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TBED People and Orgs

March 06, 2013

President Obama nominated Ernest Moniz as the next secretary of Energy, Gina McCarthy as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, and Sylvia Mathews Burwell as director of the Office of Management and Budget. The nominations require confirmation by the Senate.

Draper Triangle Ventures is opening a Columbus, OH, office. Will Indest, formerly of TechColumbus, has been named managing director.

Jim Stefansic has been named commercialization director of Launch Tennessee. The position previously was held by James Stover, who stepped down from his full-time role in 2011 but served as a consultant to LaunchTN in the interim.

Jasper Welch has been named president & CEO of the National Business Incubation Association.

Ohio, Tennesseepeople