Business Briefs

January 17, 2017

Free introduction to Pilates classes set Jan. 21-23

Right Balance Pilates Studio will celebrate its grand opening with free group reformer classes Saturday-Monday, Jan. 21-23. Clients of all experience and fitness levels are welcome to join Right Balance reformer classes for the ultimate core strengthening workout. Focused on strength, flexibility and mobility, instructors are motivated to help clients achieve their fitness goals and find the right balance for each body. The studio is at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Lewes, in the Plantations housing community behind the Dave Marshall Tennis Center. For more information or to sign up, go to or email

Milton business mixer set Jan. 26

The Milton Chamber of Commerce Irish Eyes Milton will host a business mixer from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 26. All local business representatives are encouraged to attend; chamber membership is not required to participate in the networking, food and fun. Attendees may bring a door prize showcasing their business as well as business cards. The address is 105 Union St., Milton.

George Luff II earns certified fraud examiner credential

The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the world's largest anti­-fraud organization and leading provider of anti-fraud training and education, awarded George E. Luff II of Luff and Associates PA the globally preferred Certified Fraud Examiner credential. In order to receive this certification, Luff has met a stringent set of criteria and passed a rigorous exam administered by the ACFE in Washington, D.C. He has successfully met the association’s character, experience and education requirements for the CFE credential, and has demonstrated knowledge in four areas critical to the fight against fraud: Fraudulent Financial Transactions, Fraud Prevention and Deterrence, Legal Elements of Fraud, and Fraud Investigation.

Adam Gerber joins Morris James

Morris James LLP announced that Adam C. Gerber has joined the firm's tax, estates and business practice. His practice focuses primarily on estate planning and administration, elder law and business matters. Practice Chair Bruce W. Tigani says, "We are delighted to welcome Adam and his broad-based, statewide practice to our group." Prior to joining Morris James, Gerber practiced since 2005 in the areas of estate planning, real estate and civil litigation including trust and estate litigation. He began his career clerking in the Superior Court in Kent County. For more information, call 302-888-6870 or email

James Landon elected co-chair of Delaware Council of Urban Land Institute

Morris James partner James A. Landon has been elected co-chair of the Delaware Regional Satellite Council of Urban Land Institute Philadelphia. The Delaware Council engages the state's public and private sector members through events and programs, and supports membership and community outreach throughout Delaware. Landon will also serve on ULI Philadelphia's Advisory Board. He is a partner at Morris James in the firm's Real Estate Practice group. Landon's practice primarily focuses on real estate transactions and land use. He has also been involved with many aspects of construction and real estate investment throughout his career. 

Financial educational seminars set third Wednesdays in Lewes

Lokken Investment Group LLC will offer no-cost, financial educational seminars from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month in the medium conference room at the Lewes Public Library. In December, the seminar will be held the second Wednesday, Dec. 14. Each seminar will provide a current market analysis and focused discussions. Refreshments will be provided. Lokken Investment Group LLC is a full-service investment firm in Lewes offering independent, research-driven, accountable and conservative financial advisory services. For more information or to register, go to or call 302-645-6650.