Steven Becker Fine Dining’s catering sales division has added MICKI KEIM (1) as a catering sales manager and promoted MEGAN KNIFFEN (2) to catering sales manager.

The Hilton St. Louis Airport Hotel has completed its $7 million revitalization.

Walton Construction has promoted TOM KAIMAN to VP of operations, STEVEN FRISBEE to manager of facilities and administration, and NATHAN WEVER to assistant project manager.

J.A. Glynn & Co./JAG Advisors have announced the appointment of NORMAN CONLEY III (3) as CEO.

The U.S. Soybean Export Council has welcomed KAREN CASTELLI to its accounting department.

Community leader, author and Washington University assistant vice chancellor KAREN COBURN (4) has received the Trailblazer Award from St. Louis Forum.

SUZANNE BRAUER (5) has joined Lewis, Rice & Fingersh L.C. as an associate in the estate planning department.

Cushman/Amberg Communications has hired KRISTA SHOCKLEY as account executive and ROBERT DYE as administrative assistant.

EDMOND ALIZADEH, P.E., president and CEO of Geotechnology Inc., has been named president of ASFE/The Best People on Earth.

The School District of Clayton has announced the appointment of BETH SCOTT as principal of Glenridge Elementary School beginning with the 2008-2009 school year.

POPtions! has named HEATHER GORDON director of corporate sales.

BARRETT FRAZIER and PIERRE LABARGE III have been elected to the Reliance Bancshares Inc. board of directors.

JEREMIAH GOLTZ and SHANE HURST have joined MetLife as financial services representatives.

Heartland Bank has promoted DONNA PEQUIGNOT and TOM CAMPBELL to vice presidents and VIJAY KRISHNAN to treasury management officer.

National City Corporation has hired HARVEY BRANDVEIN as VP insurance specialist for its Private Client Group.

Trailnet has welcomed JOHN CAMERON as program coordinator.

PHILIP ALDERSON, M.D., has been named the 12th dean of Saint Louis University School of Medicine.