Northwest Airlines, Eagan, said that June 5 it will begin daily nonstop service between Detroit and Salt Lake City; service to Escanaba, Mich., and Iron Mountain, Mich., from Detroit and Minneapolis-St. Paul; service between Minneapolis-St. Paul and Fort Wayne, Ind., and service between Detroit and Chattanooga, Tenn. The airline also said that it will offer twice-daily nonstop service between Memphis and Colorado Springs beginning June 15.


Securian Financial Group, St. Paul, has made the following senior management appointments: Christopher Sebald, senior vice president; Vicki Bailey, vice president of investment law and chief compliance officer; H. Geoffrey Peterson, vice president of individual law and litigation management; Kathleen Pinkett, vice president of human resources; David Seidel, vice president and actuary in the company's Financial Services business unit; Laurence Cochrane, second vice president of independent distribution for the company's Individual Financial Security business unit; Christopher Greene, second vice president of the company's Financial Services business unit; Gregg Hammerly, second vice president of claims, and Daniel Kruse, second vice president and actuary of individual annuity products.

Graco Inc., Minneapolis, has promoted Mark Sheahan to vice president and general manager of the Applied Fluid Technologies division from chief administrative officer, and Jeffrey Johnson to vice president and general manager of Asia Pacific, based in Shanghai, from sales and marketing director for the company's in-plant foam business based in North Canton, Ohio.


Anthony Ostlund & Baer, a Minneapolis business litigation firm, is practicing under the name Anthony Ostlund Baer Louwagie & Ross.