VOL. 111 | NO. 159 | Wednesday, August 27, 1997
Gene Stone has been selected as the Chickasaw Councils new scout executive. He replaces Bob Salser, who has been named area director of the BSAs South Georgia/North Florida region. Stone has served as director of the Cub Scout Division at the national l
Gene Stone has been selected as the Chickasaw Councils new scout executive. He replaces Bob Salser, who has been named area director of the BSAs South Georgia/North Florida region. Stone has served as director of the Cub Scout Division at the national level.
Bert Barnett, president of Prime Automotive Warehouse, was named president of the board of directors for Theatre Memphis 1997-1998 season. Barnett previously was Theatre Memphis executive committee treasurer and vice president.
Delynne Duerkes has joined Don Stewart & Associates as tax compliance administrator. Duerkes formerly was in the business and accounting division of a local university.
Les Sprinkle has been promoted to vice president of regulatory affairs, clinical affairs and quality assurance for the orthopaedics division of Smith & Nephew. He previously was group director of regulatory and clinical affairs.
Charles E. Ingram has joined Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc.s fixed income division as a vice president in institutional sales. Ingram formerly was chief operating officer with Cotton Group Inc. He is a graduate of the University of North Alabama
Gregory Banks has been named regional sales manager for Contract Freighters Inc. Banks joined CFI after spending three years in sales and marketing with Wichita Southeast Kansas Transit in Houston. He is a graduate of Missouri Southern State College.
Mike Stein has been elected to the board of directors for Crime Stoppers. Stein is senior vice president-investments with Prudential Securities.
Mariann Tait Barksdale has been named staff attorney for Methodist Health Systems. Previously, she was associate attorney for the McDonald Kuhn law firm. She received a law degree from the University of Memphis.
Karl Condon, Ballet Memphis ballet master for the past two seasons, has been promoted to assistant artistic director. Before coming to Ballet Memphis, Condon was a principal dancer with Boston Ballet where he studied and performed for 13 years.
Ballet Memphis has announced several new board members. They include Debbie Binswanger; Elizabeth Cates; Jimmy Humphries; Kristy Jernigan; Roger Knox, president of Memphis Zoo; Joe McCormick, principal broker with Vining Sparks; Cody Phillips, marketing director for Delta Life and Annuity; Leslie Saunders, executive director of the Memphis Race Relations and Diversity Institute; and Robin Watson.
Memphis City Beautiful has several new commissioners appointed by Mayor W.W. Herenton. They include Ruth Boyd, Mark Comes with Memorial Park Inc., Fayre Crossley with Methodist Hospitals Foundation, Perry Gooch with Gooch Beasley LLC, Jimmi Horn with Expressions Custom Furniture, Roberta Hudson with WHBQ-TV, Lanny Kilgore with the Memphis/Shelby County Health Department, Scott McCormick with American Quick Print, attorney Michael Mitchell and Claude Vinson Jr. with Baptist Memorial Health Care Systems.
Junior Achievement has named several local business leaders as recipients of its Silver and Bronze Leadership Awards. Silver Leadership Awards were presented to Gene Bastedo, vice president of internal audit for Federal Express Corp.; Terry Lee, manager of corporate communications for First Tennessee Bank; and Neil OBrien, vice president of personnel and external affairs for Buckeye Cellulose. Bronze Leadership Awards were presented to Phillip Brick, executive vice president of Fidelity National Bank, and Timothy McCall, manager of Intranet development for Federal Express Corp.