Patrick Duffy has been promoted from managing director to corporate vice president in the Atlanta office of New York-based Julien J. Studley Inc. His responsibilities include overseeing the day-to-day operations in the Atlanta office, expanding the firm's advisory role throughout the Southeast region and promoting the office, industrial and investment business units within the Atlanta office. Duffy joined Studley in 1997.

In related Studley news, Bert Sanders has been named branch manager and corporate vice president for the Fort Lauderdale, Fla., office of Julien J. Studley Inc. His responsibilities include developing the research department in the Florida office and recruiting industry-known personnel to support the firm's operations. Sanders joined Studley in 1997.