The Buffkin Group hires two
The Buffkin Group has hired Meghan Castor and Lillie Mundie as associate and junior associate, respectively.
Previously, Castor served as a project coordinator at Canopy Construction, LLC, where she was responsible for managing customer service, assisting in filing claims and organizing customer meetings.
At The Buffkin Group, Castor will assist the partners with the process details of their searches, including handling encore data entry and updates during searches, performing research and candidate development.
Castor holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Grove City College.
Mundie most recently served as a keyholder at Therapy Systems, Inc., where she was responsible for writing product descriptions, developing promotions, sales processing and documentation.
As junior associate, Mundie will be responsible for assisting with daily search activities and public relations outreach, including coordinating appointments and travel arrangements, assisting partners in client presentations and maintaining search files and client mailing lists.
Mundie holds a bachelor’s degree in public relations with a minor in marketing from Lipscomb University.
DVL promotes pair
DVL Public Relations & Advertising has promoted Kristin Robinson and Michael Graham.
Robinson has been promoted from account executive to account supervisor. She joined DVL in 2009 and provides clients with experience in media and community relations, branding and events. She has worked with clients in the entertainment, sports, food and beverage, and nonprofit industries. Robinson is a member of DVL’s social media and media relations teams.
Graham, who joined DVL in 2009, has been promoted from assistant account executive to account executive. His experience includes media relations, logo and brand development, and strategic event planning and execution. Graham currently works with clients in the public works, retail, food and beverage, sports and automotive industries. He is also a member of DVL’s social media team.
Three promoted at Fifth Third Bank
Fifth Third Bank (Tennessee) has promoted David Thomas, Rachel Willoughby and Stephanie Sanders to officer-level positions within the local affiliate.
Thomas has been promoted to financial center manager, leading the Glenbrook Banking Center in Hendersonville. He was previously a personal banker at the Northlake Village Banking Center in Hermitage.
Willoughby has been promoted to financial center manager, leading the Donelson Banking Center in Nashville. She previously served as the customer service manager at the Donelson branch.
Sanders has been promoted to marketing specialist, located at the affiliate’s downtown headquarters in the Fifth Third Center. She previously served as retail executive assistant.