March 10, 2014

Jack Stephens named executive director at South Florida Regional Transportation Authority

Jack Stephens has been named executive director of the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority.Jack Stephens (2)
Before, he was deputy executive director, then interim executive director. He has a bachelor’s from the University of the South and a master’s from the University of Georgia.​

​Victoria Sampaio named director of marketing at Opulence International Realty.

Victoria SampaioVictoria Sampaio has been named director of marketing at Opulence International Realty. Before, she was marketing director of One Sotheby’s International Realty. She is pursuing a bachelor’s in organizational communications at Florida International University.

Stephanie Martinez, Shawn Libman named partners at ​Seipp, Flick & Hosley

Seipp, Flick & Hosley has promoted two associates to partners. Stephanie Martinez, left, obtained her bachelor of science degree in biology, and her law degree, from the University of Miami. Shawn Y. Libman has a bachelor’s from New York University, with a concentration in philosophy and human rights. She has her law degree from the University of Miami.  StephanieMartinez_FullSize ShawnLibman_FullSize

Lauren Hunt named partner at Alvarez Arrieta & Diaz-Silveira LLP

Lauren Hunt has been named partner at Alvarez Arrieta & Diaz-Silveira LLP,LaurenHuntPhoto_0314 where she will expand the real estate and hospitality practice. Before, she was senior associate at White & Case, LLP. She received a bachelor’s in economics from Barnard College of Columbia University and graduated from Emory University School of Law. 

​Gipsy Alonso-Smith named VP of market development at Empire Office

Gipsy Alonso-Smith has been named vice president of market development in the Hollywood office of Empire Office, a provider of contract furniture solutions. She previously was at Workplace Resource. Alonso-Smith has a bachelor’s from the College of Design and Engineering at Florida International University. 

Mauricio Alonso named senior VP at Thornton Tomasetti

Mauricio Alonso has joined Thornton Tomasetti’s property loss consulting practice as senior vice president. He will be based in the Fort Lauderdale office and will lead the firm’s efforts in Latin America and the Caribbean. Before joining the firm, he was a chief executive officer for Latin America at Crawford & Company in Miami. He has a bachelor’s in business administration from Mercer University and an MBA from United States International University in San Diego, Calif. Alonso

March 09, 2014

Terry Mularkey named executive director of development at Nova Southeastern

Terry Mularkey has been named executive director of development at Nova Southeastern University. Before, he was senior director of business development for Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company. He is a graduate of Mercer University, with a bachelor’s in health and physical education, and has a graduate degree from Embry-Riddle. He is also a graduate of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and The Armed Forces Staff College.

Eduardo Lopez, 'Bob' McCauley promoted at Miguel Lopez Jr. Asphalt Maintenance

Miguel Lopez Jr. Asphalt Maintenance has promoted two longtime employees. Eduardo Lopez was named executive vice president. He was previously vice president. Robert “Bob” McCauley was named vice president of sales. Before, he was senior account manager.

Michael Guariglia named vice president, network sales, at Telemundo Media

Michael Guariglia has been appointed vice president, network sales for the Northeast territory, at Telemundo Media, and he is based in New York City. Before, he was at UnivisionCommunications Inc., where he was an account executive. He holds a bachelor’s in communications from the State University of New York at Geneseo. Guariglia

Jose A. Hernandez-Solaun named president of the Easton Group

Jose A. Hernandez-Solaun has been named president of the Easton Group, a commercial real estate firm based in Doral. Before, he was a senior vice president at GE Capital, a division of General Electric. He holds a bachelor’s in entrepreneurship, marketing and international business from Florida International University. He has an MBA from the University of Miami.  Jose Hernandez-Solaun