Hector L. Flores has formed the Miami law firm Barzee Flores with William R. Barzee.
Flores has left the Federal Public Defender's office where he was a supervisor and trial attorney.
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Amanda M. McGovern has been hired as a partner at Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod. She is the chair of the 2009 Florida Bar Conference of the International Litigation and Arbitration Committee.
Previously, he was on the medical staff at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, serving as director of teleradiology and education of cardiac CT, director of clinical cardiac MRI and assistant professor at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Anahid Kulwicki has been hired as director of the Nursing Graduate Program and the Nursing PhD Program at the Florida International University College of Nursing and Health Sciences.
She was most recently the director of the Wayne County Department of Health and Human Services and was a professor at Oakland University in Michigan.
Paul F. Kennedy has been hired at IVAX Diagnostics as chief executive, president and chairman of the board of directors. Kennedy was most recently an executive director of Cozart, a medical diagnostics company.
Patrice Debregeas has been appointed vice chairman of the board.
Laurent Le Portz has been appointed to the board and the audit and compensation committees at IVAX.
Andre Perez has been appointed to the board of directors of Workforce Florida. He will serve a three-year term and has been named chairman of the technology committee.
He is co-owner of The Academy of South Florida, a computer training/vocational school with campuses in Miami and Fort Lauderdale. Workforce Florida which oversees and monitors the administration of the state's workforce policy, programs and services carried out by the 24 business-led Regional Workforce Boards and the Agency for Workforce Innovation.
Martin Berman has been hired as vice president of sales for Open Sports, an online sports entertainment destination.
Most recently, he was president and chief executive of Integrate Marketing.