New Hampshire Business Review - May 26 2006

COW to attend Bike Week

A half million motorcycle enthusiasts are expected to visit New Hampshire’s Lakes Region during Laconia Motorcycle week, which begins Saturday, and a 25,000-pound COW - or “cell on wheels” -- will be among them. Verizon Wireless has announced plans to…

BIA plans annual economic overview

The Business & Industry Association of New Hampshire will present its annual “Economy at Mid-Year” forum June 21 at the Center of New Hampshire in Manchester. The luncheon event - which will focus on the New Hampshire, national and global…

Kassas, Solinsky named Entrepreneurs of Year

George Kassas, founder of Cedar Point Communications, and Kenneth Solinsky, founder of Insight Technology, were named co-winners Monday of the New Hampshire High Technology Council’s Entrepreneur of Year award. The awards were presented by Gov. John Lynch during a reception…

Concord chamber bestows Pinnacle Awards

Two businesses and two individuals were honored Tuesday as winners of the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce’s first Pinnacle Awards. The awards - presented at a ceremony at the Courtyard by Marriott-Grappone Conference Center in Concord - recognize the volunteer…

Ramada sues over Manchester hotel name

Ramada Worldwide filed suit last week against the former Ramada Inn at Amoskeag Falls saying the hotel continues to use the Ramada name without permission. Employees at the 120-room Manchester hotel on Front Street, which hosts a Hooters restaurant, now…