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January 12, 2014

Business briefs, Jan. 12, 2014

Kim joins Ladd Dental Group

Dr. Young Eun Kim, D.D.S. of Carmel, Indiana has joined Ladd Dental Group of Kokomo. After being on maternity leave the past few months, Kim will make her way back to practicing alongside Dr. John Ladd.

Born and raised in eastern Idaho, Kim received her BS in Health Sciences from Boise State University then graduated from the Indiana University School of Dentistry where she obtained her D.D.S.

“Providing excellent patient-centered care is important to me and getting to know my patients and providing them with individualized care is how I will achieve that”, said Kim. Kim will primarily practice out of the Kokomo office and one day a week at one of the satellite offices.

“In pursuit of excellence in dental care we are more than excited to welcome Dr. Kim to the group and honored that she choose to work with us along with her husband”, said Dr. John Ladd. “In addition, she is a new mom who cares about her family, and that will be evident in the care she provides.”

Kim will join her husband, Dr. Au-Yeung, a periodontist at Ladd Dental. They welcomed their daughter last September. In her spare time, Kim enjoys snowboarding, cooking, photography, and spending time with her family.

For more information on Dr. Kim and Ladd Dental Group, visit www.laddden tal.com or call Ladd Dental at 765-455-0085.

Kokomo survives Marsh store cuts

Both of Kokomo’s Marsh supermarket stores survived Thursday morning’s announcement that the grocery chain will close eight stores by the end of the month, according to the Indianapolis Business Journal.

Three of the stores are the Indianapolis area, and the other locations are in Franklin, Lebanon, Muncie, and Franklin, Ohio.

“Customers have spoken and we are reacting to the realities of the markets and making difficult decisions to address the long-term health of the company,” Marsh officials said in a prepared statement. “This action is the first part of a three-year plan we are implementing this year to position Marsh Supermarkets for growth and profitability. Our strategy is to remodel, rebuild and re-banner our properties.”

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