John P. Gordon of Williston Park, an associate at Vishnick McGovern Milizio in Lake Success, has been promoted to head of the residential real estate practice.
Charlotte M. Betts of Oyster Bay has been hired as of counsel at Simonetti & Associates in Woodbury. She was a partner at Gassman Baiamonte Gruner in Garden City.
Rochem International Inc. in Hauppauge, a distributor of pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and animal health ingredients, has announced two promotions.
John Mucci of Lindenhurst, vice president of operations, has been promoted to chief operating officer.
Thomas DeRosa of Wading River, controller, has been promoted to chief financial officer.
Lowell Ackerman of Smithtown has been hired as a sales agent at Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty in Glen Head. He had a similar position at Coldwell Banker in Dix Hills.
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