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We are happy to publish, at no cost, news about businesses in the Roaring Fork and Colorado River valleys. “Businews” runs every Monday. E-mail your item to news@postindependent.com, mail a crisp copy to P.O. Box 550, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602, deliver it to the newsroom at 2014 Grand Ave., or fax to 945-4487.Two join SGMSchmueser Gordon Meyer, Inc., a local engineering consulting and surveying firm with offices in Glenwood Springs, Aspen and Crested Butte, has added professional engineers Bob Pennington and Warren Swanson to its staff.Pennington brings more than 20 years of engineering experience to SGM. He has worked on the Western Slope for nearly 10 years. His work at SGM will involve water resources, wastewater treatment and drainage management.Swanson has significant experience in planning, evaluation, and design of drinking water treatment facilities and distribution systems. He will apply his environmental engineering skills to a variety of projects for SGM’s municipal clients. Kirchner winstop producer awardBroker Lynn M. Kirchner, owner of Prudential Town & Country Realty, was named a top producer to win the 2001 Chairman’s Circle Gold Award from Prudential Real Estate Affiliates. Her sales performance in 2001 placed her in the top 3 percent of all sales associates nationwide. Kirchner won the first place for residential gross commission income for Colorado in the fourth quarter of 2001 as well.Rent-a-Man openfor businessRoss Woodward and Brett Goldman have opened a new business, Rent-a-Man, offering handyman service, remodels, installations, property maintenance, and light plumbing and electrical work.They’re located at 5050 County Road 115 in Glenwood Springs, 948-5164 or 948-8066. They’re open from 8 a.m to 5 p.m, Monday through Friday.BBB welcomesnew membersThe Mountain States Better Business Bureau welcomes the following new members in the Garfield, Pitkin and Basalt area who joined in June: -Rocky Mountain Steel Structures, Inc., 97 N. Meadow View Court, Glenwood Springs, 947-0999. A design-build commercial general contractor specializing in pre-engineered metal buildings.-Silvertip Printing Company, 1930 Railroad Ave., Rifle, 625-2408. A full-service print shop.-Spagnolo’s, 812 Grand Ave, Glenwood Springs, 945-8440. Serving lunch and dinner; featuring authentic homemade Italian cuisine.-West Canyon Tree Farm, 1650 Road 240, Glenwood Springs, 984-2332. A full-service nursery and home and garden center.For membership information contact Oni Butterfly at 876-0214Hermanson wins awardRalf Hermanson, a Thrivent Financial for Lutherans financial associate, has earned membership in the Million Dollar Round Table, an international, independent association of leading life insurance producers. Hermanson is with the Rocky Mountain Regional Financial Office and serves Lutherans and their family members.

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