CEPA Gallery, an arts center dedicated to the photo-related and electronic arts located in the Market Arcade Complex, Buffalo, named Dr. Stephanie Pincus to its board of directors. Pincus is a nationally recognized health care physician and the founding director of the RAISE Project, a national awards and clearinghouse and Web site dedicated to recognizing the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine.
Medaille College named Joe Flateau webmaster in the College Relations Office. He previously served in its Information Technology Office. Also, the college named Summer Handzlik staff associate in the College Relations Office. She is a graduate of Medaille College with a bachelor's degree in communication.
Inergex, a Buffalo-based professional IT services company, appointed Scott Strang a notes delivery manager for the Inergex Praxair Account team.
Accurate Alignment and Brake Center celebrated 20 years of service with a Customer Appreciation Day event Sept. 14. The car center was established at 297 Hyde Park Blvd. in 1989 by founder Jeff Hillman.
AppleTree Business Park has leased 12,600 square feet of office space to the Special Funds Conservation Committee, an insurance claims office working solely with New York State workers' compensation claims.
Thirty-seven attorneys in the Buffalo office of Phillips Lytle and a total of 50 firmwide were named in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, a peer-review publication in the legal profession. The law firm ranked No. 1 in Buffalo for the number of attorneys listed.
Rand & Jones Enterprises, Buffalo, was awarded a $126,753 federal contract for the maintenance, repair and alteration of real property from the U.S. Army Materiel Command, Watervliet.
Niagara's Choice Federal Credit Union recently offered $50 for classroom supplies to the first 50 Niagara County elementary school teachers who describe how they incorporate financial literacy in their teaching. This is the fifth year the credit union has made this offer.
Title: "Child seat with removable restraint system"
Inventors: Canna, John S. (Orchard Park); Kelly, Brian S. (East Aurora)
Assignee: Mattel Inc. (El Segundo, Calif.)
Date issued: Aug. 25, 2009