Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo appointed Stuart H. Angert to the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation Niagara Frontier Commission. Angert was co-founder of Remarketing Services of America.


Jaeckle Fleischmann & Mugel partner Heath J. Szymczak has been appointed to the executive committee of the commercial and federal litigation section of the New York State Bar Association. He will also serve as co-chairman of the section’s membership committee.


Hunt Real Estate Corp. named Albert Walton a licensed real estate salesman at its Lewiston branch. Walton has nearly 40 years of real estate experience.

Company Connections

Preservation Studios LLC of Buffalo and TKS Historic Resources of Babylon have formed a historic preservation consulting collaborative known as the Preservation Exchange. TKS brings nearly 30 years of experience in historic preservation services. Preservation Studios has more than a decade of experience in the historic tax credit field.


The board of directors of Summit Educational Resources has elected to three-year terms: Daniel P. O’Neill, president and chief executive officer of Beechwood Continuing Care in Getzville; Ezra J. Staley, director of finance and information systems for Buffalo Promise Neighborhood, in partnership with M&T Bank, of North Tonawanda; and Dr. Anthony Vetrano, president of Kids Alliance Pediatric Group, LLC, of Tonawanda. Also, the board elected Anthony M. D’Auria, executive vice president/partner at Waterbourne Real Estate Advisors, LLC, of Orchard Park, and Sujata Yalamanchili, partner at Hodgson Russ, of Williamsville, co-vice presidents. Re-elected to the board for three-year terms are D’Auria, Mark Brand, executive vice president of Actuarial Consulting Services Inc., of Clarence Center, and John Cinquino, first vice president/team leader at First Niagara Bank, of East Amherst.


Title: Substituted tetracycline compounds

No.: 8,466,132

Inventors: Chen, Jackson (East Amherst); Abato, Paul (Providence, R.I.); Assefa, Haregewein (Braintree, Mass.); Berniac, Joel (Stoneham, Mass.); Bhatia, Beena (Mansfield, Mass.); Bowser, Todd (Charlton, Mass.); Grier, Mark (Watertown, Mass.); Honeyman, Laura (Roslindale, Mass.); Ismail, Mohamed Y. (Bedford, Mass.); Nelson, Mark L. (Norfolk, Mass.); Ohemeng, Kwasi (Norwood, Mass.); Pan, Jingwen (North Grafton, Mass.)

Assignee: Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Boston, Mass.)

Date issued: June 18, 2013