■ Marilynn Morrow, RN, BSN, CHPN from Hospice of the Bluegrass, has received the Designation in Pain Management and Communication Skills through the Center to Advance Palliative Care.
■ Adrienne Grizzell, owner of Management, Inc., is one of 40 women nationwide who has been chosen as a member of the Leadership America Class of 2015, the longest-running women's leadership development program in the U.S. As part of the year-long program, Grizzell will visit three cities where she will meet some of the nation's leading decision-makers and future-forward thinkers.
■ United Real Estate — Lexington has been named Top Affiliated Company of the Year at the 2015 United Real Estate CaptURE Success Convention. Since opening in September 2013, the United Real Estate — Lexington office has seen outstanding growth, and the office now ranks third in total number of producing agents out of 548 offices that are members of the Lexington MLS.
Awards winners also include Geoff Brewer and Brenda Stewart. Nationally, Brewer ranked third in total sold sales volume and second for total number of transactions closed. Stewart ranked second in the nation as top earning agent.
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■ The Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County is accepting nominations for its annual Individual and Corporate Champion of Diversity awards.
Nominations will be accepted through July 3 by contacting the Urban League at RSVP@ullexfay.org, Ullexfay.org, or by completing the nomination form online via SurveyMonkey.com. To nominate an individual, go to Surveymonkey.com/r/W2NDZM8; to nominate a corporation, go to Surveymonkey.com/r/CWKGZGB.
■ Baptist Health Lexington is one of 75 accredited cancer programs in the United States and the only one in Kentucky to be presented with the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. The award acknowledges cancer programs that achieve excellence in providing quality care to cancer patients. For a list of all U.S. cancer programs that received the award in 2014 visit Facs.org/quality-programs/cancer/accredited/about/outstanding/2014.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo