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Mergl Selected for Super Lawyers, Rising Stars List

Ryan Mergl, owner and attorney at Mergl Law Offices, Sharon, Pa., has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Stars List. Super Lawyers is a rating service of attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are based on a multi-phased process that includes a […]

Ryan Mergl, owner and attorney at Mergl Law Offices, Sharon, Pa., has been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Stars List. Super Lawyers is a rating service of attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are based on a...

Koncar Joins Berkshire Northwood Realty Poland Office

Malinda Koncar has joined the Poland office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services. Koncar has more than 17 years of experience in customer service. She attended Youngstown State University and is a graduate of the Hondros School of Business. In her spare time, she enjoys fitness competitions including marathons. Community service is also a […]

Malinda Koncar has joined the Poland office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services. Koncar has more than 17 years of experience in customer service. She attended Youngstown State University and is a graduate of the Hondros School of Business. In her spare time, she enjoys fitness competitions including marathons....

Bartles to Head NCDMM, Gorham Leaving America Makes

Dean L. Bartles is the newly appointed president and CEO of the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining, Blairsville, Pa. He replaces Ralph Resnick who will assume a newly created position of vice president of strategy. NCDMM manages America Makes, the additive manufacturing hub based in Youngstown. In announcing Bartles’ appointment, NCDMM said Rob […]

Dean L. Bartles is the newly appointed president and CEO of the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining, Blairsville, Pa. He replaces Ralph Resnick who will assume a newly created position of vice president of strategy. NCDMM manages America Makes, the additive manufacturing hub based in Youngstown. In announcing...

Koch Joins Boardman Office of Berkshire/Northwood

Chuck Koch is joining the Boardman office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services. Kock was recently named the “rookie of the year” by the Portage County Association of Realtors and was its top agent during the month of January. Koch has been in the housing and construction industry his entire career, working as a […]

Chuck Koch is joining the Boardman office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwood Realty Services. Kock was recently named the "rookie of the year" by the Portage County Association of Realtors and was its top agent during the month of January. Koch has been in the housing and construction industry his...

Boy Scouts Promote Brkic to Field Director

John Brkic has been promoted to the position of field director within the Great Trail Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Brkic will manage all field operations in Mahoning, Trumbull and Portage counties while also managing the retail operations at the Scout Shop in Canfield. He has worked for the Boy Scouts of America […]

John Brkic has been promoted to the position of field director within the Great Trail Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Brkic will manage all field operations in Mahoning, Trumbull and Portage counties while also managing the retail operations at the Scout Shop in Canfield. He has worked for...

Licata to Chair of Accreditation Association Committee

Betty Jo Licata, dean of the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University, was appointed chair of the International Continuous Improvement Review Committee of the American Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The committee oversees processes for continuation of business accreditation. As chair, Licata also serves on the Business Accreditation Policy Committee, […]

Betty Jo Licata, dean of the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University, was appointed chair of the International Continuous Improvement Review Committee of the American Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The committee oversees processes for continuation of business accreditation. As chair, Licata also serves on...

Boulton Joins Farmers’ Mortgage Lending Office

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, continues to grow its mortgage lending services with the addition of Eric Boulton to its Lodi office. Boulton, a mortgage loan consultant, brings with him 13 years of experience in home lending during which he specialized in first-time home buyers, construction and renovation loans. “Eric’s passion for the community and its […]

Farmers National Bank, Canfield, continues to grow its mortgage lending services with the addition of Eric Boulton to its Lodi office. Boulton, a mortgage loan consultant, brings with him 13 years of experience in home lending during which he specialized in first-time home buyers, construction and renovation loans. "Eric's passion...

Maynard to Direct Development at ACH Mahoning Valley

Akron Children’s Hospital has named Luann Maynard as the director of development for Akron Children’s Hospital Mahoning Valley. A graduate of Kent State  University, Maynard started her fundraising career six years ago at the MetroHealth Foundation in Cleveland. Before that position, she spent more than 25 years in sales and training, most recently at Shire […]

Akron Children's Hospital has named Luann Maynard as the director of development for Akron Children's Hospital Mahoning Valley. A graduate of Kent State  University, Maynard started her fundraising career six years ago at the MetroHealth Foundation in Cleveland. Before that position, she spent more than 25 years in sales and...

Gilbert’s Risk Solutions Adds Pituch to Staff

Colleen Pituch has joined Gilbert’s Risk Solutions in Sharon, Pa., as a business risk adviser. Pituch brings more than 20 years of industry experience to Gilbert’s Risk Solutions. She is “known for creating not just relationships, but trusted partnerships,” the agency said in announcing her appointment. Her focus will be to assist business owners and […]

Colleen Pituch has joined Gilbert's Risk Solutions in Sharon, Pa., as a business risk adviser. Pituch brings more than 20 years of industry experience to Gilbert's Risk Solutions. She is "known for creating not just relationships, but trusted partnerships," the agency said in announcing her appointment. Her focus will be...

Kiraly Joins Mercy, Focus on Sleep Medicine

Dr. Carmella Kiraly has joined the medical staff of Mercy Health-Youngstown. Kiraly graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her specialty clinic will focus on obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and parasomnias and other sleep disorders. […]

Dr. Carmella Kiraly has joined the medical staff of Mercy Health-Youngstown. Kiraly graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in sleep medicine at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her specialty clinic will focus on obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy and...