April 21, 1996
Hot jobs: Want to go into a field where you're just about guaranteed a job? Try computer animation, says POV magazine, which lists "10 Career Fields To Get Into -- And 10 Career Fields To Dump" in its May issue. Others include on-line content producing, mutual fund managing, industrial environmental work, family medicine, management consulting, intellectual property law, the clergy, interactive advertising and physical therapy. Jobs to avoid: accountant, bank teller, bureaucrat, telephone operator, factory worker, real estate agent, bartender, college teacher, librarian and middle manager.
March 1, 1993
* Grabush, Newman & Co., a Baltimore-based accounting and management consulting firm, renamed its Management Advisory Services Department to Management Consulting Services.New accounts* The Bomstein Agency, a Washington-based advertising agency, is promoting The Regal Oaks, a town house community in Vienna, Va.* Chesapeake Development Inc., a Towson-based marketing consulting firm, is representing Gichner Systems Group Inc., Logistics Support Division in Hunt Valley.* Coakley and Williams Inc. was named the management company for the Ramada Hotel at 1701 Belmont Ave. in Baltimore.
September 28, 1992
NEW POSITIONS* National Information Technology Center in Rockville named Sam W. Russ vice president of technology and Gordon Davidson program director of technology transfer and brokerage.* Delsey Luggage Inc., the Jessup-based subsidiary of Delsey S.A., a manufacturer of luggage and business cases based in Paris, appointed Eric Gusman president and Harry M. Fry vice president of sales and marketing.* Nevamar Division of International Paper in Odenton named Jan Adkins public information contact.
December 17, 1990
New positionsThe Baltimore Sun named K. C. Burton manager of corporate responsibility, a new position in which he will work to ensure that the newspaper company is responsive to the local community. Katz, Abosch, Windesheim, Gershman & Freedman, a Baltimore-based accounting firm, named Nicholas Witherspoon management information systems supervisor and promoted Lisa Goldman to staff accountant at the Towson office.Grabush, Newman & Co., a Baltimore-based accounting and management consulting firm, promoted Rose Lambert to supervisor; Qasim Collidge to senior accountant; and Darla Hess to staff II accountant.
September 16, 1991
New positionsParagon Computer Services Inc., a computer systems and management consulting company based in Ellicott City, appointed M. Jennifer Church principal.John E. Harms Jr. and Associates Inc., an engineering, planning and surveying services consulting firm in Pasadena and Columbia, named Robert H. Vogel branch manager of the Columbia office. William H. Noyes, vice president, is also development business coordinator.Mega Marketing Inc., a Timonium-based marketing management consulting firm, named Matthew Zirpoli vice president of sales and marketing.
December 3, 1990
There has to be an explanation.Somehow, Geri McArdle, a 43-year-old single mother and Johns Hopkins professor, has found the time to get a doctorate, write five books, raise a daughter, conduct a full-time management consulting practice, lecture and play an active role in community affairs.Her answer? Effective time management."You have to be very focused -- know where you're going and what you're doing," says Dr. McArdle, who teaches 30 courses a year, including time management courses, through Hopkins' downtown center.