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People and Business

Firm protects kids with latest helmet technology

The Law Offices of Joe Bornstein will provide free Scott Lin bicycle helmets, which employ the latest helmet technology, for distribution through the Community Bicycle Center, a Biddeford nonprofit. The Center is a youth development program empowering at-risk youth through bicycles and bicycle-related experiences. The donation enables the CBC to continue offering free helmets to every kid repairing  or reconditioning a bicycle there, but also provides the safest helmet possible to older youth embarking on longer rides.

New Hires, Promotions and Appointments

Samantha M. Troegner has joined Macpage LLC as a staff accountant in the audit department. Macpage is a certified public accounting firm with offices in Maine and Massachusetts.

Diana Miville, of Poland, has been named training and education director at Clark Insurance. Miville has 20 years experience working with insurance company underwriters and staff to help assure both quality and compliance.

Apothecary by Design pharmacy has hired Kayla Stewart, of Windham; Sarah DeRaps, of Fairfield; and Justin Levesque, of South Portland; as full-time pharmacists. They are members of the University of New England’s College of Pharmacy.

The Cancer Community Center, of South Portland appointed Kathy Young as executive director. Young succeeds Michele Johns, who is retiring after 13 years as in the position.

Nathan Waller has joined Norton Financial Services as a securities clerk.

Karin Doehne has joined Maine Medical Partners Primary Care as part of the Falmouth Internal Medicine practice.

Anna Edgerley, senior vice president with Norton Insurance Agency, has been named president-elect of the Maine Insurance Agents Association.

Gerald McLemore has joined the Maine Red Claws front office staff as an account executive in the sales department. McLemore will sell individual, group and season tickets for the team.

Recognition

At a Celebration of Athletes event held May 31, co-hosted by the Maine Senior Games (a program of the Southern Maine Agency on Aging) and Martin’s Point Health Care, athlete and MSG coordinator Jo Dill was honored with the new Martin’s Point Medallion Award. Created to distinguish individuals who inspire and motivate others to strive for their best personal health, the Medallion Award will be presented each year to the person most influential in the health journeys of Maine athletes.

William E. Haggett, chairman and CEO of Pineland Farms Natural Meats and Pineland Farms Naturally Potatoes and former Bath Iron Works president and CEO, was awarded the 2014 Maine Maritime Museum Mariners Award.

Chaya Caron of Chaya Studio Jewelry, of South Portland, has been selected for inclusion in three major craft shows this summer. Caron will showcase her work at the Three Rivers Arts Festival; the 57th annual Allentown Outdoor Artfest, where she earned first place in the show’s jewelry competition last year; and the Wanderlust Festival, an event that features yoga teachers, musical acts, speakers, chefs and performers in addition to crafters.