Douglas Ede has joined Hamilton, Miller & Birthisel as a partner in the law firm's Miami office. He was a partner at Yoss, LLP. He will continue his practice in complex commercial litigation, labor, administrative and municipal actions, first party insurance claims, admiralty and maritime, personal injury defense, construction litigation, and complex commercial transactions.
Tracy Story has been named president of management and leasing at The Foram Group in Miami. She will oversee all the assets in the multiple real estate portfolios the company directs in four states. She also will direct the third party leasing and management provided by CB Richard Ellis. She was director of asset services for CB Richard Ellis, where she workd more than four years.
Jack Ziffer has been named corporate vice president for Baptist Health Medical Group. In his new role, he will lead a recently formed physician division that will provide organizational structure and leadership to the doctors interested in employment or other contractual affiliation with Baptist Health South Florida. He is board-certified in radiology and nuclear medicine. He was president and chief executive officer of Radiology Associates of South Florida, one of the region’s largest physician groups.
Dolores Marichal has joined Pacific National Bank as vice president, BSA/AML (Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering) officer. She has more than 25 years experience in banking and will be responsible for ensuring that all bank strategies and systems meet or exceed the BSA/AML regulations. Before joining Pacific National Bank, she worked five years at Executive National Bank as its vice president, BSA/AML compliance officer and senior BSA analyst. Before that, she served as administrator to the CEO at Bank United Financial Corporation from 2002 to 2005; and as vice president at Bankers International Private Banking Corp. (Deutsche Bank) from 1985 to 2001.
Susie Glass has been named vice president, marketing and sales, at Cervera Real Estate. One of her primary roles will be to provide extensive marketing and sales support to the agents and increase the communication between branch offices and the corporate office. Before joining Cervera, she was vice president of marketing and operations at Metro 1 Properties, Inc.
Jerry Chasen has been name vice president at The Alliance for Global Good, a Greensboro, N.C.-based organization. He will be responsible for communications and development programs and for the organization's new Miami office. Before joining The Alliance, he was the principal of an estate planning practice, Chasen & Associates, P.A. He also created The Advisors Project, an initiative for professional advisers.
E. Brooks Kurtz has joined EverBank as residential mortgage originator for its South Florida Offices. He has more than 34 years experience in the residential mortgage market. Most recently, he was the regional sales manager for Amerisave Mortgage. He is also a former chairman of The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce.
Tamarind Effio has been promoted to retail mortgage originator at Everbank in Miami. She will be covering the South Florida region. She was a top producer with EverBank for more than five years as an in-house loan officer. Everbank is a privately-held financial services firm.