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Hernando Business digest for Jan. 15

EMPLOYEES RECOGNIZED: Access Health Care recently recognized employees at its Access Celebrates Excellent Service (ACES) event, attended by almost 300 staff members. The event, at Silverthorn Golf and Country Club on Dec. 23, included a dinner, awards ceremony and drawings. Winners, who are nominated by fellow employees, received a certificate, trophy and eight hours of paid time off. Winners included: Ailen Busek, best attitude; Jennifer Tuttle, best co-worker; Bob Davis, best skill; Joanna Gambina, dirty job; Michelle Zito, integrity; Theresa Baxter, most hospitable; Maria Cain, most humble; Marjorie McIntosh, most tactful; Michele Ricci, most teachable; Patricia Robinson, participation; Kristy Stauffer, ray of sunshine; Eglis Harriette, most dependable; Caroline Glinski, team player; Tyler Trowell, unsung hero; Patricia “Diane” Dearing, HIPPA hero, and Lana Cahill and Regina Conner, best idea. Pictured is Zito with Maynard the HIPPA Hippo, left, and Syrah the Hippo.

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EMPLOYEES RECOGNIZED: Access Health Care recently recognized employees at its Access Celebrates Excellent Service (ACES) event, attended by almost 300 staff members. The event, at Silverthorn Golf and Country Club on Dec. 23, included a dinner, awards ceremony and drawings. Winners, who are nominated by fellow employees, received a certificate, trophy and eight hours of paid time off. Winners included: Ailen Busek, best attitude; Jennifer Tuttle, best co-worker; Bob Davis, best skill; Joanna Gambina, dirty job; Michelle Zito, integrity; Theresa Baxter, most hospitable; Maria Cain, most humble; Marjorie McIntosh, most tactful; Michele Ricci, most teachable; Patricia Robinson, participation; Kristy Stauffer, ray of sunshine; Eglis Harriette, most dependable; Caroline Glinski, team player; Tyler Trowell, unsung hero; Patricia “Diane” Dearing, HIPPA hero, and Lana Cahill and Regina Conner, best idea. Pictured is Zito with Maynard the HIPPA Hippo, left, and Syrah the Hippo.

Business digest

Events

YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MIXER: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce's Young Professionals will host a mixer from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday at Rising Sun Cafe, 10 S Main St., Brooksville.

CHAMBER AFTER HOURS MIXER: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will have its January After Hours Mixer, sponsored by Nature Coast Wealth Management, at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at 15120 County Line Road, Suite 100, Spring Hill. The event is free. To RSVP, visit hernandochamber.com.

CUSTOMER SCENARIO MAPPING WORKSHOP: The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce will offer a workshop, "Customer Scenario Mapping," from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 26 at the chamber office, 15588 Aviation Loop Drive, south of Brooksville. Guest presenter Ronni Marshak is co-author of the book Customers.com. She facilitates workshops focusing on the proprietary customer scenario mapping methodology. The workshop, provided by Kurt Glacy of LEVR Consulting, is free.For information or to register, visit hernandochamber.com.

Building skills

SMALL BUSINESS SEMINAR: Pasco Hernando SCORE is presenting a series of free small business seminars.

• Customer Service Workshop, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Hudson Regional Library, 8012 Library Road, Hudson.

• How to Apply for a Business Loan, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Centennial Park Branch Library, 5740 Moog Road, Holiday.

• How to Really Start Your Own Business, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, South Holiday Branch Library, 4649 Mile Stretch Drive, Holiday.

To register and for information, visit pascohernando.score.org and click on the Local Workshops tab or call the SCORE office at (727) 842-4638.

If you have business announcements you would like to share with our readers, mail the details to Jean Hamilton, Business Digest, Hernando Times, 15365 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville, FL 34613-6174. You may also email items to jhamilton@tampabay.com or fax them to (352) 754-6133. Items may be edited for length and clarity. Photos are published as space permits; they will not be returned.

Networking and mixers

Nature Coast Business Professionals: 7:30 a.m. Friday, IHOP restaurant, 3660 Commercial Way, Spring Hill. Guests are welcome. Those attending may order from the menu. Call Dana Cutlip, (352) 293-4317.

• Keep It Local-Spring Hill/Brooksville Chapter: 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, Beef 'O' Brady's 14387 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Call Lorrie Hamilton, (727) 534-0714.

• BNI Winning Edge: 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, VFW Post 10209, 14736 Edward R. Noll Drive, Spring Hill. The cost is $10 and includes breakfast. Call Tim Cornett, (352) 345-1377.

• Keep It Local — Hernando Business Professionals Chapter: 11:15 a.m., second, third and Fourth Wednesday of each month, Beef 'O' Brady's, 14387 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill. Call Lauren Jolly, (352) 610-3435.

• BNI Leaders by Design: 7:15 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Marine Corps League Detachment 708, 8405 Sunshine Grove Road, west of Brooksville. The cost is $9 and includes breakfast; no cost for first-time visitors. Call Marianne Zirk, (352) 340-4456.

Hernando Business digest for Jan. 15 01/13/16 [Last modified: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 6:44pm]
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