The Akron SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) chapter has elected C. Frank Swain as chairman. Swain is the former owner of Frank Swain Associates Inc.
Dr. Mamdouh Dayem has joined Portage Path Behavioral Health as a psychiatrist in the Akron Clinic Intake Department.
David E. Scott has joined The Old Republic Network Residential Services of Fairlawn as a national account representative.
FirstMerit Bank of Akron has made the following promotions: Elizabeth A. Barber, Susan Whiddon Knights and Gregory P. Zink to senior vice president; Pamela J. Cooksey and Robert L. Gooden to vice president; and Stacey A. Snow to controller/vice president. FirstMerit has also added the following to its staff Lloyd W. Hagenbuch, James Giarrano, Mark Hanna, Rick L. Hershberger and Joseph E. Vincent as vice president.
Joseph K. Oldham, an associate with the Akron law firm Oldham & Dowling, has been appointed to a substitute magistrate position with the Akron Municipal Court.
BCG Systems Inc. of Akron has hired Raymond L. Moss as senior Web developer.
Eric J. Waser has joined Bruner-Cox as an associate in the firm's Akron office.
Bober, Markey & Co., Akron, has named Michael R. Lee as a partner. The accounting firm has also made the following promotions: Lynn Whorley to controller, Kim Martin to manager and Stefanie Marusiak to practice management administrator.
DigitalDay of Fairlawn has added to its staff Jack Ondeck as director of client services; Dennis Vari as business analyst; and Lou Paine as technical lead.
Hitchcock Fleming and Associates Inc., Akron, has made the following promotions: Sandi Fellmeth to director of production services; Chuck Repede to senior art director; Jeff Staples to senior computer graphics specialist; Tony Fanizzi to copywriter; and Fran Cossin to accounting supervisor.
Joseph S. Kodish, director of the Legal Defenders of Summit County, Ohio, Inc., is the recipient of the Akron Bar Association Professionalism Award.
Jeff P. Schad has been named assistant vice president, commercial lender, for Chippewa Valley Bank of Rittman.
The Medina County Land Conservancy of Medina has hired Chris Bunch as its first executive director.
Nancy Lynn Reeves has joined the Medina law firm Walker & Jocke as a patent attorney.