Business Briefs | May 2017

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Dr. Betty Hsia, a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist, has joined Edward Medical Group in Lisle. Dr. Hsia has practiced for more than 25 years and offers a full range of OB-GYN services.


DuPage Medical Group welcomes Dr. Patricia Merwick and Dr. Patrick O’Meara to its growing physician family. Dr. Merwick’s medical interests include hypertension, diabetes, geriatrics, cardiology and preventive medicine. Dr. O’Meara’s focus includes hypertension, diabetes, lung disease and preventive health.

Naperville Community Unit School District 203 recently appointed Patrick Nolten, Ph.D. by the Board of Education as the assistant superintendent for assessment and accountability. Nolten has experience in educational and school psychology and research and assessment.



Members of Naperville Fire Department’s Red Shift recently were awarded Edward Hospital’s 2016 Emergency Medical Services (EMS) “Run of the Year” in recognition of their exemplary work on a December 30 EMS call in which a mother had delivered her baby prematurely with the amniotic sac still intact. The delivery, called an “en caul” birth, is an extremely rare occurrence that happens about once in every 80,000 births and that has never been documented in Naperville Fire Department history. Both the newborn and mother were ultimately stabilized. Shown are Dr. Daryl Wilson, Edward Hospital; Doug Skotnicki, Edward Hospital; Lt. Jim Harding, Naperville Fire Department (NFD); Firefighter/Paramedic (FP) Dave Stevenson, NFD; FP Doug Erwin, NFD; FP Mike Polizzi, NFD and Bureau Chief Jim Kubinski, NFD. Not pictured: FP Tom Wiese, NFD; FP Henry Van Bogaert, NFD; and FP Brad Sarna, NFD.

Sebold Capital Management, Inc. recently was recognized at the Daily Herald Business Ledger’s Twenty-Seventh Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABE) in the small business category. The AABEs highlight successful suburban business achievement and growth and community involvement. Sebold Capital Management, Inc. is a fee-only wealth management firm that creates maximum value for high net-worth clients.

Hotel Arista and its Arista Spa & Salon have earned Forbes Travel Guide’s coveted four-star rating for the fourth consecutive year. Hotel Arista is the only property outside of Chicago in the state of Illinois to receive the distinction. A four-star property, as described by Forbes Travel Guide, is “exceptional, offering high levels of service and quality.”