NAMED Voyageur Transportation Services, as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.
AWARDED Lesley Pringle (coordinator radiation therapy, London Health Sciences Centre), Human Touch Award from Cancer Care Ontario and the Ontario Renal Network.
PROMOTED Tony K. Collrin, to director of operations, Brainworks.
NAMED StarTech.com, as one of the Top 50 Tech Companies in Canada by Branham300 and a Canada’s Best Managed Companies Gold Standard Winner.
ACHIEVED By Geoff Curphey (general manager, The London Club), designation of certified club manager (CCM) by the Club Managers Association of America.
OPENED The Rhino Lounge Bakery & Coffee Shoppe, 421 Ridout Street North (Museum London).
APPOINTED Gary Lima, senior vice president academic, Fanshawe College.
APPOINTED Nancy Cobban, senior consultant, Ross Nicolson, executive account manager, and Lenore Burke, administration and marketing coordinator, Edge Information Management Solutions.
AWARDED The Tricar Group, 2014 Tarion Award of Excellence, High-rise Builder category.
AWARDED Julie Vriesinga (Salon Entrenous), Canadian Hairstylist of the Year by Canadian Hairdresser Magazine.
OPENED Locomotive Espresso, 408 Pall Mall Street.
AWARDED Jackie Kinder, 2014 June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Award for Voluntarism.
APPOINTED Debra Low, director, finance & administration, Youth Opportunities Unlimited.
EXPANDED Outspokin Cycles, at 994 Horton Street.
MOVED Akira Systems Inc., to 202-205 Horton Street.
OPENED Coakley’s (shoe repair, key cutting, dry cleaning), 57 York Street.
CELEBRATED Turner Drug Store, 75th anniversary.
APPOINTED Costa Poulopoulos (Realty Executives Elite Ltd.), president, Ontario Real Estate Association.
ANNOUNCED The 2014 London Business Hall of Fame inductees: Terry Zavitz (Zavitz Insurance); Wayne Dunn and Denis Crane (County Heritage Forest Products).