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Appointments and promotions: The Attilio Group LLC announced the hiring of new TAG-FAO customer account representatives Ryan Fleming, CPA; and accountants Aleesha Davis, Carolyn Horner, and Stevie Sjoberg. The Attilio Group, headquartered in Racine, is a cloud-based finance and accounting outsourcer.

Honors and Awards: The AM 1400 WRJN Radio News Department of Janet Hoff and Tom Karkow were honored by the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association with a First Place award for Best Use of Audio In A News Story from 2017 about a brat eating sports bet settlement. FM Sister station 92.1 The Shore received Best Newscast award for a music station.

In addition, the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association recognized WRJN News with a First Place Eric Sevareid Award for Janet Hoff’s Hard Feature story in 2017 about a Milwaukee VA art therapy program. Also, Merit Awards for Best Newscast, and Best Series about Racine County’s disaster training in Emitsburg-Maryland.

CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named CCB Technology to its 2018 Solution Provider 500 list. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. The Solution Provider 500 is CRN’s predominant channel partner award list, serving as the industry standard for recognition of the most successful solution provider companies in the channel since 1995.

Tim Just from Berghammer Construction received the Associated General Contractors Lifetime Achievement Award. Just has served on the Associated General Contractors board for more than a decade and for a time as board chairman. He has also been the point person for the industry on all labor relations matters as the Associated General Contractors labor policy chairman.

Compiled by Sharon Knox

The Journal Times welcomes news about promotions, appointments, professional organization elections, certifications, and professional honors. There is no charge for this service.

Because of space constraints, we reserve the right to edit for length or clarity. The deadline for “Names and Faces” items is 3 p.m. Thursday of each week. Photos may accompany notices of new hires and promotions. Send your items to Sharon Knox at: or by mail: “Names and Faces,” The Journal Times, 212 Fourth St., Racine, WI 53403.

Business anniversaries

Is your business celebrating an anniversary? The Journal Times publishes short news items of 10th, 25th, 50th and greater multiples of 25 years of Racine County-based companies.

We ask you to provide us with the basic information: when the business started; the founder; its location then and now; the original name if different than today’s; and what the business did in the beginning and now.

We will include these in the “Names and Faces” column or use them as stand-alone news items in our Sunday Money section.

Send your items to Michael Burke at:, or to Sharon Knox at:, or fax them to 262-631-1780. Please provide a contact name and phone number in case we have questions.


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