Accounting

Stonefield Josephson in Santa Monica hired John Engelbrecht as an officer. Engelbrecht was previously a tax partner at Grant Thornton in Los Angeles.


Architecture
RTKL Associates Inc. in Los Angeles hired Ron Turner as vice president. Turner was previously at Los Angeles-based Turner-Meis + Associates.


Banking
Kinecta Federal Credit Union in Manhattan Beach hired Don Gwizdalski as president of Apollo Agencies Inc., a subsidiary. Gwizdalski was previously president and sales manager at USI of Southern California Insurance Services.


Communications
CCG Investor Relations in Los Angeles appointed Roger Ellis and Mark Collinson as partners, and hired Christine Keefer as director of media. Ellis was previously vice president, market intelligence, Collinson was account executive and Keefer was previously president at Pacific Palisades-based Keefer & Soderbergh Public Relations.


Consulting
Citisoft Inc., a Boston-based investment management consulting firm, promoted Colleen Devine to vice president and West Coast regional manager in its new Los Angeles office. Devine was previously a senior consultant.


Entertainment
Hollywood-based Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc. promoted Richard Cusick to senior vice president and general manager, digital media. Cusick was previously senior vice president, business development and strategic planning.


Health Care
California Cryobank, a Los Angeles-based reproductive tissue bank, promoted Gary Weinhouse to chief executive. Weinhouse was previously chief operations officer of Los Angeles-based Family Cord Blood Services.


Insurance
Marsh, a risk and insurance services firm in Los Angeles, hired Maureen Archambault as vice president, health-care practice leader. Archambault was previously director of risk services at Catholic Healthcare West in Pasadena.


Law
Keesal Young & Logan in Long Beach promoted Sarah Tong Sangmeister to partner and Marc R. Greenberg to partner. Sangmeister was previously an associate and Greenberg was previously of counsel.


Los Angeles-based Rutter Hobbs & Davidoff hired Frank Melton as a partner. Melton was previously a partner at Rintala Smoot Jaenicke & Rees LLP.


Rice & Renshaw, a Torrance-based taxation, elder-care and business law firm, hired Steven J. Renshaw as a partner. Renshaw was previously a partner at Los Angeles-based Shea, Stokes & Carter.


Manufacturing
Pelican Products, a Torrance-based manufacturer of flashlights, hired Wade Kosakowski as regional sales manager. Kosakowski was previously regional sales manager for A.O. Smith Corp. in Westerville, Ohio.


Media
WireImage, a New York-based digital photo agency and wire service specializing in entertainment, hired Eric Charbonneau as staff entertainment photographer. Charbonneau was previously an entertainment and events photographer at Berliner Photography in Los Angeles.


Real Estate
CB Richard Ellis hired David K. Henry as senior vice president, global corporate services. Henry was previously the global transaction leader at Jones Lang LaSalle in Los Angeles.


Los Angeles-based BentleyForbes promoted Chad Lasdon to vice president; Nina Puento to assistant vice president, acquisitions; and Krystle Ferguson to assistant vice president, acquisitions manager. Lasdon was previously assistant vice president, working on executive committee special projects, Puente was a financial analyst and Ferguson was an acquisitions manager.


Champion Development Group, a Los Angeles-based urban-infill projects company, hired Ronald S. Stockdale as vice president of acquisitions. Stockdale was previously a partner at Soboroff Partners in Los Angeles.


Cushman & Wakefield in Los Angeles hired Christopher K. Cooper as senior managing director and branch manager. Cooper was previously executive vice president of the tenant representation group's Southwestern United States team at Jones Lang LaSalle.


Technology
El Segundo-based Computer Sciences Corp. promoted Nathan Siekierka to vice president of human resources and Michael Keane to chief financial officer. Siekierka was previously vice president of human resources for several of CSC's commercial outsourcing units, and Keane was previously vice president of finance.


Jambo, an Agoura Hills-based Internet-to-phone communications company, hired Richard Rosen as vice president, business development. Rosen was previously vice president of business development at Westlake Village-based CallSource.


Kenwood USA Corp. in Long Beach hired Scott Eguchi as president. Eguchi was previously senior vice president of Car Electronics Consumer Division in Japan.

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