Lawley Insurance named Paul Sullivan an insurance consultant. Sullivan, most recently a sales executive with National Risk Assessment in Buffalo, has more than 20 years of executive sales experience in the automotive and medical industries. Sullivan graduated with a master's degree from Union College in Schenectady after completing his undergraduate degree at Canisius College.
Buffalo Lodging Associates, a hotel development and management company, appointed Sheryl Rodgers director of sales for the Fairfield Inn & Suites Clearwater-Bayside hotel in Clearwater, Fla.
Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner, an Amherst accounting firm, appointed Rosemarie C. Steeb, a CPA, tax principal. Steeb was previously an executive director at Ernst & Young, with 25 years of experience focusing on trusts, individuals and exempt organizations.
Phillips Lytle special counsel Dr. George Hajduczok recently presented a special research lecture titled "Biotechnology: Risks and Liabilities in a Global Economy" at Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar.
Hanes Supply, Buffalo, won a $63,476 federal contract for multiple leg slings from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Philadelphia.
Global Defense, Sanborn, won a $26,760 federal contract for differential gear units from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio.
Burgh & Schoenenberger Associates, Pavilion, was awarded a $10,500 federal contract for the maintenance, repair and rebuilding of fume exhaust hoods from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' Medical Center, Canandaigua.
Ensil Technical Services, Lewiston, was awarded a $4,640 federal contract for the maintenance, repair and rebuilding of equipment from the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command, Hill Air Force Base, Utah.
Title: "Tire insert attachment apparatus"
Inventors: Tabone, Charles (North Tonawanda); Stuck, Larry (Amherst); Tavin, Gerard (Angers, France); Ardovini, Paul (West Seneca)
Assignee: Hutchinson SA (Paris, France)
Date issued: March 29, 2011