Seminars and classes
The Western New York Paralegal Association Fall Seminar, "Diversify Your Skills," 8:30 a.m.-noon, Hilbert College, Bogel Hall, 5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg. Cost, $20 students; $30, WNYPA members and $40 nonmembers. To register, call Margaret Dick, 843-3828; e-mail: email@example.com.
People Inc. president and CEO James M. Boles was honored by the New York State Rehabilitation Association with the Adrien Levy Award for distinguished service in the rehabilitation field. A graduate from Columbia University, Boles began his career in the human service field in 1972. Boles has served on the Commissioner's Advisory Council on Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, the National Conference of Executives of Associations for Retarded Citizens and the NYSRA Board as a member and president and in addition, has held various positions within the Western New York Developmental Disabilities Planning Council, Human Service Alliance of Western New York and Developmental Disabilities Alliance of Western New York. In 1991, Boles received the John A. Evanko Award from the Rehabilitation Association of Western New York.
Summit Park Mall in Niagara Falls named Larry Rose mall manager. Rose previously managed the mall from 1998 to 2001. Rose replaces interim manager, Ron Anderluh who will now be responsible for special projects. Also, the mall named Dominic Salamone leasing manager.
The Washington D. C. law firm of of Baker and McKenzie named David S. Cole partner. Cole began his practice with the former Buffalo law firm Cohen Swados Wright Hanifin Bradford and Brett and while an associate with that firm, served in-house with the Buffalo Sabres during part of the 1995-1996 season.
DBA's, or "Doing Business As," are names reserved by people who are doing or plan to do business under names other than their own. The names are filed with the Erie County Clerk's Office.
These names were filed between Oct. 4-8:
8797 State Rd., Colden 14033
Filer(s): Lorraine Czyrny
193 Roland Ave. Lower, Lackawanna 14218
Filer(s): Michael Morris
Cygnus Computer Solutions
33 Bloomfield Ave., Buffalo 14220
Filer(s): Todd Cretacci
844 Mckinley Pkwy., Buffalo 14220
Filer(s): Francesc Carr
Double J Vending
Po Box 413, Grand Island 14072
Filer(s): Joseph Mailloux
1290 E Delavan, Buffalo 14215
Filer(s): Barbara Bolden
Essence Of Massage
45 Tussing Lane, Tonawanda 14150
Filer(s): Karen West
7816 Back Creek Rd., Hamburg 14075
Filer(s): Daniel Endress
Simmons Orthopaedic & Spine
235 North St., Buffalo 14201
Filer(s): Edward Simmons
9414 Transit Rd., E Amherst 14051
Filer(s): Yasmin Shah
Unique Designs By Lynda
16 Waverly St., Buffalo 14208
Filer(s): Sharon Griffin
United Property Management
39 Cottage St., Buffalo 14201
Filer(s): Anthony Isaacs
Univera Healthcare achieved an Excellent rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA's highest accreditation status is granted only to those health plans that demonstrate levels of service and clinical quality that meet or exceed the organization's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement.
Buffalo Lodging Associates, a Buffalo-based hotel management company, opened its fifth hotel in Orlando, Florida at 3028 North Alafaya Trail. The 100-room, 5-story hotel is just 1 mile from the University of Central Florida.
The World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara achieved the World Trade Centers Association's Quality Certification for services provided to the Buffalo Niagara region's business community, including trade consultation, trade education, general business services and technology innovations.
Aurora Consulting Group, a Web development and network engineering company in East Aurora, donated $15,000 to the fifth annual "Mattel Party on the Pier" event benefiting the Mattel Children's Hospital at UCLA.
Title: "Digital frame determination method and apparatus"
Inventors: Olsen, Ronald D. (Lake View, NY); Rupp, Michael E. (Amherst, NY); Melnik, Jon C. (Alden, NY)
Assignee: Intel Corporation (Santa Clara, CA)
Date issued: Oct. 12, 2004