Bulldog Public Relations of the District appointed Steven Eliopoulos senior account executive.

Ensco of Falls Church appointed Thomas J. Burns president and CEO.

Hager Sharp of the District appointed Lynne Doner Lotenberg chief executive officer and Jim Healy president.

Lockheed Martin of Crystal City appointed Christopher Mang business development director, Navy programs.

New Energy Technologies of Columbia appointed Kelly Provence member of its board of advisers.

PwC of McLean appointed John Allen senior strategic adviser to its public sector practice.

Renaissance Downtown Hotel in the District appointed Kristen Garcia director of sales and marketing.

Rhodeside & Harwell of Alexandria appointed Kurt Parker shareholder, Meredith Judy associate principal and Thomas Rainer associate principal.

Associations & Nonprofits

The Federation of American Hospitals of the District appointed Leah Cohen vice president, public relations and political affairs.

The National Committee for Quality Assurance of the District appointed James LaFlamme vice president of product delivery.


Kendall Capital Management of Rockville appointed Carol Petrov financial specialist.

Monument Bank of Bethesda appointed Scott C. Nicholson senior vice president and commercial team leader.

Law & Lobby

Arnold & Porter of the District appointed Philip R. Desjardins counsel in its Food and Drug Administration and health-care practice.

Grant Thornton of Alexandria appointed Jim Taylor managing director in its financial management and assurance service line.

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo of the District appointed Dionne Lomax member.

Nixon Peabody of the District appointed Jaya Velamakanni attorney in its tax credit and renewable energy practice.

Novak Druce of the District appointed Eugene Kim partner.

OmniVere of the District appointed Kenneth A. Gary chief marketing officer and senior vice president.

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe of the District appointed William B. Jacobson partner and Jonathan E. Lopez partner in its white collar and corporate investigations practice group.

Perkins Coie of the District appointed John Devaney managing partner.

Pillsbury of the District appointed Deborah Baum chair of its litigation and intellectual property department, Sheila Harvey chair of its regulatory department and Christopher Zochowski section leader of its corporate and securities practice.

Pillsbury of Tysons Corner appointed Scott E. Barat managing partner.

— Kathy Orton

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