The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra announced the promotion of Jennifer Barbee to associate director & director of development. Barbee will continue lead the development efforts but will add responsibilities in the areas of special projects, external affairs and staff leadership.
Dan Tidwell has joined J. Fitzgerald Group in Lockport as vice president, national sales. In this new capacity, Tidwell will be working as a brand ambassador and strategic consultant, speaking with new clients and potential customers about the capabilities of the marketing communications firm at a national and international level.
Dori R. Marshall, MD, assistant professor of psychiatry, was appointed assistant dean and director of medical admissions at University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science. In her new role she is committed to continuing the school’s emphasis on a holistic approach to screening and interviewing prospective students.
Andrew J. Olek has joined Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP as an associate in its Corporate & Securities Practice Group where he will assist clients on business formation, including companies, partnerships, and corporations and advise businesses and entrepreneurs on entity and internal organizational structure, financing options, contract negotiation, and general bus…
Larry Raines has been named co-chair of the Membership Committee for the Network in Aging of WNY, Inc. He will co-chair the committee with Jane Nogowski. The Network in Aging of WNY, Inc. is a non-profit, voluntary corporation, which brings together individuals and organizations involved in aging and long-term care.
Thomas Michalewski was promoted to customer marketing manager, convenience at Rich Products. He will lead customer & integrated marketing efforts for the convenience store segment within Rich’s Foodservice Division. This includes the development of integrated strategic plans, key customer presentations and meetings, demand creation efforts, and development of a marketi…
Crowley Webb, a full-service marketing communications agency in Buffalo, has promoted Anna DiRienzo to project manager within Praxis.
Crowley Webb, a full-service marketing communications agency in Buffalo, has promoted Kelly Lavelle to senior project manager within Praxis.
Crowley Webb, a full-service marketing communications agency in Buffalo, has promoted Brett Perla to senior analyst in the analytics department.
At the 79th Annual Meeting and Installation of Officers, Beverly Loxterman was sworn in as the President of the Board of Directors for the Chamber of Commerce of the Tonawandas for 2018.
Buffalo Spree Publishing Inc. announced the promotion of Barbara Macks to publisher. Macks has been with the company for the past 18 years, and most recently held the position of associate publisher and senior vice president of advertising.
Buffalo Spree Publishing Inc. announced the appointment of Sharon Levite to serve as the company’s next president & chief executive officer. As president & CEO, Levite will continue to build upon Buffalo Spree Publishing’s 50-year history of showcasing Western New York.
Lynn M. Boorady, Ph.D., the professor and chair of the Fashion and Textile Technology department at Buffalo State college was recently honored with the International Textile and Apparel Associations Teaching Excellence award, which recognizes her leadership and contribution to undergraduate and graduate education in her field.
LeChase Construction Services, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Kevin Wagner as a senior mechanical estimator in its Buffalo office. In this role, Wagner will support preconstruction efforts for projects in all office locations, as well as develop estimates and budgets for both hard-bid and negotiated work.