KeyBank N.A. named Kenneth P. Neward vice president and senior planning coordinator for the Private Banking and Investing Division of their Western New York district.
Accountants On Call and the Institute of Management Accountants awarded the 1999 AOC/IMA Financial Executive of the Year distinction to Karen L. Howard, CPA, vice president and controller of Columbus McKinnon Corp.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute appointed Dennis F. Rusch Vice President for Finance.
Cannon, a design firm in Grand Island, appointed Thomas P. Dee and David K. MacLeod associate principals of the firm.
The Bank of Castile promoted Donna E. Francis to vice president/branch administration.
Evans National Bank appointed Michael R. Noville vice president and commercial loan officer.
Anderson Equipment Co. in Buffalo promoted Monica A. Kensy to New York State general parts manager, and W.F. "Bill" Snowberger to New York State general service manager.
M&T Bank promoted the following to vice president: Michael D. Adams of Amherst, Lee Bucher of Orchard Park, Sean V. Timms of Buffalo, Michael A. Whipple of Cheektowaga, Penelope J. Beckwith of Buffalo , Amy R. Frankenstein of East Amherst, Roberta Holder, Joan F. Mulcahy of Williamsville, and Mary F. Sciandra of West Seneca. Deanna M. Summerson of East Amherst was promoted to vice president and regional retail marketing manager.
The Colad Group Inc., a manufacturer of film laminated packaging products, promoted Richard Pincoski to vice president/general manager.
ElderWood Affiliates Inc., a Williamsville senior residential care management services firm, promoted Edie Shade to director of payroll and benefits.
The law firm of Siegel, Kelleher & Kahn named David Rodriquez an associate. He formerly was of-counsel with the firm.
Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corp. has appointed Teresa M. Reinhardt director of health information/medical records. Reinhardt previously was director of the health management information department at the Erie County Medical Center.
Parker Bay Engineering, P.C., of Amherst has promoted Lauri Traynor director of engineering, responsible for all engineering design and related project management, quality control and scheduling. She has been a senior structural engineer with the firm for eight years.
Goodyear Dunlop Tires North America in Buffalo appointed Bruce James regional manager for its Central Region.
The McGuire Group, a Buffalo-based company that owns nine health care facilities, appointed Michael Pawlow director of Medicare Reimbursement, Michael A. Cronmiller senior financial operations manager, Mark W. Johnson financial operations manager, and Matthew R. Turk fiscal services manager.
The Society of Telecommunications Consultants elected East Aurora attorney Martha Buyer to membership. She specializes in telecommunications law.
Ciminelli Development Co. Inc., local real estate development firm, appointed Patricia Collins of Wheatfield leasing manager, Bianca Clark of Amherst property management dispatcher/accounting clerk, and Daniel Kersch of Buffalo financial analyst.
The Citibank Private Bank appointed James Franz of East Aurora a private banker for Western New York. He will expand the bank's relationship with high net worth individuals.
American Images, a Buffalo developer of marketing communications tools, hired Lauren Abbott as an interactive programmer.
Bob Evans Farms has promoted Thomas Kelly to general manager of its restaurant in Hamburg.
Ronald A. Hoffman of Williamsville attended the 1999 Million Dollard Round Table Annual Meeting in New Orleans. He is an agent for New York Life Insurance Co. in Williamsville.
84 Lumber hired Daniel L. Wright of Arcade as manager trainee in its Chaffee store.