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1 Residential city (1990 pop. 10,904), seat of Gloucester co., SW N.J., in the Philadelphia–Camden metropolitan area; settled 1683, inc. as a city 1871. It is a trade and service center, and petrochemical companies are nearby. Originally a Quaker settlement, Woodbury tried to remain neutral in the American Revolution; however, the armies of both sides occupied the town, and many battles were fought in the vicinity. The city's 18th-century buildings include the Cooper House, where Cornwallis stopped in 1777, and a Friends' meetinghouse. The county historical society has collections in the John Lawrence House (1765).

2 Town (1990 pop. 8,236), Orange co., S N.Y.; inc. 1889. A largely residential bedroom community outside New York City, Woodbury is also a regional outlet shopping center. Arden House, E. H. HarrimanHarriman, Edward Henry,
1848–1909, American railroad executive, b. Hempstead, N.Y.; father of William Averell Harriman. He became a stockbroker in New York City and soon entered the railroad field, where he attracted attention by able management of the Illinois Central RR,
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's mansion, is now a conference center owned by Columbia Univ. West Point and Bear Mt. State Park are nearby.

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With this acquisition, ConvaTec Americas said it plans to create a new home distribution business unit for catheter and incontinence related products, encapsulating the US distribution companies of 180 medical, Symbius medical, South Shore medical supply, Wilmington medical supply and Woodbury health products.
Based in Floral Park, NY, Woodbury provides an extensive array of incontinence and catheter products, as well as nutritional, enteral feeding, and vascular compression supplies.
In conjunction with the acquisition, the earnings from Woodbury Holdings will be immediately accretive to the financial accounts of ConvaTec Group Plc.
Marques earned an MBA from Woodbury and an educational doctorate (Ed.
This evening and over the weekend, depositors of The Woodbury Banking Company can access their money by writing checks or using ATM or debit cards.
BB&T Insurance will combine its existing agencies in Wilmington and Myrtle Beach with Woodbury & Co.
Fergesen joined Woodbury in 1998 as vice president of strategic and operational planning.
Stewart Molyneux, sales and marketing supervisor at Woodbury Park, says: "Many visitors come to stay at our hotel as they are holding a conference but it is the restaurants and obviously our world-class golf course that most people want to come and try.
The Fresh Market's tenancy has undoubtedly revitalized Woodbury Common, one of the finest shopping centers on the East Coast," noted Carlin.
Calingo is the first Filipino president of Woodbury in its 128-year history and is the second Filipino to become president of a US university.
The deal is a good fit, in part due to similar cultures and the fact that Advisor Group head Larry Roth and Patrick McEvoy, president and CEO of Woodbury Financial Services, have known each other "for a long time," McEvoy said in an exclusive interview with Investment Advisor.
Woodbury attributes her success to the people around her.