Business Bulletin

Business Bulletin - April

INSIDE TRACKS

Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union announced that August Mize has joined the team as the new digital marketing specialist.

RE/MAX Southern Shores announced the addition of REALTORS Wendy Bitting, Linc Bitting, Pat Hensley and Seth June to the team of professional sales associates serving Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick counties.

APPLAUSE! APPLAUSE!

Burr Forman McNair announced that Henrietta U. Golding – Employment and Labor - was selected for inclusion among Super Lawyers for 2019.

Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union was recently presented with a CUNA Diamond Award. The national awards recognize outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry.

Congratulations to Christine Clark, with RE/MAX Southern Shores, who has earned her way into the RE/MAX Hall of Fame, which honors highly successful agents who have a specific length of service and commissions earned.

Mary Gianforte, a certified diabetes educator and dietitian with the Tidelands Health Diabetes Center, was named the 2019 National Diabetes Prevention Program Lifestyle Change Coach of the Year.

Tidelands Health radiation oncology program earned reaccreditation from the American College of Radiology. The health system’s radiation oncology program is one of only a dozen such programs in South Carolina to earn the distinction.

Tidelands Health marketing and communications department earned a dozen awards – including five first-place honors – in the South Carolina Press Association’s annual awards contest. Tidelands Health won first place in the reporting-in-depth category for its comprehensive coverage of Hurricane Florence last year, including the health system’s preparations and how it weathered the storm, as well as tips for residents in the storm’s path. Other first-place awards: Public relations program for the 2017 annual report; Electronic newsletter/publication for the MyCarolinaLife.com e-newsletter; Sports reporting for a story about a pitcher who returned to the mound after recovering from an injury; Feature writing for a story about a popular cook in the hospital cafeteria.

Pam Warren, association manager with Tradd Management, has earned the CMCA designation.

ON THE BOARD

Dr. Robert Farrar and Mr. Robert Hucks, II have been appointed to Horry Georgetown Technical College’s Area Commission, the nine-member governing board of the college.

WE’VE MOVED!

Hospice Care of South Carolina has moved to 4593 Oleander Dr., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY 

During April, 123 investors will be celebrating their Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce anniversaries ranging from one year up to 39 years for Green’s Discount Beverages, your place for liquor, wine, beer and party supplies.  

39 Years
Green’s Discount Management

35 Years
Beachcomber Vacations

20 Years
Second Wind Tours, LLC

15 Years
Security Vision
South Wind On The Ocean
The Earthworks Group, Inc.

10 Years
Hampton Inn Murrells Inlet
Ocean Front Bar & Grill
Paradise Resort

5 Years
break BIG entertainment
Building Industry Synergy
Ducati's Pizza
Empress Management, LLC
Marco’s Pizza
Rotary Club of Carolina Forest
Sandhills Bank

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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.

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Goldfinch Winslow Law Firm welcomed Allie Argoe, attorney, and Alisha Gardner, paralegal, to their team.

Michael Maely has joined LHWH Advertising and Public Relations as the new business development director, and Justine Schwindel has joined as a content strategist.

Bryant Evans, with RE/MAX Southern Shores, has received the RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award, which honors highly successful agents who have a specific length of service and commissions earned. Less than 23 percent of the RE/MAX network has achieved this prestigious award. 

Dr. Salim Gerhard Ghorra, board-certified, fellowship-trained general surgeon, has joined the medical staff of Tidelands Health, and Carl Lindquist has been named director of strategic communications and advocacy for Tidelands Health.

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce announced the following promotions: Cindy Gettig has been promoted to vice president of Business Development; Kasey Harkins has been named Airport Visitor Center manager; and Andrea Hardwick was promoted to Oak Street Visitor Center assistant manager. In addition, the chamber welcomed Heather Edwards as the new accounting specialist.

APPLAUSE! APPLAUSE!

Coldwell Banker Chicora Advantage announced that they were named 2019 Platinum Award winner by the Cartus Broker Network, the nation’s largest relocation network. Platinum is the highest level of the Excellence Awards presented to principal brokers

Horry Georgetown Technical College recognized three standout employees at the South Carolina Technical Education Association’s (SCTEA) Annual Conference. HGTC’s Educator of the Year Award recipients were: Heather Hoppe, registrar, in the administrator category; Chef Geoffrey Blount of the International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach in the faculty category; and April Garner, director of HGTC’s career resource center, in the staff category. Professor Casey King also was a finalist for the A. Wade Martin Innovator of the Year award for his work with the HGTC Addiction and Recovery Series. In addition, HGTC’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter, Alpha Nu Sigma, won first place in the Student Community Involvement Project competition at the SCTEA’s Annual Conference. The group’s project, Honors in Action, focused on raising awareness in the local community of human trafficking in Horry and Georgetown counties.   

Two Tidelands Health nursing assistants have earned awards for their positive attitudes and the compassionate care they provide to patients. Mary Ann Trotter and April Nichole Johnson were recently recognized with “Caring Hearts” awards, which are granted each year to Tidelands Health team members who demonstrate extraordinary teamwork and a commitment to help patients, visitors and fellow Tidelands Health team members.

Scott E. McNew, with Tradd Commercial, has been awarded the NAR National Commercial Award. Award recipients are REALTOR® members of the National Association of REALTORS® and nominated by their state or local board or commercial group for recognition of their professional achievements at the national level.

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY 

During March, 119 investors will be celebrating their Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce anniversaries ranging from one year up to 39 years for Manpower, your staffing provider delivering jobs hiring, career resources, and education based on your career goals.  

39 Years
Manpower

35 Years
Covenant Towers

25 Years
Grand Strand Nissan, Inc.

20 Years
Croissants Bistro & Bakery
InterDyn‑Artis
Murrells Inlet 2020, Inc.

15 Years
Classic Commerial, Inc.

5 Years
Clemmons Law Firm, LLC
Cold Stone Creamery at The Market Common
Dagwood's Deli & Bumstead's Pub
Dagwood's Deli & Sports Bar
Guild Mortgage Company

Share Your News 

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.