• Aflac Incorporated (Columbus, Georgia) said that Martin Durant III was promoted to executive VP and deputy CFO; and Susan Blanck was promoted to first senior VP of Aflac Japan. Durant joined Aflac in 1990. Blanck joined Aflac's actuarial department in 1993 in the U.S. pricing area.

James Matas was named VP/CFO of Precyse Solutions (Wayne, Pennsylvania). Since 1999, Matas was CFO and COO of Investor Force Holdings.

Craig Corrance was named president of Raymedica (Minneapolis). Raymedica specializes in nucleus arthroplasty.

David Jackson, PhD, was named executive VP of Response Genetics (Los Angeles). Jackson was most recently with ThinkPanmure. Response Genetics makes diagnostic tests for cancer.