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Monthly Archives: February 2008

Small firm flourishes in medical consulting field

Claudia Egan liked her job as an intensive-care-unit nurse a lot. She had started working in Strong Memorial Hospital’s ICU after getting her nursing degree in 1981. And though some might find an ICU’s adrenaline-charged routines exhausting, Egan was energized. ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Meeting & Banquet Facilities Part 3

–Hunt Country Vineyards 4021 Italy Hill Road Branchport, NY 14418 Phone: (800) 946-3289; (315) 595-2812 Web: www.HuntWines.com E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Jim Alsina Director of sales: Jim Alsina Seating capacity in: –Classroom seating: 75 Free airport shuttle: No –Italian American ...

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Visitor Information

Downtown Rochester Guides Downtown Information Center Corner East Main and St. Paul streets, Rochester (585) 232-3420 www.rochesterdowntown.com VisitRochester 45 East Ave., Suite 400, Rochester (800) 677-7282 www.visitrochester.com Finger Lakes Visitors Connection 25 Gorham St., Canandaigua (877) FUN-IN-NY or (585) 394-3915 ...

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Investment in employee advancement drives loyalty

Workplace loyalty does not look like it did decades ago. But the value still exists, say area employers who are working to nurture it. From building job satisfaction to offering chances to develop skills, firms are moving towards keeping an ...

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Chamber leader to discuss aims for local groups

Two things Paul Speranza Jr. knows well are his native Rochester and his company, Wegmans Food Markets Inc. Through his work with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, he exports and adapts proven processes from each one and extols both in ...

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Control spending, resist higher taxes and fees

State legislators should control spending and resist closing budget gaps with increased taxes and fees, Kenneth Adams, president and CEO of the Business Council of New York State Inc., told lawmakers last week. “We need to avoid budget actions that ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Resorts

–Byrncliff Resort and Conference Center 2357 Humphrey Road Varysburg, NY 14167 Phone: (585) 535-7300 Web: www.byrncliff.com E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Scott Meidenbauer Director of sales: Lindsay Meidenbauer Directors of catering: Lynne George, Patricia Meidenbauer Number of guest rooms: 25 Seating ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Meeting & Banquet Facilities Part 2

–Gatherings at the Senator’s Mansion 99 S. Main St. Churchville, NY 14428 Phone: (585) 293-2840 Web: www.gatheringscatering.com E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Christopher Steubing Seating capacity in: –Banquet rooms: 140 –Classroom seating: 60 Free airport shuttle: No –Genesee Country Village and ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Conference Centers

Conference Centers –The BEST Center 1 College Road Batavia, NY 14020 Phone: (585) 345-6868 Web: www.bestcenter.org E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Tina Marsceill Director of sales: Tina Marsceill Director of catering: Elaine Hawley Seating capacity in: –Banquet rooms: 70-115 –Classroom seating: ...

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Rochester Rendezvous: Give in to the Flower City’s charms

When you visit Rochester, you’ll have plenty to do. It has the arts and entertainment of a big city and the friendly attitude of a smaller one. Like to eat? Take your pick among hundreds of great restaurants. Museums here ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Hotels

Hotels –Belhurst Route 14 South Geneva, NY 14456 Phone: (315) 781-0201 Web: www.belhurst.com E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Kevin Reeder Director of catering: Carmen Brennan-Bain Number of guest rooms: 47 Seating capacity in: –Banquet rooms: 300 –Classroom seating: 40+ Free airport ...

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Where to meet, where to stay: Meeting & Banquet Facilities: part 1

–Agatina’s Restaurant 2967 Buffalo Road Rochester, NY 14624 Phone: (585) 426-0510 Web: www.agatinas.com E-mail: [email protected] General manager: Marcene Fornataro Seating capacity in: –Banquet rooms: 75 –Classroom seating: 40 Free airport shuttle: No –Artisan Works 565 Blossom Road, Suite L Rochester, ...

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Q4: Charles Vita, Rochester direct president, Citizens Bank

Q: You announced this week Citizens Bank will move its Rochester headquarters to Sagamore on East. What about that site was attractive to Citizens Bank in making the decision to relocate there? A: First, we wanted to maintain our commitment ...

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Corrections and Amplifications

In the Feb. 15 list of residential real estate firms, Lamplighter Realty Inc.’s total 2007 residential sales volume and estimated sales volume per full-time agent were incorrect. Total 2007 residential sales volume was roughly $12 million and estimated sales volume ...

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RBJDAILY

This is a recap of news reported first on the Rochester Business Journal’s Web site. To receive the Daily Report e-mail, go to rbjdaily.com/dailyform.htm. RG&E must shut down Russell Station plant Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. has reached a settlement ...

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