Hires / Promotions / Honors
Feldman, Kieffer and Herman founding partner Andrew Feldman was recognized by the American Podiatric Medical Association with the 2007 President's Award during the APMA House of Delegates meeting in Washington, D.C. recently. The award recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to benefit the profession of podiatry and its members. Feldman has served as general counsel to the New York State Podiatric Medical Association for more 20 years.
Fontanese Folts Aubrecht Ernst Bammel, Architects, appointed Raymond A. Murphy an associate. Murphy, who is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, joined the firm in 2001. He hold masters degrees in architecture and business administration from the University at Buffalo.
Buffalo Niagara Partnership business development representative Sarah Ham was recently elected to the Executive Committee of the Great Lakes Manufacturing Council, a membership organization representing industry, nongovernmental organizations, trade associations, organized labor, educational and financial institutions, economic development groups, chambers of commerce, governments and others united to promote, enhance and preserve manufacturing in the Great Lakes Region.
Upstate New York Professional Healthcare Information and Educational Demonstration Project recently appointed Cheryl Canfield, Independent Health's compliance/privacy officer, to the organization's board of directors. The organization provides leadership, education, outreach and support for the secure and confidential communication of health information among providers, payers, institutions, and patients.
J. Fitzgerald Group, advertising and marketing agency in Lockport, recently completed a series of ads and product sell sheets for Isuzu Motors America. Also, the agency is currently developing a new series of ads, brochures and direct mail pieces for the Michigan-based company.
Dr. Gerald T. Carlo, a Williamsville dentist, recently launched a Web site for his practice at www.wnyradiantsmiles.com. Dr. Carlo maintains a practice of general and cosmetic restorative dentistry at his office at 33 Maple Road.
Magic Marketing of Lockport was retained by Niagara County's Federal Credit Union of Lockport and Niagara Falls to provide public relations consultation and representation.
The Orchard Park Chamber of Commerce presented the March Business Community Beautification Award to Tim Hortons FETCH-US, 3279 Abbott Road, in recognition of its contribution to the enhancement of the Orchard Park business community and to acknowledge the new restaurant as an asset to the area.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, a casual dining restaurant chain focused on serving selection of gourmet burgers in a family-friendly atmosphere, is scheduled to open in Orchard Park later this month. The new 6,350 square-foot restaurant, located at 3460 Amelia Drive, plans to employ more than 100 employees.
Dresser-Rand Co., Painted Post, was awarded a $31,371 contract for diaphragm assemblies by the U.S. Naval Inventory Control Point, Mechanicsburg, Pa.; Moog Inc., East Aurora, was awarded a $53,200 contract for aircraft components and accessories by the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command's Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla.; Erie Engineered Products, North Tonawanda, was awarded a $35,415 contract for communication, detection and coherent radiation equipment by the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Philadelphia; MJW Technical Services, Amherst, was awarded a contract valued at up to $125,000 for instruments and laboratory equipment by U.S. General Services Administration's Federal Supply Service, Fort Worth, Texas; and Ensil International, Lewiston, was awarded a $60,000 contract for electrical and electronic equipment components by the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command's Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah.
Title: "Magnetic resonance measuring system determining the mass of samples in a production line with monitored drift compensation"
Inventors: Corver, Jozef A. W. M. (Nuenen, Netherlands); Hendrickx, Paulus C. J. M. (Baarle-Nassau, Netherlands); Stewart, Paul (Youngstown); van den Elshout, Ad (Dongen, Netherlands); McKendry, James M (Headington, Great Britain); Buckingham, Malcolm (Witney, GreatBritain); Craigie, Graham (Wheatley, Great Britain)
Assignee: The BOC Group (Murray Hill, N.J.)
Date issued: April 3, 2007
Title: "Angled ribs for heat exchanger tanks"
Inventors: Powers, Michael (Lakewood); Carapellatti, Scot (Olean)
Assignee: Valeo Inc. (Auburn Hills, Mich.)
Date issued: April 3, 2007