New positionsChristopher J. Kurtzman is McCormick vice...


New positions

Christopher J. Kurtzman is McCormick vice president

McCormick & Co. announced that Christopher J. Kurtzman has been selected as vice president and treasurer. A certified public accountant, the Ellicott City resident and graduate of the University of Notre Dame joined the Hunt Valley-based spice and flavorings company in 1976.

John P. Shobert joins Maryland Consulting Group

Maryland Consulting Group announced that John P. Shobert, a human resources executive, joined the firm as a senior associate. Before coming to the Timonium-based company, he was vice president for human resources at Loyola Federal Savings Bank. Mr. Shobert is graduate of Penn State University and the National School of Banking, the Towson resident also served with the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam. Mather & Strohl Administrative Services, a Lutherville-based provider of services to employer and association health care and benefits plans, announced that Barbara Taylor joined the firm as a pension administrator.

DoubleTree Inn names Wall general manager

DoubleTree Inn at the Colonnade has appointed Karen P. Wall general manager of the 125-room luxury hotel. She most recently was general manager of the Old Colony Inn in Alexandria, Va. A graduate of Ohio State University, Ms. Wall resides in Guilford and is an 18-year veteran of the hotel and hospitality business. William M. Mercer Inc. named Steven P. Seltz an associate in its Baltimore office. Before joining the national employee benefits, compensation and personnel consulting company, Mr. Seltz held various human resources positions in industry. A member of the American Compensation Association, he holds an MBA degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


Hartt & Co. appoints Manning business manager

Hartt & Co. announced that Reno Manning joined the Hampden-based advertising and public relations agency as business manager. She was most recently client services assistant at T. Rowe Price and, before that, director of operations for the Baltimore Office of Promotions.

Legal & Insurance

Monumental Life elects Hagan vice president

Monumental Life Insurance Co. elected Henry G. Hagan executive vice president and chief operating officer for the Baltimore-based insurer. He will have responsibility for actuarial, administrative and data processing functions.

Julie Klein Cutler joins family law specialists

Family law specialist Julie Ellen Landau announced that Julie Klein Cutler has joined the firm as an associate. A former clerk to Baltimore Circuit Judge Kathleen Friedman, she is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association and the Women's Bar Association, receiving her J.D. degree, with honors, at the University of Maryland.

Banking & finance

Westheimer Group hires Richard Osikowicz

The Westheimer Group at Ferris, Baker Watts announced that Richard Osikowicz has joined the investment group as a retirement plans specialist.

Pub Date: 3/25/96

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