VOL. 123 | NO. 138 | Wednesday, July 16, 2008
Addington Joins Memphis Heart Clinic
BY TAYLOR SHOPTAW | The Daily News
Dr. M. Brent Addington
Meah Yvette King
Dr. M. Brent Addington has joined Memphis Heart Clinic. Addington is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. A native of Memphis, he has been in private practice for more than 20 years in the Memphis community.
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC has been ranked among the top 10 labor and employment litigation firms in the country by Martindale-Hubbell, a global directory of legal services providers.
Terry Maready has been appointed chief information officer of Mallory Alexander International Logistics. Previously, Maready was vice president/chief technology officer of Aegis Communications Group.
Meah Yvette King, an English teacher at East High School, has been recognized by the Memphis Alliance of Black School Educators as its outstanding educator of the year. For the current academic year, 160 of King’s 161 students passed the state-mandated language exam.
Kelley & Associates Advertising Inc. has won several awards for graphic design and service excellence. Honors include Gold and Silver Aster Awards, a Silver Summit International Creative Award, President Christ Kelley’s inclusion in Memphis Business Quarterly’s 2008 Guide to the Movers & Shakers in Memphis and a TQT award from FaxonGillis Homes.
Matthew Holmes has joined Crye-Leike Realtors as an affiliate broker in the Collierville branch office. Holmes is a member of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors, Tennessee Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors.
Gwen Buccini of Agent Farmers Insurance in Bartlett and Lee Fowinkle and April Gainer, both of Agent Farmers Insurance in Memphis, have been inducted into the Farmers’ “Topper Club,” which recognizes sales achievements in 2007.
Jamie Rouse has been named 2007 Orvis Endorsed Guide of the year by The Orvis Co. Rouse of Jaime Rouse Fly Fishing Adventures has been guiding anglers the past 14 years in Arkansas and Alaska.
Terry Hardaway has been appointed treasurer for The Arc of the Mid-South’s board of directors. Hardaway serves as regional director of Food and Beverage for Harrah’s Tunica.
The Arc of the Mid-South has received the Second Place Outstanding Local Chapter Award from The Arc of Tennessee during the Tennessee Disability MegaConference Awards Banquet and Dance.
Duncan Galbreath, first-vice president of commercial banking at SunTrust Bank, has been elected president of the Phoenix Club for the 2008-2009 fundraising year. Other elected officers include Ben Buffington, executive vice president of fundraising; Ross Ridenhour, vice president of membership retention; Andrew Phillips, vice president of membership recruitment; Grant Joiner, chaplain; Nathan Walter, vice president of programs; Battle Williford, secretary; Gaines Conaway, vice president of old timers; and Forrest Aven, treasurer.
Susan Callison has joined the East Memphis office of Harris Shelton Hanover Walsh PLLC. Callison’s practice consists of estate planning, business succession planning, administration of trusts and estates, governmental pension plans, and structuring and counseling of professional practices and family businesses.
Alex Pickett has joined Grinder Haizlip Construction Co. as project manager. Pickett will focus on commercial construction, including churches, office buildings and retail centers.
The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Memphis has named its board of directors and advisory board. They are Jana Clayton, Bill Davenport, Randy Engel, Cameron Harper, Don Hutcherson, Don McDuffy, Valerie Morris, Kevin Newell and Jami Webb. Chris McDermott has joined the advisory board.
Ed Currie has joined Cadence Bank as a mortgage loan officer for the Memphis market. Currie will provide and oversee the origination of mortgage loans in Memphis and the surrounding area.