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March 30, 2015

Accolades & Honors

Thomas J. Bartholomew, president of Bartholomew & Co., a financial services firm in Worcester, was named to Barron’s list of America’s Top 1,200 Financial Advisors for 2015. The award panel considers factors such as assets under management and revenues generated by advisors in the firm.

Kelly Maguire and Melissa Dekker, licensed occupational therapists at Oriol Therapy Services at Holden Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center, were certified as lymphedema therapists. Both completed training at Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy in San Diego. Maguire lives in Rutland; Dekker in Worcester.
Edward Swiderski, a dentist with a practice on Mendon Street in Uxbridge, was inducted in to the Salmon Society of the Massachusetts Dental Association, of which Swiderski is president-elect. The society recognizes those who donate $5,000 to $10,000 to the MDS Foundation to aid those who don’t have access to quality dental care.
Former state senator Stephen M. Brewer was honored as the 2015 Harold E. Drake Jr. Citizen of the Year by the Mount Wachusett Community College Foundation.
James A. Valis and Gregg R. Manis, of Blackstone Valley Wealth Management in Hopkinton, were honored in Boston magazine with the Five Star Wealth Manager Award. Candidates were evaluated against 10 objective criteria. The firm was founded in 2013.

Harvey Remodeling of Shrewsbury earned the Best of Houzz 2015 Award for design and customer satisfaction. Houzz is a website for home remodeling and design.
Acton Real Estate Co. won an award for Outgoing Referral Production from Leading Real Estate Cos. of the World, beating out 130 other firms. The company was also nominated for two other referral production awards and three special achievement designations.
Rollstone Bank & Trust, based in Fitchburg, earned a 5-star “superior” rating from BauerFinancial, a leading rating and research firm of banks and credit unions. The rating indicates that Rollstone is among the strongest banks in such areas as capital, loan quality and profitability.

Rainier Communications of Westborough has won two Bulldog Media Digital/Social PR Awards, which recognized Rainier for excellence in social media. Rainier received a Gold award for best use of digital in a B2B technology campaign and a Bronze award for best microsite or specialized microsite.

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