Chad Van Hornfounding partner attorney of Van Horn Law Group PA received the Broward County Legal Aid Department’s Spirit of Justice Award for his commitment to defending the legal rights of veterans and underserved populations.
Comiter, Singer, Baseman & Braun LLP announced the addition of Ashley A.Gignac and Adam J. Smith as partners.
Boca Raton-based Sachs Sax Caplan PL announced that Edward S. Hammel became associated with the capital of the company.
Giffords, the gun safety organization founded by former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, announced that Samantha Barrios was named the organization’s Florida State director. Barrios comes to Giffords after more than five years working with Moms Demand Action, where she was the local Miami group manager.
Fiske & Co. announced the addition of Erica Rayter as a senior executive in forensic and assessment services.
Tamarac District 1 Commissioner Marlon D. Bolton was reappointed to serve on the 2022-2023 Broward League of Cities Board of Directors.
Justine Morganvice president of capital and community relations for Habitat for Humanity Broward, was appointed to the Affordable Housing Advisory Committee by the Broward County Commission.
Suffolk construction company has hired mike bowen and Raju Kaval to manage transport projects, particularly airports, in the South-East market.
PGA National Resort has announced that Joseph Fisher joined as general manager, at Palm Beach Gardens. Most recently, Fisher was general manager of the Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour.
The Broward Workforce Development Board Inc. announced new members to its Board of Directors: Keith CostelloPresident and CEO of Locality Bank; Lori Wheeler, vice president of the Marine Industries Association of South Florida; and Sandy Michael McDonaldDirector of the Broward County Office for Economic and Small Business Development.
Lifespace Communities announced the appointment of Brandon Bornstein as executive director of Abbey Delray, Delray Beach. He was most recently executive director of the Somerby Franklin senior community in Nashville.
Blanca Commercial Real Estate announced that Brian Gitlin joined the company as Chief Operating Officer.
National Powersport Auctions announces the hiring of Matt Amata as vice president of its RV and Marine segment.
Gianna Sanchez, digital line producer at CBS Interactive in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale area, received a National College Television Award from the Television Academy Foundation in March 2022 and will participate in a special screening of her award-winning project at SeriesFest on May 7 in Denver . The awards program recognizes excellence in student-produced programs at colleges and universities nationwide. Sanchez, who is from Cooper City, along with seven of her classmates, won “Best News or Sports Program” for a project she produced called “SportsDesk” while attending the University of Miami. The program is a weekly, half-hour, student-produced show at the University of Miami that highlights the best of the week in sports.
Truly Nolen Pest Control recently announced the promotion of Terry Willis to the manager of the company’s Pompano Beach residential services office. Willis joined the company in 2018 as Residential Services Coordinator. Prior to that, Willis worked in the convenience store industry for 18 years and owned and operated his own business. He also received prior management training from the Georgia Public Safety Training Center and served as Chief of Police in Villa Rica, Georgia.
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