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Wells River Savings Bank Selects FISC for Image Statements

Thu, 09/27/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Lewiston, September 28, 2007 Wells River Savings Bank, a Vermont-based financial institution, has recently selected FISC, one of Maines largest financial institution service providers, to process their image statements. Wells River Savings Bank has been providing personal and business banking products and services to the Upper Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire for more than 100 years.

Promotion Announcement

Sun, 09/23/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Hampton Direct, Inc. is proud to announce Amanda Tatro has been promoted to Sourcing Supervisor. Amanda, who first came to Hampton Direct as an intern through Champlain College, has been with the company since May 2006.

Revision Eyewear Hosts Open House for their New State-of-the-Art Facility in Essex Juntion, Vermont

Wed, 09/19/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Essex Junction, VT (September 20, 2007)-- Revision Eyewear, developers of purpose-built military eyewear, have moved their Williston, Vermont operations to a new state-of-the-art facility in Essex Junction, Vermont. The move was necessitated by Revisions dynamic growth in the marketplace for superior ballistic eyewear protection for the military and law enforcement agencies. The move to larger facilities allows Revision to continue on its growth trajectory.

1st Annual Exterus Fall Expo 2007

Sun, 09/16/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Shelburne, VT: Exterus Technology for Business and Exterus Business Furniture will be hosting the 1st Annual Exterus Fall Expo 2007 at the Hilton Hotel in Burlington on November 27, 2007. The expo is a one-day exposition featuring 30 furniture and technology exhibitors, product demonstrations, prizes and more. This Expo is designed for new businesses, growing businesses, current office remodeling and those who need to keep abreast of constantly changing technology products and services.

Exterus Welcomes Jay Pilcer

Sun, 09/16/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Exterus Technology for Business of Shelburne announced that Jay Pilcer was hired as Director of Sales, VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol). VoIP is the technology where regular voice calls are sent over a companies computer network instead of traditional phone lines. Mr. Pilcer comes to Exterus Technology for Business with over 25 years of experience in sales, business development and customer service. Prior to joining Exterus he spent the last 5 years responsible for the sale of mail room equipment to the business market throughout the state of Vermont. Previously, Mr.

VT Product Receives National Honors

Sun, 09/16/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Clifford of Vermont, a Power & Tel company, is pleased to announce that our manufacturing division product, Quik-Pull®, received the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) 2006 Show Stopper Award. Quik-Pull® was chosen by contractors for its innovative approach to the custom cable assembly market during the October 8-10, 2006 NECA Exhibition in Boston, MA. Only 25 exhibitors were awarded this honor for products that stood out from the others and proved to be efficient and productive, saving both time and money. On Healthy Food Kids Actually Like

Wed, 09/12/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

COLCHESTER, VT-August (DAY), 2007 In a world where vegetables are a child's mortal enemy and junk food calls alluringly from every corner, parents fight a never-ending battle to help their kids eat healthy. Problem is, what's healthy isn't always what a kid finds tasty. Enter and Missy Chase Lapine, author of The Sneaky Chef: Simple Strategies for Hiding Healthy Foods in Kids' Favorite Meals. is the web's only retail grocery social networking website, devoted entirely to parents of young children.

Roxane Leopold honored with Champlain College Distinguished Citizen Award

Mon, 09/10/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

BURLINGTON, Vt.--At Champlain College's Convocation ceremony on the afternoon of September 10, President David F. Finney bestowed the College's 2007 Distinguished Citizen Award on Roxane Leopold, the former executive director of the King Street Youth Center in Burlington.
The award is given annually by the College to a person who displays exceptional personal and professional achievement, a strong record of community service, and dynamic leadership based on equal parts intelligence and wit, creativity and humility.