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Cilento, Haugh honored in Energy Technology category

HOUSTON -- FuelQuest Inc. said that its founding partners Richard Cilento, CEO, and Douglas Haugh, COO, received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Energy Technology category for the Houston and Gulf Coast region. "Entrepreneur of the Year is a very prestigious award that...

New York chain opens store with focus on food, technology

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- With a focus on foodservice and an upgrade in technology, Nice N Easy opened its newest store this month near a busy intersection in Syracuse, N.Y. Inspired by the large number of other businesses in the area, Nice N Easy felt it was necessary to introduce itself with a bit of a...

Wine charged with developing, leading product innovation strategy

SIMSBURY, Conn. -- The Veeder-Root Co. has appointed Scott W. Wine as president. Wine will have global responsibility for developing and leading the strategy and execution of Veeder-Root's business objectives and product innovation. Wine succeeds Brian Burnett as president of Simsbury, Conn.-based...

New Town & Country store emerges from dream phase
North Carolina chain buys six-store neighbor, purchases two other stores separately
Lamb remains as chairman of executive committee, board; Myers takes chief exec spot
Kraft's Deromedi outlines deal strategy; won't comment on targets.
Baked goods maker files for IPO
Will present seminars, participate in demos, provide startup training for new installations
Patterson's experience includes owning five washes featuring PDQ equipment.