Vogt named Zone 5 Governor
East Stroudsburg attorney Charles J. Vogt, of the Law Offices of Charles J. Vogt LLC, began his term as Zone 5 Governor for the Pennsylvania Bar Association House of Delegates May 13.
A graduate of Dickinson College and Dickinson School of Law, Vogt now represents Association member lawyers in Monroe County, along with surrounding Lackawanna, Luzerne, Pike, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming counties.
As the managing body carrying out Pennsylvania Bar Association tasked with carrying out the association’s policies between House of Delegates meetings, the Board of Governors is responsible for performing all functions and duties of the association that are not specifically reserved to Association members and Delegates.
Vogt comments, “I look forward to the challenge of working with such a diverse group of lawyers throughout our zone.”
Vogt has served on Pennsylvania Bar Association committees including Membership Development, of which he has served as co-chair, Planning, Nominating, Professional Practice Standards and Specialization, Vogt also holds a position on the association Review and Certifying Board.
A past Monroe County Bar Association President, he continues actively participating in Monroe County Bar Association committees including the Strategic Planning Group, Fee Dispute and Building Committee.
A long history representing various community organizations, Vogt was part of the 2020 Countywide Task Force Executive Committee; Hamilton, Jackson, Pocono Regional Open Space Committee; Monroe County Planning Commission and is a current member of the Board of Directors for Brodhead Creek Regional Authority.
Sending a message for up and coming law professionals, he urges,” Rise up to the leadership ranks,” noting benefits that include networking while, “Promoting the professional practice of law.”
Pocono Auto Service Center becomes U-Haul Trucks dealer
Pocono Auto Service Center LLC has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the East Stroudsburg community with U-Haul Company of Pennsylvania. Pocono Auto Service Center at 5050 Milford Road will offer U-Haul trucks, truck sales, trailers, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pickup for boxes.
Pocono Auto Service Center owner Addel Moustafa is proud to team with the industry leader in do-it-yourself moving and self-storage to better meet the demands of Monroe County. Hours of operation for U-Haul rentals are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; and 9 a.m.-noon Sunday. After hours drop-off is available for customer convenience.
Reserve U-Haul products at this dealer location by calling 570-234-0955 or visiting uhaul.com/Locations/Truck-Rentals-near-East-Stroudsburg-PA-18302/028508/ today.
Wilkins real estate team gets top BH&G national ranking
Dennis J. Farrelly, Realtor and General Manager of The Carl Maurer Team was recognized by Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, LLC, as the #1 team in the United States based on the number of units sold for 2015. This Emerald Elite Award has been won by The Carl Maurer Team for the past 3 years.
The Carl Maurer Team, now called The Dennis Farrelly Team, consists of Dennis Farrelly, Realtor/General Manager; Kathleen Farrelly, Assistant to Dennis Farrelly; Thomas Farrelly, Realtor and Donna Sorrentino, Administrative Assistant. The team is known best for its handling of foreclosures throughout Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties.
Thomas R. Wilkins, Broker, said, “Dennis has been running the team for a little over a year now since Carl Maurer’s retirement. While we want to reward Dennis for the previous year and winning the award, I am proud to announce that The Carl Maurer Team will now be known as The Dennis Farrelly Team. Dennis Farrelly being the lead person. And while it looks like it’s family owned and operated, don’t let that fool you. These are professional people who know how to list, market, and sell more units than any other team in the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate network, countrywide. That is quite an honor.”
Farrelly has been with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates for 11 years. Not only has Farrelly’s team won national recognition, but The Carl Maurer Team has also won state and local awards including Top Salesperson for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates.
Paten joins Dime Bank as Wealth Management rep
The Dime Bank Board of Directors along with Gary C. Beilman, president and CEO, announce the addition of lifelong Honesdale resident Jeremy Patten as a registered representative in their Wealth Management Department.
Patten graduated from the John Jay College of Criminal Justice where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree. He brings more than 10 years of management and outstanding client financial services experience to The Dime Bank. Patten has been in the financial services arena for more than six years providing investment strategies for clients by accurately assessing client’s present and future needs. He is a registered representative of Cetera Advisor Networks LLC and holds his Series 6 and 63 securities registrations in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey and has a life, accident and health insurance license. Patten will be responsible for enhancing The Dime Bank’s wealth management division customer relationships by providing customized solutions to help meet clients’ needs through the sale of retail non-deposit investment and insurance products.
As a full service brokerage operation, The Dime Bank’s Wealth Management Division offers the following services and products through Cetera Advisor Networks for individuals and businesses: stocks, bonds, mutual funds, money management, annuities, insurance products, advisory services, retirement and educational savings plans, and financial and estate planning services.
The Dime Bank has been helping customers meet their financial needs since 1905. Serving its primary market of Northeast Pennsylvania, through Cetera Advisor Networks, the bank offers a full array of financial services and solutions. Community banking yields community benefits.
Wilkins Jr. appointed BH&G Business campus director
Thomas R. Wilkins Jr. has been appointed as director for the marketing, leasing and handling of the day to day operations for the rental of corporate meeting rooms, conference rooms, training rooms and short-term suite rentals at the BHG Business Campus. Wilkins, a recent graduate of ESU with a bachelor’s degree in business management/marketing, has joined the Wilkins organization full time.