As they become available, Prairie Business highlights the region's new hires and promotions. This week's spotlight includes the following:
Moore Holding Company names new CEO
WEST FARGO, N.D. • Shane Waslaski was recently named chief executive officer of Moore Holding Co. by its board of directors. He has been a Moore Holding Co. board member since December 2019.
Jeffry Volk, the current CEO, will transition to executive chairman of the board upon Waslaski becoming CEO.
Waslaski previously was vice president and general manager at Infor, following the acquisition of Intelligent InSites, where he was president, CEO and a board member. Prior to Infor and Intelligent InSites, he was the president of Varistar, a division of Otter Tail Corporation. He currently serves as a board member for Dakota Supply Group and the NDSU Research and Technology Park.
Kevin Bucholz has served as Moore Engineering, Inc. president since 2018, and will continue in that role when Waslaski becomes CEO.
Waslaski takes over as CEO on Sept. 1. He has a bachelor’s degree from NDSU, with continuing education in strategy from Harvard Business School. He and his wife, Jill, have three children and reside in the Oakport neighborhood north of Moorhead, Minn.
Essentia Health welcomes three new doctors
FARGO, N.D. • Dr. Dhilhan Marasinghe is now seeing pediatric patients at Essentia Health-South University Clinic in Fargo.
Originally from Grand Forks, N.D., Marasinghe is excited to be back in North Dakota to practice medicine.
He received his medical education at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Grand Forks, and is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Essentia also has welcomed Brian Grondahl, DO, who is now seeing patients at the 32nd Avenue Clinic.
Dr. Grondahl specializes in interventional cardiology which involves placing devices such as stents and balloons into the vascular system.
He received his medical education at A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Mo., and is certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Dr. Saeed Hamidi, who specializes in neurology, also is now seeing patients at the 32nd Avenue Clinic in Fargo.
Dr. Hamidi earned his medical degree at Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, Iran. He then finished his post graduate training in adult neurology at Saint Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Dr. Hamidi is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology.