First Union Corp. in Charlotte, N.C., has promoted Denny Clark to head of recruiting services and Edward Gagen to head of staffing support services in its human resources department.
Mr. Clark was dean of First Union's "Consumer College," a branch of its training and development division, "First University." He joined First Union in 1990 when it bought Florida National Banks of Florida Inc., for which Mr. Clark worked as a commercial banker.
Mr. Gagen will be responsible for building and supporting recruiting processes, operations, programs, and technology. He has been a vice president in recruiting since joining the bank in 1998. He has 17 years of human resources experience.
First Union has $230 billion of assets.