Business Notes: July 4, 2021

The Gazette’s Business Notes is a compendium of the week’s promotions, new hires, certifications, added business lines and business events, among other items, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and the rest of the Corridor.

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New hires

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance hired Caleb Woods as a communications specialist, Erin Foley as a programs specialist and Christine Brewer as a receptionist.

Melanie Cassell has joined Mercy Cardiology Clinic as a nurse practitioner.

Paige Hektoen now is with the health care team at Mercy Family Counseling in Cedar Rapids.


Brandon Pratt, owner of seven Corridor Pizza…

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