TVGA Consultants, an Elma-based engineering firm, named Roland L. Autry a construction inspector. Autry is working on the Grider Street Reconstruction Project in the City of Buffalo. Also, the firm named Ronald P. Dylik to its Survey Department staff. Dylik has extensive experience both in the field and with drafting.
The Compass Group of Upstate New York, a general agency of New England Financial, a Boston-based financial service company, named Asal Nassir a financial representative. Nassir is an Erie Community College graduate and is currently working towards a legal studies degree from the University at Buffalo. She is a former Aflac insurance agent.
Blue Sky Optimum Energy, a Buffalo start-up manufacturer of biodiesel fuel, appointed Jean McCreary, an attorney at Nixon Peabody, and Herb Ego, chief executive of Go-Global Consulting, to its board of advisors.
Georgetown Capital Group president Joseph Curatolo participated in Barron's Magazine Winner's Circle Summit for Top Advisors. Only the top 500 financial advisors from across the United States were asked to participate in this invitation-only event.
Amherst Systems, Buffalo, was awarded an $843,702 contract for portable calibration units by the U.S. Air Force Flight Test Center, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
DCB Elevator Co., Lewiston, was awarded a $842,540 contract for elevator modernization at the Michael J. Dillon U.S. Courthouse, Buffalo, by the U.S. General Services Administration's Public Buildings Service, Syracuse
Moog Inc., East Aurora, was awarded a $148,950 contract for aircraft components and accessories by the U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, and a $330,000 contract for demultiplexers by the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command's Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah
NavSim Services, Buffalo, was awarded a contract valued at up to $765,694 for marine simulators by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Law Enforcement Training Center, Glynco, Ga.
The Carousel Park Apartments, located at 100 Oliver Street in North Tonawanda, is newly renovated and available for occupancy. Carousel Park offers one-bedroom and studio-sized apartment units. The property is managed by M.J. Peterson.
Eighteen parters from the law firm of Jaeckle Fleischmann and Mugel were named to the Woodward White list of Best Lawyers in America 2008.
Title: "System and method for characterizing fuser stripping performance"
Inventors: Russel, Steven M. (Pittsford); Messalti, Mansour (Sherwood, Ore.); deJong, Jeremy Christopher (Orchard Park); Condello, Anthony S. (Webster); McVeigh, Daniel James (Webster); Bott, Donald M. (Rochester); Padula, James Joseph (Webster)
Assignee: Xerox Corp. (Stamford, Conn.)
Date issued: Oct. 16, 2007
Title: "Stabilization system for halogen-containing polymers"
Inventors: Krainer, Edward (Lynbrook); Bacaloglu, Radu (Hamburg); Shah, Mukund (Hazlet, N.J.); Fisch, Michael H. (Wayne, N.J.); Frenkel, Peter (Danbury, Conn.); Bae, Kook Jin (Kinnelon, N.J.)
Assignee: Crompton Corp. (Middlebury, Conn.)
Date issued: Oct. 16, 2007