Originally created 10/01/00

On the move



Phillip Kent Jr. has joined Knology as a special markets account representative. Knology, which has headquarters in West Point, Ga., is the leading provider of bundled communications in the Southeast.

Samuel D. "Dee" Beaird has been named vice president of The Hinman Architectural Group, P.C.

Scott Wade has been named general manager of Honda Cars of Aiken.

Alan K. Griffin has been elected president of Medical Computer Business Services Inc., a physician billing company that has headquarters in Augusta.

Carolyn Little Brown has joined Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Inc. as a home mortgage consultant.

Conan Gallaty has been named new media director for The Augusta Chronicle. He will be in charge of all Internet operations involving The Chronicle, including augustachronicle.com, augustasports.com and augustagolf.com, which is the newspaper's Web site for the Masters Tournament. He also will oversee The Augusta Chronicle's service of live scoring of professional golf tournaments.

Manfred Klinke recently was promoted to district manager of service for the Southeastern region with Pegasus Airwave Inc.

George Blackburn has been named the sales team leader for Industrial Products Group's newly created sales region, consisting of the states of Virginia and North and South Carolina.

Andrea Usry has been named senior staff accountant at Serotta Maddocks Evans & Co., CPAs.

Kelley Mobley has joined SouthTrust Bank as vice president in the business banking department.

BIZ BITS

The following area residents have been named RE/MAX of Georgia top individual and team sales associates for August 2000: Debbie Eichmann, Beth Burke, Christine May, Keith Lively and Anna Richardson.

Thomas W. Norris CLU, an agent with Prudential's Greater Atlanta and Southern G Agency, has qualified for membership in the Million Dollar Round Table. MDRT membership is based on excellence in customer sales and service.

Trent Mercer, vice president of Streeter Printing and Graphics, received the Georgia Department of Industry Trade and Tourism's Award for New Tourism Initiatives at the annual Governor's Conference on Sept. 13. The award recognized Mr. Mercer's commitment to the state's tourism industry.