Yasser Ponce has joined TotalBank as vice president and managing director II in West Miami. He has 10 years of experience in management at banks like JP Morgan Chase and Washington Mutual. He has been in the banking industry for more than 15 years. Before joining TotalBank, he was vice president and branch manager at Florida Community Bank’s Bird Road location.
Name: Susan Renneisen
Company: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood
New Position: Vice president of community affairs and special events
Past Experience: Has worked in Las Vegas at The Golden Nugget and The Tropicana Hotel & Casino. Formed Renneisen & Associates, Inc., in 1990, specializing in meeting, event production and logistics. Pre-opened the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in 2004 as executive committee member.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?: “Don’t try to fit in when you were born to stand out.”
Horacio LeDon has joined Douglas Elliman Real Estate as president of development marketing Florida. He will also serve as the senior managing director of development marketing New York. In these positions, he will lead marketing projects in Florida and New York, including Ian Schrager’s The Residences at the Miami Beach Edition. LeDon founded Horacio LeDon Real Estate and served as the west coast senior vice president of Starwood Capital’s ST Residential Unit.