Buffalo Lodging Associates, a hotel development and management organization, appointed Michael Celio regional revenue manager and Mary Kirk regional director of sales and marketing. Celio and Kirk are based out of the company's corporate office in Stoughton, Mass. Also, the company appointed Sean Clancey director of e-commerce.
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EPIC -- Every Person Influences Children, a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping families, schools and communities raise children to become responsible and capable adults, elected Fred Zwierlein to its board for a three-year term. Zwierlein is staff and business development manager at Freed Maxick Battaglia CPAs.
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SKM Group, a Depew marketing communications agency, named Jason Hughes senior art director. Hughes served as art director for six years at J. Fitzgerald Group. He is a graduate of Rochester College in Rochester Hills, Mich.
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BryLin Hospital named to its Community Advisory Board: Chris Kreiger, Army disabled Iraq veteran and co-founder of WNY Heroes; William Freeman, first vice president, marketing, First Niagara Financial Group; and Eric Wiedemann, co-owner and chief operating officer, Home Instead Senior Care.
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Carleton Technologies, Orchard Park, was awarded a $586,747 federal contract for aircraft components and accessories from the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, and a $36,558 federal contract for aircraft upper disconnect assemblies from the Defense Logistics Agency's Defense Supply Center, Richmond, Va.
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Moog Inc., East Aurora, was awarded a $4.5 million federal contract for the modification of electro-mechanical actuators and other replacement parts from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Philadelphia.
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Quality Inspection Services, Buffalo, was awarded a $184,454 federal contract for nondestructive testing services from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Portsmouth, N.H.
Title: "Compositions containing sulfur hexafluoride and uses thereof"
Inventors: Luly, Matthew H. (Hamburg); Singh, Rajiv R. (Getzville); Richard, Robert G. (Hamburg)
Assignee: Honeywell International (Morristown, N.J.)
Date issued: July 26, 2011