Kaethy Stutes has been named to the new post of vice president of post production for Creative Domain in Hollywood. She will be responsible for the company's audio/visual division, as well as digital editing and film and tape finishing. Stutes was previously director of post production.
Alan Pullman has been named design director at Perkowitz & Ruth Architects Inc. in Long Beach. He was most recently design director at MCG Architects in Beverly Hills.
Banking & Finance
Drucilla Garcia-Richardson has been appointed senior vice president and manager of the L.A. business banking department of Santa Monica-based California Bank & Trust. She is responsible for generating corporate relationships with middle-market companies. Richardson most recently served as vice president and loan administrator with Sanwa Bank. Also, Paul Donaldson has been named senior vice president and L.A. metro region manager. He was most recently senior vice president and deposit services department manager at Manufacturers Bank.
Guity Javid has been appointed senior vice president and manager of 11 Western states for Dresdner Kleinwort Benson North America in Los Angeles. Her responsibilities emphasize business in leveraged finance. Javid was previously Western area manager for the Wells Fargo Bank corporate group.
Walter Lowry has joined Santa Monica-based First Federal Bank of California as vice president and regional manager of retail banking. Lowry was most recently vice president and branch manager of Home Savings of America in Encino.
Daina Petronis has been named vice president and marketing manager of U.S. Trust Co. N.A. in Los Angeles. She will be responsible for marketing efforts on the West Coast. Petronis was most recently assistant vice president and marketing manager for Home Savings of America.
L.A. Wesley has joined Union Bank of California N.A. as vice president of product management and development in Monterey Park. She will manage Internet product delivery and the Internet site for the commercial finance services group. Wesley was previously senior product manager for Sanwa Bank. Also, Michael Beaupr & #233; has joined the bank as a vice president in the commercial finance division. Beaupr & #233; was most recently an associate for SunAmerica corporate finance.
Leo Chaloukian has been promoted to senior vice president of Soundelux Entertainment Group. He will work with the sales team of the company's post-production film and TV group while pursuing acquisitions and new business development opportunities. Chaloukian has been a vice president with Soundelux since 1996.
Seth Howard has been named director of programming and development for Tribune Entertainment Co. in Los Angeles. He will be involved in the direction of the company and will develop new programs. Howard was previously a writer and producer at Telepictures Productions.
Stephanie Eyestone-Jones has been appointed associate principal at PCR Services Corp. in Santa Monica. She will be project manager for the company's large-scale projects. Eyestone-Jones was previously principal planner for the company.
Sammy Feuerlicht has been named vice president of strategic planning and business development for Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles. He will be involved in increasing hospital services and visibility throughout Southern California. Feuerlicht most recently was vice president of strategic planning and business development at California Hospital Medical Center in Los Angeles.
Neal Lloyd has been appointed director of sales and marketing of Merv Griffin's Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. He was previously national sales manager at the Century Plaza Hotel and Tower.
Nicki Carlsen and James Hevener have been promoted to partners at McClintock, Weston, Benshoof, Rochefort, Rubalcava & MacCuish LLP in downtown L.A. Carlsen practices with the firm land-use group. Hevener practices with its new ventures and intellectual property group.
Thomas Jeffry has been named partner with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP. His practice focuses on health law. Jeffry previously served as city attorney of Jackson, Calif., and county counsel for Alpine County.
Daniel Goodkin has been named partner at Liner, Yankelevitz, Sunshine, Weinhart and Regenstreif in Santa Monica. His practice includes general real estate, construction, real estate finance and landlord-tenant litigation.
David Reamer has been promoted to partner at the Los Angeles office of Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom LLP in Los Angeles. His practice includes banking and institutional investing. Reamer was previously of counsel for the firm.
Gregory Trimarche and John Iino have been named partners at Brand Farrar & Buxbaum LLP in downtown Los Angeles. Trimarche's practice focuses on environmental and land-use law. Iino specializes in representing American, Japanese, Asian and multi-national companies.
Frank Brilliant has been named vice president of sales for BizRate.com in Los Angeles. He will be responsible for worldwide sales and merchant acquisition initiatives. Also, Rob Patton has been named vice president of operations and data systems. He will oversee the company's enterprise data architecture and network services.
Carol Geddes has been named vice president of sales and marketing with Penn Lithographics in Cerritos. She will serve on the executive team for strategic direction and oversee sales and marketing efforts. Geddes was formerly sales manager.
Joel Adelman has joined Lee & Associates Commercial real estate services as managing principal of the downtown L.A. and Sherman Oaks offices. He was most recently at CB Richard Ellis, where he specialized in marketing industrial real estate and investments.
Liz Anderson has been promoted to senior vice president and director of affiliate services at Fred Sands Realtors affiliate services in Los Angeles. She is responsible for development and delivery of services and will oversee development and day-to-day consultation. Anderson was most recently vice president of the firm's franchise division.
Graham Espley-Jones has been appointed chief financial officer of the Kaufman and Broad Multi-Housing Group in Long Beach. He will be responsible for overseeing all financial functions, including accounting, information technology and risk management. Esply-Jones was most recently president of Bongate LLC In Newport Beach.
Dennis Richardson has been promoted to senior vice president at Cushman Realty Corp. in West Los Angeles. His responsibilities include consulting corporate clients on lease negotiations and financial transaction structures. Richardson was most recently a vice president for the company.
Jim Schultz has been named vice president of operations with Giuliano's Delicatessen and Bakery Inc. in Carson. His responsibilities include overseeing all bakery and deli operations, including manufacturing, purchasing and regulatory compliance. Schultz was most recently vice president of operations at Western Bagel Baking Corp.
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