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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Three Mountain States team members honored with '40 Under Forty' recognition

Eric Carroll, AVP/administrator at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital, and Teresa Hicks, corporate director of communications.Dr. Seth BrownJOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Three Mountain States team members were honored recently in the “40 Under Forty” issue of The Business Journal of Upper East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. This annual award celebrates 40 rising stars of the local business community (under 40 years old), based on their business success and their achievements as an active member of the community.

Mountain States recipients were:

  • Dr. Seth Brown, medical director of the emergency department at Niswonger Children’s Hospital
  • Eric Carroll, AVP/administrator at Unicoi County Memorial Hospital;
  • Teresa Hicks, corporate director of communications.

The awards were presented at the 25th annual 40 Under Forty gala in October at The Millennium Centre, and the Business Journal published the winners in its December issue. To see the short bios for all the 40 Under Forty honorees, including our Mountain States recipients, click here.

“This year’s honorees have, in their young careers, already shown not just drive, ambition and talent, but also a desire to bring their communities along as they grow their careers,” said Scott Robertson, editor of the Business Journal.

Mountain States served as a sponsor for the event, as did Wellmont Health System and several other organizations.

Congratulations to our three Mountain States honorees!