Jeremiah Zeleny has been named the 2021 Employee of the Year for Indian River Colony Club, the Viera 55+ golf community for military veterans. Nominated by CFO Julie Roberts, Zeleny was recognized on December 7 during the community's annual membership meeting. Zeleny heads the marketing and graphics department at IRCC, with duties that include print and digital ad design and placement, print and digital newsletter design and distribution, marketing analysis and website administration. 

Kevin Brutto has been named the general manager of Pizza Gallery & Grill.  Brutto boasts a long history of working with famous chefs and making art with his family. “I have enjoyed the food industry and art all of my life,” Brutto said. “I loved doing ceramics with my grandmother for many years and have so many pieces of art I treasure.” Brutto’s experience in the restaurant industry began in high school. He later joined a chef de cuisine in St. Louis, Missouri and took on an extensive apprenticeship. He worked at Tony's, a nationally acclaimed restaurant in St. Louis.

Dr. Vijay Katukuri a double board certified pain management physician and founder of Brevard Spine & Rehab Institute has moved his practice to Viera.

He received a bachelor's degree from Oakland University, then changed careers and underwent medical training at the American University of the Caribbean. He did post graduate training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Washington University School of Medicine. He was honored as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Resident of the year. He received subspecialty training in Interventional Physiatry/Pain Management.