Lovitt & Touché hire Rick Rubner

Lovitt & Touché, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company, recently announced the hiring of Rick Rubner as its business development manager. A skilled leader and negotiator, Rubner has more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry.

In his new role, Rubner will collaborate with the company’s sales and service teams to source new business, enhance current relationships with clients and partners, and deliver best in class products and services. 

R&A CPAs welcomes Jo Alenson

R&A CPAs announced that Jo Alenson joined the firm as marketing manager. She brings with her nearly 40 years of marketing experience in industries including airline/travel, global distribution systems and internet start-ups for brands including United Airlines, Accenture and Hewitt Associates. 

In her new role, Alenson will manage and oversee R&A’s marketing and business development efforts on a local, national and international platform. 

“We are pleased to have Jo on board,” said Tom Furrier, R&A CPAs CEO. “Her breadth and depth of experience will be invaluable as we continue to grow and position R&A CPAs for the exciting changes coming in our industry.”

Sequential Technology International LLC promotes Domonic Granillo

Domonic Granillo was recently promoted from operations team lead to operations supervisor over a different contract at Sequential Technology International LLC. He oversees a program of roughly 400 agents; 90 onsite in Tucson with the remainder in two international locations. Granillo ensures agents adhere to methods and procedures, provide excellent customer service, and that the team adheres to program targets. 

Granillo started with Synchronoss Technologies International Inc. in 2011 as an agent, taking calls and working on the front line of a new contract for the company. Through hard work and dedication, he rose through the ranks as a senior agent and team lead. 

Ryan Harper named COO at St. Mary’s Hospital

Ryan Harper joined Carondelet St. Mary’s Hospital as its chief operating officer.  Before coming to St. Mary’s Hospital, Harper was chief strategy officer of Abrazo Scottsdale Campus where he led the successful implementation of a comprehensive orthopedic service line and partnered with other executives to implement initiatives focused on patient satisfaction and operational efficiency. 

Prior to joining Tenet Healthcare in 2016 as manager of government relations, Harper held positions in public affairs, healthcare consulting and in the Arizona Governor’s Office of Strategic Planning and Budgeting. He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona and a graduate degree from Duke University.