Robert Forcht has been promoted to assistant vice president, district manager for Toledo by FirstMerit Bank. He had been an assistant vice president at the Sylvania branch.
Tom Zwolan has been hired at a newly created position of director of consumer research at La-Z-Boy Inc.
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