November 2013 Series of Fortunate Events
Author: Special to CH2
Look out, Lisa!
Jack Roberts attended his first Bluffton Town Council meeting on August 13. He announced to Mayor Sulka that he wants her job in a few years. Anthony Barrett, town manager, introduced the sixth-grader and announced Roberts’ wishes to run for public office.
Another Big Achievement
Christopher Corkern, with The Prudential Insurance Co. and president of The Corkern Group, has been named a Court of the Table and a qualifying and life member of the Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), one of the life insurance industry’s most prestigious organizations.
Welcome to the Team
Performance Development Corporation, a Hilton Head Island headquartered web development company, is pleased to announce the addition of Paige Rose to its sales and marketing team.
Jeanette Davis, member of the Low Country, SC Kappa Delta Alumnae Chapter, attended the Kappa Delta Sorority’s National Convention in Boston, June 27-30. They received four awards: the Philanthropy Award, the Shamrock Award, the Community Visibility Award and the Excellence Award.
Lowcountry Bride & Gown and Make It Pretty floral designs celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting by the Greater Bluffton Chamber of Commerce on September 26.
A Big Day
On Friday, September 27, Sarah Reed of Edward Jones celebrated the groundbreaking of her new office located on May River Rd.
New Services Offered
The Law Office of Johnson, Smith & Associates, LLC has added residential and commercial real estate closings to their practice. The firm will continue to provide legal services in the areas of wills, trust, estate planning, probate administration and small business planning at its offices at 14 Westbury Park Way, Suite 104 in Bluffton.
The government and business affairs committee, which advises Sun City’s board of directors on local affairs, hosted a Lowcountry recognition event Oct. 2, honoring Douglas Graham, of the Levy Fire Department; Kathy Cramer and Cherie Taylor, of the Special Olympics; Shaw Chin Capps, Hope Haven of the Lowcountry executive director; and Karen Lavery, Volunteers in Medicine executive director.
Bluffton Mayor Lisa Sulka and Celia Dunn cut the ribbon to the newly expanded Celia Dunn Sotheby’s International Realty location in historic downtown Bluffton on Calhoun Street.
Another Groundbreaking Event in Bluffton!
Timeless Interiors owner Holly Dixon and Mayor Lisa Sulka joined investment and development partners to celebrate the ground breaking of Timeless Interiors’ new Bluffton Parkway facility–the newest furniture store and full service design studio in Bluffton.
A Big Honor
Stephen Frederico, a 17-year-old junior at Hilton Head Preparatory School, has been chosen to represent the State of South Carolina in the 2014 International Power Showcase, to be held January 2-5, 2014 at the Miami Marlins Stadium. Frederico will be competing against the top baseball prospects from around the globe at this event.
Offering “shabby chic” paint classes, home decor and custom gifts, Brittany and Donna Jones have opened REVIVAL designs & décor—the island’s newest furniture and accessories store.
Welcome to the Team
Larry Meyers and Victor DelGuercio have joined The Alliance Group Realty located in the Fresh Market Shoppes on Hilton Head Island.
New in Town
Dr. Porcelli and his team at Beaufort Family Dentistry are pleased to announce the expansion of their practice with the opening of a second office at 29 Plantation Park Drive Suite 303 in Bluffton.
Helen Schulze, a real estate agent with years of staging and remodeling experience, has joined The Richardson Group, adding a new dynamic to the long-established real estate company.
Long Cove Club has hired Kathleen Kiely as director of marketing and communications. Kathleen has 23 years of experience in the club industry and non-profit world and recently relocated from Cincinnati, Ohio.
Lowcountry Legal Volunteers is happy to welcome Melissa Arnold in the position of Executive Director and Paul E. Williams as a Paralegal.