VOL. 116 | NO. 230 | Wednesday, November 27, 2002
Veronica F. Coleman-Davis was appointed to Bank of
Bartletts board of directors. She is a former U.S. Attorney in Memphis. She is
president and chief executive officer of the National Institute for Law and
Molly Okeon was promoted to account manager at Archer
Malmo. She joined the agency a year ago to handle public relations for the
Valent USA account, and more than doubled the public relations budget for the
account for 2003. Okeon came to Archer Malmo from The Ventura County Star in
Los Angeles. Courtney Hutton was promoted to account manager on the
Valent USA account. Hutton joined the agency earlier this year from Skechers
USA Inc. in Manhattan Beach, Calif., where she was editorial project manager in
the companys marketing department. Hutton earned a bachelors degree from
Paul Prather, Jonathan Kaplan and Steve Hymowitz
of Kiesewetter Wise Kaplan Schwimmer and Prather were selected for inclusion in
the 2003-2004 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. They represent
management in labor and employment law.
Herbert B. Wolf Jr. and S. Russell Headrick of
Hale Headrick were selected for inclusion in the 2003-2004 edition of The Best
Lawyers in America. Wolf specializes in tax law. He
earned a masters degree at New York University, and bachelors and law degrees
from the University of Memphis. Headrick specializes in First Amendment
law. He earned a bachelors degree from Rhodes
College and a law degree from the University of Tennessee. His practice areas
include life, health and disability claims litigation; First Amendment and
media law; constitutional litigation; and medical malpractice defense.
Diane Rich, Michael Binkley, Jennifer Binkley, Jason
Smith, Quinton Smith and Richard Babin, employees at Rich-Way
Landscape Inc., recently attended the Associated Landscape Contractors of
Americas annual Green Industry Conference in Nashville, Tenn.
Garner Chandler of Crye-Leike Realtors was awarded
the certified commercial investment member designation conferred by the CCIM
Institute, a Chicago-based affiliate of the National Association of Realtors.
The CCIM signifies Chandler is a recognized expert in commercial real estate
brokerage, leasing, asset management, valuation and investment analysis.
Chandler is affiliated with Crye-Leikes East Memphis branch office.
The Girl Scout Council of the Mid-South added several new
staff members in the past few months. Two new field executives have joined the
membership department. Venus Chaney and Stacey Margarita Johnson
are responsible for overseeing Girl Scout activities in specific areas within
the councils jurisdiction. Tommy Thompson joined the staff as the
volunteer development director responsible for recruitment and retention of
adult volunteers. Connie Laisle is the fund development and
communications secretary. LaTonia Bills works with the Girl Scouting in
the School Day program. The newest member of the staff is Carol Starr,