EMILY BELSHE (1) has joined the Carmody MacDonald P.C. litigation team, and LISA WILIGORSKI has joined as firm administrator. james CARMODY (2) has been named a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Suttle Mindlin has received the American Institute of Architects’ 2008 Distinguished Award for Interior Design for its Dolce Vita Porto project in Portugal.

KETC/Channel 9 has named NANCY BURCHFIELD director of major and planned giving.

CHRISTIE SCHMUKE (3) has joined Affinity Law Group LLC as associate attorney.

Arcturis has announced the additions of KAREY BROWN as project manager for interiors and LESLIE TEPEN as marketing coordinator.

Grizzell and Co. was selected as a winner in the 2008 American Graphic Design Awards competition.

Cannon Design has announced the promotions of CRAIG NORMAN and NATALIE PETZOLDT to VP and the appointment of DAVID POLZIN (4) to associate principal.

The Kemp Foundation and Kemp Auto Museum were awarded ‘Most Significant Mercedes-Benz’ at the Meadowbrook Concours d’Elegance.

Butler’s Pantry has announced the additions of KRISTI OPPERMAN (5) as director of special projects and NICOLE MONTGOMERY (6) as sales assistant.

Des Peres Hospital has received seven CIGNA Quality and Centers of Excellence Designations.

St. John’s Mercy Medical Center has named MICHAEL JARVIS (7) executive director of pharmacy.

GREG NEFF has celebrated 10 years of offering chiropractic and acupuncture services in St. Louis.

Eckelkamp & Associates has been selected as ‘Best in St. Louis’ by the U.S. Local Business Association.

STEVE SHORTLAND (8) has opened DES Staffing Service.

DARCELL SCHARFF, Ph.D., has been named associate dean for academic affairs at Saint Louis University School of Public Health.

Meramec Valley Bank has named CHRIS BEHRENDS (9) VP, relationship management.

KEVIN NEILL has joined Trailnet as a community planner.

Cordell & Cordell P.C. has named FRANCIS MURPHY III partner.