Movers and Shakers

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Mark Jarek | Think|Stack


Mark Jarek was named chief information security officer with Think|Stack. Jarek brings with him many years of cybersecurity experience. He served various roles in the U.S. Navy, including commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, Joint Intelligence Operations Center and director ...

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Shane Wheeler | GEICO


he GEICO Board of Directors has promoted Shane Wheeler to vice president in charge of the company’s claims operations. Wheeler will be based at GEICO corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

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FEATURED MOVER | John McJunkin, Baker Donelson


John McJunkin, a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, was named managing shareholder for the Washington office of Baker Donelson. McJunkin has a national practice representing and protecting creditors’ rights in loan workouts, business bankruptcies, foreclosures and commercial litigation. ...

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Dustin Arnheim | Visit Baltimore


Visit Baltimore, the official destination sales and marketing organization for Baltimore, has announced the hiring of Dustin Arnheim to serve as vice president of convention sales and services. In this role, Arnheim will develop sales strategy and serve as a ...

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Amy Odigie | St. John Properties


St. John Properties Inc., a Baltimore-based full-service commercial real estate development and investment company, promoted Amy Odigie to senior marketing coordinator. Formerly a graphic designer, Odigie has worked with the company since 2009. In her new role, Odigie will support ...

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Dan Plakatoris | Oak Crest


Dan Plakatoris was promoted to director of sales with Oak Crest, a retirement community developed and managed by Erickson Living. Plakatoris has been with Oak Crest for more than five years. He began as sales manager and then promoted to ...

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Ana L. Berninger | Council Baradel


Ana L. Berninger has joined the land use and zoning practice of Council Baradel as an associate. Berninger’s practice focuses on land use and zoning, real estate, and environmental law. She received her Juris Doctor from Vermont Law School in 2018 ...

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Peter Panepento | Turn Two Communications


Peter Panepento, co-founder of Turn Two Communications, a Columbia-based public relations and communications firm that specializes in working with community foundations, nonprofits and socially minded companies, was named chair of the board of trustees with the Community Foundation of Howard ...

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Richard Wolf | Gross Mendelsohn & Associates


Richard Wolf, CPA/ABV, CFE, CVA, CGMA was named a partner at Gross, Mendelsohn & Associates. Wolf provides litigation support, business valuation, fraud and forensic accounting services for attorneys and business owners. He often works with family law attorneys through all ...

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