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Hires/Promotions/Honors

Read to Succeed Buffalo promoted Julia Marie Rosic to literacy intervention specialist manager and Kimberly S. Schuler to literacy intervention specialist mentor. A former lead teacher for Head Start, Rosic holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Fredonia State College. Schuler has both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Buffalo State College.

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Hunt Real Estate Corp. welcomed Adele Cloutier, a licensed real estate saleswoman, to its metropolitan branch. Cloutier has 30 years of sales and sales training experience.

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Ivoclar Vivadent AG Chief Executive Officer Robert Ganley was honored at the American College of Prosthodontists’ 2013 Annual Session at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas recently. Ganley is responsible for the worldwide business of Ivoclar Vivadent and has been with the organization for more than 30 years. Ivoclar Vivadent is headquartered in Schaan, Liechtenstein, and its North American headquarters is in Amherst.

Company Connections

The Amherst Chamber will recognize eight companies/organizations at the 2013 Business of the Year awards dinner: Business of the Year, Lawley Benefits Group; Community Service, University Pediatric Dentistry; Innovation Award, International Center for Excellence in Animation at Daemen College; Revitalization Award, Village of Williamsville – Picture Main Street Project; Stewardship Award, Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp.; Technology Award, Z80 Labs; and Regional Asset, Shea’s Performing Arts Center. The dinner will be held Monday in Salvatore’s Italian Gardens, Lancaster.

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Galaxy Auto Place, a used-vehicle business owned by Rick and Dana Bress, has opened its new building on Union Road in West Seneca. The $500,000 project consists of 12 work stations for sales, service and administration in a new building.

Contributing

The Buffalo Zoo will receive a $6,500 check from BNI Pinnacle at the group’s business meeting next Thursday at Transit Valley Country Club, Amherst. The funds were raised by the efforts of golfers and sponsors of the third annual BNI Golf Tournament, held in August.

Patents

Title: Combined flashlight and lantern

No.: 8,556,449

Inventor: Matys, Adam J. (Amherst)

Date issued: Oct. 15, 2013