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Business notes: 12/16

Business notes: 12/16

Colonial Williamsburg President Mitchell Reiss was named the U.K. commissioner to the new Independent Reporting Commission on Dec. 15, according to the Irish Times. The commission is in charge of tackling organized crime and paramilitarism in the United Kingdom. This position is considered to be part time.

"The Board of The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation approved and supports Mitchell's acceptance of this important, part-time diplomatic assignment. We believe that he will not only assist in securing the peace in Northern Ireland, but his role will also elevate the profile of the Foundation and its mission both domestically and internationally," said Henry C. Wolf, chair...

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