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USA Risk Group Announces New Employees and Office Move

Sun, 12/11/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Montpelier, VT USA Risk Group announced today its expansion of its Burlington offices. They have recently hired two experienced captive insurance account managers, Jenny Denison and Judy McNally to assist in the continued captive growth of the Group.
With the two new hires, the Burlington office will be taking new office space in the Gateway Plaza office building at 30 Main Street, Suite 450 in Burlington effective December 12th.

GEER Sound & Communications earn highest AV Industry Certification

Thu, 12/08/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

GEER Sound & Communications Only Vermont Company to Earn Highest AV Industry Certification
One of 3 in New England and 65 in the World
Milton, VT - December 9, 2005 GEER Sound & Communications today announced that it is the only company in Vermont and one of only three in New England to earn Gold Level certification in the Certified AudioVisual Solutions Provider (CAVSP) Program. GEER Sound earned the highest certification level because at least 75% of its employees are Certified Technology Specialists.

Exposition Wins National Honors

Wed, 12/07/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Champlain Valley Exposition Receives
National Honors for Fair Photos and Exhibits
ESSEX JUNCTION, VT - The Champlain Valley Exposition (CVE) received five top awards at the International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) 115th annual conference held Nov. 28-30 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Recruitment Specialist and Human Resource Services firm opens

Sat, 12/03/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Church, Engle & Associates Inc, Recruitment Specialist and Human Resource Consultants has opened its office in Shelburne. We provide businesses with Professional, Executive and Key Position Recruitment as well as General Human Resource Consulting. Barbara S. Church and Keith J. Engle each bring over 25 years of Human Resource experience with extensive knowledge of the local business community and personalized and in-depth service.

Champlain College announces a new bachelor's degree in Electronic Game Programming

Tue, 11/29/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

BURLINGTON, Vt.--One year after rolling out New Englands first bachelors degree in Electronic Game and Interactive Development, Champlain College is launching another innovative gaming major. Starting in Fall 2006, a new bachelors degree in Electronic Game Programming will offer a deep selection of technology courses for students who want to focus on the coding side of this growing industry.

Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund Announces New Executive Director

Mon, 11/28/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Montpelier The Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund ( announced today that Ellen Kahler has been named its new Executive Director. I am very excited about this new opportunity, said Kahler. The Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund is an innovative, forward-thinking nonprofit that uses an array of sustainable economic development strategies to create livable jobs, promote vibrant, economically diverse communities, develop new market sectors and business networks, and enhance our overall quality of life for generations to come.

The Physical Therapy Practice Personalized PT Debuts A New Website

Fri, 11/25/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Personalized PT debuts a comprehensive new website designed to inform the community about physical therapy techniques, injury prevention, and performance enhancement at work or play. went live this week as part of ongoing effort by Personalized PT (of Stowe and Morrisville) to inform, engage, and enlighten their patients and the community on preventing injuries& and the benefits of manual physical therapy if one should occur.
Stowe and Morrisville, VT November 17, 2005 Personalized PT

New Gallery Opening in Waterbury

Sun, 11/20/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Julie Ruth
Waterbury, VT On Thursday, December 1, 2005, a new gallery will open its doors in Waterbury. Julie Ruth Studio & Gallery is located at 23 South Main Street, above the popular pub and brewery The Alchemist. Julie Ruth, a painter, and her husband Shannon Matthew Long, a sculptor, are the proprietors.

Local Author Donates Her New Book To Help Fill The Food Shelves

Sat, 11/19/2005 - 8:00pm -- tim

Here are just a few of the topics covered in the manual:
1. Find out the steps you need to take to be sure of a successful used car buying experience.
2. Learn the questions you should ask a dealer or private owner before you even go to look at a used car.
3. Uncover those ýhiddený problems the dealers don't want you to know about, and are not listed on a CARFAX report.
4. Negotiate your best deal, and save the upper hand for last. Literally squeeze every penny out of the sale. Youýll have the dealer crying ýuncle!ý