NU Online News Service, Jan. 7, 10:35 a.m. – ABD Insurance and Financial Services, Redwood City, Calif., has hired John Fradelizo to be a vice president and leader of its employee benefits services group.

Fradelizo, who will be based in Petaluma, Calif., has worked in the benefits industry for 22 years. He has a bachelor’s degree and a law degree from the University of San Francisco.

ABD is a unit of Greater Bay Bancorp, Palo Alto, Calif.