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On the Record / June 2, 2012

>Hires/Promotions/Honors

The Hamister Group appointed Josh Klotzbach director of construction. Klotzbach previously was a project architect for Iskalo Development in Williamsville, where he was part of a team responsible for renovating the historic Electric Tower building in Buffalo. He is certified by the American Institute of Architects and earned both his master's and bachelor's degrees from the University at Buffalo.

The Buffalo Chapter of the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Society awarded C. Lee Chase, operations manager at Russell Bond & Co., the CPCU Excellence Award. This award is in recognition of his dedication to insurance education, professionalism and for continuous support and contributions to the Buffalo members.

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>Company items

The Brothers of Mercy Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10570 Bergtold Road in Clarence, received the 2012 Special Program Award from the Western New York Association of Homes and Services for the Aging at the regional organization's recent banquet. The award recognizes the "Photorama" program the center's activities staff developed to draw residents, family members, and employees of the nonprofit facility together.

Lordex Pain Institute of WNY, at 3719 Union Road in Cheektowaga, now offers advanced laser therapy for pain management. Laser therapy has been used effectively for many years, but advances in technology have produced the MLS (multiwave locked system) Therapy Laser, which uses specific wave lengths of light to treat painful and debilitating conditions.

Alcott HR Group, a professional employer organization providing a total human resources solution, has relocated its Western New York division office formerly in Buffalo, to a new building at 1150 Wehrle Drive in Williamsville. The 6,200-square foot, free-standing building is twice the size of its former offices.

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>Patents

Title: "Printhead including dual nozzle structure"

No.: 8,182,068

Inventors: Furlani, Edward P. (Lancaster); Panchawagh, Hrishikesh V. (Rochester)

Assignee: Eastman Kodak Co. (Rochester)

Date issued: May 22, 2012

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Title: "High pressure open discharge pump system"

No.: 8,182,246

Inventors: Rohring, Steve (Buffalo)

Date issued: May 22, 2012