At the top
Atomic Holdings, Little Falls, Minn., named Paul Hesser chief executive. Hesser was chief executive of TeamQuest and worked for Essendant and IBM.
Minnesota Farmers Union, St. Paul, named Gary Wertish president. Wertish was an agricultural director for Gov. Mark Dayton's former Senate staff.
Hay Creek Hotels named Katie Neufeld general manager for the Hotel Landing & Residences in Wayzata. Neufeld was general manager for Millennium Hotel Minneapolis and worked for Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel. Hay Creek Hotels also named Andrea Vieyra director of sales and marketing for the Hotel Landing.
Foley & Mansfield, Minneapolis, named Lisa Lamm Bachman managing partner. Lamm Bachman serves on the board for Battered Women's Legal Advocacy Project and was a board member for the Hennepin County Bar Foundation. Foley & Mansfield also named Joanna Salmen and Wyatt Partridge partners of the firm.
AmeriPride Services, Minnetonka, named Dave Rotman vice president of marketing and supply chain. Rotman joined the company in 2007 and most recently was vice president of supply chain. AmeriPride Services also named Leo Smith vice president of customer operations. Smith joined the company in 2009 and most recently was senior director of customer operations.
On the move
U.S. Bank named Christopher McGrann and Robert Cron wealth management advisers for the private client reserve in Minneapolis. McGrann was a senior portfolio manager for Alliance Bernstein and a member of their private client investment policy group. Cron was a senior portfolio manager for Bronfman E.L. Rothschild and worked for Baker Tilly and U.S. Bank Asset Management.
Messerli & Kramer, Minneapolis, named Tony Barthel, Katie Gettman and Kevin Hofman shareholders. Barthel, Gettman and Hofman worked for Peterson Habicht.
Zipnosis, Minneapolis, named Catherine Murphy vice president of account management. Murphy worked for Surescripts, UnitedHealth and Lawson Software.
When I Work, Minneapolis, named Thomas Martinez chief customer officer. Martinez was head of sales operations and sales development for Zenefits and worked for McKinsey & Co. and Procter & Gamble. When I Work also named Nick VanWagner senior director of product.