Business briefs

October 18, 2000

Business briefs

J&B Bridals and Formals

Barb and Jackie Resh, of J&B Bridals and Formals, recently attended the North American Bridal Association's Spring Bridal Market in Las Vegas.

The exposition included new spring 2001 bridal fashions by manufacturers and designers not found in east coast bridal showings.

Blue Seal Feeds

David S. Livermore, of Shippensburg, Pa., recently joined Blue Seal Feeds Inc. as a dairy sales representative at the firm's Hagerstown mill. He previously held a similar position with another major feed company.

Also, Michael L. Herrick was recently named production manager at Blue Seal's Hagerstown mill. Herrick, who has 18 years with the company, started as a truck driver in Augusta, Maine, and later served as dispatcher. In 1993 he became operations manager for Blue Seal's Chatham, N.Y,. mill.

City Hospital

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - City Hospital's director of facilities, William L. Cornett has been named secretary/treasurer of the West Virginia Society for Healthcare Engineers.


The society is affiliated with the West Virginia Hospital Association.

Cornett has been a member of the group for three years.

Don Bowers Accounting, Tax & Financial Services

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Don Bowers, owner of Don Bowers Accounting, Tax & Financial Services, recently passed the National Association of Securities Dealers' test for the designation of investment company and variable contracts representative.

This test covers knowledge of investment products such as mutual funds, unit investment trusts and certain types of money markets.

Bowers recently joined H.D. Vest Investment Securities Inc. to expand his services beyond accounting and income tax preparation.

L.J. Parrish and Associates Executive Search Consultants

Laura J. Parrish, president of L.J. Parrish and Associates Inc., Executive Search Consultants, was recently named treasurer and to a fifth term on the board of directors of the Maryland Association of Professional Recruitment Consultants.

The organization monitors employment and recruiting firm issues as well as human resource and employment trends.

L.J. Parrish & Associates specializes in recruiting for manufacturing management, finance and international marketing.

Martin & Seibert

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The International Association of Commercial Collectors Inc., the international trade association for commercial debt collectors, has announced that Ken Lovering of Martin & Seibert L.C. in Martinsburg recently became an IACC Certified Commercial Collector.

Certified commercial collectors must pass a test with questions on commercial collections and the duties of collectors.

Mackintosh Realtors

Mackintosh Realtors' Frederick office, recently announced its top sales associates for September. Dick Bittner was Top Lister, Brian Greenberg earned Top Producer honors and Dale Luhn received the Top Sales award.

The firm's Mount Airy office also recently announced its top sales associates for September. Bob Hilton was Top Producer, Alice Mazurowski earned Top Sales honors and Patrick Corbin received the Top Lister award.

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