A financial adviser with Edward Jones in Mount Jackson, Lora Loving was recently honored with the firm's Senior Award, Century Award and Eagle Award for outstanding service during 2013.
Edward Jones provides financial services in both the United States and Canada. To learn more about the company, visit its Mount Jackson location at 5421 Main St., Suite 101, or call 540-477-2800.
Several individuals with area banks graduated from the Virginia Bankers School of Bank Management at the University of Virginia on Aug. 1. The school, according to a release, is designed "to provide a multi-dimensional educational experience for bankers."
Area graduates include Ryan C. Oates and William M. Whirley, Jr. , of First Bank, Strasburg.
The Shenandoah Valley Westminster-Canterbury Board of Directors recently announced that Michael Williams
A graduate of Warren County High School and James Madison University, Williams has worked in the senior living field since 1995, according to a recent release.
For more information, contact Kitty Zuckerman, marketing-communications specialist, at 540-665-5915.
Cedar Creek Winery in Star Tannery was recently honored with several awards at regional wine competitions. The Virginia Wine Lover Magazine Wine Classic awarded the winery a platinum medal for their 2012 Cabernet Franc and a silver medal for its 2012 Chardonnay. The Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition also awarded the 2012 Cabernet Franc with a silver medal.
Visit the winery at 7384 Zepp Road, call 540-436-8394, or go to its website at www.cedarcreekvineyard.com.
Rebecca Lipscomb, co-founder and vice president of PVL Design Associates in Winchester, is stepping down from her position to take on a new role as resource development director with Habitat for Humanity of Winchester-Frederick County.
A PVL Design Associates news release states Lipscomb assumed her new position Aug. 11, but will retain an ownership stake of the award-winning interior design, interior architecture and procurement firm.
PVL President and Managing Partner Eileen Isola will continue running day-to-day operations, while Director of Design Jessica De Jong will continue to manage the company's creative operations.
To contact the design firm, call 540-450-8702 or visit www.pvldesignassociates.com.