Michael Peterson has joined STS Productions as an account executive. He was formerly employed by Rapp & Luxenberg Development in San Diego, Calif., where he was responsible for development of advertising, campaigns, press releases and marketing reports. Kristin Gubler was promoted to audit manager of the Coopers & Lybrand Salt Lake office. She has five years of experience in public accounting in the areas of non-profit organizations, manufacturing, high-tech industry and government. Michelle Welch has joined Dahlin Smith White Inc. as a receptionist. She was formerly a travel agent. Linda Schneider was named a sales associate at the Sugar House office of Coldwell Banker Premier Inc. She holds a master's degree in linguistics from the University of Utah. Scott Seare has been named manager of Olympus Bank's mortgage center at 4455 S. 700 East. He has worked in the banking industry 20 years. Teresa Neumeier has joined the Salt Lake office of Gump & Ayers Real Estate Inc. as a real estate agent. She was formerly employed by ERA Carlson.