Erwin Bruder joined Enterprise Capital and Business Advisors of Akron as vice president.
BANKING & FINANCE
*FirstMerit Corp. appointed Dick Maggiore and John Selinsky to its Stark County Regional Board.
* Cambridge Home Health Care opened its 19th office at 1685 Lance Pointe Drive, Suite A, Maumee. The company's Karen Robinson received The Award of Excellence from the Ohio Council for Home Care.
*G. Brenda Coey joined Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs as an associate in the medical malpractice defense practice group, Canton office.
*Stark & Knoll hired Mary Louisa L'Hommedieu and Teresa E. Purtiman as associates.
Atlas Steel Products hired Bruce Gilvar as regional account manager, Scott Alexander and Arnie Rodriguez as inside/sales customer service, Tim Young as purchasing assistant, Mike Lozar as traffic manager and Monica Aragon as business systems administrator.
Buckeye Color Lab hired Nick Coury as a sales representative and Roy Middaugh as director of product development.
Tatiana Parker was named vice president and an officer for October Research Corp.
REAL ESTATE & ARCHITECTURE
Albrecht Inc. signed a lease with Harbor Freight Tools for a store opening in the Hills and Dales Shopping Center on Whipple Avenue in Canton.
The Welty Building Co. constructed an Enhanced Care Villa for Laurel Lake Retirement Community and a medical office building for Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Area 51 Inc. hired Lee Esposito to handle its media relations and publicity.
cboss Internet was named a Microsoft Business Solutions ISV partner.
William Henning was named general manager at Henning Industrial Software.