Appointments, promotions and awards in the business community.

Share story

Seattle area

Banking: Lisa Forrest joined Fortune Bank as a member of the Small Business Administration team.

Health care: Deborah Gentzen joined the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance as administrator of the Proton Facility. Dr. Mark Edgar joined CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories.

Investigative management: Joe Murray was hired as chief customer officer and Jonathan Weeks as vice president of engineering at Vantos.

Public relations: Joe Feese was hired as a senior account manager at Parsons Public Relations.

Youth services: Guy Williams was named executive director of the North Seattle Boys & Girls Club, Rick Dupree was named director of operations at the new Rainier Vista Boys & Girls Club, Greg Harrison was named branch executive at the IWASIL Boys & Girls Club, Mia Alkire was hired as office manager at the Club Service Center, and Peter Musser was named a board member at the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County.


Colleges/universities: Kelly Snyder was named director of government and community relations at the University of Washington Bothell.

Health care: Paul Cornelison was hired as vice president of regulatory affairs and quality assurance and Nawzer Mehta as vice president of clinical affairs at Cardiac Dimensions, Kirkland.

Software: Brad Furber was appointed chief executive officer at Xeriton, Sammamish.

To be included in the On the Move column, send the information to Gary Dougherty by fax, 206-382-8879; e-mail,; or mail, The Seattle Times, P.O. Box 70, Seattle, WA 98111. Photos will not be returned.