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Long Island hires and promotions: Joe Purschke, Bank of America

Joe Purschke of Fort Salonga has been hired

Joe Purschke of Fort Salonga has been hired as retail sales manager at Bank of America in Garden City. Credit: Joe Purschke


Joe Purschke of Fort Salonga has been hired as retail sales manager at Bank of America in Garden City. He was a mortgage loan officer at Freedom Mortgage/Continental Home Loans in Melville.

Theresa Passanisi of Holbrook has been appointed assistant vice president and branch manager of Apple Bank in East Setauket. She was assistant treasurer and assistant branch manager at Apple Bank in Plainview.


Jenna Fortunato of East Northport has joined the board of directors at Child Care Council of Suffolk Inc. in Commack. She is a benefits and human resources specialist at Flushing Bank in Uniondale.

James Britz of Setauket, vice president of the Long Island Housing Partnership in Hauppauge, has been named to the Affordable Housing Advisory Council of the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York in Manhattan.


Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage for Long Island and Queens has hired eight sales agents.

Rita Coveny of Merrick has been hired in Bellmore. She was a claims representative at State Farm Insurance in Jericho.

Jacki Pollack of Plainview has been hired in Dix Hills. She was in sales at Long Island Professional Realty in Commack.

Paul Dara of Huntington Bay has been hired in Huntington. He was a global account general manager at Xerox in Manhattan.

Robert Furino of Port Washington has been hired in Manhasset. He was a lead instructor at Unlimited Sports Action in Port Washington.

Ramona Montaque of Mastic has been hired in Ronkonkoma. She was in sales at Coldwell Banker M&D Good Life in Wading River.

Gregory Mastrangelo of Coram has been hired in Setauket. He was vice president of operations at Corporate Transportation Group in Brooklyn.

Frederick Blustein of Old Bethpage has been hired in Syosset. He was the president of Source Envelope in Maspeth.

Jade Li Lin of Seaford has been hired in Syosset. She was manager at J&J Best Kitchen in Seaford.

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