Augusta, Georgia (PRWEB) June 04, 2012
The Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Augusta Magazine, has selected the 2012 Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals To Watch. The Top 10 in 10 Young Professionals to Watch was developed in 2009 by the chamber to annually highlight ten young professionals (age 25-35). Nominations for the honor were received in March and reviewed by a selection committee panel of business leaders in Augusta.
The top ten young professionals that emerged as this year’s most promising and rising stars are:
Robert F. Bennett, 33, economic developer, Augusta Economic Development Authority
Jenna Blackwell Matson, 28, attorney, Shepherd, Plunkett, Hamilton and Boudreaux LLC
Brian S. Coursey,33, attorney, Hull Barrett PC
Elizabeth Finch, 31, audit senior manager, Elliott Davis LLC
Summer Finley Bell, 28, senior accountant, Serotta, Maddocks, Evans & Co. CPAs
Jason Herrera, 25, entrepreneur, Herrera Systems LLC
Liz Hill, 29, morning news anchor, NBC 26 News
JaMia Jennings, 35, architect/project manager, United States Army
Lynthia Ross Owens, 34, district director for Congressman John Barrow, U.S. House of Representatives
John Paul Stout, 26, sustainable development manager, city of Augusta
Each recipient is featured in the June/July issue of Augusta Magazine and will be nominated for statewide recognition in Georgia Trend magazine's 40 under 40 list. They will also be honored at the Chamber’s Member Economic Luncheon on June 14.
About Hull Barrett, PC
Hull Barrett, PC is a full service law firm with 28 attorneys with offices in Augusta and Evans, Georgia, and Aiken, South Carolina. The firm is engaged in a general civil practice providing a broad range of legal services with an emphasis on general litigation, trials and appeals; securities and corporate law; mergers, acquisitions and public offerings; local government law and eminent domain actions; health care; intellectual property; taxation; public finance; commercial real estate; construction law and disputes; employment law; banking law; insurance law; trusts, estate planning and probate; First Amendment and media law; medical malpractice defense and environmental matters. Hull Barrett represents a broad client base of major corporations, small businesses, professional entities, financial and lending institutions, local governments, public authorities, public utilities, railroad companies, insurance companies, health care institutions and individuals.
Hull Barrett, PC is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.