A Week In Business – December 7, 2018

HealthSouth Will Rebrand, Change Name

SALISBURY – HealthSouth Chesapeake Rehabilitation Hospital, a 54-bed inpatient facility offering comprehensive inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, will unveil its new name and brand as part of its company’s name change and rebranding initiative.

Beginning Jan. 1, the inpatient rehabilitation hospital will be known as Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Salisbury.

To celebrate the new name and brand, a celebration event will be held for employees and invited guests on Thursday, Jan. 10 from 4-7 p.m. in the hospital’s central dining room, located at 220 Tilghman Rd. in Salisbury. The hospital will provide tours to visitors.

“Our new Encompass Health brand reflects more than the change of our name. It reinforces our commitment to working together to continuously improve the care we provide our patients,” said Steven Walas, CEO of Encompass Health Salisbury. “With a focus on clinical collaboration and strengthening relationships, we will continue to play an important role in making a difference in the lives of our patients.”


Monthly Company Leaders

OCEAN CITY — The Mark Fritschle Group At Condominium Realty, LTD have announced listing, and sales leaders for November.

Top listing agents by units were Kevin Decker, Sheri Smith and Dave Whittington.

Top listing agents by volume were Kevin Decker, Tracy Zell and Dave Whittington.

Top settled units were Kevin Decker and Sheri Smith, Dave Whittington and Joy Snyder.

Top settled by volume were Kevin Decker, Dave Whittington and Joy Snyder.


Volunteer Coordinator Named

BERLIN — Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services announced the addition of Nina Tomaselli as the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program’s new volunteer coordinator.

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Nina Tomaselli

In this position, Tomaselli will advocate for the best interests of children in the child welfare system. She will train and recruit volunteers to advocate for children who have been abused or neglected and she will provide ongoing technical assistance and advocacy support for the volunteers. The program serves approximately 50 children and supports as many volunteers each year.  As a member of the Worcester Youth and Family team, Tomaselli will also work as a member of the marketing team planning and organizing events and fundraisers.

Tomaselli has a strong background in project management and extensive volunteer service with a focus on social services and community engagement. She has chosen to make child advocacy and community service her career.


Firm Adds Designer

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Timothy Bain

SALISBURY – Fisher Architecture LLC, a locally owned, experienced architectural firm providing functional design and construction solutions to clients, announced the addition of Timothy Bain as an architectural designer to its design firm.

“Tim brings with him proficiency in REVIT and a motivation to learn throughout the various levels of architecture,” said owner Keith Fisher. “He brings a lot to our team and we’re excited to watch him grow in his profession.”



New Members Welcomed

BERLIN – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) welcomed 19 new members during New Member Orientation last month.

“We welcome these new members and wish them the best of luck as they venture out into the market on the Lower Eastern Shore,” said Coastal President Bernie Flax.

The new members include Kevin Smith of ERA Martin & Associates in Salisbury; Reginald Polk of Keller Williams Realty of Delmarva in Salisbury; Harold Cyr-Townsend of Coldwell Banker Residential in Salisbury; Barbara DeTota of ERA Martin & Associates in Salisbury; Veronica James of ERA Martin & Associates in Salisbury; Michael Mastracci of Re/Max Advantage Realty in Ocean City; Julie Sebastian of EXIT Realty At The Beach in Ocean Pines; John Brown of Coldwell Banker Residential 64th Street in Ocean City; Cynthia Outten of Long & Foster Real Estate in Salisbury; Robert Kenton of Coastal Resort Sales & Rentals in Ocean City; Richard Rosario of Rosario Realty in Cockeysville; Robert Mikelskas of Rosario Realty in Cockeysville; Paula Pugh of ERA Martin & Associates in Salisbury; Wendy Stever of Long & Foster Real Estate in Salisbury; Lisa Rill of Shamrock Realty Group in Ocean Pines; Lauren Dyer of Esham Real Estate in Salisbury; Lakia Predeoux of Keller Williams Realty of Delmarva in Ocean City; Paula Leeper of Long & Foster Real Estate in Salisbury; and Kelly MacPherson of Shamrock Realty Group in Ocean Pines.