COMPANIES

FirstEnergy Corp.

Kevin T. Smalley and Charles R. Weyrick were recognized with the company’s President’s Award. The annual award honors exceptional employee performance that contributes to FirstEnergy’s vision, values and objectives. Smalley, a customer support manager with Ohio Edison, was recognized for his contribution to a team that helped drive significant economic development opportunities for local communities. Weyrick, who recently retired as a corporate safety lead, was recognized for his exceptional dedication to customer and employee safety during his 40-year career at FirstEnergy.

Davey Tree Expert Co.

The following new members were appointed to Davey’s President’s Council: Natascha Batchelor, Ray Betz and Chris Deathe, residential service line; and Mark Calko and James Hartzell, utility service line. They will join existing members of the council in various committees to brainstorm and research new ideas related to the company’s operations and present them to the council for review. The council then passes ideas on to Davey management for further development or implementation.

PEOPLE

Eileen Sass

The Ohio Society of CPAs installed Eileen Sass, CPA, the owner of Sass Accounting Services in Copley, to a two-year term on the 2014-15 Executive Board at its Leadership Summit on June 17. The Ohio Society of CPAs represents 21,000 CPAs and accounting professionals in business, education, government and public accounting.

Stephanie DeMuesy

MetLife Premier Client Group announced Stephanie DeMuesy earned MetLife’s Platinum Conference level of recognition. This recognition is given annually to a select set of top MPCG financial services representatives across the country who exemplify superior standards of personal integrity, professionalism and customer service.