Savings Institute Bank & Trust adds mortgage consultants

Willimantic-based Savings Institute Bank & Trust Co. announced that Mark Dandurand and Kimberly Schmaltz have joined the bank as mortgage consultants.


Hartford Stage names new associate artistic director

Hartford Stage has promoted Elizabeth Williamson to associate artistic director. She most recently was senior dramaturg and director of new play development for the theater.


Bank of America names client manager for auto loans

Scott Torello has been named Bank of America’s new dealer financial services retail client manager for Connecticut and western Massachusetts, responsible for selling Bank of America individual auto loans and RV programs to auto dealerships in the two regions.


Windsor Federal Savings announces new commercial loan, business development VP

Wendy Colleary has joined Windsor Federal Savings as vice president of commercial loan and business development.


Group 4 names director, research

Group 4, a research-driven product, packaging and merchandising design firm in Avon, has named Deanna Wert as director, research.


LongHorn Steakhouse names regional director of operations

Mike Southworth was recently promoted to director of operations for LongHorn Steakhouse in Enfield, where he will oversee eight restaurants and more than 500 employees in Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts.


Hoffmann Architects advances three in CT office

Hoffmann Architects, an architecture and engineering firm specializing in rehabilitating building exteriors, promoted three members of its Connecticut staff: Lawrence E. Keenan to vice president, in addition to his current position as director of engineering; Benjamin J. Robinson, to project architect; and Michael S. Pereira to senior project coordinator.


YMCA of Greater Hartford announces three directors

The YMCA of Greater Hartford recently announced that Will Kusek has been named director of membership and marketing; Natalie Zembrzuski, director of special events; and Kristen Pollard, director of youth development.


Frontier Communications names alternate channel specialist

Frontier Communications Corp. has promoted Charles Quigley to alternate channel specialist for its East region, comprised of Pennsylvania, New York and Connecticut. Quigley will be responsible for door-to-door, residential agent and retail sales channels in the region.


Leader picked to head new Center for Innovative Philanthropy

The Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Hartford recently announced that Kathryn Gonnerman will lead its new Center for Innovative Philanthropy, an initiative to help donors and nonprofits increase their impact through capacity building, donor education and research.

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