Hiscock and Barclay elected Robert P. Heary to a three year term as managing director of the Buffalo office. Heary is a partner at the law firm.
Hodgson Russ attorney Kenneth D. Suzan and library services manager Joan T. White recently delivered presentations at a CLE seminar titled, "Select Topics for Legal Staff" at the Buffalo Conference Center. The seminar was hosted by Lorman Education Services. Jeffrey W. Stone, a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Finance Practice Group, was a featured speaker at the New York State Government Finance Officers' Association western region holiday seminar in Rochester recently. Stone addressed "Legal Issues Surrounding Advance Refundings."
Brock, Schechter and Polakoff manager John Walczak achieved certified fraud examiner certification.
Aspire of Western New York, formerly the United Cerebral Palsy Association, named Shannon Bohlman PR and marketing coordinator. A Niagara University graduate, Bohlman previously was a PR account specialist at Gelia Wells and Mohr.
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 Dec. 13-17:
PO Box 1383, Amherst
Filer(s): Adriene Harris
67 Avondale Pl., Buffalo 14210
Filer(s): Edward Mack
80 Arthur St., Buffalo 14207
Filer(s): Bounnhun Nhalay
Captain Of The Sea
1371 Main St., Buffalo 14209
Filer(s): Imad Abdallah
3908 Harlem Rd., Amherst
Filer(s): Patricia Olmre
E2 Caporal Mexican
3637 Union Rd., Cheektowaga 14225
Filer(s): Jorge Delarco
285 Parkside Ave., Buffalo
Filer(s): Philip Caparaso
9 Olympic Ave., Buffalo 14215
Filer(s): Anton Hicks
Music Together Of Hamburg
6608 Schuyler Dr., Derby 14047
Filer(s): Jennifer Guillow
New Beginnings Ranch
111 New Rd., East Amherst 14051
Filer(s): Judith Hehr
North Star Property Management
7954 Transit Rd., Williamsville 14221
Filer(s): Todd Ramsey
Nufuse Internet Solutions
340 Townline Rd., Lancaster 14086
Filer(s): Steven Rathbun
Omega Group International
5166 Main St., Williamsville 14221
Filer(s): Fonda Brigis
The Buffalo Section of American Society for Quality through Six Sigma Applications and Training is sponsoring a five-week, 200 hour course beginning January 31, 2005 in Six Sigma Black Belt Training with ASQ certification upon the successful completion of the course and certification exam. Six Sigma is a proven, data driven methodology which identifies and reduces errors, waste and resources in every business activity.Unemployed individuals who are seeking training to enhance their skillsets may be eligible for New York State training funds through the Buffalo Employment and Training Center. For further information, visit: www.asqbuffalo.org.
OtherWisz Creative Corporation, a graphic design firm specializing in identity design and Website development, recently created a complete line of apparel designs, the corporate identity and an ecommerce Website for Tour of Duty, a U.S. Marines-inspired apparel designer and retailer located in Niagara Falls, NY. The firm also designed a new Website for MIS of America at www.MISofAmerica.com. MIS of America, recently relocated to Lancaster, is a water treatment company.
Tops Markets donated $87,035 to the Salvation Army and $48,843 to the Food Bank of Western New York through its Hope for the Holidays program. The money is collected in area Tops markets and provides food, warm clothing and toys for low-income families in Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara counties.
Title: "Thermosiphon for electronics cooling with nonuniform airflow"
Inventors: Ghosh, Debashis (Amherst, NY); Joshi, Shrikant Mukund (Williamsville, NY); Reyzin, Ilya (Williamsville, NY); Bhatti, Mohinder Singh (Amherst, NY)
Assignee: Delphi Technologies, Inc. (Troy, MI)
Date issued: Dec. 28, 2004