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Business at a glance

The American Dairy Association of Indiana is inviting people throughout the Hoosier State to visit “30 Dairies in 30 Days” during June’s National Dairy Month.

The visits are virtual, part of a web feature found at

Featured farms in our local area are Kuehnert Dairy Farm, Fort Wayne; Stockwell Farms, Hudson; Phares Dairy, Albion; Brand Farms, Waterloo; Mills Dairy Farm, Ossian; and Oneeda Farms, Syracuse.

Prairie Quest Consulting, headquartered in Fort Wayne, has opened an office in Beavercreek, Ohio, to support staff at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

Ed Short with Thor Motor Coach of Elkhart was the winner of the ENS Group giveaway contest for a Microsoft Surface with Windows RT. ENS is a Fort Wayne advanced technology consulting firm.

Main Channel Marina at Lake Wawasee has announced a record spring season for 2013 for revenue growth of more than 15 percent in May.

R.E. Crosby has been awarded a project by the City of South Bend, the removal and replacement of two clarifier drive units at its Wastewater Treatment Plant.

Asher Agency in Fort Wayne has been selected as the creative advertising agency of record for Thundershirt headquartered in Durham, N.C.

iAB Financial Bank was recently recognized as a Five Star Member of the Indiana Bankers Association at the IBA Mega Conference in Indianapolis.

Custom Art, under the direction of new president Teresa Sutton, has received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – Great Lakes, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council.

SenWatch USA has recently begun doing business at 307 S. Buffalo St. in Warsaw. The company offers fashion watches.

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Kiddie Academy of Fort Wayne recently attended the 2013 National Kiddie Academy Annual Conference held in Florida.

LABOV Marketing Communications and Training recently partnered with Impact Planning Group, a marketing consulting group, to create a virtual workshop environment for the company’s patented step-by-step process.

TG’s Yogurt recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 1889 N. Detroit St. in Warsaw.

Felderman Design-Build has been awarded the design-build contract by Brunswick Corp. to retrofit a 360,000-square-foot industrial building for the manufacturing of its Harris FloatBote and Cypress Cay Pontoon Boats.

Brigadoon Furniture, a leading manufacturer of steel-made furniture, introduced its 2013 designer and hospitality chair and stool collections at the recent NeoCon trade show in Chicago.

Strebig Construction Inc. has been awarded by Fort Wayne Community Schools the security door project at Arlington and Lincoln elementary schools.

Brand Innovation Group, a Fort Wayne marketing firm, was recently recognized with three Aster Awards.

The annual awards are hosted by Creative Images Inc., an internationally recognized healthcare marketing firm, and announced in Healthcare Marketing Today magazine.

Avalon Village of Ligonier has earned the highest rating possible for its quality of care and excellent condition of the community from the Indiana State Department of Health.

Massage Envy Spa at 6409 W. Jefferson is now offering four healthy Murad facials to its clinic.

Academy Mortgage’s Fort Wayne branch was No. 1 in the five-state region for the month of May in purchase and total volume for loans.

The board of directors of Steel Dynamics Inc. has declared a quarterly dividend of 11 cents per common share.

The dividend is payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 30 and is payable on or about July 12.

St. Joseph Hospital was recently presented with a Vision Award from the Indiana Lion’s Eye Bank.

Green Baby Goods has opened a retail store at 2324 Lake Ave. in Fort Wayne.

For more information on the merchandise and hours, visit

The Old Leesburg Mill had a recent ribbon-cutting ceremony and has reopened. It is located at 100 S. Old State Road 15 in Leesburg and includes antiques, bulk foods, 41 types of cheeses, prime-cut meat, baked goods, popcorn, candy, gourmet coffee, ice cream and more.

Dirig Sheet Metal has been awarded the heating, ventilation and air conditioning ductwork contract for EP Graphics in Berne.

MKM architecture + design was named one of the Top 100 Healthcare Architectural Firms by Modern Healthcare magazine for the seventh consecutive year.