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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is organizing a humanitarian aid drive to benefit families in the Myrtle Beach area and families of Fajardo, Puerto Rico, the town where the 2017 Puerto Rico Tip-Off Classic was originally set to be played. Because Fajardo was devastated by Hurricane Maria, this significant basketball event was relocated to the Grand Strand. The 2017 Puerto Rico Tip-Off will ...read more
Categories: Chamber
Thursday, November 09, 2017
The general public is invited to attend a ribbon cutting on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 11 AM hosted by Little River Chamber of Commerce to welcome their new member & new business Sports Store to the area. The Sports Store in Calabash is your new go-to for all your sports apparel, fan gear, and merchandise from the NFL, NBA, MLB, and more. Sports Store is located at 9970-5 Beach Drive, Calabash, NC, ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members, Chamber
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
Melinda Drake-Pearce has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management. She will also serve as the official Bank Security Officer. Drake-Pearce has over 26 years of credit union experience, having previously served as Operations Manager, Branch Manager, and Compliance Officer. She received her Credit Union Compliance Expert designation from the Credit Union ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Beach Scene Magazine, a product of Zeus Digital Marketing, has announced that it will serve as host for the Little River Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours networking event from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 21st. The event will be held at 1013 Hwy 17 South, NMB, SC 29582.   The Chamber's Business After Hours events provide an opportunity for Chamber members to enhance their ...read more
Categories: Announcements from Members, Chamber
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
Do you have one place where you keep all your important records and documents handy? If you ever had to make a run for it, would you have all the important documents you needed to rebuild your life? Hopefully, those documents are in a fireproof location, and assembled inside a great, organized binder where you can find everything quickly. No? Then, let's get started creating your own Emergency ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, November 06, 2017
JULIE CARELOCK JOINS THOMAS REAL ESTATE, INC.    North Myrtle Beach, S.C. — Thomas Real Estate, Inc., of North Myrtle Beach, S.C., is pleased to announce that Julie Carelock has joined the team as director of property services. Carelock has over 20 years of professional senior property management experience. She has successfully managed the operations of 1,015-unit portfolio consisting of ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Announcements from Members
Monday, October 30, 2017
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2018 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Small Business Person of the Year. Since 1963, National Small Business Week has recognized the outstanding achievements of America’s small businesses for their contributions to their local communities, and to our nation’s economy.   The 2017 ...read more
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
COLUMBIA – The U.S. Small Business Administration guaranteed 549 small business loans, totaling $388 million in the Palmetto State for fiscal year 2017. The number of loans approved increased by 32 representing a 6.6 percent increase. Total loan amount increased by 41 percent from 2016. SBA’s fiscal year began October 1, 2016 and ended on September 30, 2017.   The top lender under the SBA’s ...read more
Categories: Economic
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Spartanburg, SC – The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) announced their 2018 Board of Directors at their 2017 Annual Management Conference held last week in Spartanburg, SC.  The following chamber professionals will serve on the 2018 Executive Committee: President – Elaine Spalding, Rowan County (NC) ChamberPresident-Elect – Dean Faile, Lancaster County (SC) ...read more
Categories: Chamber