VOL. 118 | NO. 49 | Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously with Lion Heart Award
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously by Youth Villages
The late Elias J. E.J. Goldsmith was honored with
Youth Villages 5K Lion Heart Award. Goldsmith, who served Goldsmiths stores,
his family business, for 32 years in a variety of positions, was a generous
supporter of Youth Villages.
The following associates were recently honored by
Crye-Leike, Realtors, for 10 years of service: Cedric Adell, Angela
Davis, Catherine Thomas and William Mitchell, Hickory Ridge
branch; Judy Wilson, Olive Branch, Miss., branch; Lee Crouch,
Tim Lynch, Bonnie Patton, Mary Driver Smith, Randal
Smith and Kathryn Taylor, Quail Hollow branch; Willie Mae
Alexander, Mack Holt, Sharon Johnson and Thomas McGhee,
Whitehaven branch; and Jan Harbor, Crye-Leike Relocation
Services-Memphis & Middle Tennessee regions.
Melvin Lewis was named ACE of the Year 2003 for Grand
Casino-Tunica by Caesars Entertainment. The ACES awards stand for Associates
Celebrating Excellence in Service. Lewis has worked for Grand for seven years.
He lives in Tunica, Miss.
Dr. Eric Gottlieb, assistant professor of mathematics
and computer science at Rhodes College, received a Fulbright Scholar Award and
will travel to Chile to teach and conduct research during the 2004-2005
academic year. Gottlieb earned a bachelors degree from Antioch College and a
doctorate from the University of Miami.
Scott Spielberger, Memphis-area franchisee for Budget Blinds, received the
companys Diamond Club Award at Budget Blinds national convention in Las
Vegas. The award recognized exemplary sales performance in 2003. Spielberger
was in the companys top 3 percent.
Crye-Leike, Realtors, inducted the following associates into
the companys Hall of Distinction for attaining honors or serving in a
leadership role in the last year: Anita Bell, Nancy Carroll, Robert
Clay, Tommie Criswell-Jones, Nancy Guy, Jimmie E. Hopson
Jr., Kay Jefferies, Jeanene Lawhead, Lynette Magee, Lillian Schneider and
Gov. Phil Bredesen announced the following Memphis-area
appointments to state boards and commissions: Kirsten Vande Berg,
Massage Therapists Licensure Board; Dr. John W. McCoy, Psychology
Board of Examiners, Dean A. Deyo, Tennessee Film, Entertainment and
Music Commission; Tim E. Bolding, Tennessee Housing Development Agency;
and Rev. Robert E. Jones, Tennessee Human Rights Commission.
George Gordon was selected as NovaCopy Sales
Consultant of the Month for February. Gordon graduated from the University of
Memphis with a degree in communication and fine arts.
Monique Marchand was named regional food and beverage
trainer for Caesars Entertainment. Marchand was formerly manager of Louies
Steakhouse at Sheraton Casino, Tunica, Miss. Marchand graduated from Ecole
Hoteliere in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
The Tennessee State Board of Accountancy announced that the
following individuals successfully completed the November 2003 Uniform
Certified Public Accountant Examination: Arlington residents Mark A. Jones,
Tawni M. Rayman, Angela L. Ruetten, Benjamin H. Hendren and Erica
D. Jones; Collierville residents Jennifer L. Johnston, Christopher
T. Smith and Jeffrey A. Whitley; Cordova residents Jeffrey L.
Garner, Anita S. Goforth, Jeffery D. Lynn, Stephanie S.
Robertson and Charles W. Umsted; Oakland resident Kyric J.
Tucker; Horn Lake, Miss., resident Amy E. Cox; and Olive Branch,
Miss., residents Anthonette Dotson and Frederick J. Shaidnagle.