Thursday, March 18, 2004

Business People

Promotions and new on the job

• Casey Turcott has been named vice president of operations and service at ATM Plus. Turcott will be responsible for managing daily administrative and service operations.

• Lisa Carrere has been named general manager of the Millennium Hotel, Cincinnati.

• Donna Zaring has joined CoActive Marketing Group as account director. Zaring was most recently an independent consultant in the marketing communications industry and is a graduate of Miami University.

• Gwen L. Robinson, president and chief executive officer of the Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency, has been appointed chairman of the Mid-America Association of Community Action board of directors.

• Andrew P. Russell, regional sales manager for the Regional Community Bank in PNC's Ohio/Northern Kentucky region, has been named senior vice president. Russell joined PNC Bank in 2001 as vice president and senior financial business consultant in the Regional Community Bank in Louisville.


• Jennifer R. Collier, registered representative with Fifth Third Bank, has earned Top Sales honor from Planco, a wholesaler of investment and insurance products, which distinguishes representatives who produce over $1 million in sales annually with a Captain's Club Membership.

• Century Construction Inc. has received Top Excellence Award for Historical Restoration Project - the Hofbrauhaus in Newport from Associated Builders and Contractors.

• Howard W. Washburn, retired Otterbein Homes Administrator, has been named the Rev. Dr. Olin E. Oeschger Memorial Award recipient for the year 2004.

• The following financial advisers with American Express have earned membership in the Million Dollar Round Table: George Beddie, John Fidder, Sonya Saskin, Douglas McKinney, Barry Shelley, Deloris Hawkins, Donald Westermeyer, Patricia Heimbuch and Scott Brooks.

• The following lawyers with Thompson Hine have been recognized as Ohio Super Lawyers for 2004: Timothy Brown, Scott Crooks, Kenneth Germain, Brenda Kloos, Andrew Kolesar, Earle Maiman, Melvin Marmer, William Martin Jr., Patricia Mann Smitson and Louis Solimine.

New businesses

• Mike Kennedy, a Cincinnati nurse for 17 years, has started a new business: Family Advocate LLC, Health Care Explained. E-mail:

Have news of promotions, awards, honors, retirements or company openings or relocations? Send information to Shirley Dees, Enquirer Business News, 312 Elm St., Cincinnati 45202 or e-mail

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