Banking and Finance
Donna Choy joined Lavine, Lofgren, Morris & Engelberg, LLP’s tax department. Dallas Haun was promoted to executive vice president at City National Bank.
Construction and Design
Greystone Homes San Diego appointed Mike Levesque division president and promoted Pete Fagrell to director of operations. Lankford & Associates promoted Mary Pampuch to vice president. W. Cheui Young joined Pountney & Associates as a senior project manager. Richmond American Homes welcomed James McMenamin as vice president and regional manager for acquisition, forward planning and building operations. Kenneth Wright joined Pountney & Associates, Inc. as assistant engineer.
Health Care and Biotech
Mary Harper was named chief scientific officer at CIStem Molecular Corp. DermTech International welcomed Steven Lash as president and CEO. Michael Perry was appointed director of lasers and optics science and technology at General Atomics.
High-Tech and Manufacturing
TISCOR welcomed Matt Schwuchow as director of sales. BakBone Software appointed Tim Miller to director of client services, Barry Mattingly to vice president of marketing and Frank Asaro to vice president, corporate treasurer. Janet Brucker joined INET, Inc. as an account executive. Leap Wireless named Stefan Karnavas CFO of Cricket Communications, a Leap subsidiary.
The Arrowhead Group promoted Brenda Smith to vice president of marketing and Tim Grant to assistant vice president of marketing for the entire Southeast.
Media and Marketing
Danielle Davis was appointed account coordinator at Deen + Black Public Relations. Di Zinno , Thompson Integrated Marketing Solutions welcomed Johnny Gwin as junior art director and Deborah Ifill as production artist. Christine Newman was promoted to senior account executive for The Weston Group.
Shoreline Partners LLC named Melissa Pihl administrative manager and research assistant. The California Association of Community Managers recently elected Marge Rosi of Bruner & Rosi Management Services to its board of directors. Barry Nussbaum of Del Mar was appointed to the state Race Track Authority and Race Track Leasing Commission by Gov. Gray Davis. Trade Service Corp. welcomed Laura Tompkins as marketing manager.
David Cotton was appointed manager of Century 21 Able Golden Triangle/La Jolla. RE/MAX Associates La Jolla welcomed Tiffany Smith as an Internet sales expert. Timothy Cassidy of Cassidy & Associates Real Estate, Inc. was appointed to the San Diego Assessment Appeals Board No. 2.