VITAS Innovative Hospice Care appointed Dr. Eduardo Martinez as associate medical director at its Fairview Heights office. Martinez is board certified in internal medicine and will work with medical director Kevin Garner to oversee care of the program's patients.
Psychiatrist Dr. Jonathan Colen joined local behavioral health services provider WellSpring Resources in Alton and Jerseyville. Colen will work at WellSpring Resources' Alton office Mondays and Tuesdays and at the Jerseyville office Thursdays and Fridays.
Beginning in August, Dr. Gregory Randle and Dr. Kui Yang, specialists in anesthesiology and pain management, will see patients Tuesdays in the St. Joseph-Breese Specialty Clinic at St. Joseph's Hospital in Breese. Both physicians are partners in Vigilant Anesthesia Care & Pain Management Ltd., of Glen Carbon.
Real estate broker Georgia Huelsman, of Freeburg, joined the staff of ERA Professional Real Estate in Freeburg. Huelsman will work with buyers, sellers and investors in St. Clair and Monroe counties.
O'Fallon resident Steve Mensing was been named president and financial adviser at St. John's Financial Services in Bridgeton, Mo. St. John's Financial Services is a wholly owned subsidiary of St. John's Bank and offers advice on business investments, insurance, and financial planning.
Deli Star Corp. in Fayetteville hired Tony Foushee to be a technical services manager.
The Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois presented Rita Blissenbach with the award for top commercial sales in 2012. Blissenbach has had offices in Perry and Franklin Counties as well as Home Sweet Home Real Estate Professionals Inc. in Waterloo.