Businesses featured this week: Capital BlueCross, Coldwell Banker Select Professionals, Keystone Progress, RGS Associates Inc., WellSpan Health
The Pennsylvania Department of State named Aaron Bricker and Christopher Wiley registered landscape architects. They are project landscape architects with RGS Associates Inc. of Lancaster. Bricker has a BS in landscape architecture from West Virginia University, and Wiley has a bachelor of landscape architecture degree from Penn State University.
Harrisburg-based Keystone Progress, which advocates for numerous progressive causes, gave its 2013 Anna Burger Award to writer/activist Kate Michelman. Previously, she was president of Washington, D.C.-based NARAL Pro-Choice America for nearly 20 years, executive director of Harrisburg Planned Parenthood and a clinical assistant professor with Penn State College of Medicine's department of psychiatry.
Coldwell Banker Select Professionals of Manheim Township named Susan McFadden of its Wyomissing office 2012 Rookie of the Year in recognition of having outperformed first-year agents from all 10 company offices.
Training magazine named two locally based companies, Capital BlueCross of Susquehanna Township (No. 10) and WellSpan Health (No. 59), to its 2013 list of Top 125 organizations that excel in employee development based on a number of benchmarking statistics, including training hours per employee program, goals, evaluations and measurement, and training budget. Numerous companies with a local presence, including Verizon (No. 1), Jiffy Lube International (No. 2) and Coldwell Banker Real Estate (No. 3) also were named.