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Sons of American Revolution Honor Chief Bish

Dennis Bish, chief of police and director of public safety at Thiel College, was honored Oct 11 as a “selfless public servant” by the Pennsylvania Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Bish, a former helicopter crew chief in the U.S. Army, park ranger and municipal police officer, was presented with the organization’s law […]

Dennis Bish, chief of police and director of public safety at Thiel College, was honored Oct 11 as a "selfless public servant" by the Pennsylvania Society of the Sons of the American Revolution. Bish, a former helicopter crew chief in the U.S. Army, park ranger and municipal police officer, was...

OAR Recognizes 5 Agents from Mayo Realtors

Five real estate agents at Mayo Realtors, Boardman, were recognized for outstanding sales performance at the Ohio Association of Realtors recent annual convention in Cincinnati. Bob Roberts (pictured) once again led the Mayo office in both listings and sales volume and has consistently been recognized by the state association. John Potter has quickly achieved a […]

Five real estate agents at Mayo Realtors, Boardman, were recognized for outstanding sales performance at the Ohio Association of Realtors recent annual convention in Cincinnati. Bob Roberts (pictured) once again led the Mayo office in both listings and sales volume and has consistently been recognized by the state association. John...

AmeriFirst Welcomes Business Development Manager

Matt Heikkinen, a Youngstown native with more than 20 years experience in the real estate industry, has returned home to join AmeriFirst Home Mortgage in Poland as business development manager. His work elsewhere most recently took him to Florida where he was a commercial real estate investment adviser and helped to acquire more than $750 […]

Matt Heikkinen, a Youngstown native with more than 20 years experience in the real estate industry, has returned home to join AmeriFirst Home Mortgage in Poland as business development manager. His work elsewhere most recently took him to Florida where he was a commercial real estate investment adviser and helped...

Coviello Named President of Chamber Foundation

Guy Coviello has been promoted to president of the Regional Chamber Foundation. He joined the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber in 2014 as the agency’s vice president of government affairs. The foundation is a 501(c)(3) that serves as the chamber’s supporting organization. In the past few years, it has been involved in supporting new programming in workforce development, […]

Guy Coviello has been promoted to president of the Regional Chamber Foundation. He joined the Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber in 2014 as the agency's vice president of government affairs. The foundation is a 501(c)(3) that serves as the chamber’s supporting organization. In the past few years, it has been involved in supporting...

Ohio Living Names Gongaware ‘Employee of the Year’

Michelle Gongaware is the recipient of the Employee of the Year Award from Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice — Greater Youngstown. Gongaware was nominated by her peers and selected by the award committee. She serves as business development liaison. Ohio Living says the award recognizes an employee who personifies its core values of care, […]

Michelle Gongaware is the recipient of the Employee of the Year Award from Ohio Living Home Health & Hospice -- Greater Youngstown. Gongaware was nominated by her peers and selected by the award committee. She serves as business development liaison. Ohio Living says the award recognizes an employee who personifies...

Solvesky Named to Forbes ‘Top Next-Gen’ List

Katie Solvesky, a financial adviser with the Canfield office of Merrill Lynch, has been recognized on Forbes magazine’s 2018 “America’s Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors” list. Advisors considered for this ranking were born in 1980 or later witha  minimum of four years relevant experience. The ranking algorithm is based on qualitative measures and quantitative criteria, such […]

Katie Solvesky, a financial adviser with the Canfield office of Merrill Lynch, has been recognized on Forbes magazine's 2018 "America's Top Next-Generation Wealth Advisors" list. Advisors considered for this ranking were born in 1980 or later witha  minimum of four years relevant experience. The ranking algorithm is based on qualitative...

Sawyer Begins Second Career with Burgan Real Estate

Burgan Real Estate, Boardman, has added Jessica Sawyer to its rapidly expanding roster of agents. Sawyer is a surgical dental assistant and will add selling real estate to her resume. “She did her research, got her license and found a perfect alignment with the culture of Burgan Real Estate, say co-owners and brokers Patrick Burgan […]

Burgan Real Estate, Boardman, has added Jessica Sawyer to its rapidly expanding roster of agents. Sawyer is a surgical dental assistant and will add selling real estate to her resume. "She did her research, got her license and found a perfect alignment with the culture of Burgan Real Estate, say...

Kachelries Joins Community Legal Aid Services

Attorney Michael Kachelries recently joined Community Legal Aid Services where he will serve clients in Youngstown’s Taft Promise Neighborhood. As a staff attorney for Legal Aid’s Neighbor Law Project — designed to breathe new life into the 40-block neighborhood surrounding Taft Avenue — Kachelries says he looks forward to providing community  members with legal advice […]

Attorney Michael Kachelries recently joined Community Legal Aid Services where he will serve clients in Youngstown's Taft Promise Neighborhood. As a staff attorney for Legal Aid's Neighbor Law Project -- designed to breathe new life into the 40-block neighborhood surrounding Taft Avenue -- Kachelries says he looks forward to providing...

WRTA Appoints Harris as Executive Director

The board of trustees for the  Western Reserve Transit Authority has named Dean J. Harris as the agency’s new executive director. His will begin his new position Oct. 17. Most recently, Harris was a senior finance specialist for the Ohio Risk Transit Pool. Before that, he was director of finance and assistant secretary/treasurer of Akron’s […]

The board of trustees for the  Western Reserve Transit Authority has named Dean J. Harris as the agency’s new executive director. His will begin his new position Oct. 17. Most recently, Harris was a senior finance specialist for the Ohio Risk Transit Pool. Before that, he was director of finance...

Luellen Named COO at Mercy Health-Youngstown

John Luellen has joined Mercy Health-Youngstown as chief operating officer. Luellen has more than 20 years of experience in the health-care industry, both as an emergency medicine practitioner and executive. He most recently served as vice president and chief operating officer at Heritage Valley Health System in Hopewell, Pa. “Dr. Luellen’s experience in leading high-quality […]

John Luellen has joined Mercy Health-Youngstown as chief operating officer. Luellen has more than 20 years of experience in the health-care industry, both as an emergency medicine practitioner and executive. He most recently served as vice president and chief operating officer at Heritage Valley Health System in Hopewell, Pa. "Dr....