Movers & Shakers

FirstMerit names Mysko senior VP

FirstMerit Corp. named Stephen F. Mysko as senior vice president, treasury management. He manages FirstMerit’s treasury management systems for small- and mid-sized companies. He has more than 30 years of banking experience and is active in Quest Recovery and Community Support Services.

Mysko has a master’s and bachelor’s degree from The University of Akron. He is a resident of North Canton.


FirstMerit promoted George Paidas and Robert Brecht to senior executive vice president; Joseph Vincent to senior vice president, network services; Karl Henley to vice president, corporate trust; Pierina Rich to vice president, organizational development; Karen Mueller to vice president, private client services; Jeff Doerfler to vice president and trust investment officer; Michael Bixel to vice president and manager, business process and efficiency consulting; and Sharon Sciaulino to vice president, project management.

Second National Bank named Linda Radencic and Donna Brown vice president, private banking officer.

Thomas Farro joined Cleveland Financial Group as director of employee benefits.

Unizan Bank named Elizabeth Carr as assistant vice president and regional operations manager; Steve Drabick as assistant vice president and regional client relationship manager for North Canton; Shirley Ehrich as assistant vice president and regional client relationship sales manager; Jayne Ferrero, as assistant vice president and regional client relationship sales manager for downtown Massillon; and Joyce Midkiff as assistant vice president and regional operations manager for Stark and Summit counties.


Fire-Dex named John Karban plant manager.

Smithers Scientific Services named David Russell director of polymer services.

The Flood Co. promoted Gary Finseth to vice president marketing.


The Akron chapter of the National Tooling and Machining Association named Dave Sattler president of the board of directors.


Brockman, Coats, Gedelian & Co. named Julie Moldvay business and assurances manager and Kevin Pierce supervisor in the business and assurances practice.


Stark & Knoll hired Michael Wear as partner.


Akron Children’s Hospital named Grace Wakulchik vice president for patient services and chief nursing officer.


BCG Systems named Ken Klika and Don Snyder senior managers.

Wooster Office Plus named Jim Patterson vice president and general manager.