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Business at a glance

The Made Here campaign, an initiative of the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership, has launched an online shop. Visitors can access the shop by going to

LABOV Marketing Communications and Training was selected as the agency partner for Sentient Jet in the development of an ad campaign for The Sentient Jet Card.

The Gehlert family, owners and operators of Cadillac Coffee Co., a Midwest roaster and distributor of fine coffees in Fort Wayne, celebrates 125 years in 2013.

The board of directors for Tower Financial Corp. declared a second quarter dividend of 7 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable June 4 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 21.

The board of directors for WaterFurnace Renewable Energy Inc. approved a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per U.S. share for shareholders of record at the close of market on May 23 with payment on June 3.

AWS/Benchmark Human Services has received a three-year reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities. AWS/Benchmark also received recognition from CARF surveyors about the organization’s programs, front-line staff and leadership.

Book Daddy Enterprises Inc. is a book-buyback company at 4121 Hillegas Road in Fort Wayne that buys new and used textbooks. Book Daddy offers its book-buyback services nationally by going online to

New Heights Educational Group Inc. has been named as a finalist in The 2013 American Business Awards and will ultimately be a gold, silver or bronze Stevie Award winner in the program.

Building Contractors Association of Northeast Indiana recently announced winners of the 2013 BCA Excellence in Construction Awards sponsored by Wells Fargo.

They are: Renovation – Over $2 million, Garrett High School, submitted by Fetters Construction Inc.; New Construction – Under $4 million, Retina Institute of Indiana, submitted by Robert Koors Custom Building & Design; and New Construction – Over $4 million, Manchester University School of Pharmacy, joint submission by Michael Kinder & Sons Inc. and Design Collaborative.

DeKalb Health joined the American Nurses Association and health agencies nationwide in honoring the more than 3 million nurses in the United States during the recent National Nurses Week.

Indiana’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has announced that sign-up has begun for a new project to monitor water quality on agricultural fields in targeted areas throughout the state.

Academy Mortgage’s Fort Wayne branch was No. 2 in the five-state region for purchase fundings in April.

Fort Wayne Medical Surety Co. will issue its dividend effective July 1 to shareholders of record of that date. A dividend of $174.11 per share was approved by the board. This dividend equates to a dividend yield of 15.9 percent.

Dirig Sheet Metal was awarded the heating, ventilation and air conditioning ductwork contract for Logansport Memorial Hospital EMS Garage.

Sauder Worship Seating has introduced Radiance curved pews, a new line of radius hardwood worship seating. Sauder is a design-manufacturing firm for worship furniture.