Architecture

Richard Bing of LS3P Associates Ltd. has been named a principal. Previously, he was an associate principal. He has been with the firm as an architect since 1996. He is based in the Charleston office.

Cost management

Hunter Rickenbaker has joined SIB Fixed Cost Reduction as a client setup associate. He has a bachelor's degree from The Citadel.

Banking

Amy Bryant and Chelsea Davis have joined Anderson Brothers Bank's newly opened Summerville branch. Bryant is a customer service representative. Davis is a teller.

Engineering

Jeff Ingham has joined Davenport Engineering as its South Carolina regional director. He is based in the Mount Pleasant office. He has 23 years of traffic and transportation engineering experience. He has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Clemson University and a master’s degree in civil engineering from North Carolina State University.

Hospitality

Rebekah Grant has been promoted to operations manager at Patrick Properties Hospitality Group. Previously, she was assistant event manager. She has a bachelor’s degree in hospitality and tourism management and in accounting from the College of Charleston.

Nonprofit

Janie Warren has joined the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce as events manager. Previously, she was catering and events sales coordinator at Duvall Events. She has a bachelor’s degree in hospitality, tourism management and business administration from the College of Charleston.

Candace Gillespie has joined Audubon South Carolina as director of philanthropy. She has a background in fundraising and marketing. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina.

Publishing

Stephen Graves has joined Advantage Media Group/ForbesBooks as chief operating officer. Previously, he was vice president of operations at Krispy Kreme. He has a bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston.

Real estate

John Gadson, Erin Terrell and Gina Thomas have joined Carolina One Real Estate as agents based in the Trolley Road office in Summerville.

Gadson has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and a master's degree in business administration, both from the University of South Carolina. Previously, he worked in facilities management for Georgia College and State University and Milliken & Co.

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Terrell previously was an elementary school teacher in Worcester County, Md. She has a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Salisbury University.

Thomas previously was a personal physical fitness trainer. She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from Charleston Southern University.

Matt Pickard has joined Cushman & Wakefield|Thalhimer as a commercial sales and leasing associate. He is based in the firm’s Charleston office. Previously, he was in business development and sales in the information technology staffing industry in Nashville. He has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Auburn University.

Carroll Loewer has joined The Cassina Group as an agent. He has more than 27 years of real estate sales experience. Previously, he was with the Pulte Group.

La'Shon K. Horton has joined Exit Realty Lowcountry Group as an agent. She has 10 years of real estate sales experience.

Restaurant

Todd Johnson has been named general manager of Rita's Seaside Grille in Folly Beach. Previously, he worked in operational and systems management at Rita’s parent company, Hall Management Group.

Retail

Dawn Albright has been named general manager of BJ's Wholesale Club in Summerville. Previously, she was general manager of the BJ's store in Hampton, Va. She joined the company in 2009 as a personnel manager.