Category Archives: Business Briefs

Business Briefs 6-27-14

Avon back in New Rochelle Avon, the company for women is back in New Rochelle. The global beauty company with more than $8 billion in annual revenue markets to women in over 100 countries. The Avon brand has been around 127 years. Linda Ruggiero, Avon recruiter and New Rochelle resident, has set up shop in […]

Business Briefs 5-23-14

Larchmont Lions welcome two new members Two new members were inducted into the Larchmont Lions Club, a local chapter of the largest service organization in the world, on May 4. Approximately 1.37 million members in 46,000 Lions clubs in 208 countries are united globally in fighting eye diseases, blindness and measles as well as supplying […]

Business Briefs 4-25-2014

Jeffrey Gerson named to Barron’s top 1,200 financial advisors Morgan Stanley announced Jeffrey Gerson, executive director, senior portfolio management director and wealth advisor in the firm’s Penn Plaza wealth management office, has been named to Barron’s list of America’s “Top 1,200 Advisors: 2014 State-by-State.” The “Barron’s Top 1,200 Advisors” is a select group of individuals […]

Business Briefs 3-28-2014

Ronald McDonald House becomes newest member of Nonprofit Westchester Nonprofit Westchester recently announced the Ronald McDonald House of the greater Hudson Valley as its newest member. NPW is an advocacy organization that represents more than 90 nonprofits in the county. “The Ronald McDonald House of the greater Hudson Valley has been a key resource to […]

Business Briefs 2-28-2014

Executive Association presents donation to Cerebral Palsy The Executive Association of Westchester generously donated funds in 2013 to update CP/W’s Assistive Technology Center, which has had a tremendous impact on the program participants at CP/W. The Executive Association’s generosity to CP/W is deeply appreciated. This year, they donated $13,000 to support CP/W’s sensory room. The […]

Business Briefs 1-31-2014

Two top-producing agents join Douglas Elliman Westchester Douglas Elliman Real Estate anno-unces that two industry leaders–Henry B. Goldstein and Stacey Oestrich–have joined the company’s Armonk brokerage. Both Goldstein and Oestrich are anchored in the Westchester community and possess strong knowledge of the local markets. “Stacey and Henry are extremely respected, not only in their professions, […]

Business Briefs 12-6-2013

Harrison dentist inducted into the International College of Dentists 2013 Dr. Kenneth Magid, D.D.S., was inducted into the International College of Dentists in recognition of his services to the field of dentistry. The ceremony was held in New Orleans on Nov. 1, 2013. The International College of Dentists is a worldwide honorary dental organization established […]

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Three physicians at Phelps Hospital named “doctors of distinction” Three Phelps Memorial Hospital Center physicians were honored at the first-annual “Doctors of Distinction” awards ceremony. The event was co-sponsored by Citrin Cooperman, Westchester County Medical Society, Westfair Communications, and the Bristal Assisted Living facility, where the awards ceremony and reception were held. “We are particularly […]

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Rye lawyers honored Super Lawyers has recognized Dorf & Nelson LLP partners, Jon A. Dorf, Jonathan B. Nelson and Daniel R. Alcott for their excellence in the practice of law and is including them on the list of 2013 New York Metro Super Lawyers, an honor that is limited to only five percent of the […]

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Local realtor achieves national recognition Christina DiMinno with Bronxville-Ley Real Estate has been awarded the Seniors Real Estate Specialist designation by the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council of the National Association of Realtors. DiMinno joins more than 16,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the SRES designation. All were required to successfully […]