» Tech Data has appointed Darryl Branch senior vice president for logistics and integration services. He joined the Clearwater technology distributor in 2007.
» D. Ben Cross has been named vice president of sales for FreightCenter.com, an online freight and logistics provider based in Trinity. He replaced Louis Capolino, who was promoted to COO.
» Michael Vivio, most recently publisher of the Cox Media-owned Austin American-Statesman newspaper, has been named president of Cox Target Media/Valpak in Largo.
» Eric Basinger, executive director of the Manatee Economic Development Council, is chairman of the Tampa Bay Partnership’s Economic Development Council.