Lidija Nikolic has been promoted to business banking market manager for Long Island at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Melville. The Queens resident was promoted from senior client manager.


Dr. Donald H. Teplitz has been appointed associate director of care management and utilization/clinical resource physician at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip. The Merrick resident previously was Mercy Medical Center's director of family practice and physician adviser in Rockville Centre.


Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty welcomes two new licensed sales representatives to its team.

Philip J. Comito will work out of the Glen Head office, the community in which he also resides. He previously worked as an agent for Keystone Realty USA Corp. in East Northport.

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Carolyn L. Lederer will work out of the Roslyn office, the community in which she also resides. She formerly was a saleswoman for Credit Suisse and Fuji Securities in Manhattan.

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