Aaron Zimmerman has been named director of programming at the David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts, Tampa. He was director of programming at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami-Dade County.
Carmen Carazo has been appointed investment adviser representative of MetLife Securities Inc., Tampa. She was a financial adviser at Edward Jones, Lutz.
Dr. Enrique Grisoni has joined the HealthPoint Pediatric Surgery group at St. Joseph's Hospital, Tampa. He has been professor of pediatric surgery and pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine; professor of pediatric surgery at Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine; and clinical professor of surgery at the University of Arizona's medical school.
Gina Vittetoe has been named a staff prosthetist-orthotist at St. Petersburg Limb & Brace. She was a staff prosthetist-orthotist at Superior Medical Equipment, Largo.
James E. Felman has been named Tampa "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyer. Felman was recognized in the white-collar criminal defense category. He is a partner and concentrates in the area of criminal defense at Kynes, Markman & Felman PA. Tampa.
Richard A. Jacobson has been re-elected to the board of directors at TerraLex, an international network of 160 law firms serving clients whose requirements transcend their state, provincial or national boarders. He is a shareholder and member of the international practice group at Fowler White Boggs, Tampa.
Fisher & Sauls PA, St. Petersburg, announces that the following have been named Tampa Bay Top Lawyers by Tampa Bay magazine: Louie N. Adcock Jr. and Marilyn M. Polson, trusts and estates; and Richard T. Earle III and Kenneth E. Thornton, real estate.
Holland & Knight, Tampa, announces that these attorneys have been named Best Lawyers in America for 2011: Rod Anderson, bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights; Chester E. Bacheller, corporate governance and compliance law, corporate law, international trade and finance law, mergers and acquisitions law, and securities law; Anderson L. Baldy III, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions; Bernard A. Barton Jr., tax law; Stacy D. Blank, antitrust law and commercial litigation; Noel R. Boeke, bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights law; Michael L. Chapman, commercial litigation; William B. deMeza Jr., labor and employment law; William S. Dufoe, alternative dispute resolution, bet-the-company litigation and commercial litigation; Richard D. Eckhard, real estate law; William Keith Fendrick, bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights law; Leonard H. Gilbert, bankruptcy and creditor/debtor rights law, commercial litigation and equipment finance law; Fred Grady, commercial litigation; Robert J. Gramming, corporate governance and compliance law, corporate law, international trade and finance law, leveraged buyouts and private equity law, and securities law; Richard B. Hadlow, corporate governance and compliance law, corporate law and securities law; John Arthur Jones, trusts and estates; Bradford D. Kimbro, bet-the-company litigation and commercial litigation; Robert James Klein, trusts and estates; Edward F. Koren Jr., trusts and estates; William R. Lane Jr., trusts and estates; Jack A. Levine, tax law; and Frederick M. Rothenberg, employee benefits law.