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By Times Staff
Published October 2, 2006


CONSTRUCTION

TOM TOSI has been named president of Tampa Bay Operations at EarthMark Cos., Tampa. Tosi was senior vice president of operations for the U.S. Tower Division at Taylor Woodrow, St. Petersburg.

LEGAL

The law firm of Allen Dell PA., Tampa, has made these appointments: DONALD W. STANLEY JR., president of the Hillsborough County Bar Association; and J. GARY WALKER, secretary. Stanley is a partner and concentrates in the areas of construction litigation; and Walker is partner and represents health care organizations and providers in corporate, regulatory and operational matters.

TROY J. CROTTS has been appointed vice chairman of the Health Care Practice Section of Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. Crotts is a shareholder and practices in the health care practice group at the law firm of Fowler White Boggs Banker, St. Petersburg.

NONPROFIT

The American Marketing Association Tampa Bay Chapter announces its new board of directors for 2006-07: KARIN ARDEN, president; GEORGE BUTTERLY, president-elect; VELMA KNOWLES, vice president of membership, chapter brand and positioning; DANIELA SWIDER, vice president, programming; CHRIS VIVIAN, vice president of communications; TRACY CLOUSER, vice president of sponsorship; JODY BESTE, vice president of finance; VINCENT BAILEY, vice president of research; and BRENDA WEBSTER, vice president of collegiate relations. Arden is a partner at JFD Advertising & Public Relations, Tampa; Butterly is president of Marketing Integrators Inc., Tampa; Knowles is marketing manager at AAA Auto Club South, Tampa; Swider is brand manager at SendTec Inc., St. Petersburg; Vivian is president of ClearEcho Communications LLC, St. Petersburg; Clouser is marketing director at the Shriners Hospital for Children, Tampa; Beste is an audit manager with Cross, Fernandez and Riley, LLP, Tampa; Bailey is president of Vincent Bailey Consumer Research, Tampa; and Webster is an artist and owner of Turtle Pond Studio Inc., Lutz.

ORGANIZATIONS

The Tampa Bay Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) announces its board of directors and board officers for 2006-07. Directors: PENNY HULBERT, chapter president; JACK RYBICKI, immediate past president and vice president of membership; JOHN WOELFEL, treasurer and secretary; THOMAS WERNER, vice president of programs; ROBIN KOVALESKI, vice president of corporate sponsorship. New board members: DAVID APPEL, SUZANNE BOLAND, DANIEL BORASCH, PHILLIP DINGLE, MATTHEW DUMAR, JACK HENARD, CHRISTIAn MAINGOT, JOHN MCDONALD, WILLIAM PAUL, BARBARA PICCA, DAVID REED and STEVEN SCHUETZ. Hulbert is president of Links Financial, Tampa; Rybicki is managing partner at Chastang, Ferrell, Sims & Eiserman LLC, Tampa; Woelfel is a partner at Tatum LLC, Tampa; Werner is senior vice president at Regions Financial Corp., Tampa; Kovaleski is executive director of the Florida Venture Forum, Tampa; Appel is a tax partner at Aidman, Piser & Co. PA, Tampa; Boland is president of RFB Communications Group, Tampa; Borasch is senior vice president at LaSalle Bank, Tampa; Dingle is managing partner at HealthEdge Investment Partners LLC, Tampa; Dumar is senior manager at Grant Thornton LLP, Tampa; Henard is managing director at Meridian Partners, Tampa; Maingot is senior vice president at Marsh, Tampa; McDonald is senior managing partner at Hyde Park Capital Partners LLC, Tampa; Paul is a partner at Ruden, McClosky, Smith, Schuster & Russell PA, Tampa; Picca is vice president at Willis Group Holdings, Tampa; Reed is director at CapitalSouth Partners LLC, Tampa; and Schuetz is senior vice president at Valuation Research Corp., Tampa.

RECRUITMENT

JIM ROBERTS has been named director of consulting at Taylor White, St. Petersburg. Roberts was an engagement manager at Jefferson Wells, Tampa.