Ebeling promoted to COO of TriColumbia

Kari Ebeling has been promoted to chief operating officer of TriColumbia, an endurance event production company, of Columbia. Ebeling, who is a USA Triathlon Level 1 Certified Race Director, previously was the company’s director of operations. Before joining TriColumbia team in 2009, she was director of resource development at The Arc of Howard County. Ebeling has served on the Advisory Board for The Women’s Giving Circle and the Association of Community Services. She is a graduate of Leadership Howard County. Accounting Jennifer Benward, CPA, and Naomi Pinson have joined the audit and accounting team of Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates, of Baltimore, as staff accountants. Benward has five years of experience as a staff accountant working for private manufacturing and healthcare companies. Pinson, who has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Maryland, College Park, previously worked for the Reznick Group.