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Business at a glance

LaBov Marketing Communications and Training has partnered with Carrier to create training modules for its dealers and salespeople.

Dirig Sheet Metal won the HVAC/ductwork contract for Roosevelt Junior High School additions and renovations in Monticello.

The Hagerman Group received the Outstanding Large Scale Masonry Achievement Award for its work on The Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts at The Indiana Excellence in Masonry Annual Awards Program.

Flip Flop Shops, a retail chain selling only flip flops and sandals, recently opened a store at Glenbrook Square. For information, go to

Symmetry Surgical entered into a distribution agreement with Orthopedia Neurocirugia Camara in Mexico. ONC will be the exclusive Mexican distributor of Symmetry Surgical’s portfolio of surgical medical devices.

Employees from the Jiffy Lube service center on South Bend Drive advanced to the semifinals in the annual J-Team All Stars Championship, designed to test and challenge the skills of Jiffy Lube employees.

Medical Protective, a health care malpractice insurer, announced the expansion of its doctor-driven specialty advisory boards at the MedPro National Advisory Board Meeting in Chicago.

Design Collaborative won the design contract for Science Central’s new Science on a Sphere exhibit.

Barrett & McNagny LLP has joined TAGLaw, a worldwide alliance of independent law firms, and will represent northern Indiana.

COYA Creative + Development, which offers a variety of services related to website development, online branding and presence, along with illustration and design for print projects, has been started by Adam Meyer. For information, email or call 440-7458.

Armored Fitness LLC fitness center, started by Zack and Leslie Elliott, has opened at 519 Gerber St., Ligonier. For information, email armored or call 894-2693.

Law’s Country Kennel, a family-owned pet-care facility, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. For information, email

Felderman Design-Build won the construction contract for a complete tear-off and re-roof of an industrial building by Summit Brands.

The Summit, owned by Ambassador Enterprises, agreed to be the title sponsor of the 2013 Lemonade Day Fort Wayne on May 11 throughout the city.

Morrison Kattman Menze Inc. received the Historic Preservation Recognition Award from the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution for its restoration of Brookside, formerly the Bass Mansion, for the University of Saint Francis.

Mental Health America in Allen County Inc. is relocating to 2200 Lake Ave., Suite 105. The new location will be open on Dec. 17. For information, call 422-6441.