Raleigh, NC, October 10, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Lori K. Lee, executive director of Me Fine Foundation, Inc. (www.mefinefoundation.org), has announced that Josh Swindell, managing broker for the Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston Kildaire office, has been named president of the board of advisors for the organization. As president, Swindell will oversee the board’s efforts to provide professional guidance and community support to the organization.
Me Fine Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to parents and caregivers sacrificing their livelihoods in order to provide their children with state-of-the-art, or even last-chance medical treatment at Duke and UNC Children’s Hospitals. For more information, call (919) 202-0086 or visit www.mefinefoundation.org.
“We are pleased to name Josh president of the organization’s board of advisors,” said Lisa Valentino, director of development for the Me Fine Foundation. “Josh has been a tremendous asset to Me Fine for more than a year as a member of our board of advisors and has proven himself valuable in gaining community support and the resources necessary to assist families in need.”
About Me Fine Foundation, Inc.:
Me Fine Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing financial assistance to parents and caregivers sacrificing their livelihoods in order to provide their children with state-of-the-art, or even last-chance medical treatment at Duke and UNC Children’s Hospitals. Me Fine Foundation is committed to ensuring families with children facing a devastating medical crisis are able to receive financial assistance to sustain the loss of income from the dramatic lifestyle changes they face during the treatment process. For more information, please call (919) 202-0086 or visit www.mefinefoundation.org.
About Josh Swindell
Josh Swindell, a native of eastern North Carolina, grew up on the shores of the Pamlico Sound. An inherent strong business sense led Josh to the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University in the mountains of North Carolina. Majoring in real estate and urban analysis provided a strong background in finance and business ethic. Immediately after college Josh completed a thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine. The eternal search for education brought him to the hub of the state for a career in real estate.
About Coldwell Banker Howard Perry And Walston:
Howard Perry, an established builder, and Don Walston, a real estate entrepreneur, formed Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston in 1972. Today the company has more than 800 real estate professionals, 13 sales offices, the area’s premier new homes division, a mortgage company, insurance services division, title company, an award-winning relocation division, a growing concierge home services division, the area’s No. 1 real estate school, and one of the state’s top real estate Web sites. The company has become one of the largest full-service residential real estate company in the Triangle and one of the leading realty firms in the nation, with more than 11,000 transactions a year and almost $2.5 billion in sales. In 2006 and 2007, Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston was recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing private companies in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal. In 2007 they were named the #1 Best Place to Work in the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal and named the #1 Coldwell Banker Company in North Carolina. In 2008, the firm received the National Coldwell Banker Golden Hammer Centennial Award for their commitment and work with Habitat for Humanity. For more information about Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston visit their Web site at www.hpw.com.
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