Tom Devaney has been promoted from grant associate to director of operations at JSK Public Safety in Williston Park. The Carle Place resident has been with the firm since 2009. JSK Public Safety is a fire grant consulting firm representing 56 volunteer fire departments on Long Island and in Maryland and New Jersey.


Anthony Citrolo has been appointed to serve on the national board of the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors. The Old Bethpage resident is a partner at New York Business Brokerage in Melville.

Literacy Nassau in Freeport has two new board members.

Robert Genalo is president. The North Merrick resident is vice president with Merrill Lynch in Melville.

Mark Leff is treasurer. The Massapequa resident is senior manager with Cisco Systems Advanced Services in Melville.

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Heather Palmore has been appointed to the Suffolk County Board of Ethics and has been elected chairman of the board. The Amityville resident is a trial lawyer in Garden City.


David W. Ostrow has been promoted to administrative managing partner of Rosen Seymour Shapss Martin & Co. of Manhattan. The Merrick resident has been a partner at the firm and serves on the executive committee.


Laffey Fine Homes in Syosset has hired two associate brokers, Sharyn Hyman of Jericho and Barbara Tomko of Melville. Both agents previously held similar positions at Shawn Elliott Luxury Homes & Estates in Woodbury.

Edwin Perez has joined Realty Executives North Shore as executive sales agent. The Huntington resident is president of Diversity Resource Network, a marketing and consulting firm. He is a former Suffolk County executive assistant, having served as director of constituent services and community relations.


PL Developments in Westbury, a supplier of over-the-counter health remedies, has announced several promotions.

Timothy Dillon, of Roslyn Heights, has been promoted from supply chain planner to supply chain analyst.

Shraddha Shah, of Hicksville, has been promoted from safety specialist to drug safety supervisor of the compliance department.

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Joni Foley, of Commack, has added creative marketing responsibilities to her sales responsibilities. Her new title is director, sales and marketing communications.


Paul Thompson has been named chief technology officer at CT Networks in Hauppauge. The Lindenhurst resident previously served as a principal consultant at Customer Computer Specialists in Hauppauge.

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