TranSouth Financial Services said James J. Overby has retired as president. TranSouth, based in Florence, S.C., is the consumer finance subsidiary of Associates Corporation of North America.
Dennis L. Craft, executive vice president, has assumed the presidency of the subsidiary, succeeding Mr. Overby.
Chase Manhattan Bank of Florida, Miami, said Robert W. Harrigan has joined the private banking division as a vice president.
Mr. Harrigan is the senior investment officer for Chase's recently opened U.S. private banking office in Miami.
He had been a senior vice president and director of portfolio management/chief investment officer at Connecticut Bank and Trust Co., Hartford.
Hortensia E. Sampedro Hacker has joined the private banking division as a vice president in the Miami office.
Mrs. Sampedro Hacker will be responsible for marketing private banking services in Dade and Broward counties.