Business Notes Featured

1:04pm EDT February 26, 2002
RETAIL

Angelo Parente, owner of the Sbarro restaurant in Fifth Avenue Place, has opened a second Sbarro on Smithfield Street, Downtown.

ACCOUNTING/CONSULTING

KEYGroup Partners, an international consulting, training and development company with headquarters in Pittsburgh, is partnering with Shared Vision Alliance to provide the Equine Business Experience for Teams nationally.

BANKING

Eureka Bank has launched a Web-based banking site, Eureka by Web, and a telephone banking service, Eureka by Phone.

ADVERTISING/PUBLIC RELATIONS

CommuniTech is providing marketing support to the West Pittsburgh Partnership for Regional Development, a nonprofit development group.

Ten/United has been named agency of record for the Comet cleaning agents, a line of products acquired by Prestige Brands International Inc. It has also acquired the entire account for consumer products company's Prell line.

The ARC Allegheny family of corporations has adopted a new name, Achieva. Four corporations now operate under Achieva: The Arc of Pittsburgh; COMPRO, which provides support to individuals in the areas of infant/toddler therapies, supported employment through Parc-Way Industries, and other services; RAMS, a mailing service; and The Family Trust, offering estate planning, guardianship and representative payee services.

Marmion Advertising has been selected by Joy Mining Machinery to assist the company in developing and deploying its marketing and public relations programs.

Quest Fore has been named the communications agency of record by Cornerstone Development Group to promote Keystone Opportunity Zones across a nine-county region of Southwestern Pennsylvania.

TECHNOLOGY

Information Systems Services Inc. has opened an office to serve the Cincinnati and Columbus areas.

ENGINEERING/CONSTRUCTION

Burt Hill Kosar Rittlemann Associates has been awarded the contract to design the $7 million Chicopee Public Library in Chicopee, Mass.

Burns & Scalo Roofing Co. has received the roofing contract for the St. Vincent College freshman dormitory.

Cuddy Roofing Co. has received the roofing contract for the $3.6 million Ross Township Municipal Building.

Turner Construction Co. has been selected for pre-constructions services for a 775-room dormitory project at the main campus of Pennsylvania State University in University Park.

Manheim Corp., a specialist in designing and building parking structures, has selected LarsonO'BrienAcumen as agency of record.

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS

Power Drives Inc. of Buffalo, N.Y., has opened a branch in Allison Park. The company is a supplier of automation, power transmission and fluid power solutions.

B2B

Ditto Document Services Inc. has partnered with CaseCentral Inc. to offer law firms and corporations imaging, storage and management of all case documents and information online.