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Butz wins national award

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Alvin H. Butz, Inc., Penn State Berks Campus, and RMJM Hillier received the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) National Project of the Year Award in the Higher Education Project Under $20 million category for the construction of the Gaige Technology and Business Innovation Building.

"We couldn't be more satisfied with the quality of work that went into constructing the Gaige Building," says Kim Berry, COO of Penn State Berks. "Receiving a national award such as this...

Ophthalmologist joins practice

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Karen I. Dacey, MD, a comprehensive ophthalmologist, has joined McDonald Ophthalmology and Associates, Bethlehem.

She was a comprehensive ophthalmologist at Andrews Air Force Base, home of Air Force One, prior to joining McDonald.

She was deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and supported an Air Force humanitarian mission to Panama.

She completed 11 years of active duty service in the United States Air Force. She received her medical education...

Realtor rejoins Coldwell Banker

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Coldwell Banker Heritage Real Estate has announced the appointment of Patricia "Tricia" Reed as Vice-President of Business Development and Allentown Marketing Director.

After seven years with Coldwell Banker Heritage, she moved to Hilton Head, S.C., because of her husband's employment.

In 1999, Reed relocated to New Haven, Conn., where she was appointed Manager of Corporate Services and Relocation Director of the Beazley Company.

She first entered the real estate...

Ben Franklin TechVentures to hold annual 'Venture Idol'

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

"Ben Franklin Venture Idol" will be held Nov. 15, Ben Franklin TechVentures, 116 Research Drive, Bethlehem.

Networking begins at 5:30 p.m. The program begins at 7 p.m.

During the event, three early-stage technology company entrepreneurs seeking funding will present short pitches to a panel of investors and the audience.

After brief critiques from an expert panel, the audience will vote for a winning Ben Franklin Venture Idol. The event will include presentations,...

PBS39

Monday, October 29, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lafayette College is partnering with WLVT Channel 39 to produce a live, student-run election night broadcast from the college's Farinon Center.

The PBS station will air the live show to its 2.6 million viewers in northeastern United States 9 - 11 p.m. Nov. 6.

More than 100 students from a variety of majors are working on the show, "Fifty States of Grey," which will feature up-to-the-minute information on the races for President, Senate, and House of Representatives.

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LCCC

Monday, October 29, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

A Speed Networking Event, 6 p.m. Nov. 15, sponsored by Lehigh Carbon Community College's (LCCC) Alumni Association and Career Development Center, will be held in the Community Services Center, main campus, Schnecksville.

The event is free and open to the public. A reservation is recommended. RSVP by Nov. 10 to cmoyer@lccc.edu, or call 610-799-1090.

EMediaWorks wins Emmy

Monday, October 29, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Mid-Atlantic Chapter has presented the Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy award for "Cosmo's World II: Water" in the Children-Youth-Teen Program or Special category to eMediaWorks.

Accepting the Emmy at the awards ceremony in Philadelphia was Teri Haddad, producer, eMediaWorks, along with Scott Paul, director, and Brandon Pousley, editor.

The program is designed to teach middle school students about the importance of water...

Chamber Athenas honor two

Monday, October 29, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce's Women's Business Council (WBC) presented the Athena and Athena Young Professional Awards during its annual ATHENA Awards Luncheon Oct. 23 at Saucon Valley Country Club, Bethlehem.

The 2012 Athena Award was presented to Stephanie Hnatiw of Macungie. Hnatiw is Executive Director of the YWCA of Bethlehem.

The 2012 ATHENA Young Professional Award was presented to Michelle Chrin of Hellertown. Chrin is a Marketing Associate for Caruso...

Newhard pharmacist honored

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

John J. Pavis of Newhard Pharmacy, 1001 Main St., Northampton, has received the 2012 Excellence in Innovation award.

The award, presented at the Leadership Dinner at the Hilton Scranton Hotel & Conference Center, Scranton, coordinated by the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations and sponsored by Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. honors a pharmacist who has demonstrated innovation, resulting in improved patient care and advancement of the profession.

Pavis has...

St. Luke's Network adds specialist

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Gastroenterologist Ayaz Matin, MD, has recently joined the St. Luke's University Health Network in the St. Luke's Gastroenterology Specialists practice.

Dr. Matin has extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the esophagus, stomach, intestines, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts.

Matin received a medical degree from The Aga Khan University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan, and completed his residency program in internal...