Salvatore Marranca, president and chief executive officer of Cattaraugus County Bank, will serve a two-year term as secretary for the Independent Community Bankers of America, a trade association. The position includes voting membership on the Executive Committee.
Positive ID Wholesale, an Amherst distributor of automatic-identification and bar code point of sale (POS) products, announced several appointments: Nancy A. Szczudlik and Monica B. Mize, POS account representative; Charles W. Speaker, technical service support specialist; Jason P. Culliton, Gary M. Scott, and Cheryl L. Schepis, sales representatives; Ian S. MacDowell, marketing specialist; Mark P. Swiatek, purchasing administrator; Amy M. Sujka, business development sales representative; Tammy L. Panghorn and customer service representative.
The American Urological Association elected Dr. Datta G. Wagle of Williamsville president-elect. He is chief of urology at Sisters of Charity and St. Joseph hospitals.
XCEL Communications Corp., a local Internet communications systems firm, appointed Christopher Zachary a programmer/analyst, and James Sherman a programmer.
Vector Marketing Corp. in Media, Pa., announced that Michael Huboky, manager of its Empire Division in Western New York, reached the $8 million career sales milestone as a manager.
Kenneth W. Wolf of Metlife in Williamsville received his second National Quality Award from the National Association of Insurance & Financial Advisors in Falls Church, Va., for competence and dedication to the insurance industry and its clients.