Business

Dennis Gilbert

LHU business symposium to address multigenerational workforce

LOCK HAVEN —Lock Haven University will present the 2nd annual C-Suite Leadership Symposium, “Navigating a Multigenerational Workforce,” on Friday, March 24, in the PUB Multipurpose Room from 8:30 a.m. until noon. This premier educational event will feature Forgotten Respect author ...

business briefs

Introduction to QuickBooks seminar LOCK HAVEN — Whether you have recently purchased QuickBooks or would like to become more efficient, a seminar offered by the Small Business Development Center on Friday, March 24, will broaden your skills and answer those questions that have been plaguing ...

PennTAP to hold energy efficiency workshop for facility operators

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Pennsylvania Technical Assistance Program will hold a workshop to educate businesses about how to save money by becoming more energy efficient. The all-day Facility Operations Workshop will take place between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, at the Penn Stater ...

Farm to table businesses booming

(METRO) — Consumers’ appetites for local foods are growing, and restaurants have taken notice. Today, many local businesses, including farms and restaurants, have mutually exclusive relationships that make it possible for local residents to enjoy nutritious, locally produced ...

Workplace trends affecting administrative professionals

(METRO) —Executives who occupy corner offices tend to get much of the glory for a company’s success. But many professionals know the progress and sustainability of a business tends to lie within the daily services offered by its front line of employees. A number of these seasoned and ...

Real estate agents receive awards

Kevin Hodrick, broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hodrick Realty, of the Lock Haven office, has announced the yearly 2016 Top Lister and Top Sales Awards. The award for the sales associate with top production in listings for 2016 was presented to Jim Foster while the sales award for 2016 ...

Marshall, Parker & Weber earns ‘Best Law Firms’ ranking

WILLIAMSPORT — Marshall, Parker & Weber, an elder law and estate planning firm, has been named a Tier 1 firm in the Harrisburg metropolitan area for Elder Law by U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for elder law in 2017. This will be the firm’s fourth year in a row for this ...

From left, are Flanagan, Anne Bartholomew, her husband, Ted Brantley, and son, Corey Bartholomew.

‘Time Out’ at The Edge

PHOTOS PROVIDED The Edge Bar & Grille at 4 N. Henderson St. in Lock Haven (www.theedgeoflockhaven.com) hosted a well-attended “Time Out” sponsored by the Clinton County Economic Partnership on Thursday. Owner Anne Bartholomew rolled out the red carpet, serving various appetizers, ...

Muncy Bank announces employee promotions

MUNCY — Rob Glunk, president and CEO of The Muncy Bank and Trust Company has announced the promotions of three Muncy Bank employees. Stephanie Oakes has been named a Community Office Manager/Assistant Vice President; Kelli Smith was named Risk Operations Officer/Assistant Vice President ...

Local business supports business of saving lives

JERSEY SHORE —The Frederick B. Welker Funeral Home has graciously invested back into the community in order to promote the saving of lives. Owner Frederick B. “Toby” Welker, along with his daughter, Abbey R. Welker Yoas, recognized a very unique opportunity to assist our local first ...

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Representatives of First National Bank present a $10,000 gift that will support two innovative educational programs offered by Penn College for high school students. From left are FNB’s Don Breon, assistant vice president/treasury management; Dan Hooper, market manager/vice president; and Peter Bower, team leader/vice president, and Elizabeth A. Biddle, the college’s director of corporate relations.

First National Bank gives $10,000 to programs for high schoolers

WILLIAMSPORT — First National Bank representatives recently delivered a $10,000 gift to Pennsylvania College of Technology to help support its SMART Girls and Penn College NOW programs, innovative offerings that benefit hundreds of high schoolers. SMART Girls is a summer camp on the Penn ...

Local realtors receive monthly awards

LOCK HAVEN — Announcement was made by Kevin Hodrick, Broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Hodrick Realty, of the Lock Haven office’s monthly awards for January 2017. The award for the sales associate with top production in listings was presented to Jim Foster while the sales award ...

Innovative Manufacturers’ Center names board

WILLIAMSPORT — The Innovative Manufacturers’ Center (IMC), a public-private partnership dedicated to increasing central Pennsylvania manufacturers’ innovation, productivity and profitable growth, has named Nicholas Gilson of Gilson Boards and Lynne Krape, of APC International, Inc. ...

Cynthia A. Love

Cindy Love named to grant -writing position

LOCK HAVEN  — Cynthia A. Love of Lock Haven has been named Systems Grant Administrator and Grant Writer for Penn Highlands Healthcare, according to Steve Fontaine, Penn Highlands Healthcare CEO. In this position, she will be responsible for researching, writing and overseeing the grant ...

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At right: Don Cole, center, of First Quality-Nutek in McElhattan received the Seven Seals Award for outstanding support he and his company provides to its Citizen Soldiers. Cole was nominated by Staff Sgt. Thomas Ritter, left. Presenting the award is William Burkhard, North Central Pennsylvania ESGR Area Chair.

First Quality employee, Don Cole, receives Seven Seals Award

MCELHATTAN — Don Cole of First Quality-Nutek in McElhattan was awarded a Department of Defense Employer Support of Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Seven Seals Award Wednesday, Jan. 25. William Burkhard, North Central Area Chair of the Pennsylvania ESGR, made the presentation. The Seven Seals Award ...

North Central Sight Service closes Bellefonte store

WILLIAMSPORT — In light of the current economic climate, as well as decreased funding, North Central Sight Services, Inc. has closed its Low Vision Store located at  221 W. High St., Bellefonte. North Central Sight Services will be streamlining operations in order to remain true to its ...

Youngers

Hancock Home Inspections reaches milestone

Hancock Home Inspections of Lock Haven recently reached a business milestone performing home inspection number 10,000, in it’s 21st year in business. The 10,000th inspection customer’s were Brittany and Zachery Younger of Mifflinburg, pictured.  For being the 10,000th home inspection ...

Gail Kulp

Susquehanna Partnership hires new executive director

The board of directors of the Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP) have announced that Gail R. Kulp, CAE, has been named the new executive director, effective Jan. 9. Kulp succeeds Trish Carothers, who has moved into a new role within the organization focused on the River Town’s Program ...

Workshop to help businesses tap government marketplace

WILLIAMSPORT —Businesses will have the opportunity to learn basic principles they need to know to do business with local, state and federal governments in a free workshop in Williamsport, conducted by SEDA-Council of Governments Procurement Technical Assistance Center staff. The Selling to ...

LHU students take top honors at Business Pitch Competition

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University business students won first, second, third place, and honorable mention awards in the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Business Pitch Competition Finals held at the Pennsylvania College of Technology, in Williamsport on Nov. ...