Gilchrist Scott, a business software consultant in Portland, recently hired Brandon Galarneau as director of business development.
Soft Trac, a consulting firm in Falmouth specializing in nonprofit and governmental technology, recently hired Jeron Comeau as a nonprofit consultant.
R. M. Davis Inc., a wealth management company in Portland, recently hired Vince Damasco and Kevin Hunt as vice presidents of research.
Norton Insurance Agency in Cumberland Foreside recently hired Margaret Hutchins as commercial lines service representative.
Portland-based MPX, a provider of custom business and print services, recently hired Heather Falb as program manager and Sinisa Topalovic as application developer.
United Way of Greater Portland recently hired Carrie Zeisse as senior vice president, operations, and Sadie Kitchen as administrative assistant.
Unified Technologies Inc, a Portland-based IT services provider, recently hired Josh Birch as a support technician and Stephen Strong as a systems engineer.
Woodard & Curran, an engineering firm in Portland, was recently recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Business for its support of bike commuting, including providing secure bike parking, on-site shower facilities and financial incentives for employees who regularly commute by bicycle.
Verrill Dana, a law firm headquartered in Portland, was recently recognized by Boston Business Journal as one of the Area's 100 Largest Law Firms, with 21 of the firm's attorneys working in the Boston office.