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Ellen Crane Schulman was appointed director of public affairs for Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global, a national network of five hospitals that treat patients fighting complex or advanced-stage cancer. The company, which employs more than 5,500 people nationwide, recently moved its headquarters to Boca Raton. In the past, Schulman, who most recently was president of a public relations firm she founded in 2000, has held senior public relations positions with the Aluminum Company of America in Pittsburgh, American Airlines in Fort Worth and Hill and Knowlton in Tampa and Fort Lauderdale.

Darlene Ricker has joined the Phelps Media Group International as lead sportswriter, in Wellington.. A former U.S. Polo Association staffer, Ricker was a journalist and worked as a staff writer and editor for The Boston Globe and The Los Angeles Times.

Source: Sun Sentinel