VOL. 125 | NO. 42 | Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Glankler Brown Names Bradley Chief Manager
William R. Bradley Jr.
William R. Bradley Jr. has been named chief manager of Glankler Brown PLLC.
Bradley’s primary practice areas include intellectual property, maintenance and litigation, antitrust counseling and litigation, business litigation, and construction litigation.
Bradley has extensive experience in the procurement, maintenance and enforcement of trademarks and copyrights as well as in the defense and prosecution of trade secrets and right-of-publicity claims. Bradley also has experience in a wide variety of commercial litigation matters, including antitrust litigation and construction litigation.
Ten employees at Allen & Hoshall have received the Tennessee Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Level 1 certification. They are Robert Cochran, Lynn Anderson, Barry Blue, Charles Bunniran, Glen Heath, Ed Holland, Andy Jennings, Neil Parris, Jason Sholtz and James Simpson.
Dr. W. Donald Crump has joined Crichton College as provost. Crump previously served as associate executive director for the Commission on Colleges of Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. As provost, Crump will assist with the executive leadership of the college, including academic programs and student support services.
C. Barry Ward has joined Ballin, Ballin and Fishman PC as partner. Ward previously worked at Glankler Brown PLLC and has served as general counsel to the Estate of Elvis Presley. He recently was selected as a fellow of the Tennessee Bar Association and has served on the Tennessee Judicial Selection Commission, now named the Judicial Nominating Commission.
Memphis Plaza Hotel has been renovated and has changed its name to Clarion Hotel, a part of Choice Hotels International. The hotel is at 6101 Shelby Oaks Drive. The newly renovated hotel features meeting rooms, a banquet room, a fitness room and indoor pool.
Ardell Robinson of Shelby Residential and Vocational Services has been awarded the Trust in Tennessee 2009 Employee of the Year award. The Community Rehabilitation Agencies of Tennessee selected Robinson from more than 450 employees across the state.
Judy G. Smith and Fosta Brown of Crye-Leike Realtors have earned a Short Sale & Foreclosure Resource certification from the National Association of Realtors.
Claire M. Cissell and Kevin Baskette have been named partners at the law firm Thomason, Hendrix, Harvey, Johnson and Mitchell PLLC. Cissell and Baskette practice in the areas of medical malpractice defense and general civil litigation.
Linda Bailey, the founding chief executive officer of The Leadership Academy, has launched a new Web site, www.lindabaileyleadership.com. Bailey specializes in developing leadership teams to become highly effective and accountable. Her clients include FedEx, Independent Bank, Thomas & Betts, International Paper Co., Pinnacle Airlines, Fogelman Properties and Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division.
Randy Hudgings has been named senior engineer in charge of aeronautics projects at Barge Waggoner Sumner & Cannon Inc. He will be responsible for the engineering, design and construction of all aviation projects in Tennessee, Kentucky and Mississippi.
Protech Systems Group Inc. has renewed its Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program with competencies in Networking Infrastructure Solutions, Information Worker Solutions, Security Solutions and Business Intelligence Solutions. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners receive benefits including access, training and support.
Marty Scruggs, Justin Emmons and David Dabbs have joined the Sports Medicine Outreach Program at OrthoMemphis. Scruggs will be the new director of the program and he and Emmons will serve as athletic trainers for Christian Brothers High School. Dabbs will work as athletic trainer for Evangelical Christian School.