Business notes for Aug. 5
THE NEW HAMPSHIRE LIQUOR COMMISSION selected WEDU as agency-of-record. Wedu will handle marketing and advertising for the New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlets.
IRWIN TOYOTA SCION of Laconia was selected by Toyota Motor Sales as one of 27 dealerships in the Boston region to win the company’s prestigious President’s Award this year. The award honors those businesses that are superior in all facets of their operations.
NORTH BRANCH CONSTRUCTION of Concord was awarded the design/build contract to perform the renovation to the University of New Hampshire’s McConnell Hall. The four-story, 60,000-square-foot building, previously home to the university’s business school, will now be used as a classroom and office building for psychology, sociology, the Family Research Lab and the
College of Liberal Arts. Construction is expected to start in October and be completed by July.
THE BANK OF AMERICA CHARITABLE FOUNDATION donated $10,000 to the NEW HAMPSHIRE COMMUNITY LOAN FUND for its Farm Food Initiative, which aims to grow and strengthen local food businesses across the state. TRANSCANADA CORP. donated $15,000 to the initiative.