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July 3, 2014

BUSINESS BRIEFS


Derry News

---- — Allstate recognizes Suozzo Agency

DERRY — As a business leader and involved citizen in the Derry area, Allstate exclusive agency owner Joseph Suozzo of the Joseph A. Suozzo Agency has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2014.

The Allstate Premier Agency designation is bestowed on less than 48 percent of Allstate’s nearly 10,000 agency owners across the country. This designation is being presented to Suozzo for his outstanding business performance and commitment to putting customers at the center of his agency’s work.

The Joseph A. Suozzo Agency has also achieved the distinctive Honor Ring Award for both 2012 and 2013. The honor is Allstate’s symbol of outstanding business achievement and honorees have proven to be champions in growing their agencies and serving Allstate customers.

“The Premier Agency designation is not just about Joseph’s successful business results,” said Julia Reusch, an Allstate spokeswoman. “The honor also demonstrates Joseph’s commitment in being accessible to customers and using his knowledge to help ensure customers have the insurance products they need to protect themselves and their family.”

The Joseph A. Suozzo Agency is located at 60 Crystal Ave., Suite 1, in Derry and can be reached at 434-6934.

Rig A’ Tony’s to host Chamber event

DERRY — The Greater Derry Londonderry Chamber of Commerce will host its next Business After Hours on Wednesday, July 16, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Check out the Cooking School at Rig A’ Tony’s and sample some of the area’s favorite foods.

The event will be held at Rig A’ Tony’s at Creative Chef Kitchens, 35 Manchester Road.

Jewell Towne wins top wine in state

SOUTH HAMPTON — At the 2014 Eastern States Exposition wine competitionJune 14, Jewell Towne Vineyards of South Hampton was awarded the coveted medal for the best New Hampshire Wine.

Jewell Towne submitted 12 wines and won 13 medals.

The competition, held annually, invites wine entries from all the New England states and New York. JTV’s estate grown 2013 Vignoles captured a gold medal and best New Hampshire locally grown wine. Silver medals were awarded for their estate grown 2013 Aurore, 2013 Cayuga White, 2013 Petite Amis, 2013 Valvin Muscat, Port, and Chardonnay. Bronze medals went to their estate grown 2013 Maréchal Foch, 2013 Leon Millot, 2013 Landot Noir, 2013 Alden.

In 2013, Jewell Towne Vineyards also won the best New Hampshire Wine from locally grown grapes with their estate grown Petit Amis.

Jewell Towne Vineyards is located at 183 Whitehall Road, South Hampton; it’s open for tours and tastings. Visit jewelltownevineyards.com for further information.