VOL. 113 | NO. 148 | Wednesday, August 4, 1999
Harrah's Names Stephen Brammell
Stephen H. Brammell has been appointed senior vice president and general counsel for Harrahs Entertainment Inc. He formerly was vice president and associate general counsel. Brammell has a bachelors degree from Oklahoma University and a law degree from Georgetown University.
Don Young has been appointed executive vice president of Ducks Unlimited Inc. Young has been executive vice president and chief operating officer of Ducks Unlimited Canada since 1995.
David Marrone has been named manager of conservation lands for Ducks Unlimited Inc. Marrone formerly practiced law while volunteering for DU and the Connecticut Waterfowl Association.
Charles "Chuck" T. Marquis has been appointed vice president of economic development for the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce. He formerly was an affiliate broker for TowerMarc Realty Inc. Marquis has a masters degree from the University of Tennessee and a bachelors degree from Belmont University.
Samuel A. Marshall has joined Hnedak Bobo Group Inc. as group manager and principal. He has served as vice president of design and construction at Sunstone Hotel Investors, Boyd Gaming Corp. and Ramada International.
J. Glen Gravatt has been promoted to senior vice president, purchasing for TBC Corp. He formerly was vice president, purchasing. He has masters and bachelors degrees from the University of Memphis.
C. Michael Adams Jr. and Robert Q. Wilson have become associates of The Bogatin Law Firm PLC.
R. Todd Bobo has been promoted to audit manager and Mark E. Cary has been promoted to audit senior for Reynolds, Bone & Griesbeck PLC, Certified Public Accountants and Advisors.
The company also announced Patty Ortner and Todd Griesbeck have joined the accounting and auditing staff; Jeff Sartain has joined the firm as an audit senior; Charlie Thompson and Jeremy Sutton have joined the firm as technology consultants; and Teresa Berry has joined the firm as technology administrator.
Christina Moran has been named director of Crichton Colleges corporate training center. She previously was manager of training and organizational development for Hobart Corp. Moran has masters and bachelors degrees from Wright State University.
Martin S. Kelman, chairman and co-founder of Kelman-Lazarov Inc., has been named president of the board of trustees of the Lausanne Collegiate School.
David Curbo, a director with Cannon & Co., has been re-appointed to the Tennessee State Board of Accountancy.
Randall D. Noel was installed as the 120th president of the Tennessee Bar Association. He is a partner in the law firm of Armstrong Allen Prewitt Gentry Johnston & Holmes.
Frank Grisanti, owner of Frank Grisantis and Bol a Pasta restaurants, has been appointed a director of the National Restaurant Association.
Herbert E. Gerson, a partner in the law firm of Ford & Harrison, has been elected a fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.
Leonard I. Compton has been named by the Tennessee Pharmacists Association as the 1999 winner of the Bowl of Hygeia Award for outstanding community service.
Roland McElrath, finance director for the city of Memphis, received an Award of Financial Reporting Achievement from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada. The city of Memphis received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting.
Michael D. Whitten, general auditor for Memphis Light, Gas & Water, has been named a certified internal auditor by the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Mark VII Transportation was named 1998 Intermodal Carrier of the Year by SC Johnson Wax.