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Wright Named Director of Ohio Society of CPAs

Jessie Wright, a supervisor with Canfield-based  Schroedel, Scullin & Bestic, CPAs, has been nominated as a director on the executive board of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. Wright, a certified public accountant, also holds the designations of certified valuation analyst and certified global management accounting designations. She specializes in employee benefit plan audits […]

Jessie Wright, a supervisor with Canfield-based  Schroedel, Scullin & Bestic, CPAs, has been nominated as a director on the executive board of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. Wright, a certified public accountant, also holds the designations of certified valuation analyst and certified global management accounting designations. She specializes...

Carmella Maria Products Earn ‘Editor’s Choice Awards’

Carmella Williams, owner and “kitchen chemist” of Carmella Marie, a natural hair-care company based in Youngstown, has won two 2018 Editors’ Choice Awards from TextureMedia, a hair and beauty content and eCommerce platform. Williams, who started her business in 2015, is director of diversity and inclusion at the Youngstown Business Incubator. Her company was honored […]

Carmella Williams, owner and "kitchen chemist" of Carmella Marie, a natural hair-care company based in Youngstown, has won two 2018 Editors' Choice Awards from TextureMedia, a hair and beauty content and eCommerce platform. Williams, who started her business in 2015, is director of diversity and inclusion at the Youngstown Business...

Burdman to Head Western Reserve Public Media

Bonnie Deutsch Burdman has been elected chairwoman of the board of directors of Western Reserve Public Media. She replaces community volunteer and University of Akron retired dean Mark Auburn, who will continue serving as a board member. Western Reserve Public Media is a PBS member station that provides broadcast channels WNEO and WEAO. Deutsch Burdman […]

Bonnie Deutsch Burdman has been elected chairwoman of the board of directors of Western Reserve Public Media. She replaces community volunteer and University of Akron retired dean Mark Auburn, who will continue serving as a board member. Western Reserve Public Media is a PBS member station that provides broadcast channels...

Lencyk Masonry Names Yalleck Senior VP

Todd Yallech has been appointed senior vice president of field operations for Lencyk Masonry Co. Boardman. Yallech began working for Lencyk Masonry in 1991. He worked as a mason tender for his first two years with the company, and joined the bricklayers union as an apprentice in 1993. After a few years, he became a […]

Todd Yallech has been appointed senior vice president of field operations for Lencyk Masonry Co. Boardman. Yallech began working for Lencyk Masonry in 1991. He worked as a mason tender for his first two years with the company, and joined the bricklayers union as an apprentice in 1993. After a...

Phantom Fireworks to Sponsor Nascar Ride for Six Races

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Phantom Fireworks will sponsor a Nascar Xfinity Series racecar owned by Kaulig Racing for six races this summer, beginning with the Alsco 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday. The Phantom-sponsored car, driven by Ryan Truex, will appear in each Xfinity Series race through the July 6 race at Daytona International Speedway. Xfinity […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Phantom Fireworks will sponsor a Nascar Xfinity Series racecar owned by Kaulig Racing for six races this summer, beginning with the Alsco 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday. The Phantom-sponsored car, driven by Ryan Truex, will appear in each Xfinity Series race through the July 6 race...

NEOMED Receives $7.5M Grant for Mental Health Centers

NEOMED Professor Awarded NIH Grant to Research Atherosclerosis

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University received a $7.5 million grant from Peg’s Foundation Thursday for the college’s Department of psychiatry, the largest grant awarded specifically for mental health treatment by a private foundation in Ohio. The grant supports three centers within the department: the Best Practices in Schizophrenia Treatment Center, the Ohio Program […]

ROOTSTOWN, Ohio – Northeast Ohio Medical University received a $7.5 million grant from Peg’s Foundation Thursday for the college’s Department of psychiatry, the largest grant awarded specifically for mental health treatment by a private foundation in Ohio. The grant supports three centers within the department: the Best Practices in Schizophrenia...

Brewers Guild Aims to Build Craft Beer Culture

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The craft beer scene in northeastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania is growing, with breweries seeming to pop up in every small town or metro center. Most are small endeavors, open only a few days a week or producing small batches. So, in an effort to combine both resources and knowledge, 14 area […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The craft beer scene in northeastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania is growing, with breweries seeming to pop up in every small town or metro center. Most are small endeavors, open only a few days a week or producing small batches. So, in an effort to combine both...

Warren CIC Awaits RG Steel Building’s Tax Status

WARREN, Ohio – The Community Improvement Corporation of Warren and Trumbull County is still waiting for a decision from the state of Ohio on its application for tax-exempt status for the former RG Steel building. The review covers the 2015, 2016 and 2017 tax years, as well as this year. If the application for tax-exempt […]

WARREN, Ohio – The Community Improvement Corporation of Warren and Trumbull County is still waiting for a decision from the state of Ohio on its application for tax-exempt status for the former RG Steel building. The review covers the 2015, 2016 and 2017 tax years, as well as this year....

Neotec, Port of Cleveland Host FTZ Seminar June 13

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A seminar hosted by the Northeast Ohio Trade & Economic Consortium and the Port of Cleveland will educate businesses on how to mitigate the impact of recent and expected import duties. The seminar will be held June 13 at the Embassy Suites in Independence. Among the topics are how foreign trade zone […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A seminar hosted by the Northeast Ohio Trade & Economic Consortium and the Port of Cleveland will educate businesses on how to mitigate the impact of recent and expected import duties. The seminar will be held June 13 at the Embassy Suites in Independence. Among the topics...

City Club Hosts State of the Valley Dinner June 25

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The City Club of the Mahoning Valley will host its State of the Valley dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 25 at Packard Music Hall. The panel discussion will feature Youngstown Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, Warren community development director Michael Keys and Youngstown economic development liaison Dominic Marchionda […]

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The City Club of the Mahoning Valley will host its State of the Valley dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 25 at Packard Music Hall. The panel discussion will feature Youngstown Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, Warren community development director Michael Keys and Youngstown...