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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 4:17 am

business people

COMPILED BY THE JOURNAL GAZETTE

Stanley Phillips, executive vice president of Bradley Co., has been named the 2015 Realtor of the Year by the Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors. 

 

Tim Green, Sterling Associates, was elected to a three-year term on the Early Childhood Alliance board of directors. Board member Get Nichols, Fort Wayne Community Schools, was named chair of the program committee; and Connie Heflin, IPFW/Tapestry and community volunteer, chair of the development committee.

 

Maureen Widner of Aging & In-Home Services of Northeast Indiana Inc. was promoted to senior vice president of engagement.

 

Chad James was promoted to sergeant to serve as the north-zone training coordinator for the Indiana State Police.

 

John F. Gouveia III joined iAB Financial Bank as agribusiness lender and vice president; James Miklos as a mortgage originator; and Randall S. Steiner was promoted to vice president.

 

Travis Glassley joined Beers Mallers Backs & Salin LLP in its Fort Wayne office and James Harry in its LaGrange office as summer interns. Ashlie Miller was hired as an accountant at the Fort Wayne office.

 

Shambaugh & Son hired Mark Bonar as a utility project manager; Scott Royal, fire protection sales estimator; Barb Jamicich, automation engineer; and David Molnar, food process engineer.

 

Ronald (Ron) Turpin was named chief financial officer and Stacy Christlieb, client manager, at Gibson, an insurance broker and risk management services firm.

 

Bob Taylor, president and chief executive officer with Do it Best Corp., recently received the Charles G. Berwind Lifetime Achievement Award from Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

 

Stacey Fleming joined Parkview Health as the public relations manager.

 

Theresa Palermo will join Vera Bradley Inc. as executive vice president, chief marketing officer on June 22.

 

Larry Dickey was the top overall loan originator for Ruoff Home Mortgage in May and Greg Thomas for its Dupont office.

 

Scott Raymer, Federated Insurance senior marketing representative, recently received the Distinguished Service Award.

 

Brian Lytle was promoted to vice president of sales, and Mike Hines and Jonathan Ankey to sales managers at Kelley Chevrolet; Brook Allen was appointed sales manager at the Fort Wayne Superstore; and Jeff Myers to sales manager at Tom Kelley Buick GMC.

 

Chris LaVallee joined the Nichols Co. in Fort Wayne as a corporate account leader and Mark Peterson joined as a packaging equipment specialist.

 

Angie Fincannon is the new vice chancellor for advancement at IPFW effective July 15.

 

Dana Frappier and Kyle Ganton joined Reecer Properties as Realtors/brokers.

 

Mike Morton joined Pro Seal & Plastics LLC as government sales manager.

 

D.K. DeLong joined the firm of Dulin, Ward & DeWald Inc. as a staff accountant.

 

Courtney Wigginton joined Star Technology Inc. as controller.

 

Sweetwater hired Sam Hillman, Sean Carolan, Skylar Willis, Nick Grawcock, Carl Bleke, Joe Copenhaver, Tyler Nickols and Jordan Clohessy as sales engineers; Chris Jett as retail store sales engineer; Olivia Birkhold, sales assistant; Nick Young, gearexchange team member; Gary Amstutz, filemaker developer; Kara Deister, videographer; Krystal Davis, service department returns administrator; Cole Vian and Lois Smith, Crescendo Café baristas; Brooke Pratt and Holly Lentine, receptionists; and Amanda Whitenight, receptionist assistant.