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Inside Tracks

Beazer Homes has appointed Jennifer Willard as regional marketing manager for the Myrtle Beach Division. 

G3 Engineering congratulated Dale Price on his new position as project coordinator/designer II.

RE/MAX Southern Shores announced the addition of REALTORS Mark Purcell, Craig Atkins, Amanda Lamb, Mike Fiebernitz and Bobbei Ruswinckel to the team of professional sales associates serving Horry and Georgetown counties.

Watermark Real Estate Group congratulated Chris Kavanagh as the Top Listing Agent and Gary Falconer as the Top Selling Agent for 2018.

On the Board

Tidelands Health Foundation welcomed three new members to its board. Anita Williams, Tom Marchant and Blayne Perry are the newest members of the 16-member board. Composed of community leaders, the volunteer board provides guidance and leadership to the foundation, which works in concert with Tidelands Health to provide new technologies, modern, convenient facilities and increased access to health care services within the Tidelands region.

Longtime Georgetown County physician Dr. Gerald Harmon, vice president of medical affairs for Tidelands Health, has been appointed by U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao for a two-year term to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Medical Review Board.

Laura Sousa, risk manager at Tidelands Health, and been elected to a statewide risk management board. Sousa will serve as secretary of the South Carolina Chapter of the American Society of Healthcare Risk Management. 

Applause! Applause!

Horry Georgetown Technical College announced a $750,000 cybersecurity grant from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) and an educational partnership with the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SPAWARSYSCEN) Atlantic. The grant and advanced cybersecurity degree will not only create a pipeline to fill critical cybersecurity jobs at SPAWARSYCEN, but will also equip HGTC with state-of-the-art training technology and resources to meet cybersecurity training needs throughout South Carolina. The new program will be unique to South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia.

Tidelands Health program that promotes positive lifestyle changes to help reduce the incidence of diabetes in our region has earned national recognition from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The Tidelands Health Diabetes Prevention Program recently became only the ninth of its kind in South Carolina to earn full recognition from the CDC. The designation is reserved for diabetes prevention programs that effectively deliver a quality, evidence-based program that meets stringent CDC guidelines. 

For the third year in a row, Tidelands Health Executive Vice President and CFO Elizabeth “Beth” Ward has been named one of the 143 “Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know” by the national publication “Becker’s Hospital Review.” 

On the Move

Design the Sign has relocated to 1788 Hwy. 501, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

Acquisition

Burr & Forman LLP announces that it successfully completed its transaction with Carolinas-based McNair Law Firm, P.A., effective Jan. 1, 2019. The Carolina-based offices will operate as Burr Forman McNair for a period of two years to leverage the strength of the McNair brand and reputation.

Happy Anniversary 

During February, 140 investors will be celebrating their Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce anniversaries ranging from one year up to 32 years. 

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Business Bulletin recognizes new employees, staff promotions, relocations and expansions, awards, class and convention attendance, new websites, and year-end accomplishments for top real estate producers/sales. Send updates to Kori.Hippe@VisitMyrtleBeach.com.