The CPA, business and financial advisory firm headquartered in Cleveland relocated its Fairlawn-Akron office to 3320 W. Market St., Suite 300, Fairlawn. The firm said the move will accommodate growth in the Akron market over the last six years. An open house will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.
Ramsburg Insurance Agency
Ramsburg Insurance Agency of Uniontown earned the Senior Partner designation from Grange Insurance for independent agents’ performance. Fewer than 300 of Grange’s 3,600 agencies earned Senior Partner status in 2013.
Republic Diesel, headquartered in Louisville, Ky., said it acquired assets of Center Automotive Machine in Akron. The new name will be Center Diesel & Machine, a division of Republic Diesel, and operations will continue at 274 E. South St., Akron.
Dominion East Ohio
The following were honored during the 30th Anniversary Volunteer of the Year Celebration: Marge Cestoni, business performance consultant, contract services, at the company’s Akron Springside office; and Curt Grimes, gas safety and training specialist at the company’s Akron Wilbeth shop. The following were named Lifetime Achievement honorees: Jeff Angeletti, gas supply operations, North Canton; and Melinda Whitehead, Akron Springside.
Media II Inc.
F. Daniel Balmert
The Managing Partner of the Vorys Akron office was inducted as president of the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA). He has served on ADTA’s executive council since 2006, most recently as vice president.
The senior art director at WRL Advertising accepted a position on the governing board of directors for the Orrville/Dalton YMCA in the role of marketing/advertising.
Nicole Duncan was awarded the 2014 Jackson-Belden Chamber of Commerce GEM award. The award is give to the JAX Young Professional of the Year. She is a 2011 graduate of Walsh University and is Executive Sales Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Canton.
An American Family Insurance agent in Cuyahoga Falls, Bedillion was recognized with the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certification.
The Senior Manager in Bober Markey Fedorovich’s Transaction Advisory Services and Valuation Services Group, Swann earned the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) credential. It is a CPA designation created by the American Institute of CPAs. The ABV credential is awarded for skill and education in business valuation.
Michael R. Puterbaugh
A Partner at Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs LLC, Puterbaugh was named a part of the top 100 Trial Lawyers in Ohio in Criminal Defense Law by the National Trial Lawyers (NTL).