Advertising & Public Relations
Boelter + Lincoln Marketing Communications, Milwaukee, added Shannon Novotny as senior account executive. Novotny will help lead the Wisconsin Dells Visitor & Convention Bureau account.
Zizzo Group Advertising and PR, Milwaukee, has added Alyssa Feuerer to its account services team as an account executive. She comes to the firm with extensive experience in program management, event marketing and promotions.
Child Care Services
Ebenezer Child Care Centers has named Denise Green its new assistant coordinator for its south side center, located at 1496 S. 29th St., Milwaukee. Green formerly served as a head start teacher at Ebenezer. She has over ten years of child care experience in both Wisconsin and Minnesota.
The Athletic Department at Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, hired Hannah Wagner as the new assistant coach for track and field and cross country. Wagner was formerly an all-American athlete at Bethany College in Kansas where she holds six school records in jumps, multi-events, and relays. Before coming to CUW this year Wagner was the graduate assistant for track and cross country at Springfield College in Massachusetts.
Community Memorial Hospital, Menomonee Falls, recently added four doctors to its medical staff. They include:Dr. Joseph Ahn, emergency medicine; Dr. Alexei Agapitov, cardiology; Dr. Lauren Doughty-McDonald, dermatology and Dr. Jacob Frick, orthopedics. Wheaton Franciscan Medical Group recently added Dr. Mohammad Heder, neurologist to its medical staff at the St. Joseph Hospital campus in Milwaukee.
Hospitality & Entertainment
Milwaukee-based Potawatomi Bingo Casino has named Kurt Schmidt as chief financial officer. Schmidt has more than 30 years of experience in a variety of financial oversight roles, including his recent position as CFO with the Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise, where he helped to build and manage six new casino properties.
The Italian Community Center, Milwaukee, has elected David Spano to serve as its new vice-president for 2009. Spano is founder and president of Annex Wealth Management LLC in Brookfield, he also co-hosts a weekly radio show “Money Talk” on AM 620 WTMJ.
Sheboygan-based ACUITY announced the promotions of Stacy Farrell to inside claims representative, Lisa Bates to senior strategic information analyst, Tiffany Grabian to commercial lines underwriter, Stacey Haskett to business analyst and Rebeca Grulkowski to commercial lines underwriter.
Angela Dentice attorney and manager of M. Angela Dentice LLC has been selected as the 2009 Robert Habush Trial Lawyer of the Year by Wisconsin Association for Justice. She is the first woman and only the 10th recipient of this award. In 2001, Dentice served as the first woman president of the Wisconsin Association for Justice.
Strattec Security Corp., Milwaukee, named Frank Krejci its president and chief operating officer. Krejci has been on the board of directors for 14 years and will continue his role there in addition to his new role as president.
Sartori Foods, Plymouth, hired Lisa Cielencki as national sales director for the company’s food and ingredient business. She has worked in the food ingredient business for more than 15 years.
The Polyurethane Manufacturing Association (PMA) announced that Michael Katz has assumed the role of president of the association’s board of directors. Katz, a former vice president and secretary/treasurer of the PMA Board, will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to board members as well as chairing quarterly and annual meetings.
Delzer Lithograph Company, Waukesha, has named Michael Delzer as the company’s new president and chief executive officer and Tim Weske as its executive vice president and chief production officer. The company has also promoted George Brown to senior vice president of sales and Jim Polzin from account executive to vice president of sales.
North Shore Homes, Milwaukee, added Sharon Stillman, Lynne Lindemann, Tom Lindemann, Barb Kobship, Jim Olson, Ken Eron, Diane Neeck, Mo Daly, Eric Lenz, Kathy Maloney, Jeff Rogovin and Gene DuKatz as new agents in the company.
Guthrie & Frey Water Conditioning, Delafield, has added Nate Mertins to manage operations of the company’s new location in Cedarburg. He will be responsible for expanding Guthrie & Frey’s overall operations and specifically promoting its water conditioning sales and service business in Ozaukee County.