Electrolab Inc., 4535 Bailey Ave., will be the exclusive representative for Darly Technology Co. Inc. of Bloomfield, Conn. in New York State. Darly manufacturers vacuum metallizers and optical coaters.
Joe Slade White and Co. Inc., a national Democratic media consulting firm with an office at 916 Delaware Ave., was part of a strategic team working for Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen that successfully fought for passage of a statewide initiative to build a new stadium for the football team. Also, the July issue of Campaigns & Elections magazine carries an article by Joe Slade White entitled "Candidate Speaking TV Spots: When They're Good . . . They're Very, Very Good."
Marong Chrysler Plymouth Jeep Eagle Inc., 3599 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, Best Dodge Inc., 3551 Southwestern Blvd., Orchard Park, Kane-Doyle Jeep Eagle, 2780 Delaware Ave., and Transitowne Dodge, 7408 Transit Road, Williamsville, Holmes Jeep-Eagle, 9-17 Olean St., East Aurora, Damon Motors Inc., 120 Central Ave., Silver Creek, Mullane Auto Group, 6200 S. Transit Road, Pendleton, and Joe Cecconi's Chrysler Complex, 2380 Military Road, Niagara Falls, have received the 1997 Chrysler Five Star Award for Excellence. The dealerships were honored for consistent superior satisfaction ratings.
Motivational Marketing Associates has received a "Top 5%" rating from Java Applet Rating Service for its "dbJavaShop" World Wide Web applet which uses the cross-platform Java language developed by Sun Microsystems.
Czajkowski Ellis Anderson Inc. (C&A), a Buffalo-based advertising and marketing agency, has won six gold, two silver, two bronze and one merit advertising awards in the annual Marketing Communications Agency Network Creative Competition. C&A produced consumer print ads, trade publication ads, radio commercials, videos, and trade show displays for Reimann & Georger, Scott Aviation, Perry's Ice Cream, Ted's Charcoal Broiled Hot Dogs, RE/MAX of New York, and Mike Barney Nisson.
Dunlop Tire Corp.'s Motorcycle Division has received a Partner Award from the American Motorcyclist Association for its support of the organization.
ATTO Technology Inc. of Amherst has introduced ATTO AccelNet Ultra, a SCSI-based hub that allows multiple host systems to share centralized acces to peripheral devices at transfer speeds of up to 40 Mbytes/sec. The release essentially doubles the bandwidth of its existing AccelNet product from Fast/WIDE SCSI transfer rates to UltraSCSI performance levels.
Hardy Construction, a Syracuse firm that specializes in the design and building of commercial and industrial facilities for the medical and food service fields, has completed construction of a equipment enclosure for Praxair Inc. in Tonawanda. The facility will house an oxygen plant for Corning Inc.
Azerty Inc., an Orchard Park wholesaler of computer supply products and accessories, has has expanded its offering of imaging supplies and accessories with the addition of the following new vendors: Nu-kote International, compatible imaging supplies; Victor calculators; Nakajima compatible fax, coper and laser cartridges; IBM, mass storage supplies; IBM Network, printer supplies; Jetfill InkJet cartridges, NEC fax toner and imaging supplies; and TDK magnetic media. Also, Azerty has received the Best Supporting Wholesaler of the Decade Award from Intec Marketing Group, an organization of resellers that purchases computer products through Azerty. And, Azerty has launched its Real-Time Inventory and Pricing system on the internet for dealers. It provides dealers with product availability, pricing specific to each dealer, and password protected environment.
The Food Service Division of Rich Products Corp. has named Empire State Venture Corp. its 1996 North Coast Region Broker of the Year for superior sales performance and contributions in leadership, communication and customer satisfaction.
The team of Bryant Associates of Boston, Mass., and East Aurora, and Haley & Aldrich of Cambridge, Mass., won a Grand Award in the 31st annual Engineering Excellence Awards competition sponsored by the American Consulting Engineers. The team was cited for innovative use of trenchless construction in the rehabilitation of three miles of urban sewers in the congested Back Bay area of Boston.
Lehigh Construction Inc. of Orchard Park has been recognized by Associated Builders and Contractors for reaching the 1996 ABC Finals of the Business Roundtable Construction Industry Safety Excellence Awards Program in the construction safety category. The awards program recognizes excellence in safety management.
SEV/Sherwin-Greenberg Productions has completed eight commercials for Spada Advertising and its client Adelphia Communications. The commercials spotlighted the many new services being offered by Adelphia. SEV/Sherwin-Greenberg also produced a video for Mitchell DeTine and The United Way that has made the Clio Awards Short List. Making the list means "Success by Six" is rated among the top 10 percent of production work produced in the world last year.
The Schutte Group of Buffalo has been named agency of record for Blue Shield of Northeastern New York. Schutte will handle advertising for both the Albany-based health insurer and the Western New York Division, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Western New York. Schutte also was selected to create a consumer catalog and handle other marketing and advertising projects for Sherwood Scuba, a manufacturer of gas control equipment in Lockport. And, the advertising agency has been chosen by Dr. Stanley D. Hoffman of Amherst Dermatology to handle his public relations. Schutte will create a brochure and a new logo design along with other advertising and marketing projects.
ExecuTrain of Western New York has been named an authorized technical education center for Microsoft Corp. in Western New York. Such centers provide education and certification in the use of Microsoft products and technologies. Cheektowaga-based ExecuTrain is a subsidiary of ExecuTrain Corp., a world leader in computer training that boasts 190 locations in 23 countries.
Advanced Refractory Technologies Inc. of Buffalo has been cited by Siemens Power Corp.'s nuclear division as its top quality supplier for the third year in a row. Advanced Refractory Technologies has won the designation every year it has been awarded. The company manufactures precision safety nuclear components for use worldwide.