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1. Newsmakers: Aug. 15, 2018
- Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Joseph W. Smith, associate attorney at Rice, Amundsen & Caperton PLLC, has been selected as an associate member in the Leo S. Bearman Sr. American Inn of Court. Smith was nominated and voted by the Masters of the Inn. He began his legal career at Rice, Amundsen & Caperton as a runner during his undergraduate studies at the University of Memphis and continued as a law clerk while attending the U of M Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law. He joined the firm as an attorney in May 2016 and focuses his practice on all aspects of domestic relations, including divorce, custody, support and adoption.
2. McKinney Assumes New Role Joining Greater Memphis Chamber
- Thursday, August 2, 2018
David McKinney later this month starts his new job as senior vice president for public policy at the Greater Memphis Chamber.
The 36-year-old attorney succeeds Kelly Rayne, who left earlier this summer to become senior counsel for St. Jude ALSAC.
3. Weaver Joins Paragon Bank As Senior Loan Officer
- Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Steve Weaver has been appointed senior vice president, senior loan officer, at Paragon Bank. He brings with him more than 27 years’ experience in the banking industry, most recently at Simmons Bank, where he served as Southwest Tennessee market president and spearheaded the institution’s entry into the Memphis market in 2013.
4. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2017
- Monday, January 1, 2018
They made music that inspired legions of fans. Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Gregg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in virtually every genre of music.
5. His Way: Tubby Smith Figured Out Who He Was Long Ago and He’s Not Changing
- Friday, December 29, 2017
When his visitor was about to leave, Orlando Tubby Smith had one more story. About a time his father had given him an assignment on the family farm in Maryland.
Tubby was one of 17 children. He had older siblings and younger siblings. He also, at age 12 or 13, already had a sense for what it was to lead and manage.
6. Folk’s Folly’s Kauker Named Tenn. Restaurant Manager of Year
- Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Folk’s Folly Prime Steak House general manager Diane Kauker has won the Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association’s 2017 Restaurant Manager of the Year Award, which honors a manager who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, service, and community and civic involvement. The judges noted Kauker’s outstanding performance beyond her normal job duties, including providing excellent service to Folk’s Folly guests and the greater community.
7. Ken Hause Cooks Up Strategy To Enhance L’Ecole Culinaire
- Wednesday, August 16, 2017
L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis has added Ken Hause its campus director. In his new role, Hause is responsible for overseeing operations of the Memphis campus, including ensuring a rich student experience that leads to employment in the culinary field, while enhancing the school’s reputation for educational excellence, compliance and operational performance.
8. Williams Hired for Memphis Blight-Fighting Fellowship
- Wednesday, July 6, 2016
The city of Memphis and University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law recently hired Brittany J. Williams as the city’s first Neighborhood Preservation Fellow. In that role, Williams will represent the city in Environmental Court lawsuits against property owners who have vacant, abandoned or dilapidated properties that violate city codes.
9. Valerie Smith Appointed Circuit Court Judge
- Saturday, March 12, 2016
Memphis attorney Valerie L. Smith is the newest Shelby County Circuit Court judge.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced Smith’s appointment Tuesday, March 8, to fill the vacancy created by the death last year of Judge D’Army Bailey.
10. Valerie Smith Appointed Circuit Court Judge
- Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Memphis attorney Valerie L. Smith is the newest Shelby County Circuit Court judge.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced Smith’s appointment Tuesday, March 8, to fill the vacancy created by the death last year of Judge D’Army Bailey.
11. Donelson Honored With Carnival’s Highest Award
- Thursday, May 7, 2015
Nearly 500 law industry leaders filled the Hilton Memphis ballroom for Carnival Memphis’ annual Business & Industry Salute luncheon as part of its 84th anniversary celebration.
King of Carnival John Bobango, chief manager of Farris Bobango PLC, gave honors to four individuals, five locally headquartered law firms, the largest corporate law department in Tennessee and two nonprofit organizations that are vital to the legal industry.
12. Commission Likely to Question Extras in Schools Budget
- Monday, April 27, 2015
Shelby County Commissioners have the $14 million list of extras the Shelby County Schools system wants in its budget request for the coming fiscal year.
And once the county’s budget committee gets to the request, there should be plenty of questions about each of the 15 line items that include extra teacher, guidance counselor and social worker positions.
13. Scarboro Takes Reins at Regional Fed
- Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Douglas Scarboro has been named regional executive of the Memphis Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. In that role, Scarboro is responsible for working with business leaders and local communities in western Tennessee, northern Mississippi and eastern Arkansas to inform the setting of monetary policies.
14. Campus Connections
- Saturday, November 2, 2013
The University of Memphis is in the early stages of updating its campus master plan, and it will seek input from its neighbors as it moves into its next century of higher education.
The U of M has hired the Smith Group JJR of Ann Arbor, Mich., to lead the effort with Memphis-based LRK Inc. serving as the local partner.
15. Love of Public Service Drives Caldwell to Law School Role
- Thursday, May 23, 2013
In 2008, the Tennessee Supreme Court laid out a strategic plan to get attorneys more involved in pro bono work.
Though it isn’t required of the state’s professionals, there is an inspirational goal of 50 hours per year of public service that is heavily encouraged by the justices.
16. Commission Receives Schools Financials
- Monday, May 6, 2013
Shelby County Commissioners formally get the financials of Shelby County’s two public school systems Monday, May 6, in an action that is not expected to generate much debate.
But the financial statements for the fiscal year that ended June 30 is another step along the path toward the formal merger of both school systems effective at the end of the current fiscal year.
17. Gupta Trades Life of Science for Career as Patent Attorney
- Thursday, December 20, 2012
With a Bachelor of Science in biomedical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and a new job in the Hematology-Oncology Department at the jewel of medical institutions, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Hemant Gupta’s life appeared to set with a promising career in medical research.
18. Magee Wins Sam A. Myar Jr. Memorial Award
- Thursday, December 13, 2012
Marcy Dodds Magee, a partner with Thomason Hendrix Harvey Johnson & Mitchell, PLLC, has been awarded the Sam A. Myar Jr. Memorial Award.
19. Gammon Joins Methodist in Business Development
- Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Myra Gammon has joined Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare as a business development account manager for Community Care Associates. In her new role, Gammon is responsible for the development and management of the Occupational Health and Wellness Services program.
20. Memphis Law Alum Kidd Gets Admin Post
- Thursday, May 31, 2012
In relatively short order, Jamie Kidd went from being a student at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law to working there.
21. Law Career Event Planned for U of M
- Monday, April 16, 2012
Students from area high schools, colleges and youth organizations will get an opportunity to learn about the legal profession from a diverse group of professionals April 24 at “Legal Careers Forum: The ABCs – Advocates, Barristers and Counselors.”
22. Smith Has Full Plate as 2012 MBA Prez
- Thursday, December 29, 2011
The new president of the Memphis Bar Association said a hot topic in the coming year will be how appellate judges are selected.
Some of the debate about changing the process from one of appointment by the governor followed by the next scheduled retention election will come from Nashville, where the Tennessee Legislature will consider bills to change that.
23. U of M Law Adds Flexibility Into Curriculum
- Thursday, November 17, 2011
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law has approved changes to the school’s curriculum that go into effect next year and reflect the changing nature of the legal profession.
Starting with the class that enters in the fall of 2012, students will have more flexibility in classes they take earlier in their education.
24. New Law Scholarship Honors Dr. Hooks
- Thursday, August 11, 2011
Corey Strong, a graduate of White Station High School and the U.S. Naval Academy who recently returned home to Memphis from a tour of duty in Afghanistan, is the first recipient of a new college scholarship in honor of the late civil rights pioneer Benjamin L. Hooks.
25. Looking Out for Others Drives Smith’s Work
- Thursday, July 28, 2011
Three days after Jeffrey Smith’s father had surgery to repair a broken hip, doctors told his mother he was being discharged that day – whether or not she had found a nursing home for his rehabilitation and Alzheimer’s treatment.
26. U of M Law Professor Receives Scholarship Award
- Thursday, May 26, 2011
University of Memphis law professor Barbara Kritchevsky received the Farris Bobango Faculty Scholarship Award during the university’s Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law graduation ceremony.
Kritchevsky, the inaugural recipient of the award, is director of advocacy and Cecil C. Humphreys Professor of Law at the school.
- Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The Institute of Real Estate Management Memphis Chapter will join the Apartment Association of Greater Memphis for a meeting Tuesday, May 24, at noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. For reservations, email email@example.com.
- Monday, May 23, 2011
Indie Memphis will present its Dance Film Series Monday through Wednesday at the Evergreen Theatre, 1705 Poplar Ave. “William Shatner’s Gonzo Ballet” will make its Memphis premiere Wednesday at 7 p.m. Other films include “Rumba,” playing Monday at 7 p.m. and “NY Export: Opus Jazz” Tuesday at 7 p.m. Award-winning short films will precede the three features. For more information, visit www.indiememphis.com.
- Friday, March 18, 2011
The Memphis Lawyers’ Chapter and University of Memphis Law Student Chapter of the Federalist Society will present a panel discussion on attorney general selection in Tennessee Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Wade Auditorium at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, 1 N. Front St. Panelists will include state Sen. Mark Norris and attorneys W.J. Michael Cody and J. Ammon Smartt. U of M Law School Dean Kevin H. Smith will moderate. The event is free and open to the public and worth one continuing legal education credit. To register, contact Greg Grisham at 312-9413 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
30. Benfield Pulls From Naval Experience
- Thursday, January 20, 2011
Mark Benfield says his training with the Judge Advocate General corps while in the U.S. Navy helped ready him for a civilian career as a plaintiff’s lawyer in medical malpractice, catastrophic injury and nursing home neglect cases with Apperson Crump PLC. Founded in 1865, it is the oldest continuously operating law firm in Memphis.
31. Apperson Crump Continues Legacy With Growth
- Thursday, January 6, 2011
These days, there’s a lot that’s new at the city’s oldest continuously operating law firm.
Developments within the past few weeks at Apperson Crump, a venerable firm founded the same year the U.S. Civil War ended, include new attorney hires, the acquisition of another law firm and the development of an affiliation for referral work with yet another firm.
32. Apperson Crump Acquires Smith-Kimbrough & Assoc.
- Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Apperson Crump PLC – the oldest continuously operating law firm in Memphis – has announced its acquisition of Smith-Kimbrough & Associates PC.
Cecil Smith, founder of Smith-Kimbrough & Associates, will become a partner at Apperson Crump, and in turn, Apperson Crump will inherit Smith-Kimbrough’s offices in Nashville and Oxford, Miss.
33. The High Life
- Thursday, December 23, 2010
Downtown luxury hotels with AAA’s Four Diamond rating are turning the corner following a sluggish 2009, and most expect to see even more improvement in 2011.
The outlook for next year is buoyed by the arrival of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and recent news that Pinnacle Airlines Corp. will relocate its headquarters to One Commerce Square.
34. Attorneys Bring ‘Wealth of Experience’ to Classroom
- Friday, November 12, 2010
With a collective 126 years of working legal knowledge among them, three of the top lawyers in the city are pleased to be sharing their experiences with students at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
35. Added Protection
- Monday, September 27, 2010
Shelby County Commissioners wade into the continuing controversy over the Aug. 5 election results Monday with a resolution to change the standards for protection of whistle-blowers.
The County Commission meeting at the Vasco Smith County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St., begins at 1:30 p.m. An agenda is on page 10.
36. Kennedy Gives Back to U of M School of Law
- Thursday, September 16, 2010
When it comes to his inspiration for entering the legal profession, David S. Kennedy, chief judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee, gives a nod to his father and to Atticus Finch, Harper Lee’s stalwart symbol of fairness for a generation in her novel “To Kill A Mockingbird.”
37. Bryant Taps Panel to Study Successful Pre-K Model
- Friday, July 16, 2010
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Republican Lt. Gov. Phil Bryant says he's appointing a panel of business and education experts to study a privately funded early childhood development program with hopes of establishing a statewide model.
38. Work Begins Installing Court Avenue Bridge
- Friday, April 30, 2010
A new 200-foot long elevated pedestrian bridge spanning Court Avenue was delivered Downtown, where workers began installing it Thursday.
The bridge installation is part of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law/Confederate Park Public Access project led by the Riverfront Development Corp.
39. Much Care, Work Goes Into Law School Transformation
- Thursday, January 14, 2010
As the new University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law has come to fruition this winter, it has been difficult not to feel the presence of the building’s former lives.
But none of those lives has remained completely intact in a series of renovations since its 1884 debut as the U.S. Customs House.
40. Night Law Program Finds Success In Nashville
- Thursday, January 7, 2010
An adult with a family who works full-time may consider attending law school at some point after passing the so-called “typical” college age.
However, law schools are one of the few branches of higher education that typically do not offer night courses. Few law schools offer night law classes in Tennessee and nationwide, leaving many adults trying to decide if they should put their lives on hold to dedicate themselves to a full-time day program.
41. Law School Ready For Downtown Move
- Thursday, December 31, 2009
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law will reach a huge milestone Jan. 11 at 8 a.m. when it opens for classes at its new location Downtown inside the former U.S. Customs House and Post Office at 1 N. Front St.
42. Pro Bono Crusade Marches on in Legal Community
- Thursday, October 8, 2009
The Tennessee Bar Association is continuing the access to justice fight by decreeing October “Celebrate Pro Bono Month.”
More than a million Tennesseans are unable to afford legal services and about 700,000 of them face legal problems each year, according to Gov. Phil Bredesen’s office. Legal aid providers such as Memphis Area Legal Services Inc. often have to turn away as many as 80 clients at any given pro bono clinic because of a lack of resources to care for them all.
43. Carter Takes Helm of U of M’s Law Alumni Board
- Thursday, August 20, 2009
Richard Carter, director and shareholder of the Memphis law firm of Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston PC, in July took office as president of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law’s Alumni board of directors, which works with its members and area clubs to support and advance the mission of the law school.
44. For Kritchevsky, Advocacy Role A Goal Fulfilled
- Thursday, July 9, 2009
Barbara Kritchevsky will begin the new school year as the director of advocacy for the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, a position she long has hoped to see created as the competition in that area grows among U.S. law schools.
45. U of M Law School Appoints Kritchevsky to Director of Advocacy
- Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Barbara Kritchevsky has been appointed to the newly created position of director of advocacy at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphrey’s School of Law.
Kritchevsky has been a law professor at the university since 1983, and for the past 20 years has served as a faculty adviser to the school’s Moot Court Board and also served as the school’s associate dean for academic affairs.
46. Smith Chosen as Dean For U of M Law School
- Tuesday, February 24, 2009
Dr. Kevin Smith has been appointed dean at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, according to an e-mail Monday from University of Memphis Provost Dr. Ralph Faudree.
47. U of M Close to Choosing New Law Dean
- Thursday, February 12, 2009
Nearly 30 law schools across the country currently have open dean positions, including the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law.
48. Locals Awarded Cy Pres Funds
- Thursday, November 20, 2008
Memphis Area Legal Services, the University of Memphis’ Cecil C.Humphreys School of Law and the Shelby County Drug Court have been named beneficiaries of a $305,000 legal settlement.
Circuit Court Judge Donna Fields recently ruled that unused funds from a class action settlement will be distributed among the three law-related entities.
49. Bar Internship Introduces Law To Students
- Thursday, June 12, 2008
The courtroom where the Tennessee Supreme Court convenes when it is in Memphis was packed earlier this month. And to some on that warm late spring morning, the crowd seemed a bit young.
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. even mistook a few practicing attorneys as part of the group of 100 teenagers who are part of the Memphis Bar Association’s 2008 Summer Law Intern Program. The MBA’s Diversity Committee started the initiative a year ago to interest minority students in exploring careers in the law.
50. York Elected President Of Memphis Tri-State Fence Association
- Wednesday, May 7, 2008
Bill York, vice president of sales and marketing for Dillard Door and Entrance Central, has been elected president of the Memphis Tri-State Fence Association, a chapter of the American Fence Association (AFA).
51. Anticipation Builds for New Law School
- Tuesday, March 4, 2008
It's difficult to know for now what to call the brass, marble and stone building Downtown that stands at the end of Madison Avenue.
In about a year and a half it will be the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law for the University of Memphis. It was the Front Street Post Office for nearly 40 years until the law school renovation began recently. And before that it was the federal courthouse for the Western District of Tennessee.
- Monday, August 13, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will hold a meeting today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Don Smith, president of Quality of Life Development, will speak on "Quality of Life."
- Friday, August 10, 2007
The Buckman Performing and Fine Arts Center will host an opening reception for a photography exhibit by Annette Fournet titled "Sticks, Stones and Bones: Images from Transient Landscapes" today at 5:30 p.m. at 60 Perkins Extended. The exhibit will be on display through Sept. 21. Call 537-1483 for more information.
- Thursday, August 9, 2007
Friends of Poplar-White Station Branch Library will present The Second Thursday Community Lecture Series today at 11:30 a.m. at 5094 Poplar Ave. Steve Mulroy, associate professor at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis, will speak on "Workplace Harassment Liability and Free Speech." The event is free.
55. U of M Honors Memphis' Legal Giants
- Thursday, August 9, 2007
Many of them served in World War II, came home war heroes and then faced obstacles in the courtroom, such as practicing law during a time when most women and minorities did not have law licenses.
They were lawyers when there was no such thing as rules of discovery in Tennessee.
- Tuesday, August 7, 2007
The Memphis Rotary Club will hold a meeting today at noon in Ballroom A of the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. Terry Boston, executive vice president of system operations at the Tennessee Valley Authority, will speak. Cost is $18 and reservations can be made by calling 526-1318 or e-mailing email@example.com.
- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Engineers' Club of Memphis will hold a meeting today at noon at the Holiday Inn-University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Cost is $12 and no reservations are required. Frank Navarra, director of Patient Advocacy at Smith & Nephew, will speak on "Using Ultrasound Signals for Fracture Healing."
58. Dixon Gallery and Gardens Appoints Sharp as Director
- Wednesday, July 25, 2007
The Dixon Gallery and Gardens Board of Trustees has appointed Kevin Sharp as the museum's new director. Sharp received a bachelor's degree in art history from Central Missouri State University and completed graduate studies at the University of Illinois in art history and architecture. He previously served as the research curator for The Art Institute of Chicago and as the curator of American art at the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach, Fla.
59. In Light of Va. Tech Tragedy, Some Wonder if Gun Laws Should Change
- Monday, May 7, 2007
Editor's Note: This article is part of a continuing series examining the Virginia Tech killing spree and its effects in Memphis.
Sam Wolfe's family started out in the dry-cleaning business almost 35 years ago. Today, they own dry cleaners in Collierville, Olive Branch, Memphis, Oakland and Somerville.
60. Legal and Journalistic Worlds to Collide Again At Weekend Event
- Thursday, March 1, 2007
For many journalists, it is a challenge to convert what goes on inside the courtroom into something understandable for their readers and viewers. It also can be difficult for reporters to grasp the legal jargon they must navigate in reporting the news.
61. Crye-Leike's Truong Receives Broker's License
- Wednesday, February 7, 2007
The Tennessee Real Estate Commission (TREC) has announced that David N. Truong from Crye-Leike's Quail Hollow office, 6525 Quail Hollow Road, has successfully passed the real estate broker licensure exam and has received his broker's license. Truong completed strict experience and education requirements, including 120 classroom hours of real estate education. He has been a real estate agent for four years in and around Shelby and DeSoto counties, where he specializes in all areas of real estate sales.
62. FBI Special Agent Harrison Named PRSA Communicator of the Year
- Wednesday, January 17, 2007
My Harrison has been named the 2006 PRSA Communicator of the Year by the Memphis chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). She is a special agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in charge of the Memphis field office. Since her arrival in Memphis two years ago, she has supervised a number of high-profile federal investigations, including "Operation Tennessee Waltz," "Operation Tarnished Blue" and "Operation Main Street Sweeper."
63. Community Development Council, MATCU Offer Home Ownership Seminar
- Monday, November 13, 2006
The University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law holds an open house and admissions workshop from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Room 248 at 3715 Central Ave. Prospective students will learn about the law school admissions process, financing a legal education and careers in law. For more information, call 678-5403.
64. Kobernus Joins MAAR As Governmental Affairs Director
- Wednesday, August 2, 2006
Aubrie Rhodes Kobernus has joined Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) as governmental affairs director. Kobernus received a master's degree in business administration from George Washington University in Washington, D.C., in May 2006. While pursuing her degree, she interned with NeighborWorks America and New Century Financial Corp., focusing on the mortgage and housing industry.
65. MATCU Banks on Judy Conrad as VP of Lending
- Wednesday, June 28, 2006
Judy Conrad has been named vice president of lending at Memphis Area Teachers' Credit Union (MATCU). Conrad previously served as vice president and manager of BankTennessee in Ripley. She has worked in the financial industry for almost 40 years.
66. Smith Promoted to Thompson & Co.'s VP for Information Services
- Wednesday, May 17, 2006
Julian Smith has been named senior vice president of information services for Thompson & Co. Marketing Communications. He has been chief technology officer there for more than 10 years. Smith, who is a partner in the firm, joined the company in July 1995.
67. Lewis Becomes Vice President of State Bar Association
- Wednesday, February 22, 2006
George T. "Buck" Lewis, a shareholder in the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC, has been elected vice president of the Tennessee Bar Association.
Ellers, Oakley, Chester & Rike Inc. has hired Alan Otts as director of its plumbing and fire protection division. He previously served as head of the plumbing and fire protection department for Barham/Cain/Mynatt Inc. in Cordova. He is a member of the Memphis Joint Engineers Society, serving as its chairman from 2002-2004 and student contest chairman from 2004-2005. Otts also is on the technical advisory board for Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville.
68. Smith Named President of Tennessee Insurance Association
- Friday, January 6, 2006
Brad V. Smith, president of Cecil Smith Insurance Agency in Germantown, took office as president of Insurors of Tennessee Jan. 1. He was elected at the association's convention in Destin, Fla., in late July.
69. Local Businessman to Head State Insurance Group
- Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Brad V. Smith, president of Cecil Smith Insurance Agency in Germantown, was elected president of Insurors of Tennessee. Smith has served on the association's board of directors and executive committee for 12 years. He won the group's Chairman of the Year award in 2004 and Insuror of the Year award in 1992.
70. Estate Planning Council Elects Officers
- Wednesday, July 20, 2005
The Memphis Estate Planning Council announced the following officers for 2005-2006: David B. Jones, president; Frank E. Davis, vice president; Jeffrey E. Thompson, secretary; James L. Ferguson Jr., treasurer; and Mike Wood, immediate past president. Other executive committee members are Kermit B. Kaiser, Leanne W. McCullough, Samuel N. Graham and Teresa R. Hurst.
71. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 22, 2005
AdFed Names Pyramid Award Winners
The Memphis Advertising Federation named Robert Vornbrock and Glenna Rogers-Ward ad man and ad woman of the year at its 2005 Pyramid Awards ceremony. Vornbrock, president of diversified communications...
72. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Monday, May 16, 2005
Bowden Buys Lots
Bowden Buys Lots
in Three Subdivisions
Bowden Building Corp. has purchased two lots in the Carlton Ridge Planned Development from Rusco Co. for $487,500; two lots in the Concord Estates Subdivision from Concord LLC for $310...
73. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 7, 2003
Calendar of Events July 7-13
Calendar of Events July 7-13 July 7
Memphis Dance Group presents Take Flight: A Journey in Dance at 9:30 a.m. today through Friday at the Buckman Performing and Fine Arts Center, 60 Perkins Extended. Enjoy music, d...
74. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, July 3, 2003
The Memphis Bar Association presents Intellectual Property Issues in Structuring Successful Deals in Uncertain Times, a vide
The Memphis Bar Association presents Intellectual Property Issues in Structuring Successful Deals in Uncertain Times, a v...
75. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, November 7, 2002
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr
Seven attorneys from the Memphis office of Baker, Donelson, Bearman & Caldwell were included in the 2003-2004 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Two of those attorneys, Samuel D. Chafetz and Lewis R. Do...
76. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 31, 2002
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr
The Memphis Bar Association presents Emerging Issues in Employment Law and Litigation, a video replay of a satellite broadcast from the American Law Institute-American Bar Association video law review, from noon...
77. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 24, 2002
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr
Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton Jr. hosts small business operators and leaders at a 1 p.m. Friday meeting in the mayor's office, 160 N. Main, Suite 850. About 35 small business leaders are expected to attend. Th...
78. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 17, 2002
Thomas R. Buckner and Henry L. Klein were selected for inclusion in the 2003-2004 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Both are members of Apperson, Crump & Maxwell. The Memphis Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants d...
79. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, July 25, 2002
A free Women and Investing seminar hosted by Salomon Smith Barney is noon today at Owen Brennans, 6150 Poplar Ave
A free Women and Investing seminar hosted by Salomon Smith Barney is noon today at Owen Brennans, 6150 Poplar Ave. Participants will...
80. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 17, 2001
Gayle Hanover graduated from the Graduate, Realtors Institute program Gayle Hanover graduated from the Graduate, Realtors Institute program. Hanover is an agent with Marx & Bensdorf and a member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors. Insur...
81. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 3, 2001
Charlotte Kelley was named marketing assistant for the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center Charlotte Kelley was named marketing assistant for the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center. She had worked as community relations/market...
82. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, November 6, 2000
Calendar of events: June 5 11 Calendar of events: Nov. 6-Nov. 12 Nov. 7 First Tennessee is offering a free Estate Planning 2001 seminar at First Tennessee Oak Court auditorium, 4385 Poplar Ave., next to Oak Court Mall. The one-hour seminar will be o...
83. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 2, 2000
William H William H. Masters joined the electrical department of Askew Hargraves Harcourt and Associates as an electrical project manager. He earned his bachelors degree from Vanderbilt University and masters degree from the University of Memphis. M...
84. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 19, 2000
Jeff Pohlgeers joined the survey department at Askew Hargraves Harcourt & Associates Inc Jeff Pohlgeers joined the survey department at Askew Hargraves Harcourt & Associates Inc. as a Survey/CAD Technician. He is a graduate of Cincinnati Sta...
85. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 22, 1999
Glean out Memphians from this one Memos Yvette Sebelist and Shay Winebarger have joined the Nashville-based law firm of King & Ballow as associates. Sebelist, who received a bachelors degree from Rhodes College and a law degree from the Universi...
86. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 14, 1999
Gene Auerbach Named AutoZone's Gene Auerbach has joined AutoZone Inc. as senior vice president, store development. Auerbach previously was director of Asian operations for The Dairy Farm Co. and senior vice president, international, at PriceCostco. ...
87. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, February 27, 1997
The Memphis/Mid-South chapter of the Federal Bar Association and the U The Memphis/Mid-South chapter of the Federal Bar Association and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee are sponsoring a continuing education seminar on Fr...
88. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 22, 1997
Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. has announced the election of 16 new managing directors: Joseph K. Ayres, investment banker, Cumberland Securities Co., Inc., a subsidiary of Morgan Keegan; Thomas P. Brown, director, Fixed Income Research; Paul Stephens...
89. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 29, 1996
4-29 calendar April 29 Institute of Management Accountants will meet at Union Planters National Bank, 6200 Poplar Ave., from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The topic will be retirement planning and pension plans. The seminar is free for IMA members and $20 for no...
90. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, March 28, 1996
03-28 Benchmark Ritta Owens, Lesia G. Johnson, Cheryl L. Mitchell, Clara M. Sharp, William A. Smith and Jobe L. Taylor vs. the University Club of Memphis. Several former and current employees of the University Club of Memphis have filed a class acti...
91. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 7, 1996
*2/7 memos Robert Shaw has been named executive vice president of Enterprise National Bank. Shaw joined the bank more than three years ago and serves as its chief financial officer. He has a bachelors degree and a masters degree in accounting from t...