PROVIDENCE—Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard recently named Lori Zito director of sales and marketing. Zito will help prospective residents and their families make the transition to assisted living. She will also work closely with local professionals to coordinate educational presentations and other events as part of outreach to the local community. Zito has more than 20 years of experience in health care and most recently served as a program manager at a Rhode Island home health organization. Zito also previously served as a director of community relations for a retirement community that offered independent living, assisted living and memory care. She has also worked for the Alzheimer’s Association.