Volok

Volok

 

(English, portage), the Old Russian term for the place at which two navigable rivers are closest to each other and where ships and freight can be portaged on dry land by the shortest route from one river to the other. Paths of communication along portages aided the development of Russian cities, such as Volokolamsk and Vyshnii Volochek.

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The Company also announced that, pursuant to its program to reduce corporate overhead, it had no present plans to fill the vacancies created by the resignations, for personal reasons, of Gregory Volok as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer - Dental Division and a Director and Michael McGeehan as Executive Vice President.
AMEX:MS) today announced the resignation of Gregory Volok as Executive Vice President, for personal reasons.
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For the past 15 years, Volok served in a number of sales and marketing roles for Dentsply International Inc.
Increased regulation in the health care sector has professionals looking for new methods and products to deal with compliance issues," said Volok.