Banking and Finance
Fixed Income Securities named Daniel Dickherber as senior vice president for business development. Network Investment Corp. named Richard Carlquist as a member of the board of trustees. First Union Small Business Capitol appointed Robert Pedersen business development officer. Mitzi Zarcone was promoted to director of lending at Santel Federal Credit Union. Insignia/ESG named Jim Hughes as director of leasing. Union Bank of California named Kathleen Breed vice president of the real estate department. Marina Mortgage Co., Inc. hired Steve Lewis as a retail loan officer.
Construction and Design
Donald Costello Jr. was named vice president of operations for Koll Construction, L.P. Howard Sneed Architecture named Shelly Porter senior project architect. Roel Construction named Ken Gulielmo as project manager. Michael Martin was appointed vice president of operations for Davidson Communities. Lantz Gibson was appointed project engineer for Hazard Construction Co.
High-Tech and Manufacturing
American Electric Automobile Co. Inc. named Richard Wilf president. Mark Vincenti was appointed Los Angeles area team leader for iBenefits. Leap Wireless International, Inc. named Robert Irving vice president and legal counsel for Cricket Communications, a Leap subsidiary. Nordson Electronics Systems Group promoted Chris Havlik to conformal coating product manager and Vicki Worth to area marketing communications manager. CP Co. promoted Al Florance to vice president of California operations. Cybertel Communications Corp. appointed Peter S. Buswell as its new executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Joseph Marshall, Madeline Clark Cahill and Michael Barry all joined Sullivan, Hill, Lewin, Rez & Engel as counsels. Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison LLP announced Jay de Groot has been named as a partner.
Media and Marketing
Cooper Iverson Marketing promoted Stella Vanderpool to vice president, strategic planning, and Matthew Meigs and Lori Scribner to account supervisors.
International Licensing Co. named J. Christopher Ross as vice president of licensing and Milissa Sweet was promoted to director of marketing.Rosemary Fellows of the San Diego Workforce Partnership was honored by the management team at Maric College. Steven Armstrong was appointed chair of the computer applications and networks department of Coleman College. Hoyt Smith joined National University as director of public relations. UCSD professor Richard Kolodner was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Alexander Angelle was named public relations manager for the Gemological Institute of America.