McCormick & Co., a Sparks-based producer of seasonings, flavorings and specialty foods, named Richard W. Frisch vice president and managing director-Continental Europe for the International Group, Eloise G. Irwin manager of audiovisual communications, and named Edward W. Underriner director of commercialization of new products.
WMAR-TV in Baltimore promoted Mark Distler to general sales manager.
Harris, Smariga, Matz Inc., a planning, engineering and surveying company in Baltimore, announced the following appointments: Eric A. Hanson, president; James M. Hutto, vice president; Timothy J. Lyng, director of the public works department; Richard H. Cassell, director of the engineering department; Karl F. Schmid, director of the survey department; and Graeme D. Lake, senior project manager.
Storage-USA, a Columbia-based self-storage company, named Carol Shipley senior vice president of the franchising division.
ORS Associates, a facilities planning, development and relocation consulting firm in McLean, Va., announced the
following appointments: Carlo J. Ninassi, senior associate and project manager; Mark P. Ambrose, senior telecommunications specialist; Christine G. Marton, associate; Adolfo B. Cabrera, senior data communications engineer; James A. Sowersby and Kim C. Showalter, consultants.
R. E. Michel Co. Inc., a Baltimore-based distributor of air-conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment, parts and supplies, named Greg White regional sales manager for the Eastern Pennsylvania region.
COMSAT Corp., a Washington-based provider of satellite capacity and communications services, appointed Robert E. Dupuis vice president of sales, marketing and business planning in the World Systems business unit.
Fenley & Nichol, an environmental, pump and tank services firm in Deer Park, appointed Stephen Robertson director of sales and marketing.
EA Remediation Technologies Inc., a subsidiary of EA Engineering, Science and Technology Inc., a Hunt Valley-based professional services consulting firm, named Richard J. Shearer president.
Whitman, Requardt and Associates, a Baltimore-based engineering firm, appointed Thomas J. Hannan director of traffic engineering.
Andrews Design Associates Inc., an interior design firm in Baltimore, named Marjorie Adams director of marketing, Anna M. Smith office manager and Melissa Connolly librarian.
Rosecroft Raceway in Fort Washington and Delmarva Downs in Berlin named David Rovine director of marketing for the two harness racetracks.
The John Hopkins University School of Continuing Studies Division of Business and Management named Jeremy Moyes director of international and financial programs.
SOS Technologies, a Baltimore-based provider of emergency medical training and oxygen leasing, named Diane Cooke vice president.
AMBEC, an Owings Mills-based designer and manufacturer of transport/accumulating conveying systems and controls, named Robert F. Risley president and CEO.
Haden Trash Removal Inc. and Phoenix Recycling Inc. of Glyndon named Alvin L. Silbert sales manager.
Roberts Ryan and Bentley of Linthicum named Sue Ann Whitley vice president of the executive search division.
Mulherin Asset Management of Ellicott City announced that Chester F. Evans Jr. has joined the firm.
Legal and professional
Wolpoff & Co., a Baltimore-based accounting firm, re-elected Alvin S. Wolpoff managing partner and Ronald J. Staines chief operating officer.
Rosenberg Proutt Funk & Greenberg, a Baltimore law firm, named Leslie S. Ries partner.
Grabush, Newman & Co., an accounting and management consulting firm in Baltimore, appointed Christine Ciresi to the accounting and auditing department.
Smith, Somerville & Case, a Baltimore law firm, named Catherine A. Potthast, Cheryl O'Donnell Guth, Brian S. Jablon, Craig F. Ballew and Allen F. Loucks partners.
Summerfield, Willen, Silverberg & Nesson, a law firm in Owings Mills, named Michael R. Limsky partner and Patricia L. Ingram associate.
Margolis, Pritzker & Epstein, P.A., a Towson-based law firm, announced that Stephen W. Lafferty has become associated with the firm.
Nicholas & Associates Inc., an employee benefit consulting firm, announced that Laura B. Dustin, CPA, has joined the firm. Ms. Dustin will coordinate the participant accounting for defined-contribution retirement plans.
The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The Johns Hopkins University named Dr. Edward J. Bernacki director of the Office of Staff and Employee Health and Safety.
American Urological Association, based in Baltimore, named Cary Crocker manager of exhibits and advertising.
Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital Inc. in Baltimore appointed Susanna A. McColley to the medical staff of the Pediatric Pulmonary Program.
Fallston General Hospital named Elena Skittle director of rehabilitative services.