Banking & Finance

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Sonoma Bank promoted Ashley Sterling to branch manager of the East Petaluma branch. Ms. Sterling was previously a financial services specialist of the Oakmont branch.

Business Organizations

Juan Hernandez, CEO, Mawson Computer Center Inc., was named president of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Sonoma County. Other new officers of the board of directors are Marcos Suarez, Prominent Realtors, senior vice president; Deb Padia, Comcast Cable, vice president; Helmut Salazar, treasurer and Julio Martinez, SirReale Productions, secretary.

Business & Professional Services

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Scott Lewis joined Perry, Johnson, Anderson, Miller & Moskowitz, LLP, as a partner. Mr. Lewis was a Sonoma County deputy sheriff for 20 years prior to practicing law full time.

Hospitality

Michael and Christina Gyetvan, owners of the Azzurro Pizzeria & Enoteca on Main St. in downtown Napa, along with chef Reed Herrick, opened the Norman Rose Tavern in the City of Napa at 1401 First St. for dinner and lunch service.

Nonprofit Organizations

Sheila Cargill was appointed vice president and senior loan officer of SAFE-BIDCO in Santa Rosa. Ms. Cargill previously managed the SBA Department of the former National Bank of the Redwoods and most recently was employed at Summit State Bank.

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