Here’s a look at promotions, hirings, movers and newsmakers in the Memphis area business scene:
Local firm Tioga Environmental Consultants announced the hiring of Joe Littlefield as a program manager. He’ll oversee inspection services related to indoor air quality, asbestos and lead for building projects in Memphis and across the Mid-South. Littlefield, a Memphis native, previously worked at Tioga as a project coordinator in 2009, the firm’s founding year, and subsequently was an industrial hygiene technician, senior environmental technician and account manager in Memphis and Birmingham. He is certified by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response. He also has certifications in asbestos and lead-based paint assessments.
DCA creative communications consulting firm promoted John David Dowdle to associate creative director and Abbie Gordon to vice president of account management. Dowdle joined the firm in 2012. Gordon has served in account management for four years, most recently as senior account manager.
Jeffrey K. Moore Jr. has joined the law firm of Nahon, Saharovich and Trotz as an associate. He is a graduate of the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law where he served as member of Moot Court Board and received the designation of a Top-Five Trial Advocate. Previously, he was with an insurance defense law firm. Moore’s practice focuses primarily on auto accident cases.
Baker Donelson has joined Out Leadership, the oldest and largest global coalition of companies working to improve LGBTQ+ equality. As an Out Leadership member the firm will have access to a wide range of offerings, including Out Leadership’s talent accelerator programs, leadership development events and a program for LGBTQ+ leaders interested in board service that provides training, development and matching with opportunities.
— Compiled by Daniel Ginsburg
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