H. Lazar & Son Honors 2 Employees For Quarter-Century Of Service

Posted On: 9/5/2019

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PITTSBURGH, PA -- Western Pennsylvania amusement operator H. Lazar & Son recognized two long-time employees for 25 years of devoted service at a customer and employee appreciation dinner party here.

Honored were Alfred (Rocky) Rockymore, the company's moving and maintenance service specialist, and office manager Kathy Maslany. Both joined the company in 1992, and both have been exemplary team members.

President Dale Lazar, who emceed the festivity, paid tribute to their skills on the job and their remarkable ability to build rapport with customers. At the conclusion of his appreciative address, he presented each with a proclamation issued by Pittsburgh Mayor William Peluto, who declared August 17 to be "Alfred Rockymore Day" and "Katherine Maslaney Day."

Lazar also recognized the company's other staff members, introducing each in reverse order of seniority. "H. Lazar & Son is blessed to have arguably the finest employees of any coin-operated amusement business is the world," the third-generation operator said.

Lazar also thanked the company's customers, many of whom attended the dinner. Several of them have done business with H. Lazar & Son for four decades; one has been a client since 1965.

The evening was highlighted by an eight-foot-long ice sculpture bearing the inscription "Thank You" and a festive dinner enhanced by a mellow jazz trio and topped off with an ice cream bar.

H. Lazar and Son Inc. is a full line, coin-operated amusement business founded by Hyman Lazar in 1932. The company offers a full spectrum of coin-operated amusements on a revenue sharing basis to bars, restaurants, bowling centers, universities and family entertainment centers in Western Pennsylvania. Its equipment includes TouchTunes jukeboxes, soft-tip darts, pool tables, and PA skill games, sports and prize games, as well as other miscellaneous games. It also provides amusements and music for corporate events and private parties.

The Lazar organization also is an active member of a number of trade associations, including the Amusement and Music Operators Association, the Pennsylvania Amusement and Music Association, Club Lucky (a nationwide consortium of promotions-minded professional coin machine operators), Partners Promoting Darts and the Pennsylvania Video Gaming Association, whose objective is to legalize video gaming terminals in liquor-licensed establishments.

An affiliated company, ATM Advantage by H. Lazar LLC, is a provider of ATMs that supports many of H. Lazar & Son's accounts.


IT'S OFFICIAL: Long-time H. Lazar & Son staff members Katherine Maslaney and Alfred (Rocky) Rockymore were honored for 25 years of outstanding service at recent customer and employee appreciation dinner hosted by company president Dale Lazar. The third-generation operator presented them with proclamations issued by Pittsburgh Mayor William Peluto, who declared August 17 to be "Alfred Rockymore Day" and "Katherine Maslaney Day."