Banking and finance
Leimbach group director at American Express
American Express Tax & Business Services named Wendell B. Leimbach managing director of its manufacturing, logistic and engineering consulting group. The Bolton Hill resident earned a master's degree in administrative science from the Johns Hopkins University and is a member of the National Society of Professional Engineers. He is president of the Engineering Society of Baltimore.
Legal and insurance
Injured Workers Insurance directorship goes to Gillian
Injured Workers Insurance Fund hired Joseph P. Gillian as loss control director. The University of Baltimore graduate is a 25-year insurance industry veteran. Before joining the Towson-based workers compensation insurer, he was safety and health manager for Zenith Insurance Co. of Harrisburg, Pa.
Schlossberg takes post at LifeBridge Health
LifeBridge Health hired Joel Schlossberg as wellness director. He oversees the corporate health division, serves as general manager of the LifeBridge Health & Fitness center in Pikesville and directs all independent facilities currently under contract. The Ellicott City resident holds a master's degree from the Johns Hopkins University. He formerly was general manager of The Sports Club/LA in Washington.
Simmonds is promoted at Group Benefit Services
Group Benefit Services promoted John H. Simmonds to director, marketing and business development. In this capacity, he supervises the sales team and oversees all aspects of marketing, including management of corporate revenue growth and strategic market expansion. He had been director of business development for the major accounts division at the firm, a third-party administrator of employee benefit plans.
Commercial Real Estate
Nottingham names Credit chief operating officer
Nottingham Properties/Not- tingham Village named J. Joseph Credit chief operating officer for the two Towson-headquartered commercial realty and development corporations. An M.B.A. graduate of the University of Virginia, he is a director of the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce and an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, National Association of Industrial and Office Properties and the Urban Land Institute.