ADVERTISING, COMMUNICATIONSMetzger Associates, a high-tech public relations and investor relations firm in Boulder and Denver, promoted Jennifer Dulles to vice president.
BVP Media, an Englewood-based video, film and interactive technologies production company, hired Nathan Decker as information technology manager. BANKING, FINANCEVectra Bank Colorado, which has more than 50 branches throughout the state, including locations in Boulder and Denver, has hired Jeana Chisholm as senior vice president and director of the new Vectra Private Bank, an extension of Vectra’s existing private banking services for high-net-worth individuals. Vectra also named Scott Page as executive vice president and corporate banking manager. Page will head Vectra’s new Corporate Banking division.
Wells Fargo Bank of Denver named new vice presidents and assistant vice presidents at locations throughout the state. New vice presidents are: Gretchen Fapore, Colorado Springs; Scott Greenfield, Home Equity; Taylor Horst, Aspen; Stephanie Johnson, Buchtel and Colorado; Ira Kirsch, Brighton; Judith Schwartz, Colorado Springs South; Ronald Sparks, Commerce City; and Marsha Traveny Haun, Denver. New assistant vice presidents are: Wanda Cooley, Carbondale; Levi Courtney, Southwest Plaza; Leslie Dunn, Frisco; Faraj Elmagbari, Bear Valley; Carolyn Kelly, Denver; John Kilpka, Monaco; Brian Kuhn, Denver; George Love, Cherry Creek; Kevin Todd McElroy, Denver; Kerry Unrein, Boulder; Peter Vuycich, Colorado Springs; and Melanie Winter, Cherry Creek. EDUCATIONFront Range Community College in Westminster appointed Amy A. Redfern to the area advisory council, which advises the college on long-term planning and budget priorities.HEALTH CAREGenomica Corp., a Boulder company that develops software tools to facilitate gene discovery and drug development, appointed William E. Rich to the board of directors. HIGH TECHColorado MicroDisplay, a Boulder company that develops high-resolution, full-color microdisplay solutions, hired John Metcalf as chief financial officer.
The American Electronics Association, a high-tech trade association, hired Luanne Williams as the executive director of the Mountain States Council, which includes Colorado.
Relera, an Internet data center company with offices in Denver and San Diego, hired John M. Markovich as vice president and chief financial officer.
Pure Matrix Inc., a Boulder-based company that provides high-tech products and services to companies, named Walter T.G. Lee to the board of directors.
Freshwater Software Inc., a Boulder-based company that provides Internet growth solutions for e-business, named Judy O’Brien and Stephen James to its board. REAL ESTATEHercules Development Group Inc., a real estate management company in Boulder, hired Shai Stern as the director and chief executive of the company. OTHERHauser Inc., a Boulder-based supplier of herbal extracts and nutritional supplements, has assigned new positions. Rod Lenoble is the technical director, Andrea Evans is the sales manager for the intermountain region and Dean Ross is the sales manager for the central region.
The American Society of Media Photographers has reelected Tomas del Amo, owner of Images Commercial Photography Studio in Gunbarrel, as president of the Colorado Chapter. Deadline to submit items for On the Job is three weeks prior to publication of each bi-weekly issue. Mail to Editor, Boulder County Business Report, 3180 Sterling Circle, Suite 201, Boulder, CO 80301; fax to 440-8954; or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (title any e-mail On the Job). Photos submitted will not be returned.
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