The American Advertising Federation named Richard K. Blatt vice president of marketing.

Katherine L. Meier has been appointed deputy vice president for government relations at the National Cable Television Association.

The Association of Labor-Management Administrators and Consultants on Alcoholism Inc. of Arlington named Judith Ann Oshiver communications director.

John L. Pickitt has been appointed president of the Computer and Business Equipment Manufacturers Association.

The Association of Private Pension and Welfare Plans appointed Howard C. Weizmann executive director.

Allen R. Frischkorn Jr. has been named president of the U.S. Telecommunication Suppliers Association.


Russell D. Simmons joined Citicorp Savings of Washington as commercial real estate and community loan manager.

First American Bank of Maryland elected P. Wesley Foster and Joel S. Meisel to its board.

Continental Federal Savings Bank, a Fairfax-based bank, promoted Cynthia A. Steger to senior vice president of loan administration and Larry D. Lacy to assistant vice president.

M. Clara Berrey was promoted to assistant corporate secretary of CFS Financial Corp. and Continental Federal Savings Bank.


Adina Conn has been promoted to managing editor of Title News, magazine of the American Land Title Association.

Philip Hayward joined New Dominion magazine of Arlington as general manager.

The National Journal promoted Erica Van Dyk to advertising manager and Isobel Ellis to advertising coordinator.


Unisys Corp. of McLean elected Albert F. Zettlemoyer to corporate vice president.

Donald H. Binder joined PE Systems Inc. of Alexandria as director of marketing.

Group 1 Software of Greenbelt named Scott Miller director of technical support.

TRESP Associates Inc. of Alexandria named Frederick L. Olmstead director of finance and contracting.

Sage Software Inc. promoted Gary G. Greenfield senior vice president of marketing and development, Donald C. Schueler vice president of product services, Harold J. Daniels vice president of North American operations, Gilbert H. Bean Jr. director of sales programs, Jerry W. Overcash director of the eastern region, and Jim Stockholm director of the western region.

Jeffrey L. Rubin has been appointed president of LEXICO Enterprises Inc. of Silver Spring.


The U.S. Department of Commerce appointed Timothy Ashby director of the office of Mexico and the Caribbean basin in the International Trade Administration.

Joel S. Gallay has been named counsel to the inspector general at the U.S. General Services Administration.


MGH Health Service Inc. of Olney elected William I. Fallon Jr. chairman of its board.

Sandra H. Blank has been promoted to president of Comprehensive Health Services Inc. of Rockville.


Jack C. Cohen has been named chairman of CHK Architects and Planners Inc. of Silver Spring.

Microbiological Associates Inc. of Rockville named Dr. Anton M. Allen director of veterinary services.

Linda Ekizian has been promoted to director of international sales at Devillier-Donegan Enterprises, an international television program distribution company based in the District.

Washington-based Ogilvy & Mather Public Affairs named Jennefer Hirshberg senior vice president in charge of corporate strategic communications. Other appointments include Dale Leibach, vice president; Steven J. Dahllof, creative director; Pamela R. Adkins, account supervisor; Jack Holliday, Thomas Wahle and Suzanne Comer, senior account executives; and Margie Fox and Jennifer Huggins, junior account executives.

Burson-Marsteller, the New York public relations and public affairs firm, promoted Jonathan S. Jessar, the general manager of its Washington office, and senior vice president Timothy G. Brosnahan to executive vice president.

MITRE Corp., a McLean system engineering company, elected Larry F. Myers vice president and assistant treasurer.

Vernon K. Hagen joined Dewberry & Davis, a Fairfax architectural and engineering firm, as a senior engineer in its management engineering and technical services division.

Rounds Van Duzer Associates Ltd. Architects of Falls Church promoted Bruce Condit, Christopher Cowie and Suzanne Lord to associates of the firm.

The Audy Group, an advertising agency based in Silver Spring, promoted E. Susan Leslie to vice president.

Tracy Curtin has been promoted to vice president and group supervisor at Edelman Public Relations of Washington.

W. Foster Rich joined Booz, Allen & Hamilton Inc. of Bethesda as a vice president in its applied sciences center.

Mitchell & Associates, an advertising and public relations firm with offices in Bethesda and Baltimore, appointed Bernice Gutmann media director and Collingwood Harris creative director of the Bethesda office.

Bruce M. Kanner has joined the Washington office of Kozacko-Horton Co., a media brokerage firm.

Morris Architects appointed Christine Y. Czyzewski, Cynthia H. LaBuda and Thomas B. Burdeshaw to the staff of its Washington office.

DeRand Investment Corp. of America, an Arlington firm, appointed three vice presidents: Thomas Frank, Glenn Holtje and Douglas Peet.

Arthur Andersen has named three partners to its D.C. office: Philip L. Schneider, C. Ellen MacNeil and Robert J. Turner. In addition, Susan Butler, formerly with the firm's New York office, has transferred to the district office.


Chandler Goodnow has been promoted to president of Washington-based Phillips Property Management Inc.

Send information about appointments, promotions and other personnel moves to Pamela Babcock, researcher, Business News Department, The Washington Post, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071. All material must be submitted in writing by the Monday preceding publication.