ADVERTISEMENT

Hires/Promotions/Honors

Allen-Bailey Tag & Label added Tom Kehoe and John Kilcoyne to its sales team. Kehoe most recently was in pharmaceutical sales. Kilcoyne most recently was with Copier/Fax Business Technologies.

Volland Electric Equipment Corp., a Buffalo rotating electrical apparatus repair and distribution company, named Garrett Gallagher an electrical engineer for the Filed Service Group and Shawn Johnston safety coordinator.

...

Damon Morey partner William F. Savino served as a panelist at the 11th annual Western New York Bankruptcy Conference hosted by the Monroe County Bar Center for Education and the Erie Institute of Law. The conference’s agenda covered a variety of pressing bankruptcy topics, including executory contracts in business cases, common tax issues in consumer and business cases, and handling bankruptcy appeals.

Company Connections

The Western New York FCU was awarded the first-place community outreach award for credit unions with $100 million in assets or less from Card Services for Credit Union and the first-place Dora Maxwell social responsibility community service award from the Credit Union Association of New York for credit unions with $50 million in assets or less.

...

A.V. Perfection Limited, Depew, was awarded a $54,589 federal contract for digital signage from the U.S. Army, Columbia, S.C.

The Amherst Chamber of Commerce presented Lougen Valenti Bookbinder & Weintraub, an accounting and business advisory firm, its Small Business of the Year Award at its annual awards luncheon.

Patents

Title: Automated trading system in an electronic trading exchange

No.: 8,725,621

Inventors: Marynowski, John M. (Buffalo); Voinescu, Catalin D. (London); Puscasu, Stefan (Bucharest, Romania)

Assignee: DCFB LLC (Chicago)

Date issued: May 13, 2014

...

Title: Computer based method and system of generating a visual representation of the character of a user or business based on self-rating and input from other parties

No.: 8,725,728

Inventors: King, William R. (East Amherst); Colgan, Michael A. (East Amherst)

Assignee: Colgan, Michael A. (East Amherst)

Date issued: May 13, 2014