People on the move:  AARP executive named to South Florida Institute on Aging

Two Fort Lauderdale-based PR firms name vice presidents. In the marine industry, a yacht show organizer announced its new president of U.S. Boat Shows and the rule-making American Boat & Yacht Council announced an executive board appointee. Want more? Submit promotions, new hires to or email [email protected] Contact [email protected], 954-356-4662, or Twitter @mindingyourbiz


The South Florida Institute on Aging, a nonprofit that creates planning and development strategies to deliver socio-economic support programs for South Florida seniors, has named DionnePolite to its board of directors. Polite is AARP Floridas director of state operations.

Calisha Anderson, senior marketing manager for Office Depot in Boca Raton, has joined the Board of Directors of Clinics Can Help.

Cancer Alliance of Help & Hope Inc. announced that Samantha Leah Marulli has joined the Palm Beach nonprofit organization as the special events coordinator.

Public Relations

BoardroomPR, a Fort Lauderdale-based public relations and integrated marketing agency, promoted Eric Kalis to vice president. He has worked as senior account executive and account director with the firm.

Pierson Grant Public Relations in Fort Lauderdale has promoted Diana Hanford to vice president of the firm and a member of its management committee. Hanford joined the company in 2013 as senior account director.


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