A Week In Business – November 27, 2020

Health Provider AddedBERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital and Health System officials recently announced a new provider has joined its behavioral health program. Diane Skolka, a boardcertified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP), provides psychiatric and behavioral health care at the Atlantic Health Center alongside psychiatrist Bryce Blanton, MD.Skolka has 19 years of experience as a… Read more »

A Week In Business – November 13, 2020

Insurance Company AcquiredSALISBURY — Avery Hall Insurance Group has announced the recent acquisition of Cooper Insurance Agency, Inc.Since 1922, Cooper Insurance Agency has valued working with people personally and developing loyal and lasting relationships with their clients. As this transition occurs, Avery Hall will provide clients with quality care by building off the foundation of… Read more »

A Week In Business – October 30, 2020

A Week In Business – October 30, 2020

Emerging Leaders GraduatesBERLIN – Taylor Bank announced Dominique Bias, operations supervisor, and Lee Chisholm, vice president, loan and business developmentofficer, were among 26 banking professionals to graduate from the Maryland Bankers Association (MBA) Emerging Leaders “Champion” Program this month.Nationally and state recognized, MBA’s Emerging Leaders “Champion” Program, now in its fifth year, provides a structured… Read more »

A Week In Business – October 23, 2020

Personnel AnnouncementSALISBURY — John W. Breda, President and CEO of The Bank of Delmarva, recently announced W. Edward Townsend joined the bank as vicepresident and senior relationship manager.Townsend graduated from The University of Maryland College Park with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. Townsend comes to the Bank of Delmarva with over 33 years of experience… Read more »

A Week In Business – October 9, 2020

Summer Market RecapBERLIN – Residential settlements on the Lower Eastern Shore rose throughout the month, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR).In all three counties throughout August, new settlements were up 18% percent compared to the same time last year. Individually, new settlements throughout August were up by 1.8 percent… Read more »

A Week In Business – October 2, 2020

A Week In Business – October 2, 2020

General Surgeon AddedBERLIN – Dr. Kanika Trehan recently joined Atlantic General Hospital and Health System to provide general surgery services to residents of WorcesterCounty and the surrounding area.Trehan completed her undergraduate studies and master’s degree in molecular and cellular biology at Johns Hopkins University before entering the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 2010. She… Read more »

A Week In Business – September 18, 2020

Long-Time Employee RetiresSNOW HILL — Phyllis Wimbrow, deputy director of Worcester County Development Review and Permitting (DRP) will retire effective Sept. 18 after 36years of public service to the community.“Phyllis’s leading role with the county inspired positive changes,” Chief Administrative Officer Harold Higgins said. “She effected change because she knows who we are as a… Read more »