group”), a part of the Nikkiso Co., Ltd (Japan) group of companies, is pleased to announce that Cody Patrick has been named OEM Direct Sales Manager for Nikkiso ACD, a part of the Cryogenic Pumps unit of Nikkiso’s Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group.

Cody is a graduate of Texas A&M College of Engineering’s Industrial Distribution program. The combination of his education and experience with Cryogenic pumps for the industrial gases market, make him well suited to assist with growing the U.S. market. He will manage and develop business strategies and opportunities as well as assist with the development of training and educational programs for the Group’s clients. Cody will be based in Houston and report to Ian Guthrie, Business Line Manager for the Group’s Cryogenic Pumps unit.

“Given Cody’s enthusiasm and understanding of the cryogenic pumps market we are excited to have him join the Group,” according to Daryl Lamy, President and CEO of the Group’s Pump Unit. “We’re looking forward to his support in further developing the opportunities in this market.”

With this addition, Nikkiso continues their commitment to be both a global and local presence for their customers.

ABOUT CRYOGENIC INDUSTRIES
Cryogenic Industries, Inc. (now a member of Nikkiso Co., Ltd.) member companies manufacture and service engineered cryogenic gas processing equipment (pumps, turboexpanders, heat exchangers, etc.), and process plants for Industrial Gases, Natural gas Liquefaction (LNG), Hydrogen Liquefaction (LH2) and Organic Rankine Cycle for Waste Heat Recovery. Founded over 50 years ago, Cryogenic Industries is the parent company of ACD, Nikkiso Cryo, Nikkiso Integrated Cryogenic Solutions, Cosmodyne and Cryoquip and a commonly controlled group of approximately 20 operating entities.

For more information, please visit www.nikkisoCEIG.com and www.nikkiso.com.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Anna Quigley
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US stands with Pakistan recovering from devastation caused by severe flooding: Envoy

The US Envoy to Pakistan Donald Blome has said his country stands with the communities in Pakistan recovering from the devastation caused by severe flooding.In a series of Tweets this morning, he said that this disaster has resulted in a catastrophic l…

The US Envoy to Pakistan Donald Blome has said his country stands with the communities in Pakistan recovering from the devastation caused by severe flooding.

In a series of Tweets this morning, he said that this disaster has resulted in a catastrophic loss of life, with many losing their loved ones, their livelihoods and their homes.

Donald Blome said we will work closely in coordination with partners on the ground to support these crucial humanitarian assistance efforts.

Ambassador Donald Blome announced a humanitarian assistance and said that United States Agency for International Development will provide 100,000 US Dollars to the affected people. He said this assistance will help purchase urgent supplies to save lives and reduce sufferings among the most affected communities.

Source: Radio Pakistan

PM directs to form eight working groups to resolve issues of agriculture sector

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed to form eight working groups to address the problems of agriculture sector and increase its efficiency.Chairing a meeting of Agriculture Task Force in Islamabad, he also directed to establish working groups on…

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has directed to form eight working groups to address the problems of agriculture sector and increase its efficiency.

Chairing a meeting of Agriculture Task Force in Islamabad, he also directed to establish working groups on edible oil, wheat, cotton, agricultural financing, harvesters and mechanization, rehabilitation of agricultural research institutes, climate smart agriculture and water management.

The Prime Minister said agriculture is the backbone of our economy; therefore it is among top priorities of the government.

He said the government is paying special attention to research and development in the field of agriculture and directed to recruit human resource on merit in research institutions.

The Prime Minister also directed to take immediate steps to ensure provision of easy loans to the farmers.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Refund of over Rs5b to Hajj pilgrims begins from Wednesday: Shakoor

The government will return one hundred and fifty thousand rupees to each pilgrim as Hajj subsidy announced during the pre-Hajj operation.This was stated by Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Mufti Abdul Shakoor while addressing a pre…

The government will return one hundred and fifty thousand rupees to each pilgrim as Hajj subsidy announced during the pre-Hajj operation.

This was stated by Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Mufti Abdul Shakoor while addressing a press conference in Islamabad.

He said the process of disbursement of the Hajj subsidy will start from Wednesday and continue till end of this month.

The Minister said a total over 5.107 billion rupees will be distributed among more than thirty four thousand pilgrims.

Source: Radio Pakistan

Ahsan Iqbal assures to extend maximum facilitation to businesses

Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has assured to extend maximum facilitation to the businesses to bolster investments and exports.Addressing a conference regarding economy in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said the future of this country is l…

Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal has assured to extend maximum facilitation to the businesses to bolster investments and exports.

Addressing a conference regarding economy in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said the future of this country is linked with exports. He stressed that an export led growth is pivotal to take the country forward on the path of development.

The Minister for Planning said we will have to develop products and services keeping in view the demand of international market. He said the chambers of commerce and industries should establish special centers with the objective to enhance exports.

Ahsan Iqbal said political stability and continuity of policies is a must to take forward the development agenda.

Alluding to the difficult situation the coalition government assumed power, the Minister for Planning said the economy has now been put on the stable path by taking difficult decisions and putting at stake the political capital.

Source: Radio Pakistan

No additional tax imposed on petroleum prices: Miftah

Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said the economy is improving and the government’s next target is to control inflation.Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said the rupee has continuously been appreciating since the 1st of this m…

Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said the economy is improving and the government's next target is to control inflation.

Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said the rupee has continuously been appreciating since the 1st of this month due to curbs imposed on imports of non-essential items.

The Finance Minister said the present government has averted default by taking difficult political decisions and a beginning has been made to put the economy on sound footing.

Criticizing the economic policies of PTI government, the Finance Minister said they left behind 10.3 billion dollars in foreign reserves and we have to return loan of twenty-one billion dollars during the current fiscal year.

The Finance Minister said prices of petroleum products are determined by OGRA as per a laid down mechanism. He said no additional tax has been imposed on the petroleum prices. He pointed out that price of petrol in India is 303 rupees per liter while in Bangladesh it is being sold at 308 rupees.

Miftah Ismail said that a new letter of intent sent by the IMF will be signed by him today. He was confident that disbursements to Pakistan will start following the IMF's board meeting by the end of this month.

Responding to a question, the Finance Minister said that twenty-seven billion rupees in taxes will be collected from the traders during the current fiscal year.

Source: Radio Pakistan