People in Business, Friday, May 24
* Scott Cosco has been named director of business development and external affairs at Beckley-based Custom Business Solutions, a professional employer organization that manages businesses' human resources and regulatory matters.
Formerly manager of government and external affairs for Frontier Communications, Cosco will provide government relations consulting and help develop and maintain company-client relations.
* Debra Osborne has been named plant manager for American Electric Power's Mountaineer and Philip Sporn power plants in New Haven.
Currently the manager of the Sporn and Kanawha River plants, Osborne has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from West Virginia University. She has been with AEP since 1987.
* Cindy Miller has been named external affairs manager for Appalachian Power. Currently in corporate communications, Miller will oversee external affairs activities in Kanawha, Putnam, Boone, Logan, Mingo and Roane counties.
Miller has a bachelor's degree in journalism/public relations from Marshall University. She will be based in Charleston and Logan.
Compiled by Jared Hunt