Robert Christensen was named chief financial officer and executive vice president of Paccar.
Christensen has been with the Bellevue truck manufacturer for 29 years, most recently as executive vice president. He has held senior management roles with Paccar Parts, Kenworth and Peterbilt.
Christensen has a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Washington and an MBA from the University of Puget Sound.
Advertising: Tonya Murphy was named media director, Kathleen Grebe senior art director/design director and Emily Power executive assistant at Copacino+Fujikado, Seattle. Dave Abrass was hired as director, client services and LeeAnna Buis as media director at Frank Unlimited, Seattle. Matt Peterson was named chief executive at Creature, Seattle.
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Building products:Steve Parisee was named vice president of sales at Canyon Creek Cabinet, Monroe.
Engineering:Mike Wert was hired as a senior fisheries biologist at Hart Crowser, Seattle.
Foundations: Todd Mildon was named chief information officer at the College Success Foundation, Issaquah.
Health care:Garnet Anderson was appointed senior vice president and director of the Public Health Sciences Division at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle.
Real estate:Michele Harps joined Coldwell Banker Bain, Edmonds.
Software:Will Cousins was named vice president of product management and strategy at Varolii, Seattle.
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