Turning Points: August 2009
McKim & Creed, Raleigh, N.C., acquired JMR Surveying Group LLC, a 3D laser scanning and surveying company near Orlando, Fla.
Pennoni Associates relocated its Baltimore office to 323 West Camden Street, Suite 600.
MAPPS, Reston, Va., announced election results for its board of directors. Jeff Lovin, of Woolpert Inc., is president and serves as chairman of the board of directors. Lovin is the vice president and managing principal of the Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Division of Woolpert. He has served as a member of the MAPPS board of directors, president-elect, chairman of the Aviation Bill Task Force, and as a member of the Legislative Affairs Committee. Richard “Dick” McDonald, of Geospatial Corp., is president-elect. McDonald is the executive vice president of GIS Operations for Geospatial Corp. He has been a member of the MAPPS board of directors for the past four years, serving as secretary for the past two, as chairman of the Underground Utilities Task Force and co-chair of the MAPPS Agency Liaison Committee with the departments of Defense and Homeland Security. Mike Tully, of Aerial Services Inc., is secretary, and Robert “Bob” Hickey, of Photo Science Inc., is treasurer. Newly elected directors are Eric Andelin, of Aerial Data Service Inc., Craig Molander, of Surdex Corp., and Mark Safran, of BAE Systems. Re-elected to the board is Brant Howard, of CompassData Inc. Rounding out the nine-person board is incumbent director Scott Perkins, of Wilson & Co. The elections took place June 26 during the annual business meeting.
Associate Editor Wendy Lyons compiles “Turning Points.” Contact her at 248/786-1620 or lyonsw@bnpmedia.