NEW BUSINESS/OPENINGS

T. Michael Blanks Jr. has formed his own
firm, T. Michael Blanks Jr. & Associates, specializing in divorce
and family law, estate planning and small businesses. The office is at
311 S. Boulevard.

MERGERS/EXPANSIONS

Smartbox has opened a franchise in Atlanta.

CONTRACTS

PJP Building Three has selected W.M. Jordan Co. to provide
construction management for a new office building at Peter Jefferson
Place in Charlottesville.

Spruce Knob Seneca Rocks Telephone of Riverton, W.Va., has selected
Mapcom Solutions’ M4 Solutions to map and manage its central office and
outside plant.

Vital Data LLC, Home Care Connection and Richmond.com have retained Stuart Marketing Group for marketing services.

AWARDS

Franklin Street Marketing received three Superior Awards and two
Meritorious Awards at the Virginia Society for Healthcare Marketing and
Public Relations.

Getloaded.com received an Industry Advancement Award from the Transportation Intermediaries Association.

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