PROMOTION: Denise Clark, a Toronto native, has been promoted to vice president of client and administrative services at FrazierHeiby, a Columbus-based strategic communications firm. Clark also exercised the option to become a minority shareholder and is now a director.
In her role as vice president, Clark will continue to oversee the firm's client account services and human resource functions. As a shareholder and director, Clark will expand her involvement in the overall management and direction of FrazierHeiby.
Clark has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Ohio State University and is past chair of the East Central District of the Public Relations Society of America.
SBA SEMINAR: The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Service Corps of Retired Executives will present "Encore Entrepreneur: Business After 50" Friday.
The SBA reports that more senior entrepreneurs are rising, given the statistics showing there are more than 76 million over age 50 and one in four between the ages of 44 and 70 are interested in starting a business or nonprofit venture during the next five to 10 years.
The free workshop will be held at the West Virginia State University Economic Development Center in Charleston from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.
The center is at 1506 Kanawha Blvd. W., Charleston. To register, visit www.sba.gov/wv or call (304) 720-1401.
OPEN HOUSE: H&R Block will host an open house event in Steubenville from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday.
The event will take place at both locations: 107 S. Hollywood Blvd. and 181 N. Fourth St.
"We're excited to host this open house and invite them to get to know more about H&R Block," said Angel Fellows, client service leader at H&R Block.
Those attending the open house will have an opportunity to talk with H&R Block tax professionals about their previous and current tax returns, as well as tax tips, tax law changes, tax planning and other financial issues.
For information about the H&R Block open house event, call (740) 283-2492.