Two area companies are recognizing employees for their service:
¢ Ed Murphy, for three years at Auto Exchange, where he works at the business' lot at the corner of 23rd Street and Haskell Avenue. Murphy has been working in auto sales and management for 25 years.
¢ Curtis Woods, for 20 years of employment at Pace Alliance Inc., Lawrence. Woods joined Pace in September 1986 as vice president, responsible for negotiating contracts with drug companies. In July 1999 he was promoted to president and chief executive officer.