The Buffalo certified public accounting firm of Brock, Schechter and Polakoff named Danielle Higgins a staff accountant. Higgins is an accounting graduate from the University at Geneseo.
Watson, Bennett, Colligan, Johnson and Schechter named Seth J. Andrews an associate attorney in the law firm's Commercial Litigation Department. Andrews is a graduate from Syracuse University College of Law.
Good and Fair Bekins, a Kenmore carting and moving company, presented Rick Monterville its Quota Buster Award for more than $500,000 of office moving bookings in 2005.
Ameriprise Financial Services senior financial adviser Michael G. Lurz received high ratings from his clients in the company's annual client satisfaction survey. His clients rated him highly in overall satisfaction and financial knowledge.
The U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point in Philadelphia awarded Erie Engineered Products of North Tonawanda was a $168,963 contract for shipping and storage services, and DRS EW and Network Systems of Buffalo a $27,000 contract for the repair and modification of circuit card assemblies and other replacement parts. Dresser Rand Co. of Painted Post was awarded a $135,259 contract for class B overhaul on the N20NL-11G high-pressure air compressor for the USS Shiloh in San Diego by the U.S. Department of Defense Contract Management Agency in Syracuse. Tecmotiv USA of Niagara Falls was awarded a $39,707 contract for miscellaneous power transmission equipment by the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command in Warren, Mich.
Flowers from the Courtyards has merged with the Trillium Floral Shoppe. The florists are located at 2195 Kensington Ave. in Snyder. Call 839-2033 or visit: www.trilliumfloral.com.
LP Ciminelli was named the construction manager for the Harrington Raceway--Midway Slots renovation and expansion project at the Delaware State Fairgrounds in Harrington, Del. Construction is projected to commence June 2006. The preliminary completion date for the $28 million assignment is slated for summer 2007.
Title: "Method for inhibition of angiogenesis and vasculogenesis"
Inventors: Ip, Margot M. (Orchard Park, NY); Masso-Welch, Patricia (Buffalo, NY); Ip, Clement (Orchard Park, NY); Zangani, Danilo (Sassari, IT)
Assignee: Health Research, Inc. (Buffalo, NY)
Date issued: Dec. 20, 2005
The Independent Insurance Agents' Association of WNY presented $1,393 to the WNY Food Bank.