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Business at a glance

Aflac recently celebrated the grand opening of its new Fort Wayne regional office at 220 Insurance Drive, Suite A. For information, go to

Catalyst Marketing Design was selected as the agency of record for the Indiana Cable Telecommunications Association.

Academy Mortgage Corp. opened a branch at 11119 Lima Road. The branch manager is Nick Staker.

The 11 Eleven Lyceum is celebrating its grand opening from March 23 to 25 at 6325 Illinois Road and will feature the Phunk-n-Ink Tattoo and Music Festival.

The Warsaw Kosciusko County Chamber of Commerce recently upgraded its website at

Automotive Irrigation Supply, an irrigation, landscaping and lighting company, recently moved to its new location at 2204 Research Drive and will have a grand opening April 3. The new branch manager is Blake Sievers.

The Spatt family recently purchased a Mr. Rooter Plumbing franchise and had a grand opening at 2219 Contractors Drive. For information, go to

Fetters Construction Inc. won the contract for construction of the new administration building for the Indiana Department of Transportation at its Fort Wayne district headquarters.

Lutheran Hospital announced that it is the first hospital in Fort Wayne to use a newly approved medical device called the Resolute Integrity Drug-Eluting Stent from Medtronic to open narrowed coronary arteries in heart disease patients with diabetes.

John Sampson, the president and CEO of the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership, will be joining a trip to Taiwan led by IPFW to secure additional partners for the Global Alliance for Technology Transfer and Entrepreneurship.

Sauer Consulting LLC and One Lucky Guitar Inc. are forming a strategic partnership to offer an all-encompassing approach to business development and marketing strategy. For information, go to or

Boyden & Youngblutt received the Best in Show print and interactive award for its work for Parkview Health, Ferguson Advertising won Best in Show broadcasting for the Friends of Bill the Lion commercials for Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, Vera Bradley’s creative team won three judge’s choice awards and Britton Marketing & Design Shop won a judge’s choice award for work on Vera Bradley’s spring 2011 catalog from The American Advertising Federation of Fort Wayne. The following companies also received Gold Addy Awards. The number won is in parentheses: Boyden & Youngblutt (seven); Vera Bradley (seven); Britton Marketing & Design Shop (six); Asher Agency (five); Ferguson Advertising (five); Labov & Beyond (four); Punch Films (two); Ad Lab Advertising (one); Bokeh Film Video LLC (one); Do it Best Corp. (one); Jeff Dollens (one); Franklin Electric (one); Gravity Music (one); Lutheran Health Network (one); Lincoln Printing (one); Messenger (one); The Nichols Co. (one); and WaterFurnace International (one).

1st Source Bank has extended hours at its drive-up windows to 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 6304 W. Jefferson Blvd., 6506 E. State Blvd. and 10633 Coldwater Road.

Ricker Oil Co. is now offering Ricker’s Rewards, a loyalty program that offers up to 10 cents off each gallon of gas and other in-store discounts.

Morrison Kattman Menze Inc., an architecture, interior design firm, was named Top 100 Healthcare Architect nationally by Modern Healthcare for the fifth consecutive year.