Business briefs: Woodland Terrace names new marketing director



EW PALESTINE — Jeff Corey has joined Woodland Terrace of New Palestine as the senior living community’s new marketing director.

When not in the community, Corey and his wife, Amy, enjoy spending time with their son, Jeff Jr., traveling, and experiencing the outdoors. He and Amy are also passionate about their volunteer work with Agape Therapeutic Riding Services in Cicero.

Wireless retailer recognized nationally

CARMEL — TCC, a Carmel-based Verizon authorized wireless retailer with a location in Greenfield, recently received two national awards.

Chief operating officer Jay Sichting received a Bronze Stevie Award in the Achievement in Management, Telecommunications category in the 2021 American Business Awards. TCC’s parent company, Round Room, has also been recognized with a silver ranking in the 2021 LearningElite Awards Program for its outstanding learning and development.

All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit nominations for the American Business Awards — public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small.

Sichting’s Stevie recognition stems from his commitment to TCC’s growth throughout his more than 20-year tenure and his determination to keep TCC customers and employees safe throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. He oversaw safety supply distribution to all store locations, organized touchless experience software and in-store social distancing measures, and managed communication to storefronts about changing state guidelines.

Indy Women in Tech welcomes director

INDIANAPOLIS — Indy Women in Tech has selected Melissa Jacobs to serve as its new executive director.

Jacobs previously served as senior vice president of sponsorships and corporate communication for Group1001.

A news release states she has spent her career ensuring organizations effectively leverage their awareness through storytelling, strategic activation, community-based collaborative partnerships and integrated marketing.

Jacobs joins the team as IWiT prepares to host two signature events and celebrate its fifth anniversary on Nov. 3.