Ernst & Young LLP, a New York-based accounting services firm, has named Gary Paul principal in its downtown L.A. office. Previously, Paul was vice president at Capgemini, a Paris-based business consultancy.


RedLever, a Santa Monica producer of branded content, has named Shane McGrath vice president and senior brand strategist. Previously, McGrath was vice president of sales, marketing and business development at Full Circle Entertainment, a Santa Rosa producer of branded entertainment.


BBK, a Southfield, Mich., business consultancy, has named Richard Hollowell managing director in its downtown L.A. office. Previously, Hollowell was managing director at Alvarez & Marsal Real Estate Advisory Services, a New York-based business consultancy.


Mount St. Mary’s College has named Barbara Moore director of graduate admissions at its downtown L.A. campus. Previously, Moore was a corporate account executive for the Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management.


Parsons, a Pasadena-based engineering services firm, has named Richard McFarland vice president of government relations in its Pasadena office. Previously, McFarland was director of government relations at Raytheon Inc., a Waltham, Mass.-based aerospace and defense contractor.


Hallmark Channels, a Studio City operator of Hallmark and Hallmark Movie cable channels, has promoted Chad Harris to senior vice president of integrated marketing and new media. Previously, Harris was vice president of special projects and new media at the company.


Sinaiko Healthcare Consulting Inc., a Century City health care industry consultancy, has named Curtis Bernstein director. Previously, Bernstein was senior manager for business valuation at HealthCare Appraisers, a Delray Beach, Fla.-based health care consultancy.


Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP, a Beverly Hills law firm, has named Howard I. Camhi, Angela P. Chan and Kenneth Miller partners. Previously, Camhi and Miller were counsels, and Chan was an associate at the firm.

Valensi Rose PLC, a Century City law firm, has named Autumn Ronda associate. Previously, Ronda was a clerk at the firm.

Loeb & Loeb LLP, a Century City-based law firm, has named Ryan Austin associate and Chris Campbell tax group partner in its Century City office. Previously, Austin was associate and Campbell was counsel at O’Melveny & Myers LLP, a downtown L.A.-based law firm.

Russ August & Kabat, a West L.A.-based law firm, has named Daniel C. Whang associate. Previously, Whang was an associate at Winston & Strawn LLP, a Chicago-based law firm.

Corey Field, an associate in the Century City office of Ballard Spahr LLP, a Philadelphia-based law firm has been named president of Copyright Society of the U.S.A., a New York non-profit dedicated to the advancement of copyright law.


The LA84 Foundation, an L.A. non-profit providing funding for Southern California youth sports, has named Robert V. Graziano chairman. Graziano is managing partner of family advisory services at Northern Trust, a Chicago-based financial services firm.

J. Paul Getty Trust, a Brentwood arts non-profit, has named Deborah Marrow interim chief executive officer. Marrow is director of the Getty Foundation, a Brentwood grant provider for the arts.


Active Interest Media, an El Segundo-based publisher of enthusiast magazines, has named Gary DeSanctis vice president of sales for the company’s marine group and co-publisher of Yachts International. Previously, DeSanctis was publisher of ShowBoats International, a magazine for luxury yacht enthusiasts.


Lee & Associates – Investment Services Group, a downtown L.A. real estate investment services firm, has named Joseph Chavez senior vice president. Previously, Chavez was vice president at Marcus & Millichap, an Encino-based real estate services firm.

Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp., an investment subsidiary of Encino-based Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, has promoted Adam J. Petriella and Jerry M. Wise to first vice presidents of capital markets at the West L.A. office. Previously, Petriella and Wise were vice presidents of capital markets at Marcus & Millichap.

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