Dan Meyers was named marketing and promotions director at WGRZ-TV. Meyers has been commercial production director at the station and previously marketing & promotions director at WIVB-TV for 12 years.


Tracy Almeter of CIR Electrical Construction Corporation has been recognized as a NABCEP certified PV (photovoltaic) installation professional through the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners. Almeter, with CIR since 2001, is the renewable systems designer at the firm.

Company Connections

Dresser-Rand Co., Painted Post, won a $551,616 federal contract from the U.S. Naval Supply Systems Command, Mechanicsburg, Pa., for rotary compressors. The company also won a $176,746 federal contract from the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, for the overhaul of high pressure air compressor No. 1 onboard a U.S. Naval vessel.


Title: Process for the preparation of fluorinated cis-alkene

No.: 8,604,257

Inventors: Poss, Andrew Joseph (Kenmore); Van Der Puy, Michael (Amherst); Singh, Rajiv Ratna (Getzville); Nalewajek, David (West Seneca); Nair, Haridasan K. (Williamsville)

Assignee: Honeywell International (Morristown, N.J.)

Date issued: Dec. 10, 2013


Title: Disposable antimicrobial covering for device

No.: 8,605,892

Inventors: Owens, Donald H. (Williamsville); Weinberger, Gary I. (East Amherst)

Assignee: Bio-Med Disposable Covers (Lancaster)

Date issued: Dec. 10, 2013