SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

Business

July 9, 2014

Business Briefcase

People

James and Patricia Mitchell, realtors in J. Barrett & Company’s Manchester office, have been named vice presidents at the privately owned real-estate company.

---

Stefanie Set, a resident of Salem, has joined Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage as a sales associate in the company’s Salem office. Set is a graduate of Salem High School and the University of Massachusetts.

Also, Jonathan Davis, a resident of Beverly, has joined Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage as a sales associate in the Beverly office.

Giving

Transene Company and Rowley Biochemical, manufacturing firms located in Danvers, founded The Martin E. Hecht Memorial Scholarship last year in memory of the late Martin Hecht, who was the owner of both firms. The scholarship, which is funded by employee donations, company contributions and Hecht’s surviving spouse, is awarded to a graduating senior at Danvers High School who will be pursuing a degree in science or engineering. This year’s recipient is Rachel Trocchi.

---

The Cummings Foundation has awarded $100,000 grants to nonprofit organizations that are based in and primarily serve Middlesex, Essex and Suffolk counties, to support a diverse range of causes, including human services, education, healthcare and social justice. The following local nonprofits each received $100,000 grants: In Beverly, Express Yourself Youth Arts, Greater Beverly YMCA, Northeast Behavioral Health, School for Field Studies and SeniorCare Adult Protective Services; in Boxford, Community Giving Tree; in Danvers, New England Homes for the Deaf and Northeast Arc Employment Access; in Peabody, NFI Youth and Police Initiative; and in Salem, For Kids Only Afterschool and Lifebridge Homeless Services.

New businesses

North Shore Performance Training, a performance training fitness facility, has opened inside the Route1 SportsPlex at 199 Newbury St., Danvers.

---

Salem resident Stephanie Spiridakis, founder of the fitness and training studio Pumped For Life, has opened a new location at 128 Park St., Unit B7, in Beverly.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Business

AP Video
Bank of America Reaches Record $17B Settlement Autistic Entrepreneurs Prove Their Mettle Security Firm: Hackers Steal 1.2B Passwords Phelps Signs With New Suit Company Escaping Email: Inspired Vision or Pipe Dream? US Employers Add 209K Jobs, Rate 6.2 Pct US Stocks Plunge, Wiping Out July's Gains Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best AP Review: Amazon Fire Adds Spark to Smartphones
NDN Video
US Mission to Rescue Hostages in Syria Failed Reggie Jackson's ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Are Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon Breaking Up? Motorcyclist Sticks Landing This 'Breaking Bad' Reunion is the Most Hilarious Thing You'll See All Day! President Obama talks about who James Foley was Nicki Minaj Unleashes Her 'Anaconda' On the World Watch Helicopter Perform Aerial Ballet Can Buckeyes fill Miller's void? Victoria's Secret Models Prove They're in Fighting Shape How Brian Hoyer Stacks Up With Johnny Manziel Taylor Swift Reveals New Album 1989 is Full-On Pop Crews rescue elderly woman trapped inside flooded minivan Man Poses for New Mugshot Photo Wearing Shirt with Old Mugshot Photo On It Disquieting times for Malaysia's 'fish listeners' Caught On Camera: Johnny Manziel Obscene Gesture Rita Ora Embraces the Ice Bucket Challenge Bird surprises soccer player Ashley Young during game Chapter Two: Never too late to become an artist Ice Bucket Challenge Goes Viral, Raises Over $15M For ALS
Comments Trcker