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Business at a glance

LaBov & Beyond Marketing Communications and Training has published a business book titled “Cranking up the Volume on the Sales Channel” on Amazon’s Kindle Publishing.

The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership recently launched a new website at

Savannah Springs Senior Apartments recently had its grand opening celebration at 3706 Goeglein Road.

Average Joe Artisan Bread received the Best of Show award from The Veracious Vegan blog as one of the top-five vegan-friendly products at the 2012 National Association for the Specialty Food Trade Summer Fancy Food Show in Washington, D.C., and also was named one of food writer Kevin Martell’s favorite bites and sips and honored as a Fancy Food Show Find by Gourmet Business at the show.

Parkview Hospital is among the top 5 percent in the nation for excellence in women’s health care, according to a new report by Healthgrades, and received the 2012 Healthgrades Women’s Health Excellence Award.

Hampton Inn Southwest celebrated the completion of its remodeling with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 8219 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Strebig Construction Inc. completed the Medtech College renovation project and won the contract for the Memorial Park paver repair from the Fort Wayne Parks Department.

Dirig Sheet Metal won the HVAC/duct work contract for the Bluffton Regional Medical Center-Surgery HVAC renovation.

First Federal Savings Bank celebrated the opening of its full-service banking location with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10316 Maysville Road.

BeniComp Inc. and Short Associates recently celebrated 50 years of service in the insurance industry.

B.A. Romines Sheet Metal Inc. won the contract to furnish labor, material and equipment to install the HVAC ductwork at Maconaquah Middle School and Pipe Creek Elementary.

First Bank of Berne was recognized as an outstanding ICBA 400 community bank performer in the June issue of ICBA Independent Banker, the magazine of the Independent Community Bankers of America.

Catalyst Marketing Design, a Fort Wayne advertising agency, announced a partnership with the upcoming Fort Wayne Air Show hosted by the Indiana Air National Guard’s 122nd Fighter Wing from Aug. 31 to Sept. 2.

Steuben County REMC recently celebrated its 75th anniversary. The company was formed after the creation of the Rural Electrification Administration in 1935 by President Franklin Roosevelt.

“Put a Little Sunshine in your Mouth,” written and produced by Blue Vision Music, was selected by Save the Children for use in its online international educational curriculum on health and nutrition.