Preston Hickman won the International Speech contest at the Southern Colorado Division Toastmasters Contest. He is a member of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Toastmasters.
Ervin Easton won the Table Topics contest at the Southern Colorado Division Toastmasters Contest. He is a member of the Progressive Leaders Toastmasters.
Bill Bayles P.E. has joined Kirkham Michael Consulting Engineers as federal program leader and Colorado Springs office manager. He has more than 27 years of experience in civil and military engineering.
Keith Inman has been appointed National Sales Manager for the Wild Blue Yonder Network, the in-flight entertainment network of Frontier Airlines. He has more than 20 years of experience in the broadcast industry.
Sandra Rhodes has joined Cheyenne Village Inc. as development coordinator and grant writer. She has a degree in communication from Ohio University.
John Farmer has joined HenryGill Advertising of Denver as associate creative director. He has more than 15 years of experience in creative media and advertising promotions.
Donna Gerbstadt has been promoted to private banking vice president of U.S. Bank Private Client Group. She previously was assistant vice president for the group and has worked in the financial services industry for 18 years.
Andrea Stauffer has been hired by Fort Carson to work as the marketing and advertising specialist with the Directorate of Community Activities. She previously was director of communications at the Better Business Bureau of Southern Colorado.
Mark Sikorski has graduated from D.A. Davidson & Co.’s Comprehensive Wealth Management Program. He is vice president and a financial consultant with the Colorado Springs office.
Mark Hinton was recognized at Coldwell Banker NRT’s annual awards banquet as Colorado’s Top Commercial Producer for 2004, the Colorado Springs office’s Top Producer for 2004 and received the national Circle of Distinction Award.