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Korbel attends dermatology classDeb Korbel of Paradise Day Spa attended a Dermalogica class at the Ramada in Glenwood Springs Oct. 12 and 13, in face mapping, product knowledge and power regeneration for the skin that included effective treatments therapists can perform and products with ingredients to successfully combat aging. Paradise Day Spa is open Tuesday through Saturday. For an appointment: 928-9782.Herrera joins Sopris SurfersCarlos Herrera has joined Sopris Surfers as director of Latino Services. He will work in the Carbondale office to assist Spanish-speaking customers with Internet connection, e-mail and Web sites. Information: 945-4290.DHM Design selected to develop Mount Sopris Tree FarmDHM Design of Carbondale has been selected by the Crown Mountain Park and Recreation District as the landscape design and engineering consultants for the Mount Sopris Tree Farm.Linda McKinley elected to CMLA positionLinda McKinley of Premier Mortgage Group LLC was recently elected as First Officer for the Western Chapter of the Colorado Mortgage Lenders Association (CMLA). Production manager Melanie Nygren says that no one is more deserving of this prestigious honor than Linda McKinley, who is a true mortgage professional and an ideal spokesperson and advocate for our industry.Fry Employee of the YearLinda Fry has been selected by the Colorado Hotel and Lodging Association as the Employee of the Year in the payroll and benefits category from nominees around Colorado. She has been employed at the Hot Springs Lodge & Pool as payroll and benefits coordinator for over seven years. Fry received her award at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs on Monday, Nov. 17.Carbondale Chamber elects leadersThe Carbondale Chamber has a new Board of Directors and Executive Committee, thanks to its recent 2004 election. Debbie Patrick of Promotional Concepts (marketing), John Laatsch of John C. Laatsch & Associates (landscape architecture), and Staci Dickerson of Sounds Easy (video and DVD) were elected to serve two-year terms on the chamber board, effective Jan. 1, 2004. In addition, Eric Gross of Whitsitt & Gross (attorneys), John Stelzriede of Mesa National Bank, Lori Osborn of Aspen Mountain Mortgage, Randy Adams of Farmers/Adams Insurance Agency, and Ted Reed of the Real Estate Specialists were re-elected to the chamber board to serve another two-year term.The new Executive Committee was also elected, featuring President, Ted Reed, the Real Estate Specialists; Vice President, Lori Osborn, Aspen Mountain Mortgage; Treasurer, Bob Pazik, Roaring Fork Family Physicians; and Secretary, Laura Maine, Rock Creek Grill. Nash Joins Vicki Lee Green Realtors Richard Nash has joined Vicki Lee Green Realtors as their newest broker associate. Nash brings with him ten years of project management, residential and commercial development experience, including work as director of development and construction manager for Ironbridge Golf Club & Community and as project manager for the construction of the Aspen Glen Club House, plus many Aspen Glen homes. Nash also owns and manages rental properties in Glenwood Springs and Carlsbad, Calif. Nash can be reached at 945-1010, by cell at 379-5172 or e-mail at Armijo, a Broker Associate with Vicki Lee Green Realtors, has received her Masters in Real Estate. Bonnie Daniels (ABR, CRS, GRI and MRE) was top selling agent for October. Michelle James was named the top listing agent. All three can be reached at 945-1010. Rifle Realtor celebrates grand openingColorado Heritage Real Estate Co. hosted a Grand Opening on Saturday, Nov. 8, at its new Rifle office. The office is located at 1425 Airport Road, in Rifles newest and fastest-growing commercial hub. The Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce kicked off the celebration with an official ribbon cutting; more than 200 people attended. New chiropractic officeDr. Steve Peltzman, chiropractor and certified acupuncturist, recently opened a new office in Carbondale. Dr. Peltzman has owned and operated Glenwood Chiropractic P.C. at 1429 Grand Ave. since 1995. His new location, 1101 Village Road (963-8300) will have an emphasis on chiropractic care, acupuncture, nutrition and massage therapy, and rehabilitation will be available with the aid of a certified personal trainer. Appointments are also available at the Glenwood office, 945-8466.Top brokers at Buzick and AssociatesBuzick & Associates have announced the top real estate brokers for the third quarter of 2003. John Gorman and Selina Sims were recognized for their total dollar volume in sales, and Steph Harlan was the top agent in real estate sales for the month of October. All can be reached at 945-6000.Kick tires with PhillippeSidonie Phillippe has joined the sales force at Bill Hauskins Motors in West Glenwood Springs. She has five years experience in helping people buy vehicles in Glenwood and has been in town for 10 years. Kieffer joins CTX MortgageCTX Mortgage Co. welcomes Julie Kieffer as its new loan officer in the Roaring Fork Valley. Julie has assisted hundreds of families in obtaining financing for their homes; she can help anyone obtain the right mortgage to achieve their needs. She graduated from Minnesota State University (Moorehead) and has 13 years experience in banking. She can be contacted at 618-6997 or on the Web at

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