BRADFORD — Thomas J. Minichiello, owner of Minichiello Insurance Agency, was awarded the designation of Certified Professional Insurance Agent (CPIA), a professional designation conferred by the American Insurance Marketing and Sales Society at their annual convention in Tampa, Fla.
Minichiello successfully completed a series of insurance seminars as well as the course review required for each. The CPIA designation stands for professionalism, commitment to sales training and results, and technical knowledge. The designation requires a bi-annual continuing education update.
Minichiello, a graduate of Merrimack College and resident of Groveland, and has been a licensed insurance broker for over 30 years. Minichiello Insurance Agency, located at 229 South Main St., in Bradford, handles auto, home, business and life insurance needs.
NORTH CHELMSFORD — Marianne Huntington and her collaboration of professionals at Andrew Williams Salon & Spa, 73 Princeton St., will celebrate the grand opening of the newly designed 1,900 square foot salon on Oct. 4, at 5:30 p.m. The salon will feature expanded services including hair design, facials, nails, make-up, waxing and spray tanning.
Andrew Williams Salon & Spa welcomes back Lori Anne Deeley, who is now the head of the skin department, has recently developed her own environmentally friendly product line.
Huntington brings more than 20 years of experience as a color specialist and hair designer to her salon. She continues to self-educate about the ever-changing world of hair color and design.
Huntington’s collaboration of professionals contributes over 20 years of experience in the salon industry. Newest staff members include Anne Marie Shahood-DiClemente, Kristen Ormonde, and Tiana Neang.
ATKINSON — Kicking off the 2012 soccer season, the Michelin Soccer Program is coming to local communities in support of youth soccer. Families of the Timberlane Youth Soccer League will receive certificates to be redeemed for a free, high-quality, four-ply soccer ball (official size and weight) while supplies last at A & C Tire Co. Inc., 49 Meditation Lane, in Atkinson. The certificate entitles each family to one free soccer ball from the participating tire dealer and includes a rebate for a future tire purchase.