Originally created 09/12/99

Biz bits



Martha Calderwood recently joined Baird & Co. in the bookkeeping department.

Jan Rogerson has joined the Pritchard Group Inc. as director of marketing.

Susan Seigler, of Augusta Magazine, has been promoted to sales manager of The Augusta Chronicle. She will oversee sales in west Augusta, Martinez, Evans and Thompson.

Ernie Towner has been promoted to general manager of LJL Truck Center Inc.'s Augusta office.

The Georgia Department of Industry, Trade & Tourism and the Department of Community Affairs have appointed the following members to the Regional Advisory Councils to oversee the implementation of the economic development strategy for the coming fiscal year:

Aray Darden, JTPA director, Richmond-Burke Job Training Authority; William Edwards, economic development coordinator, Georgia Power Co., Martinez; Dr. Terry Elam, president, Augusta Technical Institute; Freddie Lee Handy, Augusta Commission; Tim Maud, executive director, CSRA Regional Development Center; and Bob Young, mayor of Augusta.

Thomas Norris of Martinez and Alfred Sanders of Augusta have been recognized by Prudential Insurance Company of Augusta as top performing sales-agents.