Career Almanac

On the Move

Architect Ginny Magrath joined the Charlotte office of LS3P.

Pet Sumner joined The Sumner Group, an advertising and public relations firm in Gastonia.

Dentistry of the Carolinas hired Murtuza Shah-Khan, DDS, who will divide his time between the practice’s Monroe and East Charlotte offices.

Mercer named David Mooney as North America health and benefits sales leader, and Gary Hartnett as office business leader for health and benefits. Both are based in Charlotte.

Lockton, an independent insurance broker, hired Daniel Barry as senior vice president.

Luquire George Andrews, the advertising and public relations agency, promoted Crandall Turner to account executive.

Attorney Christopher Kouri joined Nexsen Pruet LLC in Charlotte.

Ann Davant Crehore joined The Red Boot Coalition as the social justice organization’s first executive director.

Carocon Corporation, which specializes in wood-frame multi-family housing projects, promoted Scott Allen to vice president, David Wheeler to project manager, and Seth Caldwell to assistant superintendent.

Chad R. Winchester, wealth adviser and financial strategist, joined Thompson Financial Group, Inc.

Navigant Healthcare hired Stacey Brown as director of marketing.

Notable Items

Gov. Pat McCrory appointed health care executive Susan DeVore of Premier, Inc., and real estate developer Fred Klein of Childress Klein Properties to four-year terms on the Board of Trustees of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

The N.C. State Bar chose Theodore O. (Ted) Fillette, to receive its John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award, which honors exemplary service to the state’s legal profession.

WEICHERT, REALTORS - Rebhan & Associates earned national certification as a Woman Owned Small Business by the Greater Women’s Business Council. The firm is led by owner Kathleen Rebhan.

Everett Bowman, an attorney with Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, was honored by the N.C. Land Trust as Stanback Volunteer Conservationist of the Year.

EnCOMPASS ad agency of Cornelius won three gold and 14 silver international Communicator Awards from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts. Jerry Schroeder is the agency’s president.

REAL Trends ranked RE/MAX Executive Realty Leigh Brown & Associates as a Top 10 team for North Carolina in two categories, transactions and volume.