Jennifer Vander Zanden, vice president of fuel recovery for Breakthrough Fuel, received the Pros to Know award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine for developing global strategies for the world’s largest shippers while uncovering the data to drive continuous improvement initiatives for the firm’s clients.
Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists of Green Bay hired Nicole Hangartner as marketing manager.
Greater Oshkosh Economic Development Corporation hired Audra Hoy as director of business & economic development. Hoy was the director of AeroInnovate & Aerospace Initiatives at the Business Success Center at UW-Oshkosh.
Erik Lampe joined the executive committee of Greater Oshkosh Economic Development Corporation. Lampe currently serves as a vice president of business development for Oshkosh Corporation. Steve Hoopman and Stan Leedle were appointed to the board of directors.
First Business Capital Corp. hired Chris McKernan as vice president-business development officer.
Skyline Technologies hired Dan Hoffman as vice president of client relationships.
HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital named Heidi Warpinski as executive director of HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital and Prevea Pediatrics.
The GB Group within Baird’s Green Bay office hired April Leffingwell as a client specialist and Eric Nelson to Baird Private Wealth Management.
McClone hired Troy Carlson as a strategic risk advisor.
Jon P. Moreau joined VerHalen Inc., as chief financial officer.
Investors Community Bank announced several promotions: Craig Mayo, executive vice president/chief credit officer; Susan Smith, executive vice president/chief human resources officer; Mark Miller, executive vice president/chief risk officer & bank counsel/secretary of the board; Cyrene Wilke, vice president-loan operations; Lori Webster, vice president/compliance officer; Laura Wiegert, vice presiden- marketing; Michael Hostak, vice president-information technology; Tony Betley, senior agricultural banking officer; Kathleen Richardson, assistant vice president-banking services; Sharon Slager, assistant vice president-governmental guarantee loan program; and Deb Geiger, assistant vice president-electronic banking.
Secura Insurance promoted several employees to vice president roles: Tony Brecunier, vice president-workers’ compensation claims; Jennifer Hass, vice president-research & development and training; Sandra Hupfer, vice president-casualty claims; and Jeff Kargus, vice president-controller.
Woodward Radio Group promoted Greg Lawrence to sales manager.
First Business Capital Corp. hired Brooks Martin and Trent Kobs as collateral analysts.
The Appleton Housing Authority hired Kris Murphy as service coordinator for its Oneida Heights Apartment Complex.
Bank First National hired two employees and promoted seven others. New hires are: Christopher Stream, vice president-business banking; and Kathryn Schmitz, assistant vice president-retail banking. Promotions include: Trevor Rabbach, assistant vice president-business banking, Brandon Suemnicht, assistant vice president-banking, Greg Berken, senior financial analyst officer; Eric Hoffman, internal audit officer; Dennis Kozlovsky, vice president-underwriting; Julie Luker, assistant vice president- retail banking; and Cheryl Schuh, vice president-deposit operations.
von Briesen & Roper, SC, added eight lawyers to its new offices at 2905 Universal St. in Oshkosh: James R. Macy, Robert A. Mathers, Steven R. Sorenson, William E. Fischer, Courtney A. Hollander, Thomas W. Moniz, William G. Bracken and Lynn S. Lemiesz.
Miron Construction Co. announced several new hires, including: Randy Boden, project executive; Nic Sanderfoot, estimator; and Jesse Metko, Tony Favilla, Brett Obermeier and Sam Murphy, project managers.
ThedaCare named Courtney Weiland as the new vice president of philanthropy.
FNB Fox Valley hired Sydney Johnson as a teller.
Manitowoc’s Seehafer Broadcasting Corp. added Jim Hodges to its sales team.
The Bank of Kaukauna promoted Sarah Cooper to assistant vice president-mortgage lending. The bank also hired Jan Stanelle as a personal banker.
Denmark State Bank promoted three employees: Mark Hoefs, vice president/business banker; Ryan Johanek, business banker; and Chuck Rabitz, vice president/agribusiness banker III.
Karen Oram, an accountant and QuickBooks Pro Advisor at Phillips Tax & Accounting, earned her Certified Public Accountant license.
John F. Hager, of Hager, Dewick & Zuengler, was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Adam Turriff with Resource One Realty was awarded the Seller Representative Specialist designation.
Michael Rust, executive director of the Winnebago Conflict Resolution Center, presented at the annual Wisconsin Association of Mediators’ Emerging Issues in Mediation Conference in Milwaukee and the 22nd annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference in Seattle.
Terra L. Fletcher, an adjunct instructor at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, was chosen to present at Menominee Leadership Academy’s Session 6 on Public Communication.
Spancrete hired two new design team members, Claudio Betances Maxwell-Merrill and Robert Russell. Both will work in the design phase of construction projects to develop virtual models and designs.
Three new partners joined the Law Firm of Conway, Olejniczak & Jerry, SC: Kurt Goehre, employment law and general litigation; James Ledvina, businesses and estate planning; and Steve Krueger, general business matters and real estate law.
Lindsay Wiese, director of marketing and business development at Keller Planners, Architects and Builders, was awarded the Emerging Leader Award from the Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Baird promoted Jim Zuleger to senior vice president of the company’s Fox Valley office.
Lee Reid has been hired as an interim chief information officer and vice president of the Information Technology Services division at St. Norbert College.
Investors Community Bank hired Diana Wozniarski as an executive assistant/project manager to provide support to the CEO and executive chairman of the board.
William Kress, president and CEO of Green Bay Packaging, received the 2016 Free Enterprise Award from the Rotary Club of Green Bay.
Stellar Blue Technologies promoted Jess Brisson and Erik Erland to full time web developers.
Nick Grimm joined Plastic Surgery & Skin Specialists as a skin care expert at BayCare Clinic.
Schneider Packaging Equipment Co. hired Bob Brotzki as director of sales and marketing.
Consolidated Construction Co. Inc. hired two new employees. Stephen Emmons joined the Appleton office as a project engineer, and Nicole Hughes was hired as a project coordinator in the Appleton office.
Keller Inc., Planners, Architects and Builders hired Christy Stranberk, an administrative assistant and the main point of contact at the front desk at the Madison office, and Penny Bergerud, as administrative assistant and the main point of contact at the front desk in the Milwaukee office.
Dana Zahorik, a counselor at Fox Valley Technical College, was elected president of the Global Community for Academic Advising, a nonprofit organization with 13,000 members.
Affinity Health System and Ministry Health Care hired Joelle Mulroy-Cluff to Affinity Medical Group’s Internal Medicine department at 1501 S. Madison St., Appleton.
Affinity Medical Group announced several new additions to its staff: Angela Sargeant, family medicine, providing care at 3329 N. Richmond St., Appleton; Matthew Feldbruegge, Employer Solutions, providing Department of Transportation physicals and workers’ compensation services to adults at 1186 Appleton Road, Menasha; and Sarah Eskofski, nurse practitioner, Employer Solutions, providing care at 1186 Appleton Road, Menasha.
Performa hired Tim Hucek as a project architect and Michael Babbitts as an architectural designer.
Diane MacDonald joined Community Clothes Closet of Menasha as executive director.
Cooperative Resources International of Shawano hired Becky Onesti as a financial director, Christa Hoffman as a business development administrator and Eric Maynard as the dairy education instructor for CRI’s subsidiary Genex Cooperative, Inc.