Masiello, Martucci, Calabrese and Associates, a Buffalo lobbying firm, named Patricia J. Paul an associate. A manager of government and regulatory affairs for National Fuel Gas since 2001, Paul will focus on developing lobbying services and government affairs consulting for the energy sector.
Five Star Bank promoted Terry Kelley to vice president, business banking officer. Kelley served as the branch manager of the Naples office in 2007 and was made Victor branch manager in 2009.
Flynn Battaglia Architects in Buffalo named Lisa C. Ohanessian marketing coordinator. Ohanessian recently was at Cardiology Consulting of Niagara and held producer positions at the ABC/FOX affiliate television station WGGB-TV in Springfield, Mass., and the ABC affiliate WKBW-TV in Buffalo. She is a graduate of Edinboro University in Pennsylvania.
Hiscock & Barclay named James A. Davis an associate in its Buffalo office. Davis recently was an associate with Feldman Kieffer. He is a graduate of the University at Buffalo Law School and St. Bonaventure University.
OtherWisz Creative Corporation, a Buffalo advertising and design firm, was selected by Boston Valley Terra Cotta, a specialized architectural terra cotta manufacturer located in Orchard Park, to design and develop the company's new brand. It can be found online at www.BostonValley.com.
Flynn & Friends Advertising, a Buffalo advertising agency, completed a new website for the Law Office of William E. Grande. Grande's practice concentrates on labor relations, mediation and arbitration.
The Western New York Alliance for Person-Centered Care marks its second full year of operation, having trained more than 300 care partners from 18 health care organizations in eight counties, with the aim of improving the quality of life of elders who live in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
The employees of Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services will present checks totaling $21,000 to Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Gilda's Club of Western New York and Second Chance Animal Shelter. The money was raised by local Bureau Veritas employees over the past year, through fundraising activities and events.
Title: "Energy generating expansion joint"
Inventors: Bradford, Paul (West Falls); Pabst, Stephen (East Amherst)
Assignee: Watson Bowman Aeme Corporation (Amherst)
Date issued: Jan. 11, 2011