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Hires/Promotions/Honors

The United Way of Buffalo & Erie County has appointed Emily Zimmermann executive assistant to the president. Zimmermann graduated from the University at Buffalo. She previously was a leadership executive at the United Way.

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American Resort Management appointed Erik Thornton office manager. Thornton recently graduated from Edinboro University and has more than five years of management and marketing experience. American Resort Management is a hospitality management and hotel development company.

Company Connections

MJ Peterson received the Website Quality Certifications from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, which presents the certification to members real estate firms that demonstrate best practices in website design and Internet communications. The website, mjpeterson.com, earned the certification after reaching high marks on a range of criteria.

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Farmers & Artisans recently hosted a grand opening celebration at its new location at 4557 Main St., Snyder. The local food market and artisan bakery was previously located at 78 E. Spring St., Williamsville.

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The Buffalo Bills renewed its partnership with Upstate Niagara, a dairy food and beverage cooperative featuring Bison Dip and Intense Milk. As part of the agreement, Bison Dip will become the official dip of the Buffalo Bills, while Intense Milk becomes the official milk of the team.

Patents

Title: Ten bed pressure swing adsorption process operating in normal and turndown modes

No.: 8,435,328

Inventors: Baksh, Mohamed S. A. (Wheatfield); Simo, Marian (Kenmore)

Assignee: Praxair Technology (Danbury, Conn.)

Date issued: May 7, 2013

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Title: Oxygen separation module and apparatus

No.: 8,435,332

Inventors: Christie, Gervase Maxwell (Amherst); Reed, David M. (Richland, Wash.); Neff, Jerrine L. (Williamsville); Selover, Arthur C. (Tonawanda)

Assignee: Praxair Technology (Danbury, Conn.)

Date issued: May 7, 2013