Seminars and classes
The Buffalo Chapter of the Urban Financial Services Coalition, free "Charge It Right" financial literacy class, 9 to 11 a.m., First Shiloh Baptist Church, 15 Pine St. Call Ellen, 841-7612.
DiDonato Associates, a Buffalo engineering consulting firm, named Julie Stearns marketing director. Most recently, Stearns served as marketing director at LiRo Engineers and has more than 12 years experience in marketing architecture/engineering services.
CAO Southtowns Head Start Program teacher Mark W. Gilbert was awarded a Child Development Associate credential by the Council for Professional Recognition in Washington, D.C., which represents the early child care profession. Gilbert was cited in recognition of outstanding work with young children.
Hodgson Russ attorneys Robert J. Lane Jr., George L. Snyder and Kenneth D. Suzan served on the faculty of the New York State Bar Association's seminar titled "Bridging the Gap: Intellectual Property," recently. The seminar offered an overview of issues often encountered in copyright, trademark and patent law.
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 Nov. 1-5:
Cavalier Data Systems
86 Franklin St., Sloan 14212
Filer(s): Darla Perry
2160 Niagara Falls Blvd., Tonawanda 14228
Filer(s): Gary Buchanan
City Mission Society Inc (the)
100 East Tupper St., Buffalo 14205
Filer(s): City Mission So
1475 Center St., East Aurora 14052
Filer(s): Christop Rhoades
Copes Trash Removal
13 Karen Ln., Depew
Filer(s): Harlan Cope
PO Box 118, Amherst 14226
Filer(s): Shamim Shahrezaei
Dans Remodeling Service
209 Calumet St., Depew 14043
Filer(s): Daniel Sauer
Lat Design & Drafting
70 Mapleview Rd., Cheektowaga 14225
Filer(s): Louis Tozzo
75 Westcliffe Dr., Amherst 14228
Filer(s): Steven Gawron
Phelps Family Jewelry & Custom
57 Nagel Dr., Cheektowaga 14225
Filer(s): Joshua Phelps
Pipe Worx Plumbing
27 Crystal Lane, West Seneca 14224
Filer(s): John Walker
Premier Billing Solutions
1384 Wisconsin Rd., Derby 14047
Filer(s): Janine Strade
Professional Tree Care
PO Box 344, Lancaster
Filer(s): Justin Ibowicz
Pseudo Marketing Group (the)
PO 44, Boston 14025
Filer(s): Richard Suto
The Buffalo Junior Chamber of Commerce and members received the following awards at the New York State Jaycee Convention recently: Outstanding Management Development, Jeremy Laubacker, vice president; Outstanding Membership Services, Jennifer Gorczynski, vice president; Outstanding NYS Jaycee Chapters; Buffalo, Batavia and Ken-Ton; Outstanding Local Project, "90 Days of Leadership;" and Outstanding Region, Buffalo, Ken-ton, Orchard Park, Batavia and Rochester chapters.
The law firm of Phillips Lytle had 26 attorneys from the Buffalo office named to the list in The Best Lawyers in American 2005-2006-11th edition.
Strippit/LVD, a manufacturer of metal forming equipment, recently completed construction of a new in-house demonstration and training center at its Akron headquarters. The 6,000 square foot facility showcases the company's punching, bending and laser cutting equipment and includes a classroom training area, meeting rooms and visitor greeting area.
The New York State Rehabilitation Association honored the Lakewood Kentucky Fried Chicken/Taco Bell restaurant with the 2004 Business Recognition Award for hiring people with disabilities through The Resource Center's Supported Employment Program and making the appropriate accommodations so the workers are successful in their jobs.
Title: "Tapered multi-layer thermal actuator and method of operating same" No.: 6,817,702
Inventors: Delametter, Christopher N. (Rochester, NY); Furlani, Edward P. (Lancaster, NY); Lebens, John A. (Rush, NY); Trauernicht, David P. (Rochester, NY); Cabal, Antonio (Webster, NY); Ross, David S. (Fairport, NY); Pond, Stephen F. (Oakton, VA)
Assignee: Eastman Kodak Company (Rochester, NY)
Date issued: Nov. 16, 2004