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ESL Investment Services LLC announces the appointment of Natalie Estabrooks as financial consultant in the Batavia branch. Estabrooks will assist members with long-term planning to reach their financial goals.
Sara Paduano has joined the staff of the Finger Lakes Visitors Connection as integrated marketing specialist. Paduano brings four years of marketing experience to the role and will be responsible for tourism marketing on a variety of platforms.
Daryl Cronk has been hired as executive chef at Cherry Ridge, and Michelle Dwyer has been appointed office manager for St. Ann’s Care Center at Cherry Ridge. Deborah Harris has been appointed nurse manager for the ninth floor at St. Ann’s Home, and Laura Hargrove-Wise has been hired as nurse manager for the second floor of St. Ann’s Home.
D4 LLC announces the addition of John Rubens as chief operating officer. Rubens brings more than 15 years of experience to the position.
The Bank of Castile has promoted Lori Cruz to assistant vice president and Monica Dueppengiesser to commercial loan operations associate. Cruz has been with the firm more than 23 years, while Dueppengiesser has been with the bank more than 17 years.
Unity Health System announces that Stewart Putnam has been appointed president of its health care services division and Michael Nazar M.D. has been appointed senior vice president for clinical affairs of Unity Medical Group. Joyce Zimowski has been named senior vice president of operations for Unity Medical Group.
Brad Roth has been appointed as a sales manager for Empire Financial Partners. He brings more than 30 years of experience to the role.
ESL Investment Services LLC announces the promotion of Joseph Cappello to wealth manager. Cappello will serve as an investment adviser to high-net-worth individuals and business owners. He previously served as portfolio manager within the private wealth management group at JPMorgan Chase.
James Stewart has been named CEO of Mail Technologies Inc. Paul Vander Horst has been named vice president of marketing and sales, while Dave Drum has been named president.
Paul Marchand has joined Ultra Electronics Flightline Systems as quality engineer. Cynthia Arserio has joined the firm as director of quality. Marchand previously was with Eastman Kodak Co., and Arserio was with Ultralife Corp.
Kimberly Bellavia has been promoted to assistant vice president and marketing communications officer at the Bank of Castile and Tompkins Insurance Agencies. Bellavia has been with the organization more than four years and brings 24 years’ experience to the role.
Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc. has hired Ray Brzezinski as a telecommunications sales representative. Brzezinski will be responsible for product sales and for building partner relationships among competitive local exchange carrier customers in the Finger Lakes region.
Seniorsfirst Communities & Services announces that Lorraine Davis-Kleppe has been hired as clinical support nurse for the division of Kirkhaven. She brings 11 years of experience to the role.
N’Vasion Paintball LLC has added Christopher Tarquinio as a graphic designer. He will lead all visual design development for Web graphics, advertising and various print media.
The Rochester Area Community Foundation announces the addition of Julie Johnson as multimedia marketing associate in the communications department. She will oversee the organization’s website, social media ventures, print vendor relationships and brand standards in design.
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP announces that Timothy Curtin has joined the firm as attorney of counsel in the real estate and finance department. He will concentrate his practice in public finance and brings more than 30 years of experience to the role.
Hunt Engineers, Architects & Land Surveyors P.C. announces that Robert Burkhardt has rejoined the firm as a senior mechanical engineer.

John Weider has joined Damon Morey LLP as special counsel in the business litigation and insolvency department. Weider brings more than 40 years of experience to the firm and previously was chairman of the financial reorganization and bankruptcy practice group at Harter Secrest & Emery LLP.

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