Robert G. Boyle Jr. has joined Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank as a partner. His practice focuses on commercial real estate acquisition, development, financing and leasing for local and national clients. Boyle was previously a partner at Hirschler Fleischer and served as a member of the Henrico County School Board. He has degrees from the University of Richmond and the University of Pittsburgh.
Jeffrey H. Newhouse has joined the litigation practice of Hirschler Fleischer as a partner. He has degrees from Union College and Fordham University. He advises clients on complex commercial litigation matters, including class actions and high-exposure individual actions.
Chad J. Harcum has joined TowneBank as an executive vice president and director of corporate banking. He had been with Wells Fargo and is a graduate of Virginia Tech.
At Davenport & Co.:
Devon M. King has been elected to the board of directors.
David C. Anderson and George L. Smith III have been elected to the executive committee.
James Jamison has recently joined Networking Technologies + Support Inc. as a team lead.
Joining Convergent Technologies Group:
Ryan Hamilton is an ISR field sales support. He is a graduate of East Tennessee State University.
Daniel K. Bendele is an SMB account manager. He has degrees from Longwood University and Regent University.
Betty Davis has joined the Short Pump office of Long & Foster Real Estate.
Michael R. Taylor has been named chief curator and deputy director for art and education at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, effective Aug. 10. He had been director of the Hood Museum of Art at Dartmouth College.
Alex Georghiou has joined Pulsar Advertising as an account coordinator. She is a graduate of Old Dominion University.
Robert Reed of SMI Hotel Group and Neil Burton of Strangeways Brewing have been elected to the board of directors of the Virginia Hospitality & Travel Association as directors at large.