Sweetwater recently hired Ian Roegels, Johnny Blaul, Brent LaCasce, Adam Bruce, Andrew Neuenschwander, Mike Winebrenner, Justin Sunday, Josh Lively, Brad Thomsen, Steve Ploense, Philip Courtney, Ty Heimann, Jesse West and Kurt Cripe as sales engineers; Chris Rosene, copywriter and analyst; Caleb Likens, programmer; Andrew Scriven, director of house of worship marketing; Jaimee White, risk management specialist; Ben Stokes and Matt Nelson, support technicians; Patty Eykholt, photographer; Chuck Wallace and Casey Smith, guitar evaluation technicians; Bobby Dellarocco, guitar handler; Sam Gephart, receiving manager; Roosevelt Moore and Kelly Kochensparger, line cook; Alana Jacquay, kitchen staff; and Laura Crawley, receptionist.
Rachel K. Steinhofer joined the law firm of Murphy Ice LLP as an associate attorney.
Todd Wiedemann was named president of Lincoln Printing.
Dr. Aron Dellinger was recently elected a Fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy. The academy awards distinguished members and role models for contributions to the field of dentistry.
Deb Washler joined the Lincoln Financial Foundation as the program officer serving Fort Wayne.
Scott Raymer, senior marketing representative for Federated Insurance Companies, was admitted to the Leadership Council.
Lindsay A. Davenport joined Van Gilder & Trzynka attorneys at law as an associate.
Jon C. Hubart was hired by SchenkelShultz Architecture as a project manager.
Joe Spitznagel with Fort Wayne’s Servpro, a disaster cleanup, restoration and remediation service, was honored with the President’s Gold Award for outstanding revenue performance at the company’s 45th annual convention.
Son Huynh, broker realtor at Reecer Properties in Fort Wayne, was awarded the Certified Residential Specialist Designation by the Council of Residential Specialists.
Tamara Dornseif of Fort Wayne and Rhonda Bigelow of Ossian have become independent consultants with Tastefully Simple Inc. Fort Wayne’s Gulya Alexander was promoted to team leader.
Jon Bomberger, partner with Faegre Baker Daniels, presented Web Accessibility of State and Local Governments under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act to the Indiana Municipal Lawyers Association at its annual meeting in Indianapolis.
Larry Sutton, Shawn Beard, Matt Krider, Dan Stauffer and Mark Fahlsing are celebrating 20 years with Micropulse Inc. this year, a medical device manufacturer in Columbia City.
Jim Mancuso joined The Fort Wayne Philharmonic as general manager.
David Riddell joined MetalX LLC in Waterloo as a senior marketing executive.
Dr. Lisa Greenway joined Zounds Hearing of Fort Wayne at 5129 Illinois Road.
Tim Tassler was hired by ESCO Communications, a provider of integrated communications services and systems, to serve as account manager for its education and house of worship markets in Northern Indiana.
Heather M. Elson, a senior at Manchester University, is working a summer internship at the Noble County Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Tracy Adams and Larry Dickey Jr. were June’s top loan originators for Ruoff Home Mortgage.
Jeff Bucher, production supervisor in the PPC department with Huntington’s PHD Inc., will be celebrating 25 years on Thursday.
First Defiance Financial Corp. announced Charles D. Niehaus, managing partner at Niehaus & Associates Ltd. in Toledo was appointed to the company’s board of directors and First Federal Bank board of directors.
Steven Piekarski with ProFed Federal Credit Union was promoted to vice president, lending services.
Howard L. Chapman, a retired partner from the law firm of Barrett & McNagny LLP, has published a book titled Snapshots. The book is a compilation of his journals from nearly 30 years of traveling to locations around the globe. The book is available through the Internet and locally at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art and The History Center.
Jessica Ogle and Carrie Minnich of Dulin, Ward & DeWald Inc. were promoted to senior managers; Chanda Blair to manager; and Carol Gardner, supervisor.
Arthur E. Schroeder with Thrivent Financial qualified for the Pinnacle Council conference.
New agents at Mike Thomas Associates are Maurice Cossairt, Austin DeHaven, Andrea Zehr and Brittany Fischbach.
Sarah Knight was hired as director of nursing for Lutheran Life Villages at the Anthony Blvd. community.