People in the news: Mervyn Watkins, Kathy Schuerman
Mervyn Watkins, the founder of Convaid, has been named one of the 15 Most Influential Business Leaders in Torrance, Calif., by the Torrance Chamber of Commerce. He was recognized for his commitment and leadership in support of growing the local economy. Watkins served as Convaid’s CEO until 2008 and maintains an active role on the company’s board of directors…Ottobock has promoted Kathy Schuerman to vice president of finance for North America. She joined the company in 2006 as controller and has been serving as executive director of finance since 2012.