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The RBA and the Women’s Council present the Athena Award finalists

RACHEL BAKER AUGUST Executive director Seneca Park Zoo Society Education: B.A., Ithaca College; MPA, SUNY College at Brockport Family: Partner, Len Parker; daughter, 23; son, 19 Professional and community leadership: President/owner, RB Marketing Solutions Inc.; member, marketing committee, Rochester Area ...

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Using emotion judiciously, staying true to self

Roughly a month ago, attorney Sharon Stiller had to catch an early flight for a deposition on Long Island. Mechanical problems with the aircraft caused a delay, and when Stiller finally arrived, opposing counsel declined to conduct the deposition.   ...

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Powerful words of wisdom shape lives, careers

Mary-Beth Cooper received the best advice in her youth. It came from her father: To see value in believing in yourself.   Cooper, senior vice president of student affairs at Rochester Institute of Technology, says that advice has always proved ...

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2012 RBJ Forty Under 40 inductees

Mark Allen Senior vice president JPMorgan Chase & Co. Age: 34 Education: B.A., finance, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio; MBA, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill. Family: Wife, Leslie; son, 4; daughter, 2 Residence: Fairport Professional responsibilities: Responsible for ...

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Grooming the next generation for leadership roles

A Boy Scout is on his way to earn an Explorer badge by helping to design and construct a bridge. For Allen Rossignol, mentoring this boy and developing his leadership skills is important, because he represents the next generation.   ...

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RBJ Forty Under 40 Contents, Judges

This publication recognizes the honorees of the 18th annual Rochester Business Journal Forty Under 40 awards, a group of young leaders who have made significant contributions to the Rochester community. The Rochester Business Journal and sponsors the Bonadio Group, First ...

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Turning the pages for inspiration

Patrick Ahern rereads a particular book annually-for inspiration and reinforcement.   "Never Eat Alone" by Keith Ferrazzi has helped Ahern, partner and senior vice president of Brand Integrity Inc., build better and stronger relationships.   "I literally believe everything in ...

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Grooming the next generation for leadership roles

A Boy Scout is on his way to earn an Explorer badge by helping to design and construct a bridge. For Allen Rossignol, mentoring this boy and developing his leadership skills is important, because he represents the next generation.   ...

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Best Lawyers in Rochester – 2013 Edition

Appellate Practice PITTSFORD A. Vincent Buzard Harris Beach PLLC ROCHESTER David M. Lascell Harter Secrest & Emery LLP Thomas G. Smith Harter Secrest & Emery LLP David H. Tennant Nixon Peabody LLP  Arbitration ROCHESTER Richard D. Rosenbloom Boylan Code LLP ...

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More seniors are behind the wheel

The data are grim: Crashes involving older drivers increase after age 70 and rise further after 80. Drivers 85 and older have the highest rate of deadly crashes.   The statistics, tracked by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, have ...

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Family needs become priority in long-term care

After curtailing capital improvements during the economic downturn, local long-term care facilities have put shovels back in the ground. The building projects reflect interest in skilled nursing care that emphasizes choice, flexibility and privacy.   As a desire to stay ...

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Experts are confronting specter of Alzheimer’s

The torch of aging has been passed to the baby boomer generation-and with it the specter of debilitating disease. Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, in particular, are a deep concern for many boomers as they enter their 50s and 60s.   ...

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Long-Term Care Resources

ADULT DAY CARE PROVIDERS Adult Day Health Care Services at the Jewish Home of Rochester (An affiliate of Jewish Senior Life) 2021 S. Winton Road Rochester, N.Y. 14618 442-1420, ext. 710 Email: info@jewishhomeroch.org Website: www.jewishhomeroch.org  Brighter Day Medical Adult Day ...

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Facilities are poised to seize opportunities under new law

Leaders of local skilled nursing facilities are not yet sure what impact the new Affordable Care Act will have on their operations, but some are optimistic that the law will bring more opportunities.   "I have ideas, thoughts and possible ...

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Senior Living Resources

EDUCATION Accessible Home Renovations CP Rochester 3399 S. Winton Road Rochester, N.Y. 14623 Contact: Rick Bready 334-6000, ext. 1225 Email: rbready@cprochester.org Website: www.cprochester.org Action for a Better Community Inc. 550 E. Main St. Rochester, N.Y. 14604 325-5116 / Fax: 325-9108 ...

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