Dr. Neal Smith has joined Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group in Woodbury as an orthopedic surgeon. The Melville resident was previously in private practice in Plainview.


HLD Communications, in Mineola, has announced three new hires.

Jill B. Ferrone joins as director of media. The Mineola resident was director of scheduling at WE tv/AMC Networks in Manhattan.

Anne Marie Helfers joins as bookkeeper. The Westbury resident held a similar position at Summit Distribution in East Norwich.

Victor Weng joins as web developer. He is a recent graduate of Syracuse University, L.C. Smith College of Engineering and Computer Science, and lives in Queens.

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HLD Communications, a Didit company, is a marketing, public relations and digital services firm.

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