Howard Shore (BBA ’91), principal of Activate Group, Inc., has been appointed to the board of directors of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the college’s Alumni Circle.
Guido Gallegos (MBA ’95) is a senior controller for Sulzer Metco. He is a long-standing finance specialist with eight years tenure in Asia (Tokyo and Singapore). Gallegos is now working in the company’s headquarters in Switzerland.
Julie W. Husler, chief executive officer for Bank of Florida Trust Company, recently announced that Jack Gonzalez (BBA ’96) has joined the company as regional president for the Private Wealth Management Division. Gonzalez will be responsible for managing the investment management, private banking, and trust services for South Florida.
Ricardo Schwimmer (MBA ’02) now owns and manages Glick Travel in North Miami Beach, Florida.
FirstCaribbean Wealth Management announced that Debra Lopez (MBA ’03) joined its team in January, 2008, as wealth management director based in Jamaica. Lopez’s role is to grow the wealth management business in Jamaica, which includes the international mortgage business—a product that has had an excellent launch since its introduction to that market.