Photograph by Ben Fournier
Front row, from left: Mary Fox, Jeanne Casey, both of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Delaware; Charlotte Strazdus, Christy Pennington, both of Delaware Guidance Services for Children & Youth
Row 2: Jim Dawson, Standard Distributing Co., Inc.; Ruth Gilbert, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing; Claude Dilanni, The Town of Whitehall; Kristin Ursomarso, Angerstein’s; Cindi Viviano, Christina Kelley, both of Delaware Today; Nancy Fleming, The Town of Whitehall; Trish Kotyk, Delaware Today; Deanie Gory, Carolyn Lauman, both of Johnny Janosik; Patty Broady, TD Bank; Dawn Norris, Horty & Horty, P.A.; Dorothy Malinoski, Fulton Paper & Party Supplies; Jeff Kreston, Kreston Wine & Spirits.
Row 3: Paul Norris, Delaware Today; Doug Phillips, Horty & Horty, P.A.; Becky Galante, Delaware Today; Shane Robinson, EP Henry; Susan Kerns, John Kerns, both of Kerns Brothers Tree Service and Landscaping, Rob Martinelli, Mary Fitts, both of Delaware Today; Valerie Dinkins, Delaware State University; Gerry Hartman, Delaware Express; Amy Maule, Southern Wine & Spirits of Delaware, Brian Simmons, Waste Masters; Chris Calloway, The News Journal; Bob Kreston, Kreston Wine & Spirits.
Back row: Dave Balint, Kerns Brothers Tree Service and Landscaping; Steve Masterson, Waste Masters; Mark Lester, Steve Marshall, both of The Town of Whitehall.
Not pictured: a representative from James Hardie Siding/Trim.
With three convenient locations, Alfieri Cardiology provides high-quality care and highly personalized treatment with an emphasis on prevention and patient education. The triple-certified practice includes an imaging center and vascular lab, ensuring that patients have access to the tests and studies they need to monitor their health. (www.alfiericardiology.com)
Angerstein’s Building Supply & Design Center
Since 1924, Angerstein’s has been the premier destination for contractors and homeowners with remodeling projects. Visit beautiful showrooms and outdoor displays in Wilmington and Milton. Angerstein’s is the largest paving stone supplier in the state and carries EP Henry Hardscaping products with a lifetime guarantee. Also, find the best in patio furniture, grills, fireplaces and lighting. (www.angersteins.com)
Delaware State University
Delaware State University is a public, comprehensive, 1890 land-grant institution that offers access and opportunity to diverse populations from Delaware, the nation and the world. Building on its heritage as a historically black college, the university integrates the highest standards of excellence in teaching, research and service in its baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs. (www.desu.edu)
Delaware Express Shuttle & Tours
For more than 30 years, travelers in the tri-state area have trusted Delaware Express to provide safe, reliable ground transportation—van, sedan, limousine, mini-bus and deluxe motor coaches equipped with Wi-Fi, SATTV, flat screens and three-point seat belts upon request. Delaware Express specializes in airport shuttle, team sporting events and business and family travel. (www.delexpress.com)
Fulton Paper & Party
“Elegance you deserve at prices you will love.” That saying and great customer service is what Fulton Paper and Party is all about. Fulton’s knowledgeable staff helps customers with ideas to fit any event-decorating budget. Stop in and preview the fantastic selection of custom printed bridal invitations featuring today’s latest design styles. Fulton has locations in Bear, Middletown, Newark and Wilmington. (www.fultonparty.com)
Horty & Horty, P.A.
With 45 years of experience, the team of certified public accountants and consultants at Horty & Horty offer the expertise and excellence that propel businesses to the next level. With offices in Wilmington and Dover, Horty & Horty is a true full-service CPA firm. The firm serves a full spectrum of clients: from startups to large corporations, from government agencies to not-for-profit organizations. (www.horty.com)
Johnny Janosik ‘World of Furniture’
Over four acres of famous, brand-name home furnishings await your visit to Johnny Janosik’s state-of-the-art gallery showroom in Laurel. Its huge selection of indoor and outdoor furniture and bedding for every taste and budget makes the trip worthwhile. Staff at the Eastern Shore’s No. 1 furniture store offers free in-home design services. (www.johnnyjanosik.com)
Kerns Brothers Tree Service & Landscaping
For 42 years, Kerns Brothers has provided the tri-state area with expert tree care, creative landscape designs, installations and hardscape services. The first company in Delaware nationally accredited by the Tree Care Industry Association, Kerns Brothers has six International Society of Arboriculture-certified arborists and a certified nursery professional on staff. (www.kernsbros.com)
The Smooth Sounds of Steve Silicato
Stroll down memory lane to a more mellow time with The Smooth Sounds of Steve Silicato, a dynamic entertainer who sings classics from Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Bobby Darin, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, The Temptations and many more. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Southern Wine & Spirits
Southern Wine & Spirits of Delaware is one of the state’s largest wine, spirits and nonalcoholic beverage distributors. Based in New Castle, SWS employs more than 175 Delawareans who provide top-shelf service to local retailers and restaurateurs. Southern Wine & Spirits has a longstanding commitment to social responsibility and charitable contributions. (www.southernwine.com)
Standard Distributing Co. Inc.
Standard Distributing Co. Inc. is a full-service wholesale beer distributor with locations in New Castle and Dover. Founded in 1933, Standard is owned and operated by the third and fourth generations of the Tigani family. Standard serves Delaware customers by representing nationally known brewers and importers of beer and nonalcoholic beverages. (www.standardde.com)
TD Bank, “America’s Most Convenient Bank,” is one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., providing more than 8 million customers with a full range of retail, small business and commercial banking products and services at approximately 1,300 convenient locations throughout the East Coast. (www.tdbank.com)
With more than 100 years of experience, Waste Masters takes environmental services personally, offering industrial and commercial customers a hands-on, individualized approach. The company offers a comprehensive, one-stop shop for environmental solutions, customizing services to fit the unique needs of clients. Based in New Castle, Waste Masters is a leading provider of trash removal, Dumpsters, recycling services and equipment in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. (www.wastemasters.com)