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    Sweetwater recently hired three nationally known music professionals: producer and keyboard player Phil Naish; drummer and vocalist Nick D’Virgilio; and guitarist Don Carr. Ken W.
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    Asher Agency hired Beth Chester as a staff accountant; Tina French and Mary Modezjewski, media processors; Laura Lichauer, account coordinator; and Jenny Murphy, account executive.
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    Kimberly Waugh, a school counselor for Eagle Tech Academy at Columbia City High School, was named a director to the University of Saint Francis board of trustees.

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Molly O’Connor was appointed sales, general manager of RJE Business Interiors at The Harrison Building in Fort Wayne, and Pamela Gamble was appointed interior designer and account executive.

Andrew Mitchell with MKM architecture + design has become a licensed architect.

Joy Neuenschwander with The Zacher Co./Corfac International received a certified property manager designation, which is conferred by the Institute of Real Estate Management.

Karleen Harp of DeKalb Health achieved recognition as a certified cardiovascular care coordinator.

Kati Leach is the new membership director of the central branch YMCA.

Micah J. Nichols joined the law firm of Beers Mallers Backs & Salin LLP as an associate.

Sheila McLaughlin rejoined SYM Financial Advisors as a qualified plan specialist.

New hires for PHD Inc. in its Yamaha Robotics division are Jeff Hinshaw, control engineer and Randy Stinson, design engineer. Anthony (Tony) Austin, machining department at its Huntington location, celebrated his 30th anniversary Oct. 17.

Dr. James W. Fisher received “2013 Volunteer of the Year Award” from the Indiana Primary Health Care Association in Indianapolis at its annual session this month.

Terry E. DuPont of DuPont & Associates Inc. was named as a Top Wealth Adviser in Indiana by Five Star Professional, published in Indianapolis Monthly.

Amy Hyduk was sworn in as president of the Indiana Pharmacists Alliance during the organization’s recent annual meeting. Hyduk works for Lutheran Health Network in Fort Wayne as network director of clinical pharmacy services and the pharmacy residency program.

Nick Staker of Academy Mortgage was ranked No. 1 and Anne King was ranked No. 2 in the five-state region for the month of September in closed purchase units and volume.

Michael T. Deam, managing partner at the law firm of Rothberg Logan & Warsco LLP, was invited to be a guest speaker at the recent 10th ICLEF Aviation Law Seminar in Plymouth.