Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach Realtors salutes sales associates in the Ocean City offices for being the office leaders for the month of September.O.C. Asbury Avenue:The Halliday Real Estate Group, led by Patrick Halliday, has been recognized for Listings, Volume and Units. Licensed since 2004 and a licensed broker since 2009, Halliday is a recipient of the Chairman’s Circle and NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Awards and is a longtime member of the Million Dollar Sales Club. Halliday was born and raised in Ocean City.O.C. Gardens Plaza:Mike Contino has been recognized for Listings, Volume and Units. Contino resides in Ocean City.O.C. 109 34th Street:Kevin Decosta has been recognized for Listings. Decosta resides in Ocean City.The Cheryl Huber Team has been recognized for Volume and Units. Huber is a recipient of the NJ Realtors Circle of Excellence Award.O.C. Simpson Avenue:Damon Bready has been recognized for Listings. Bready is a resident of Ocean City.Scott Kirkpatrick has been recognized for Volume and Units. Kirkpatrick is a resident of Ocean City.Sea Isle City:Mike Ternosky has been recognized for Listings, Volume and Units. He is a resident of Avalon.Avalon:The Jack Vizzard Team has been recognized for Listings, Volume and Units. Vizzard is a resident of Avalon. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach Realtors office at Ninth Street and Simpson Avenue in Ocean City.
Heather Hancock has been appointed deputy chair of the Food Standards Agency (FSA). The position will be taken with immediate effect and Hancock is expected to become chair from 1 April 2016.Tim Bennett, current chair, said: “I am delighted to welcome Heather to our board. She joins us at an exciting time as we deliver our new strategy, ‘Food we can trust’, that puts consumers first in everything we do.“I would particularly like to thank Henrietta Campbell for her work as deputy chair over the last two years.”Hancock added: “This is an exciting time to be joining the Food Standards Agency and to be championing the interests of consumers. I am delighted to be appointed to the FSA board, and am looking forward to working closely with Tim Bennett and the many individuals and organisations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland who are committed to delivering consumers safe, authentic and honest food.”The board seats between eight and 12 members and is responsible for the overall strategic direction of the FSA.