CW Jackson Construction Inc. moved to 7545 Montevideo Road in Jessup.
Vicki Moore was named a top sales associate for November by Coldwell Banker Home Realty. Mrs. Moore is an associate in the real estate firm's Severna Park office.
Open for business
Scan International, a Silver Spring-based furniture retailer, opened a warehouse outlet at 8660 Cherry Lane in Laurel. Abby Yunger is outlet manager.
Budget Tax, a tax preparation service, was opened by Jeffrey A. Legum in Brooklyn Park Plaza.
Ames & Gough Insurance/Risk Management Inc., an insurance brokerage firm, was opened at 6155 Executive Blvd. in Rockville by Marshall Ames and Gary Gough.
Sherman R. Smoot Corp. in Washington won a $5.5 million construction contract for a 170,000-square-foot addition to Nordstrom's Maryland Distribution Center in Upper Marlboro.
Carpet Knights of Eldersburg won a contract for the regional rights to distribute carpeting with sport logos for professional football, basketball, baseball, hockey teams and college sports that are part of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
Gray Kirk/VanSant, a Baltimore-based advertising and public relations agency, is representing the following
clients: Home Quarters Warehouse Inc., a Virginia Beach, Va.-based subsidiary of Hechinger Co.; Waccamaw Corp., a Myrtle Beach, S.C.-based chain of houseware and home decor stores; and Comsat, Mobile Communications Division based in Washington, D.C.
Earle Palmer Brown, a regional marketing communications agency, announced that the Norfolk, Va., office is providing media and public relations services for Spirit Cruises.
Tamarack Construction Co. in Glen Arm won a contract to design and build an office and warehouse building in Owings Mills for Gold Rush Inc., operators of Linen Locker stores. The company also received a contract to design and build office renovations for the Towson location of J. C. Ehrlich Co. Inc.
RehabTech, a health and disability consulting firm in Ellicott City, is preparing the annual report for Volunteers in Medical Engineering, an organization that applies industrial technology to help people with disabilities.
Wordperfect Baltimore Users Group, an educational forum for WordPerfect users, elected the following officers: David Kennedy, president; Lil Goldberg, vice president; Ellen Stein, secretary; Merry Perry, treasurer; Mark Ripper and Myra Roush, board members-at-large; Chaim Yudkowsky, publicity chairperson; Robin DiPaola, membership chairperson; and Penny McCrimmon, program chairperson.
The Maryland Hospital Association in Lutherville appointed Brian Wallin vice president for communications.
RTCA Inc., a Washington-based corporation devoted to advancing the art
and science of aviation and aviation systems, elected Andrew T. Hospodor chairman of the board and David S. Watrous president. Mr. Hospodor is chairman and chief executive officer of Arinc in Annapolis, and Mr. Watrous is the former executive and technical director of RTCA.
Homebuilders Association of Maryland elected Michael Barrett president of the Sales and Marketing Council. Mr. Barrett is sales manger for Landmark Homes.
Association of Engineering Geologists elected Stephen L. Garrison president. Mr. Garrison is senior vice president of KCI Technologies Inc. in Towson.
League of Life and Health Insurers of Maryland Inc. appointed Deborah R. Rivkin executive director. Ms. Rivkin is an associate with the Baltimore law firm Shapiro and Olander.
The Advisory Board, a group for business owners in the Washington area, named Brent A. Turner chairman. Mr. Turner is senior partner of Turner, Weisman, Polan & White, an accounting, tax and management firm in Rockville.
Restaurant Association of Maryland Inc. elected the following officers: John Schulze of Pizza Hut of Maryland, second-term president; Paula Kreuzburg of Mrs. K's Toll House in Silver Spring, first vice president/president-elect; Frank Kosmakos of Maria's in Westminster, second vice president; Larry VanWert of Lowe's Annapolis, third vice president; Richard McClure of Carrol's Creek Cafe in Annapolis, secretary; Linda Deffinbaugh
of Fred & Harry's in Silver Spring, treasurer.