News for Community

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Stephen Mottola of The Mottola Group, Long & Foster Real Estate, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. He will serve a term through 2020.  Mottola is a veteran of Delaware’s corporate sector, working for companies like MBNA, DuPont, First USA/Bank One and Barclay’s and helping develop the Wilmington riverfront before and after receiving his real estate ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, October 15, 2018
SUMMER J. POPS: THE COOLEST DESSERT IN TOWNSummer J. Artisan Ice Pops has reinvented the summer classic frozen treat. Since our humble beginnings at the Delaware farmers markets, we have produced the most unique, delicious ice pops in town. Our pops are certified vegan, dairy free, and gluten free which are available in local food venues or by special order. We make the frozen pops in small ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Community
Sunday, October 07, 2018
Award-winning regional magazine Delaware Today announced today that Scott Pruden, a former newspaper editor and longtime freelance writer, will be the magazine's new editor.      Pruden, who has written for Today Media publications Delaware Today and Main Line Today for 18 years, as well as for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia STYLE magazine and Out & About magazine, steps into the ...read more
Categories: Community, #DelBizSuccess
Friday, October 05, 2018
Sarah McBride, an internationally known activist for LGBTQ+ rights who serves as the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through 2021.“The work of DCAD is not just central to training the next generation of artists, entrepreneurs and dreamers, it is also at the heart of building ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Friday, October 05, 2018
The PAC Cutter was designed by DuPont and built for the first time by Alpha Lehigh in 1968 in small quantities for their mylar film plants. Precision Inline Cutters (PIC) was the exclusive Cutter manufacturer for DuPont. In 1983 PIC became a stand-alone business. Precision Cutters and AirConvey Systems merged in 1999. Fifty years later and boasting more than 1,000 installations worldwide, PAC ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Community
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Delaware College of Art and Design views drawing as both the foundation for all of the art and design disciplines and a key element of the associate of fine arts degree. Similarly, Henry Bermudez views drawing as the technical skill that informs all of his work.  The largely monochromatic pieces making up DCAD’s “Henry Bermudez in Black and White” exhibition celebrate the simplicity of drawing ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
There is still time to register your team for the sixth annual Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore “Walk With Me Delmarva & 5K Fun Run” event to be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 3 p.m. at Baywood Greens, 32267, Clubhouse Way, Long Neck, DE. It will unite hundreds of Easterseals families and supporters in lower Delaware and along Maryland’s Eastern Shore to raise funds for ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community
Monday, October 01, 2018
A $6,500 grant from WSFS Bank is helping to pay instructional costs of the dual-credit program recently launched by Delaware College of Art and Design at Cab Calloway School of the Arts.  Dual-credit – or dual-enrollment – programs allow high school students to take courses that count toward both their high school diplomas and their future college degrees. This saves students money on higher ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Sunday, September 30, 2018
Artesian Resources Corporation (Nasdaq: ARTNA), which includes operations in Delaware, Maryland and Pennsylvania, today announced the expansion of the Board of Directors by appointing Michael Houghton.  The expansion of the Board of Directors recognizes Mr. Houghton’s areas of specific expertise as a new addition to the current board. Mr. Houghton, a partner with the law firm of Morris Nichols ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Community
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Hall primed for ED roleSeptember 25, 2018—Newark DE   Brian Hall knows that he has big shoes to fill as he follows Teresa Avery in the role of Autism Delaware executive director (ED). On July 12, Avery departed the autism agency, having served as the second ED over its 20-year history.When Avery joined the agency in 2010, there were 26 staff members; today, Autism Delaware has nearly 100 staff ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Whisman Giordano and Associates is proud to announce that Frank T. DeFroda, CPA has joined the firm in September 2018 as a Principal. Frank brings over 30 years of public accounting experience. This experience includes engagement in the management of nonprofit and government organizations, including school districts, charter schools, municipalities and housing authorities. He is a member of ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, Community
Monday, September 17, 2018
Landmark’s Ted Williams to succeed Weston “Pete” Nellius as COT Chairman Landmark Science & Engineering, one of the region’s largest integrated civil engineering and environmental sciences consulting firms, is pleased to announce that firm president Ted C. Williams has been appointed by Governor John C. Carney as the new chairman of the Delaware Department of Transportation’s Council on ...read more
Categories: Community, #DelBizSuccess
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Assurance Media announced today that it has completed the acquisition of DTI Inc, a privately held company based in Newark, Delaware. DTI’s focus on advanced audiovisual systems and network design and maintenance capability made it an ideal match for Assurance Media’s growing team. The company offers design, build, and maintenance services for building security, audiovisual systems, structured ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Your reputation matters.At Delaware ShoutOut, we know you want a social media presence you can be proud of. But you don’t know where to start, and you’re tired of struggling through it on your own. You just need help. We believe you deserve a stress-free, hassle-free approach to social media. We also believe you deserve a program that’s effective—attracting customers and making your company ...read more
Categories: Community
Saturday, March 24, 2018
When Kelicia Pitts became the first-ever galleries and events manager at the Delaware College of Art and Design this year, it was a kind of homecoming. Pitts had grown up in Claymont – she’s a member of the Mount Pleasant High School Class of 1996 – but wasn’t sure she’d ever live near home again after moving to Philadelphia.Experience as a fine art model and as an abstract and street art gallery ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, December 15, 2017
WILMINGTON, Del. (Dec. 14, 2017) – Sandra Kingsberry James of DuPont has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through Jan. 30, 2020.  “Sandra brings 20 years of corporate experience to our board,” said trustee chairman Thomas J. Shopa. “We are delighted to have her expertise in reputation management and communications to support our ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
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