Greg I. Freedman of Plainview has been hired as special counsel in general liability at Goldberg Segalla in Garden City. He was staff counsel at National General Insurance in Garden City.
Ahmad Abdelaziz of Levittown has been hired as an associate in no-fault law and litigation at the Russell Friedman Law Group in Lake Success. He was an associate at Bryan L. Salamone & Associates in Melville.
Gregg Kligman of Plainview has been hired as an associate in employment law at Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein in Garden City. He was an associate at Fox Rothschild in Manhattan.
Vanderbilt Financial Group in Woodbury has two new hires.
Robert Grimaldo of Lake Grove, financial adviser, was an adviser at Foresters Equity Services Inc. in San Diego, working from Lake Grove.
Sharon Lopez of Baldwin, executive assistant to the CEO, had the same role at Convergex Group in Manhattan.
Hugo Alvarez of West Babylon has been hired as a loan originator at Jet Direct Mortgage in Bay Shore. He had the same role at United Mortgage Corp. in Melville.
Rahul Dey of Hicksville has been hired as assistant vice president and branch manager of American Community Bank in New Hyde Park. He was branch manager of Capital One Bank in Port Washington.
Bedgear in Farmingdale has four new hires.
Danielle Trombetta of Smithtown, senior global brand manager, was a brand promotions supervisor at Canon U.S.A. in Melville.
Kevin McLoughlin of Smithtown, social media specialist, held the same position at Pro Tools for Fools in Farmingdale.
Jessica Smith of Hauppauge, digital marketing coordinator, was a social media marketing intern at Luminous Creative Agency in Providence.
Aaliyah Picanso of Hauppauge, marketing coordinator, was a social media coordinator for GiGi New York in Melville.
Lisa Vaccaro of Farmingdale, counsel at Farrell Fritz in Uniondale, has been appointed to the Northeast advisory board of the Canine Companions for Independence in Medford.
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