Thursday, August 5, 2004

Business people

Promotions and new on the job

• Eric Weissmann has been named vice president at Fifth Third Bank. Weissmann joined Fifth Third in 1993 and serves as vice president and affiliate marketing director for Cincinnati. He is responsible for coordinating Bancorp marketing efforts across all product lines through Cincinnati media and sales channels. Prior to joining Fifth Third, he worked for The Walt Disney Co. He earned a bachelor's degree from Ohio State University.

• Chad Liter has joined Total Quality Logistics Inc. as account executive.

• David R. Yarborough has been named vice president, commercial banking at KeyBank in Cincinnati. Yarborough is responsible for new business development with middle market companies while continuing to provide extraordinary service to KeyBank's existing clients. Previously, he was executive vice president/chief financial officer at The Gem City Engineering Co. He graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor's degree in financial administration.

• LaTonia Denise Wright, a nurse attorney with the Healthcare Risk Aversion Group LLC and the law office of LaTonia Denise Wright LLC, has been appointed to the board of directors for the Center for American Nurses.

• Cyndi Etsler has joined National Submarine Science Discovery Center, a Newport-based nonprofit organization focused on the need for higher quality math and science education, as NavOps Deep Submergence education director. The center will introduce the NavOps Deep Submergence curriculum to many area schools. Etsler will oversee the introduction, which is scheduled to begin in October. She has more than 30 years' teaching experience.

• David J. Willbrand has joined the Cincinnati office of Thompson Hine LLP as an associate in the corporate transactions and securities practice group.

• Tim Kilbane has joined ATM Solutions, provider of end-to-end ATM services, as vice president of sales. Kilbane will be responsible for sales to both the financial institution and ISO markets and the development of new technologies to improve efficiencies and increase customer service levels. He has more than 15 years of sales experience in both the EFT and ATM software sales business. He holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Cincinnati.

• Marty Howard has been named principal accountant at Clark, Schaefer, Hackett & Co.; Daniel Huhn and Jodi Winkler, senior accountants; Jon Plunkett, Lisa Hudson, Julie Noonan, Maria Hughes and Anthony Turner, staff II accountants; and Teresa Gardner, network administrator.

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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