Pete Hernandez has been recognized for his achievements during his five years with HealthCare California. In his role, he oversees and directs all of the agency's administrative functions.
HealthCare California has been designated a 2011 HomeCare Elite home health agency by Outcome Concept System (OCS) HomeCare and DecisionHealth, national evaluation agencies assessing the performance of Medicare facilities.
Annette Bushman was the top producing insurance agent for the month of September at Port Royal Insurance Services.
Joni Davis was the top producing loan officer for the month of September at Royal Charter Mortgage.
Maria Blanco was employee of the month for September, and Portia Luttrell was the advocate of the month for September at London Properties. Also, the top listings team for September was led by Larry Schrimp. Individual top sales went to Amber Saulsbury and individual top listings went to Shalee Engleman.
Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. announced that it is making its award-winning AARP-branded auto insurance program available through United Valley Insurance in Fresno and VanBeurden Insurance Services Inc. in Kingsburg.
Abbey Door Service celebrated 30 years of service. The family owned and operated business is a full-service door company that serves Fresno/Clovis and the area.
Sport Clips, the nation's leading men's and boys' hair-care franchise, celebrates five years in Fresno.
Dan Zahlis was recognized as a "Risk Innovator" by Risk & Insurance Magazine as well as a "Responsibility Leader" by Liberty Mutual. He is the founder/product architect at Active Agenda LLC.
Vulcan Materials Co. western division's Rank Island Reclamation to Wildlife Habitat Project along the San Joaquin River in Fresno was recognized by the California Department of Conservation Office of Mine Reclamation (OMR) with the 2011 Award of Excellence in Reclamation.
Lisa Corbin joined Mystique Medical Spa. She earned an RN, BSN degree from Radford University and has been practicing nursing for 25 years.
Sonja Growcott has joined Mystique Medical Spa. She has 14 years of nursing practice and specializes in dermal fillers, aesthetic laser and skin-care treatments.
Scott Carter has joined Brooks Ransom Associates Structural Engineers as an engineer.
Carolyn DeBellis was named director of human resources for Electronic Recyclers International, the nation's leading recycler of electronic waste. She recently served as director of human resources for Fresno Pacific University.
Michael Boulton, who is board-certified in emergency medicine, has been named the emergency services medical director at Adventist Medical Center-Hanford. The hospital's former medical director, CEP America physician Imamu Tomlinson, will oversee the ER at Adventist Medical Center-Selma.
Guarantee Real Estate has hired the following agents: Anthony Rodriguez, Cori Oliveira, Lundy Moralez and Diane Moralez at the Flex office; Patricia Cogdil, Cyndi Kaluza, Brynn Shriver, John Waayers and Jenny Ferguson at the Woodward Park office; Joy Wyatt at the Maple/Herndon office; Terri Drewes, Gloria Dale, Jacqui Curry, Josh Martinez and Wanda Ogata at the Palm/Nees office; and Corinne Cook at the Prather office.