New roles for Bounce staffers

• Bounce Innovation Hub: Michael Haritakis and Victoria Tifft have been named entrepreneurs in residence. Christopher Mazziotto was named director of entrepreneurial services. EbaNee Bond was named program coordinator.

• Massillon Museum: Bailey Yoder joined the museum staff as curator of football heritage.


Honors for Akron hospitals

The Ohio Hospital Association awarded the Donald R. Newkirk Award to William Considine, president of Akron Children’s Hospital. Also, the Cleveland Clinic was awarded the John Chapman Award, OHA’s top environmental award. Cleveland Clinic and Summa Health System received the Melvin Creeley Award, which recognizes hospitals and health systems that demonstrate their commitment to environmental stewardship.


Honda dealer sponsors drive

Chapel Hill-area auto dealership Great Lakes Honda is celebrating a week of service with a pet food and supply drive to benefit Cuyahoga Falls pet rescue organization Paws and Prayers. The dealership at 43 Pruitt Blvd. in Akron is inviting donors to help fill a Honda Ridgeline with needed items Monday through Saturday. The drive concludes with a pet adoption event from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Women’s heart health talk

The ATHENA Akron businesswomen’s group will present “Women and the Heart — How to Stay Healthy” from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Cleveland Clinic Akron General Health and Wellness Center Bath, 4125 Medina Road. Program cost is $25 members, $30 for nonmembers, and $45 for member and guest. For reservations or more information, go to www.ATHENAAkron.org.


Weekly meeting calendar

A list of business organization meetings and special events can be found at https://tinyurl.com/bizcal610.


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