Meals on Wheels for Western New York appointed Maria Scarozza, a CPA, to its board of directors. Scarozza is a manager at Szymkowiak & Associates CPAs. She is a Geneseo State College graduate.


The International Association of Commercial Collectors recently elected Robert Ingold president during its 42nd annual convention in Miami Beach. Ingold is president and chief executive officer of the Commercial Collection Corp. of New York in Tonawanda.


The Shaw Festival recently named Charles E. Balbach, retired Buffalo businessman and philanthropist, a board member at its annual general meeting at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. The Shaw Festival’s 52nd season begins April 3 and runs until Oct. 27 on the festival’s four Niagara-on-the-Lake stages.


Neighborhood Legal Services elected Timothy W. Hoover president of its board of directors. Hoover is a partner with Phillips Lytle. He previously served as vice president of the board. Neighborhood Legal Services is a Buffalo-based, not-for-profit agency that provides free civil legal services to people with low incomes and people with disabilities in Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming counties.

Company Connections

The Buffalo branch of ADMAR Supply, an independently owned construction equipment rental and sales company, was presented the president’s award from its parent corporation. This is the third straight year the Buffalo branch, one of six ADMAR Supply branches across the region, has received this award.


CCS Oncology has recently partnered with Century Medical Associates to provide comprehensive cancer services in Western New York. Also, CCS Oncology has expanded into the Southtowns with a sixth radiation site located at 3633 Commerce Place in Hamburg and has added a medical oncology office at 725 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca. Additionally, the oncology practice has incorporated gynecological oncology to its services with the recent additions of Dr. David L. Marchetti and Dr. Trudy R. Baker, located in Williamsville.


Title: Modular compact adsorption bed

No.: 8,361,205

Inventors: Desai, Ashwin (Amherst); Celik, Cem E. (Grand Island); Ackley, Mark William (East Aurora); Smolarek, James (Boston)

Assignee: Praxair Technology (Danbury, Conn.)

Date issued: Jan. 29, 2013