Charlotte Jones, RN, MS, BSN, CDP and co-owner of Comfort Keepers Sarasota, Venice and Bradenton, is now recognized by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners as a Certified Dementia Practitioner. She has also qualified as an approved trainer for the Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care Curriculum, which is the required course for those who desire to become Certified Dementia Practitioners.
Jim Pomroy, the owner and operations manager for Gator Air Conditioning, has been named chief instructor for Chin Motorsports, a provider of noncompetitive track events for sports car enthusiasts. In that position, Pomroy teaches novice drivers who are learning to maneuver on the racetrack and enthusiasts who have racing aspirations. Chin Motorsports provides the opportunity for high-performance car owners to receive advanced driver training in a controlled, closed-course environment at some of the most renowned venues in the country, such as Sebring International Raceway, Watkins Glen International and Virginia International Raceway.
Jennifer Glassmoyer, CPA, a supervisor with Kerkering, Barberio & Co., Certified Public Accountants, completed all the requirements for Intacct Accountant Partner certification. Intacct, a preferred provider of financial applications for AICPA Business Solutions, is a cloud company that is
a leading provider of on-demand financial management and accounting applications. Kerkering, Barberio & Co. has locations in Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch.
Wagner Realty announced the top producers in its offices for February. Listing honors went to Mary Collandra at El Conquistador; Sandy Price at Cortez; Lynda Melnick at Manatee East; Joan and Julie Oliszewski at Manatee Avenue West; Rae Ellen Hayo in Anna Maria; Tamara Owens at First Street in Sarasota; Dia Wilson and Mary Moore on Longboat Key; Pat Duran and Bruce Sheetz at Lakewood Ranch and Ryan Hoffman in the commercial division.
Tops in sales honors went to Michelle Simmons at El Conquistador; Cindy and Mike Greco at Cortez; Larry Oczkowski and Louise Miller at Manatee East; Joan and Julie Oliszewski at Manatee Avenue West; Mark Reemelin in Anna Maria Island; Woody Woodworth at First Street in Sarasota; Marta Altizer at Longboat Key; Carrie Leitzman and Michelle Perkins at Lakewood Ranch and Ken Clanton in the commercial division.
The American Business Women's Association named Sharon Francis-Campbell the 2013 Chapter Woman of the Year for the 1st Class Chapter. Francis-Campbell is a charter member of the chapter and was recognized for helping others grow professionally and personally. As an entrepreneur, the chapter found that she demonstrates resilience.
Fit Crew co-owner, Andrew Terman, earneds his Functional Diagnostic Nutritionist certification. Functional Diagnostic Nutrition is a type of testing that seeks to find the cause of a person's disease and health complaints.
Erin Cigich, president and manager of Clickbooth, a local performance-based online marketing company, was been named a Glass Ceiling Award winner by the Florida Diversity Council. Cigich, along with the 12 other recipients, was formally recognized during an award ceremony at the third annual Florida Women's Conference on March 1 at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale-Davie.