Nicholas Otis has become a partner of the law firm Newby, Lewis, Kaminski & Jones LLP in LaPorte.
Illinois Super Lawyers has selected Gary RailCats Owner Patrick A. Salvi to its Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers 2014 list. Salvi is the managing partner at Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. in Chicago.
The partnership of Kightlinger & Gray LLP has elected attorney John H. Halstead to the partnership. Halstead practices in the law firm's Merrillville office.
Robert Ordway joined Northwestern Mutual as a Financial Representative here in Valparaiso.
Agent Linda Fillippo was recognized at Century 21 Alliance Group for the most closings at the agency in 2013. Agents Adam Skingley, Sandy Burns, and Diane and Natalie Worstell of the Worstell Group also were the agents with the most sales in December.
Casondra Ayling is now the director of business development for Certified Electrician, the joint collaboration of the Northern Indiana NECA and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 697.
Karl Madsen, president of OpteonGroup LLC, will serve another term in 2014 as co-chairman of the Pro Bono Committee of the Chicago/Midwest chapter of the Turnaround Management Association.
Katy Dowling was inducted as the 2014 president of Friends of Hospice, the fundraising auxiliary for Hospice of the Calumet Area.
Fidelity National Title in Valparaiso recognized Diane Hursey for 35 years of service and Pam Coughlin for 25 years of service.
Debbie Rykovich, manager of employee benefits, has been promoted to officer at 1st Source bank. Jason Cooper, an Investment Officer with 1st Source Corporation Investment Advisors, has been promoted to vice president at 1st Source.
Sueann Blackwell, of Merrillville, has become an independent consultant with Tastefully Simple Inc.
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(January 13, 2014) Illinois Super Lawyers has selected Gary RailCats Owner Patrick A. Salvi to its Top 10 Illinois Super Lawyers 2014 list. Mr. Salvi is the managing partner at Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. in Chicago and concentrates his practice on personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers that uses a patented multiphase selection process that where each candidate is evaluated on 12 indications of peer recognitions and professional achievement.