The Amherst accounting firm of Chiampou Travis Besaw and Kershner named Nicole M. Sullivan an audit supervisor. A graduate from the University College at Oswego, Sullivan previously was with Fiddler and Company. The firm also named Kathryn Rehak a staff accountant. Rehak, a Daemen College graduate, was previously associated with Fiddler and Company also.
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Adoption STAR, a New York State authorized non-profit adoption agency, named Rebecca Talmud to their list of adoption attorneys. Talmud, a graduate of Boston College Law School, is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, New York and the Federal District Court of the Western District. Her law practice is located in Williamsville.
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West Seneca Continuing/Community Education named Dom Candino, a West Seneca businessman and Sign Language instructor, to its Advisory Committee. Candino has been instructing sign language to certified teachers for the West Seneca Teachers Center as well as teaching adults in the general public for many years.
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Resource Associates Corp. of Reading, Pa., named James Serafin and his Cheektowaga business, 'Resource Development and Management,' as a certified affiliate within their international network of senior level business and executive development associates. Serafin, brings over 20 years experience to the industry.
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Finger Lakes Technologies Group of Victor has opened operations in the Buffalo metropolitan area offering businesses an array of voice and data communication services. Paul Griswold, president and CEO, said his firm offers telephony, wireless broadband, data network engineering and design and network security services. Paul Nikitas, senior account executive, and Eric Pylko, design engineer, are helping service the region.
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MoroneyHallmark, a process serving agency, has been formed in Western New York by William Moroney and Michael J. Hallmark. The company says it can locate "hard-to-find individuals" to provide service of legal papers. It can be found at www.moroneyhallmark.com.
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BlueCross Blue Shield of Western New York retained One Source Marketing to launch the company's year-long b-Healthy2Day program with WGRZ-TV 2 on Your Side. The program provides health information to Western New Yorkers.
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Junior Achievement of Western New York was recently awarded a Gold Summit Award from the JA national office, in recognition of the work of the staff and board in achieving financial solvency, program quality and impact and management effectiveness.
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HealthSource Marketing of Williamsville has been selected by Chain Drug Marketing Association to develop its Web site, www.qualitychoice.com. HealthSource Marketing will partner with The Design Department, a Buffalo graphic design firm, on the project. Quality Choice is a product line available locally at Brighton-Eggert Pharmacy in Tonawanda, and will soon be offered in Wilson Farm stores.
Title: "Supported catalyst systems"
Inventors: Thomas, Raymond H. P. (Pendleton, NY); Robinson, Roy (Cheektowaga, NY); Nalewajek, David (West Seneca, NY); Cook, Kane D. (Eggertsville, NY)
Assignee: Honeywell International Inc. (Morristown, NJ
Date issued: Dec. 6, 2005