Accounting & Consulting

Kip Dellinger has been named partner-in-charge at Gaytan Kallman & Co., a management consulting, taxation and financial accounting firm in Los Angeles. He specializes in tax controversy matters and business consulting with an emphasis on real estate and aviation-related industries. Dellinger was previously a principal at Duitche & Franklin. Also, Anne Handley was named manager. She focuses her practice on real estate accounting. Handley was most recently an independent contractor at Duitche & Franklin.

Banking & Finance
Michael Wasson has been appointed head of institutional marketing for the western region at Fiduciary Trust Co. International. He will manage relationships with investment consultants, public funds and corporate funds. Wasson was most recently West Coast director of sales and client service at ABN AMRO Asset Management.


Entertainment

Peter Aronson was named president at Regency Television in Los Angeles. He will be responsible for current series and all future development and production activities. Aronson was previously senior vice president at Walt Disney Television.

Michael Davis has been promoted to vice president of sales at Universal Music and Video Distribution in Santa Monica. He will manage catalog activities of classical and jazz sales in North America. Davis was previously senior director of retail marketing and catalog, classics and jazz.

Dete Meserve has been promoted to executive vice president at Wind Dancer Production Group in Hollywood. She will oversee all business affairs, finance and administration. Meserve was previously senior vice president. Also, Roz Weisberg was promoted to director of development and production. She will be responsible for seeking out and developing new material and will oversee aspects of production. Weisberg was most recently executive assistant to the president.

Gary Rubin has been promoted to executive vice president at Artisan Entertainment in Santa Monica. He will oversee Artisan Television and acquisitions for direct-to-video and television material. Rubin was previously senior vice president.

High Tech

Kash Mohammadi was promoted to vice president of engineering at CreSenda Wireless, a provider of wireless communication solutions in Los Angeles. He is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the engineering team, as well as evaluating emerging technologies. Mohammadi was previously director of engineering. Also, Keith Ramee was promoted to vice president of business development. He will oversee long-term business strategy. Ramee was formerly executive director of business development.

Hospitality

Andri Tscharner has been appointed executive chef at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica. He will be responsible for all meals prepared and served in the Grille, Caf & #233;, Lobby Lounge and ballroom, along with 24-hour in-room dining. Tscharner was most recently Chef de Cuisine at Grand Hotel Euler in Switzerland. Also, Steven Alton King was named chef at the Grille. He will oversee menu creation, food preparation and service. King was previously sous chef at the Hyatt Regency in Beaver Creek, Colo.

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