Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of Nov. 23, 2015



Johanna Sulca, R.N., has been named director of nursing at Covenant Village of Florida, based in Plantation. She most recently was director of nursing at Riverview Health and Rehabilitation Center in Savannah, Georgia. Sulca, an R.N., has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Excelsior College, Albany, New York.


Fernando Ruiz has been named executive vice president, branch administration for U.S. Century Bank. He previously was senior vice president, market manager for JP Morgan Chase. Ruiz attended Miami Dade College School of Business.


Lisa King has joined Verdex Construction in West Palm Beach as vice president of business development. She worked for 11 years as vice president of business development for Kaufman Lynn Construction in Boca Raton. King has a bachelor’s from the University of Florida.


Michael P. Callahan has been named manager of facilities for East Ridge at Cutler Bay. Most recently he was facility manager for Delaware North at Fort Lauderdale International Airport.


Larry Healy has been named partner of Miami-based ACM Capital Partners, a financial and operational restructuring firm. He also has been appointed chief operating officer of ACM’s recently launched shared services division. Healy was previously with Bank of America. He has a bachelor’s in finance from Auburn University and an MBA from the University of Central Florida.

Jose Zubillaga has been promoted from financial representative to wealth management advisor at Arven Advisors, based in Miami. He has a bachelor’s in civil engineering from Universidad Católica Andrés Bello in Venezuela; a master’s in construction engineering from North Carolina State; and an international MBA from Instituto de Empresa.


Isaac Lee has been appointed chief news and digital officer for Univision Communications. He will also maintain his post as CEO of Fusion and continue to oversee the news division of Univision.


Eric Saenz has been named sales director for Deerfield Beach boutique condominiums The Fordham and The Elysian by real estate developer Group P6. Previously, he worked for VWR International, a global supplier and distributor of life-science products, chemicals, equipment and other laboratory products. Saenz has a degree in biological sciences from DePaul University.


Deborah Ricci will has been named chief financial officer for Centerra Group, in West Palm Beach. She was formerly chief financial officer of A-T Solutions.

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Mover’s spotlight

Name: Chris Damian

New position: Executive vice president, director of private banking and chief lending officer at Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust

From: Chief lending officer at Gibraltar Private

Also: As a founding board member of the nonprofit organization Educate Tomorrow, Damian is dedicated to helping youth aging out of foster care systems by mentoring and providing them with important life skills.

Education: He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Florida.

Best advice he ever received: Find a way to differentiate yourself and the value you provide — and when you do, find another way to differentiate yourself and never stop.