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Business people

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Orizon Real Estate's sales team of the month for May was Anita Hess, Tim Hess and Natalie Hess in Kendallville. Terri Deming was the listing agent.

Jason Hirsch was promoted to manager for the new ABC Supply Co. branch in Fort Wayne.

Mark Hartman joined Ossian State Bank as vice president, business banking.

Fort Wayne native Jude P. Byanski joined Eagle & Fein P.C. in Indianapolis as an associate attorney.

Jason Dafforn was hired by Qualitex Inc. in Columbia City as a toolmaker/CNC machinist.

Matt Farmer joined Korte Does It All as assistant service manager. Hilary Bruick was promoted to sales lead coordinator/marketing coordinator. Dan Goetz was named sales manager.

Nathan Carroll was promoted to a manager for Buck Consultants in Fort Wayne. Danielle Winegardner was named a consultant.

Sabra Rowley was promoted to assistant vice president, affiliate operations by Brotherhood Mutual's board of directors.

Leah Jean Close, a former resident of Fort Wayne and a graduate of Thomas Cooley Law School, is opening a solo practice in Auburn. She will focus on estate planning.

Albert Khout of Galecki Financial Management became a member of The National Association of Personal Financial Advisors.

Angel Ilagan was named executive vice president, chief marketing officer for Vera Bradley Inc. and will join the company July 21.

Kim Martineau joined Caliber Home Loans as a senior loan officer. Tyler Davis was hired as a loan processor. Lacey Robinson was named branch administrator.

Tim Doerr joined RetirementHomeTV as director of business development for hospitality and commercial DirecTV expansion.

The Northeast Indiana Health Underwriters announced its 2014-2105 board positions: Cindy K. Trahin, president; Jody Kinsey, past president; Kathy Goffer, vice president; Rita Musser, treasurer; and Crystal Michel, secretary.

Kristen Bayman joined Ferguson Advertising as art director.

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