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December 5, 2013

Pittsburgh-based Versatex Trimboard hired Dan Smith as a market development specialist for western New York and southeast Canada.

Smith is based in Canandaigua, N.Y. Until recently, he was a sales representative for Lakeside Quality Building Products in Ontario, N.Y.

"Dan brings an outstanding combination of practical knowledge and customer-focused attitude to his new position," said Versatex VP of sales Rick Kapres. "He understands business and he knows his way around a job site, so he appreciates the challenges that a contractor faces in the field."

July 2, 2012

Upstate New York retailer Beyond Hardware True Value donated $2,000 to the American Legion, Canandaigua, N.Y., Post 256.

Beyond Hardware operates stores in Pennfield, N.Y., and Canadaigua, N.Y., which opened last month.

Canandaigua Post 256 participated in the opening of the Canandaigua store. In the photo, owners Jim Marsh (far left) and Matt Shapiro (far right) pose with American Legion members Gabe Cinquegrana, Ron Evans, Brad Fisher and John Cipolina.