at the top

Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Co., Minneapolis, named Paul Ablan president and chief executive. Alban was president of the professional liability group for OneBeacon Professional Insurance and held leadership positions for the St. Paul Companies.

Platinum Bank, Oakdale, named Marc Cove market president and chief lending officer. Cove is co-founder of the bank and was vice president and chief operating officer. Platinum Bank also named Steve Marchek senior vice president and chief credit officer and David Faust executive vice president and director of sales and marketing.

moving up

CPC Intersect, Eagan, named Tara Meyers senior vice president, managing director. Meyers joined the firm in 2014 and held leadership positions for Periscope. She was a professional figure skater for Disney on Ice.

Moss & Barnett, Minneapolis, named Christopher Ferreira shareholder. Ferreira joined the firm in 2013 and received his degree from William Mitchell College of Law.

on the move

Wenger Corp., Owatonna, named Jeffrey Jollay vice president of marketing and product development. Jollay was vice president of product marketing for Masco and held leadership positions for HNI, Brunswick and Whirlpool.

Versique, St. Louis Park, named Jennifer Schultz human resources director. Schultz held leadership positions for UnitedHealth Group and Knoll Ontrack. Versique also named Brandon Murphy information technology search practice director and Tiffany Kuehl human resources senior account executive.

Wand, Eden Prairie, named Bill Chesney vice president of sales. Chesney was vice president of sales for Venture Solutions and worked for Black Box Network Services.

DeWitt Mackall Crounse & Moore, Minneapolis, named David Orenstein to its litigation and bankruptcy departments. Orenstein was an attorney for Barnes & Thornburg and has been named a Super Lawyer by Minnesota Law and Politics.

Fafinski Mark & Johnson, Eden Prairie, named Brad Boyd senior counsel. Boyd was a shareholder at Thomsen Nybeck and received his degree from the University of Minnesota School of Law.

Bremer, St. Paul, named Ginny Kremer senior vice president, compliance and credit examination manager. Kremer was vice president of internal audit and enterprise risk management for MoneyGram and held leadership positions for U.S. Bancorp.

Gradient Investments, Arden Hills, named Mariann Montagne senior investment analyst. Montagne worked for RAI, Thrivent Asset Management and Munder Capital Management.

Western Bank, St. Paul, named Derek Naill vice president, commercial real estate. Naill was a commercial real estate lender for Community Bank Corp. and worked for Associated Bank and M&I Bank.