Jim Kolar has joined the staff of Furnace World of Colorado Springs in the operations department. He has more than 30 years experience as a sole proprietor conducting business as a custom building and electrical contractor.
New Realtor Susan Lohrberg Humphreys has joined the residential sales team at Weichert, Realtors-Pikes Peak Group. She completed the Fast Track training program, which provides training for new agents.
Daniel J. Korleski is the new executive vice president and chief investment officer at Advisers Investment Management Inc., a registered investment adviser in Colorado Springs. Korleski has 25 years experience in the investment and wealth management profession. Prior to joining Advisers Investment Management, he was a portfolio manager with Wells Fargo & Co., and most was recently senior vice president and chief investment officer with ANB Bank Wealth Management. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida State University and an MBA from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas.
Aventa Credit Union recently named Karin Kovalovsky its new director of marketing and corporate communications. Kovalovsky has 17 years experience in the credit union industry in the areas of marketing, business development and corporate communications. She is responsible for overseeing the strategic marketing efforts, public relations, communications, community partnerships, branding and developing new markets.
Intermountain Electric Inc. named Rex Wiederspahn vice president, responsible for overseeing IME’s Denver operations. Wiederspahn brings over 40 years of electrical construction and management experience.
Robert A. Brockmann, M.D., Englewood, has been elected president of the Colorado Academy of Family Physicians. Rick Budensiek, D.O., Greeley, will serve as president-elect; Candace Murbach, D.O., Pueblo, vice president; Ryan Flint, D.O., Denver, secretary/treasurer; and Glenn Madrid, M.D., Grand Junction, member-at-large.
Debra Witte of DreamMaker Bath & Kitchen, recently received the Woman of the Year Award during the company’s 2012 national conference. The award is presented to the woman who has had the greatest contribution to the success of the franchise.