Business Notes: April 16, 2018

  • Steve Swett, of Hanover, takes notes as Dr. Daniel Stadler speaks on death with dignity at Dartmouth-Hitchcock's Aging Resource Center in Lebanon, N.H., Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2018. (Valley News - James M. Patterson) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. James M. Patterson

Sunday, April 15, 2018

The Better Business Bureau of New Hampshire is currently accepting applications for the 2018 BBB Torch Awards for Marketplace Ethics. Applications are being accepted through May 14 and are open to for-profit organizations of all sizes that are headquartered, operate and provide goods or services in New Hampshire. Three companies that demonstrate outstanding business practices while promoting a trustworthy marketplace will be honored at the Annual Torch Awards Ceremony on June 27 at 5 p.m. at the Bedford Village Inn, 2 Olde Bedford Way, Bedford. Applications can be found online at bbb.org/concord.

Citizens Bank will present Financial Literacy Awards to three nonprofits, which will receive $45,000 in program support, in recognition of National Financial Literacy Month.

Sanborn, Head & Associates is proud to be celebrating 25 years of service. Paul Sanborn, Charlie Head, Scott Shillaber and Chip Crocetti established the firm in April of 1993. Over the past few months, staff, clients and friends have been celebrating these successes and Sanborn Head’s 25th Anniversary with special events. Celebrations will continue until the beginning of May.

New Hampshire Good Roads Association announced the results of the election of its officers and directors. They are President Brian Good of Busby Construction Company; Vice President Paul Busby of Busby Construction Company; Secretary and Treasurer Ryan Audley of R.S. Audley; directors Melissa Neptune of Hew Company, Sue Merrill of F.L. Merrill, Adam Bates of Weaver Brothers Construction, Bill Boynton of N.H. Department of Transportation, P.J. Mason of Chadwick BaRoss, William Hess of Jeremy Hiltz Excavating, Larry Major of Pike Industries, Jeff Foote of Bedford, Chris Mulleavey of Hoyle Tanner and Associates, Jason Riley of Maine Drilling and Blasting and Richard Bushnell of Core & Main.

Gems First just became retail members of the prestigious organization American Gem Society, the only jewelry store in Concord to hold that distinction. To join the AGS, every member must go through a peer-reviewed application process followed by an annual recertification exam.