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A.A. Boos & Sons Receives 2013 Build Ohio Award
A.A.Boos & Sons, Inc. of Oregon has been selected as one of the 2013 Build Ohio Award recipients.

The company was honored for its work on Cedar Point’s Gatekeeper Rollercoaster, which was completed in the spring of 2013.

The company accepted the award at the recent 22nd Annual Build Ohio Celebration held in Columbus.

The Associated General Contractors of Ohio annually hosts the awards to celebrate the commercial construction industry and recognize contractors for excellence. A panel of retired construction professionals selected the winners based on the following criteria: excellence in client service, meeting the challenge of a difficult job, excellence in project management and innovations in construction techniques and materials.


New business
Honeybaked Ham has opened a new location for the holidays at 3010 Navarre in the old FoodTown Plaza.

The store lost its local presence when The Andersons closed its Woodville Mall site. It is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 10 to 5 Saturdays. For more information, call 419-724-HAMS.

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Brittany Spurgeon is the new owner of Nutrition Works at 624 Main St. in Genoa. The nutrition club offers more than 65 flavors of shakes as well as nutrition classes and coaches.


At the clubs
Thomas Nimbley, CEO of PBF Energy, parent company of Toledo Refining Company, will deliver the keynote address at the 20th anniversary dinner of the Oregon Economic Development Foundation Thursday Dec. 5 at Maumee Bay State Park.

Prior to joining PBF Energy in 2010, Nimbley had been with Nimbley Consultants LLC for five years, providing consulting services to clients on various projects, including acquisitions of two oil refineries.

Before that, he was a senior executive with ConocoPhillips, Phillips Petroleum, and Tosco Corporation. He began his career in the oil industry in 1973 when he joined Exxon Company, USA after earning a Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering from Newark College of Engineering / New Jersey Institute of Technology.

For more information, call Lindsay Myers at 419-693-9999


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