Local accountant serves on board
The Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants announces that Sidny K. Zink of FredrickZink & Associates of Durango is the past chairwoman of its board of directors for the 2010-2011 board year.
The society is the statewide professional association for CPAs supporting 8,800 members in business and industry, public practice, government and education. The organization supports its members in providing professional services to serve the public interest.
Karin Arquette joins Incognito Hair Salon
Karin Arquette has returned from South America and is working at Incognito Hair Salon behind the Durango Coffee Co. at 736½ Main Ave., in the alley between Main and East Second avenues.
Womens cuts start at $35, mens at $25 and childrens at $15. Arquette also offers color services.
For more information, call 385-8938.
Animas River home receives green award
Mantell-Hecathorn Builders Inc. announces the completion of a home on the Animas River that received the distinction of a Gold Level rating through the National Green Building Certification Program, as administered by the National Association of Home Builders Research Center.
Mantell-Hecathorn Builders is the first contractor in the area to build a home that achieved a Gold level in the program. The certification is measured against the existing definition of green and sustainable construction, the American National Standards Institute-approved National Green Building Standard. Every point is verified by trained, accredited, third-party verifiers.
The company also has achieved 5-Star certification in the Energy Star for New Homes program, which requires third-party verification of energy-efficiency components.
For more information, visit www.m-hbuilders.com or call Tara Mantell-Hecathorn at 259-5130.
Chamber after hours to be held June 17
Durango Chamber Business After Hours will hold a Summer Kick-Off Event from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Three Springs Information Center, 175 Mercado St.
The cost is $5 for chamber members and guests. A Poker Walk around Three Springs will begin at 7 p.m.
For more information, call 247-0312.
New law firm opens in Crossroads Building
Marla C. Underell, attorney at law, announces the continuation of her practice and the opening of The Law Firm of Marla C. Underell LLC at The Crossroads Building, 101 W. 11th St., Suite 104.
Underell has more than a decade of legal experience representing both corporate and individual clients She has worked in complex commercial litigation, business litigation, business law, business formation, contract drafting and disputes, construction law and construction defect litigation, real estate litigation, real estate law, real property law, insurance law, personal injury, and oil and gas transactions.
For more information, call 403-8090.