July 28, 2014

Luis Roldan has been named executive VP, COO at America CV Network

Luis-roldan-1Luis Roldan 
has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer at America CV Network stations in Miami, New York and Puerto Rico. He will be based in Miami. Before, he was executive vice president at TVC Equity in Puerto Rico, a private equity media corporation. He has a bachelor's  
degree from Fordham University.

Alejandro Ortega named sales director at Zoomin.TV

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has joined Zoomin.TV as sales director. Before, he was managing director, United States and Latin America, at Mobeleader. He has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and an MBA from the Instituto de Empresa Business School in Madrid.

Katelyn Tozien named VP of major gifts and planned giving, United Way of Broward

Katelyn Tolzien has been named vice president of major gifts and planned giving at United Way of Broward County. Before she was a senior development officer within the organization. She has a bachelor’s degree in public relations and an MBA from the University of Florida. Katelyn Tolzien, VP of Major Gifts & Planned Giving at United Way of Broward County

Osmel 'Ozzie' Delgado named COO at Cleveland Clinic Florida

Osmel “Ozzie” Delgado has been appointed chief operating officer at Cleveland Clinic Florida. Delgado, who joined Cleveland Clinic 15 years ago, was most recently its director of operations. Delgado has a bachelor’s degree in biology from Barry University, a doctor of  pharmacy degree from Nova Southeastern University, and an MBA from Florida Atlantic University. Ozzie Delgado

Armando Bucelo Jr. joins Roig Lawyers

Armando J. Bucelo Jr. has joined Roig Lawyers as a senior partner in the Coral Gables office. He will be statewide chair of real estate and banking practices for the firm. He has an associate’s degree from  Miami Dade College and his bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of Miami.  BuceloJr_Armando-030614

Maria Isabel Hoelle named at Arnstein & Lehr

Maria Isabel Hoelle has been named a partner in the Miami office of Arnstein & Lehr. Before, she was partner and led the litigation group at the Miami office of Fowler Rodriguez. Hoelle has bachelor’s and master’s degrees in public administration from Florida International University and a law degree from the Catholic University of America. HoelleMary_web

Samuel A. Brown named VP of advertising at Miami Herald Media Co.

Sam-Brown-500x425Samuel A. Brown has been named vice president of advertising at the Miami Herald Media Co. He most recently was vice president of digital solutions for the Northeast Ohio Media Group, and he succeeds Alexandra Villoch, who was promoted to president and publisher in April. Brown has a bachelor’s degree in producing for the electronic media from Syracuse University.

July 21, 2014

Marla Wilson named exec director, Honey Shine Mentoring Program

Marla Wilson has been named executive director, Tracy Wilson-Mourning’s Honey Shine Mentoring Program. This nonprofit organization, based in Miami, was created to provide young girls with opportunities and experiences that will help them grow into confident, productive and socially aware citizens. Before, she was the business development consultant for 1 Percent Circle, the consulting group she founded based in Atlanta. Clients included the National Black College Hall of Fame, Wells F Marla Wilson (1)argo, and the Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority. She has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the University of Central Oklahoma, where she studied broadcast and print journalism

Best advice: The best advice that she has ever received was from her grandmother: “Respect who you are when nobody else is watching.” Wilson says this is basically a lesson in integrity. You have to be happy with who you are and what you do, regardless. 

Dr. Brian Bethea named regional medical director of cardiovascular surgery at Tenet Florida Physician services

Dr. Brian T. Bethea has been named regional medical director of cardiovascular surgery at Tenet Florida Physician Services. He is on-staff at Delray Medical Center and Florida Medical Center, and his practice will be based in Delray Beach. His educational background includes medical school at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and a residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital Department of Surgery in Baltimore.

Karen Chastain, Chris Bielski named to senior posts at The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa

Karen Chastain  and Chris Bielski  have been named to senior posts at The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa. Chastain is now general manager. Before, she worked with the Marriott Western Regional Team as the regional director of finance and accounting. Chris Bielski was named director of sales and marketing. Before, he was market sales leader in South Florida at Marriott International. He has a bachelor’s degree in hotel and restaurant management from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.