Off The Clock: Businesspeople support Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Business people and other organizations participated in the Light The Night walk at the Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter. Nearly 1,200 participants raised $362,000 to find cures for blood cancers and ensure that patients have access to lifesaving treatments. Jim Ryan, CEO of Lehigh Valley Restaurant Group and LLS Eastern Pennsylvania board member, hosted the event.
Environmental Waste Minimization Inc. of Northampton and Rapid Response Inc., an affiliate of EWMI, received the Governor’s Award for Safety Excellence issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry. The award recognizes EWMI for reducing workplace injuries and illnesses. The award was presented at the Annual Governor’s Occupational Safety & Health Conference in Hershey. Pictured from left (front row): Michael Acker, president, EWMI; Robert Maier, health and safety technician, EWMI; and Thomas Sidloski, director of operations, EWMI. Pictured from left (standing): Michael Vovakes, deputy secretary, Labor & Industry; David Pohwat, vice president of business development, EWMI; Greg Inman, vice president, EWMI; Joseph J. Fittos III, health and safety director, EWMI; Tim David, vice president of operations, EMWI; Bill Michalik, general manager, Rapid Response; and Robert O’Brien, executive secretary, Labor & Industry.
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