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Paradise Advertising & Marketing, St. Petersburg, announces the addition of Nicole Delaney as account director and Kim Gabriel as production manger. Delaney brings seven years of account service experience. Prior to joining Paradise, she held roles as marketing manager and senior circulation manager at Source Interlink Companies. Gabriel has a strong background in advertising and design. Prior to joining the Paradise, Gabriel worked on leading brands including Publix, Coca-Cola and Nestle.

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Mark E. Sheldon has been named vice president in regional commercial real estate at TD Bank, Tampa. Sheldon brings 28 years of banking, lending and real estate experience. Prior to joining TD Bank, he was a commercial client manager at C1 Bank in St. Petersburg.

Rob Shinglerhas been named a vice president/commercial lender at Cornerstone Community Bank. Shingler brings more than 36 years of financial industry experience. He most recently served as senior commercial lender/vice president at First Home Bank, Seminole.

Scott Stange has been appointed to the Clearwater Neighborhood Housing Services' board. Stange is vice president of the Tampa Customer Assistance Center for Bank of America.

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Health care

Dr. Mihaela Soran has been named medical director of Bon Secours Maria Manor Nursing Care Center, St. Petersburg. Soran is board certified in geriatrics and was credentialed as part of Maria Manor's medical staff three years ago. While at Maria Manor, Saran was a member of the clinical interdisciplinary team, which has been instrumental in refining the quality of care recognized in the past year by the Florida Gold Seal and the LeadingAge Quality First Award.

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Tyler Samsing has been promoted to nonequity partner at Arnstein & Lehr, Tampa. Samsing was an associate and his practice is in the areas of creditors' rights, bankruptcy, real estate and related commercial litigation. He earned his juris doctorate and his master of business administration from Stetson University.

Laura Siler has joined Gresham, Smith and Partners (GS&P), Tampa, as an interior designer in the firm's health care market. Siler has nine years of professional interior design experience, including hospitality and healthcare design. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia, where she earned a bachelor of fine arts degree in interior design.

Carlton Fields, Tampa, announces that the following associates have been elected to shareholder: Radha V. Bachman, a member of the firm's health care and business transactions practice groups. She earned her juris doctorate, cum laude, from the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law. Erin E. Banks, a member of the firm's construction and real property litigation practice groups. She earned her juris doctorate, cum laude, from Stetson University College of Law. Patricia S. Calhoun, a member of the firm's health care, national trial practice, pharmaceutical and medical device, products and toxic tort liability, and white collar crime and government investigations practice groups. She earned her juris doctorate, cum laude, from Stetson University College of Law. And Jin Liu, a member of the firm's real estate and finance practice group. Liu earned her juris doctorate, magna cum laude, from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law.

David Yamin has been named special council at Adams and Reese, Tampa. Yamin has more than 20 years of experience as a litigation attorney and was formerly with Bingham McCutchen in Boston. Yamin earned his juris doctorate from New York University School of Law, where he was a staff member of the Journal of International Law and Politics.