The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 1, 1997 · Page 75
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 75

West Palm Beach, Florida
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Monday, December 1, 1997
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THE PALM BEACH POST DECEMBER 1, 1997 29 newsSers Moving Up Terry Gearing Executive Director of the South Florida Chapter of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, West Palm Beach Board of Trial Advocates and is president of the Palm Beach County Trial Lawyers Association. Keith J. Kanouse, a Boca Raton franchise attorney, has been appointed vice chair of the American Bar Association Administrative Law Section's Antitrust and Trade Regulation Committee. The committee deals with antitrust, franchise, business opportunity and consumer law Issues involving the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission. Miscellaneous .Hugo Barreca has been named chief financial officer for Princeton Media Group Inc., Palm Beach. He joined the company in September and brings more than 20 years of experience in the publishing industry, including senior positions with Time Inc. and The New York Times Magazine Group. He is a graduate of New York University and Fordham School of Law, as well as other academic degrees and professional honors. in the company's expansion of its screen printing division and loggerhead graphics. He brings 10 years of screen printing experience from his former business in Maine and most recently Craig's Designs in Stuart. Real Estate Jill Levitt has joined Koolik Group Realty, Boca Raton, as an associate. She will be specializing in country clubs, gated communities and custom built homes. She was the former manager of A tr and Frame Gallery. Sheila Johnson was elected to serve on the board of directors for the Treasure Coast Builders Association. She is project administrator for Taylor Wood-row Communities at Monarch Country Club and as a builder representative she will serve a two-year term that begins Jan. 1 . The association serves Martin, Indian River and St. Lucie counties. She has chaired the association's Sales and Marketing Council for the past two years. 'It's just a wonderful opportunity to help people,' Terry Gearing says of her job with the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Paige Wilson has been named marketing and public relations coordinator for Nest Builders Inc., Jupiter. She was with Sun-Fest of Palm Beach County Inc. from 1991-96, with three of those years serving as public relations as Wilson sistant. She is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University and Bauder Fashion College. Frank Mason has joined Page One Printing of Hobe Sound. He will be involved TT-x-r i i i . i arts for 10 years in both public and private school systems and spent nine years at United Way of Palm Beach County working in the areas of campaign, agency relations and volunteer services. Goals: Would like to see 10,000 people on Flagler Drive in January 1999 the for race. Quote: "It's just a wonderful opportunity to help people. That's why I'm in the nonprofit business. I enjoy what I do. Very fulfilling." Secret to Success: "My motto is my blood-type, B-pos-itive. With a positive attitude you can do just about anything." Financial Michael Gamboa has been named a loan officer for the new West Palm Beach office of North American Mortgage Co. He is a four-year veteran , in the mortgage industry and was most recently employed as a senior loan officer at a national mortgage lender. A resident of Florida for 15 years, he lives in Palm Beach Gardens. Aurora Mortgage Corp., West Palm Beach, has announced two mortgage brokers: K. Mike DeFreytas has more than 20 years experience originating residential and commercial mortgage loans. He has been a consultant and an analyst for large financial institutions, as well as an Instructor In real estate asset management and finance. Joe Colon has more than 25 years of experience in residential mortgage origination specializing In FHA, VA, conventional and construction loans. Law Robert E. Gordon, a shareholder in the West Palm Beach law firm of Davis, Gordon, Doner and Chandler, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Academy of Florida Trial Lawvers. He is board certified as a Gordon ' oivil.trlal lawyer by ; , . . ''V'poth The Florida, Bar and the National JVi ADVERTISEMENT Recent Accomplishments: Gearing, 45, is the first full-time employee for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. The foundation, started in 1982 by Nancy Brinker in memory of her sister, who died from breast cancer, is a national organization with a network of volunteers working through local chapters and "Race For The Cure" events, fighting to eradicate breast cancer. The Foundation is the nation's largest private financer of research dedicated solely to breast cancer. "It's a very positive organization to work for. We're working hard to see that anyone with breast cancer has the opportunity for a mammography and early detection," Gearing said. One avenue for money raised is the "Race For The Cure" event, which has become the largest series of 5K runs in the nation. They are held in 86 cities across the country with more than Architecture Michael O. Rossin has been named vice president . of Schwab, Twitty and Hanser Architectural Group Inc. He has been an associate with the firm for seven years. He holds a bachelor's degree in architecture from Tulane University. Rossin Banking Barnett Bank Treasure Coast has announced its Super Team and Sales Team Leaders for Barnett In-Stores at Publix: Shawn Sullivan, a super-team co-leader, began with Barnett in 1995 as a sales and service associate. Diane Troyanoe, a super team co-leader, joined Barnett in May. She has a degree in business administration from the University of Denver. Chris Foster, sales team leader at South Vera Square, has more than 10 years of banking experience. She attended the University of South Florida and the University of Florida. Tim Caffey, sales team leader at East Port Plaza in Port St. Lucie, has eight years of experience in retail management. He attended Livingston University and has a degree In business adminis- tration ' V. ',..''' ' Wary Jeigetes tapi leader a Shoppes- Sandra Schenkat has been named a sales associate for The Addison Reserve. She has more than 20 years experience in real estate sales, specializing in country club communities and new home developments. She was Schenkat a sales executive at Boca Falls and is a member of the board of directors of Gold Coast Builder Association's Sales & Marketing Council and a member of the Institute of Residential Marketing. the Retirement!' Take action and call me now! There is no cost or obligation. Get started, eliminate financial worries, and enjoy each day of retirement to its fullest. Maynard Weinberg has helped successful people accumulate money, increase income and reduce taxes for over 34 years. He is in private practice in West Palm Beach. He mav be rr.UA 7 ,,.t frm 711 iiuiut-u uujo a nvm Hum f.v am to 10:00 pm at (561) 964-3322 or 1-800-940-9403. His office is at 1499 Forest Hill Boulevard. 105. if ii Triple YowFnOiisy! 10 Years or Less!! Absolutely No Risk!!! 525,000 expected to participate in 1998. The South Florida chapter is sponsoring its seventh race on Jan. 31 along Flagler Drive, beginning and ending at Meyer Amphitheatre in Centennial Park. It's anticipated that 7,500 people will participate. Education: Graduate of Florida Atlantic University with a master's degree in education. Personal: Gearing was reared in Clearwater and now lives in Palm Beach Gardens. She is married to Bob; has one daughter, Mary Elizabeth, 8. Career Highlights: Taught secondary language of St. Lucie West in Port St. Lucie, has experience in management and retail experience. She spent 10 years in the U.S. Navy as air traffic controller petty officer first class and went on into Officer Candidate School and received an honorable discharge. She is active in her community through Big BrothersBig Sisters. Tom McDermott, sales team leader at Darwin Square, Port St. Lucie, Joins the team with financing experience from previous employment with Transouth Financial and Commercial Credit. He attended Tallahassee Community College and Florida State University. Dean Roberts, sales team leader at Wedgewood Commons, Stuart, is new to the bank. He has retail experience from working at Home Depot, Mervyn's and Burdines. Derlck Redding, sales team leader at Town Center at Martin Downs, comes to the Treasure Coast from Jacksonville, where he was a financial sales associate of Bamett'S Supermarket Banking Pilot. He has extensive retail and sales background and was a team leader at Target department stores for five years. He attended Valdosta State University. 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