Lehigh Portland Cement Co. in Union Bridge named John J. Jones assistant plant manager.
Maryland International Division of the Maryland Department of Economic and Employment Development named Kathleen Bond director of marketing for international trade and Robert E. MacDonald director of marketing for international business
Whitman, Requardt and Associates, a Baltimore-based engineering firm, promoted Edward A. Serp III and William A. DeLoache to partner.
Receivables Management Corp., a Baltimore-based collection agency and health-care receivables management company,
named William J. Fries director of operations.
Maryland Chamber Foundation, a branch of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, named Robert Anastasi executive director.
Plata Grande, a Mexican restaurant in Annapolis, named Gary Friend general manager of the restaurant and the bar, Margarita Maggie's.
Greiner Inc., an engineering, architecture, planning and surveying firm in Timonium, promoted the following to associate: Washington Bowie VI, John D. Coursey, William A. O'Connor III and Eugene Stum.
Legal and professional
Gordon, Feinblatt, Rothman, Hoffberger & Hollander, a Baltimore-based law firm, appointed George K. Reynolds III partner and chairman of the trusts and estates department.
Levan, Schimel, Richman, Belman, Abramson & Scanlan, a law firm in Columbia and Laurel, named J. Peter Puglia associate.
First National Bank of Maryland promoted Richard H. Bass to senior vice president, corporate trust department and Kenneth R. Kasprzak to vice president, information systems management division.
Chase Bank of Maryland named Noel Chesser and Keith A. Perry vice presidents of finance and Dorrie S. Rubin vice president of marketing communications. The bank also promoted Stephan C. Gryglewski, Lynn Karas, David A. Knicely and Stanley Koussis to assistant vice presidents and Colleen M. Palmer to assistant treasurer.
Carroll County Bank and Trust Co. promoted Michael Rittase to consumer underwriting manager in the lending services division.
Advertising and P.R.
Gray Kirk & Evans, a Baltimore-based advertising and public relations agency, promoted Jody Weinstein to senior account executive.
Hartt and Co., a Baltimore-based advertising and public relations agency, named Lisbeth Van Horne Pettengill public relations accounts supervisor.
The Bomstein Agency, a Washington-based advertising agency, promoted Lisa Whibley to production manager and Robyn Pressman to senior media buyer.
On the board
McCormick & Co. Inc., a Hunt Valley-based producer of seasonings, flavorings and specialty foods, elected H. Eugene Blattman to the board of directors. He is vice president, Flavor & Agribusiness Group.
Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital in Baltimore appointed Gene Kermisch director of respiratory therapy.
RP Foundation Fighting Blindness, a Baltimore-based national eye research foundation, appointed Kathleen M. Monroe information and referral coordinator.
Psyc Associates, a Towson-based private mental health facility, named Linda S. Huddles partner.
Real estate, development
Ackerman & Co. a real estate company in Gaithersburg, appointed Robert B. Seidel senior leasing representative and Kathleen Coughlin marketing coordinator.