In the news:
Dr. Thomas Brown to lead Swedish Cancer Institute
Dr. Thomas Brown was appointed executive director of the Swedish Cancer Institute (SCI) in Seattle.
His responsibilities will include overseeing the institute's Swedish-based program and network development; leading SCI's vision, strategy, planning, advocacy and execution work and championing SCI's fundraising efforts.
Brown comes to Swedish from the University of Arizona Cancer Center, where he served as professor of medicine and chief operating officer.
Airlines:Torque Zubeck was named managing director of financial planning and analysis at Alaska Airlines, Seattle.
Animal care:Scott Porad was named senior vice president of product development, Susan Koehler chief marketing officer and Kristen Foreckidirector of customer experience at Rover.com, Seattle.
Conventions: Troy Anderson was named national account director for Seattle’s Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Cruise lines:Katie Abercrombie was hired as sales coordinator at Waterways Cruises, Seattle. Christopher Prelog was promoted to vice president of hotel operations and fleet purchasing at Seabourn, Seattle.
Engineering: Deborah Priest was promoted to manager of the Seattle tunnel special project at PSI (Professional Services Industries), Seattle.
Financial services: James Nelson was named senior vice president, public finance banker and Brandon Curneen financial consultant at D.A. Davidson, Seattle.
Food delivery service: Michael Smith was named chief executive at Full Circle, Seattle.
Law:Erle Cohen joined Seed IP Law Group in Seattle as executive director. Emily Jarvisbecame a shareholder at Wells and Jarvis, Seattle. Thomas Brennan, Krista Bush and Patrick Preston were promoted to member at McKay Chadwell, Seattle.
Maritime:Ray Isemann was hired as senior sales account executive at Jensen Maritime, Seattle.
Marketing:Elizabeth Inglesewas named chief creative officer at Stigmare Couture Marketing, Bellevue. Peggy Rodman was hired as studio manager, Thomas Bobson as account coordinator and Kiri Garruto as media planner and buyer at GreenRubino, Seattle.
Technology:Rajeev Chand was named director of product development at Hark, Seattle.
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