Noxell Corp., a Hunt Valley-based cosmetics manufacturer that is a division of Procter & Gamble, has promoted Jim Schwartz to public affairs manager.
C&P Telephone Co. of Maryland appointed John W. Dillon vice president-external affairs.
Nova Pharmaceutical Corp. in Baltimore appointed Larry R. Steranka vice president of research.
Media Dimensions Inc., a Timonium-based corporate communications company, named C. Matthew Fick director of sales.
Kennedy Architects & Interiors in Baltimore named Dianna Tipton new business development manager.
John E. Harms Jr. and Associates Inc., an engineering, planning and surveying consulting firm in Pasadena, appointed Russell Lowman manager, survey division; and Michael Bozman manager, transportation division.
Nevins and Associates, a marketing, public affairs and fund-raising firm in Owings Mills, appointed Lori Wieder assistant account executive.
Biospherics Inc., an environmental services and pharmaceutical and health services company, named Margaret E. Grayson vice president of finance and Helen Oscanyan director of the human resources department. The company also announced that Gilbert V. Levin, chief executive officer, resumed the office of president following the resignation of Edwin A. Wilcox.
PS Graphics Inc. in Baltimore appointed J. Donald Gerding director of sales and marketing.
Gateway Technical Services Inc., a Baltimore-based data processing consulting company, appointed Al Butler account support manager; Charles Hoppa technical support manager, mainframe applications division; and Nancy McFarlane technical support manager, mid-range and PC division.
Butler Aviation Service Center at Washington National Airport named Frank Walton general manager.
University of Maryland at College Park, College of Business and Management, named Mark Wellman director of graduate programs.
WBAL Radio in Baltimore named Mark Miller news director.
U-Save Auto Rental of America, a car rental franchiser based in Hanover, promoted Roland Mumford to national sales manager.
Salsbury & Associates Personnel Inc., a placement service for accountants and bookkeepers in Towson and Columbia, has appointed KathleenK. Mercer director of marketing.
Papier Design Group in Baltimore promoted Allyson Miller to director of the model home division.
Acadia Manufacturing Corp., a Baltimore-based producer of vinyl custom replacement windows and doors, has promoted Mary C. Overcash to chief financial officer and appointed RayLittleton as vice president of marketing.
Bon Secours Hospital in Baltimore named Michael W. Brossette chief operating officer.
Alcohol and Drug Recovery Ltd., a substance abuse treatment center based in Lanham, appointed Arthur M. Harris executive director.
Real estate and development
W. C. Pinkard & Co. Inc., a Baltimore-based commercial real estate company, appointed Douglas R. Selin treasurer and assistant vice president.
Era Apex Realty in Ellicott City promoted Ron Brown to sales manager.
Noel-Lane Commercial Real Estate Services in Columbia named Louis Schwartz industrial/office leasing specialist.
Legal and professional
Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger & Hollander, a Baltimore law firm, named Jay A. Schulman partner in the bankruptcy and creditors' rights department.
Signet Bank promoted Rose L. Cooper to assistant vice president, trust and financial services division; and S. Robert Srnec, personnel officer, human resources division.