Eric R. Benson has been named a shareholder and director with Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe. He advises clients on business structure and formation, mergers and acquisitions, leases, contracts, employment, compensation and incentive plan issues, matters related to equities and debt, and general corporate matters. He has a degree from Dartmouth College and Harvard Law School.
Sean M. McGuiness has joined the gaming industry team and business services practice group of Butler Snow. He has three degrees from Drake University.
Rusty Gregory has been named chief executive officer for Alterra Mountain Co., operators of Winter Park and Steamboat ski resorts. He had been with Mammoth Resorts in California.
Andrew Klein has joined the Denver Beer Co. as director of marketing. He had been with Unleaded Group.
At JW Marriott Denver Cherry Creek:
Kathy Hastings is food and beverage director. She had been with the Grand Hyatt Seattle and the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort & Spa.
Randall Baldwin is executive chef. He is a graduate of the Art Institute of Denver and had been with The Westin Snowmass Resort, the Snowmass Club, The Artisan Restaurant at the Stonebridge Inn in Snowmass and the Limelight Hotel in Aspen.
Bryan Ulrich has joined Stantec as a vice president in its mining practice. He is a graduate of the University of Alberta.
David Nuss is director of safety for BCER. He had been with the National Fire Protection Association. He has degrees from Regis University and the University of Colorado.
Employers Council reports the following promotions:
Michelle Jacobsen is director of employment law services. She is a graduate of University of Wyoming.
Curtis Graves is director of sales and marketing. He has degrees from the University of New Hampshire and the University of Denver.
Lorrie Ray is director of membership services. She has degrees from the University of Colorado and the University of Denver.
James Brady, Campbell Davis and Rachel Shanahan have joined the capital markets and investment properties practice of CBRE. They had been with Cushman & Wakefield. Brady is first vice president and is a graduate of the University of Colorado. Davis is a senior associate and has degrees from the University of North Carolina and the University of Colorado. Shanahan is client services specialist and is a graduate of Central Michigan University.
Ellory Read has joined Benchmark Commercial as an associate broker. She is a graduate of Chapman University.