Pharmacist joins Klein’s

• Klein’s Pharmacy: Christina Cohn joined the Cuyahoga Falls drugstore and will split her time between the main pharmacy and its adjacent Klein’s AssureMed Solutions.

• CBLH Design: William Schubert joined the architectural firm as director of planning.


Newcomer to artists’ board

Cris Drugan of Emerald Art Services LLC has been named to the board of directors of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve.


Hall of Fame exec to speak

Pete Fierle, the chief of staff and vice president of communications at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, will be the featured speaker Friday at the Greater Akron Chamber’s Morning Buzz monthly breakfast series at the Hilton Garden Inn Akron, 1307 E. Market St.

The series aims to connect small- and medium-sized businesses by encouraging the exchange of ideas and strategies for business success.

Fierle, who joined the Hall of Fame staff in 1988, will discuss the facility’s ongoing expansion in a talk titled A Vision for the Future.

Registration and breakfast begin at 7:30 a.m., and the program will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. The cost is $25 for members, $50 for nonmembers and includes a breakfast buffet.

To register for the event online, go to www.greaterakronchamber.org or make a reservation by calling the Greater Akron Chamber at 330-376-5550.

Akron Roundtable speakers

GateHouse Media executives Bill Albrecht and Bradley M. Harmon will be the featured speakers at the Akron Roundtable at noon July 19 at Quaker Station on the University of Akron campus.

Albrecht was named president and publisher of the Akron Beacon Journal/Ohio.com on May 14 after the newspaper and its online product were purchased by GateHouse. He is also the group publisher for GateHouse Media Ohio

Harmon is president and publisher of the Dispatch Media Group and is also GateHouse Media’s president of Central U.S. Operations in eight states.

Tickets for the luncheon are $25. To purchase tickets and for additional information, visit www.akronroundtable.org or call 330-247-8682.


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