Folks about town
Marc Warren has joined Quackenbush Architects & Planners as project architect.
Select Health of South Carolina has been named a top four finalist and has received honorable mention in the diversity communications category at the PR News’ Corporate Social Responsibility awards luncheon.
Shontel Cain has been named the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Midlands Youth of the Year.
Ducks Unlimited, the Columbia Chapter, has earned a spot in the Top 100 out of more than 2,700 Duck Unlimited chapters na-tionwide.
Amy Hil l, with Sowell, Gray, Stepp, & Laffitte, will receive the James Petigru Compleat Lawyer Award Silver Medallion in April.
Colliers International has been ranked among the top three global commercial firms by The Lipsey Company.
David Split tgerber has joined Derrick, Stubbs, & Stith as a partner.
J.P. Scurry, with Colliers International, has been named Top Sales Agent of the Year by the Central Carolina REALTORS Association.
Rox Pollard, Chuck Salley, J.P. Scurry, with Colliers International, have been named Gold Level of the Circle of Excellence by the Central Carolina REALTORS Association, the highest award given by the CCRA.
Tr ipp Bradley, Henry Moore, Tommy Johnson, Henr y Roe, and Craig Waites, of Colliers International, have been named to the Silver Level of the Circle of Excellence by the Central Carolina REALTORS Association.
Marsha Davis, Pendleton Grove, Neel Keenan, John Sellers, and Tommy Tapp, of Colliers International, have been named to the Bronze Level of the Circle of Excellence by the Central Carolina REALTORS Association.
Pam Baker has joined Parker, Poe, Adams, & Bernstein as counsel of the firm’s Environmental group.
Chandler Abbott has joined Homeowners Mortgage Enterprises as an account executive for Correspondent Services in South Carolina.
Lee Marsha, senior broker with NAI Avant’s Brokerage team, has been selected to serve a second term on the Climate Protection Action Committee by Columbia City Council. Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins and members of his command staff recently promoted several members of Columbia Fire Department: David Laird Captain to Battalion Chief to District Chief; James Warf, Kirk Tilton, Todd Scott, Brandon Cook, Jeremy Whitford, Victor Kemper, John Jones, David Buck, Gary Wal ters, Michael Sneeden, Wil l iam Blocker, Justin P. Watson, and Yancy Colvin Engineer to Captain Engineer; Antonio Williams, Devon Ash, Jacob Lutz, Jonathan Beresford, Randall Headden, Ricky Long, Donovan Bolton, LeVar Langston, Luciano Cervantes, Bobby Philips Jr., Christopher Cotton, Chad Alexander, Franklin Amick, Duston Lone, Brian Stone, Jordan Lutz, and Alan Moody Firefighters to Senior Firefighters; Gary Hewitt Jr. Assistant District Chief; Anthony Holloway, Curtis Hil l , James Hamil ton, Jacob Eller, Mitchell Hall, Bryan Duggan, Andrew Stender, Brian O’Donnell, Joe Strickland, Michael Lunsford, Kevin King, Gary Parnell, Steve Manning, Jason Schumacher, Brett Fleming, and Paul Baust Senior Firefighter to Engineer.
Andrew Fallon, assistant vice president of Calkain Companies, was presented the Calkain Cup for generating the most revenue in 2012.
Columbia Police Department Drug Suppression Team has won Top National Award from the National Criminal Enforcement Association..
Steve Hamm, with Richardson Plowden, has been selected by USC School of Law as a 2013 Compleat lawyer, Platinum Level, and was honored by SC Lawyers Weekly with a Leadership in Law award.