SHALLOTTE, N.C. – Charley Axsom, Director of Operations for the Brunswick County Association of REALTORS®, recently earned the Certified Nonprofit Accounting Professional (CNAP) designation from NonprofitCPAs, a nationwide network of CPAs who are committed to growing their practice, providing impactful advisory services to clients, and improving the depth and expertise in the matters that are most…

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Oak Island, NC – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce held its Inaugural Coastal Home & Lifestyle Showcase on Saturday, May 8th in Middleton Park Extension on Oak Island.  The free event attracted over 400 people looking to connect with local businesses who specialize in maintaining their homes, outdoor living, and supporting a healthy and active…

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SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital welcomes Catherine Mohr, RN, DNP, NEA-BC as the new Chief Nursing Officer.  Ms. Mohr has an extensive background as a senior healthcare executive with over 26 years in both large academic medical centers as well as community hospitals.  Ms. Mohr came to Dosher after serving as the Executive Vice President/System…

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SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital has recently earned their ISO 9001:2015 certification.  The ISO 9001 standard is a quality management certification which promotes adaptation of a process approach and demonstrates commitment to consistency, continual improvement, and patient satisfaction.  The ISO 9001 standard for healthcare provides a model for a quality management system which focuses on…

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The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce awarded twenty-eight local businesses a Golden Pineapple Award at a ceremony held at the Chamber.  Spring 2021 Golden Pineapple Award Winners are:    Accommodations:  LaPolena Bed & Breakfast Inn;  Activities & Attractions:  The Adventure Kayak Company, Cape Fear Fitness, Inspirations Dance Centre, Yeah Right Charters;  Food & Drink:   Duffer’s…

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BOLIVIA, N.C. – Brunswick County welcomes Haynes Brigman as the organization’s newest deputy county manager this month, bringing more than 12 years of experience in local government leadership to the team. Brigman joins Brunswick County after serving as town manager for the Town of Harrisburg since 2016. He also previously served as town manager for the towns…

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On June 2, the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce held a Ground Breaking Ceremony at the future site of Mansfield Sales & Service. Mansfield Sales & Service, Inc. has been in business for over 37 years and as the area has grown, so has their business. Matt Mansfield, Owner and General Manager is excited about…

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CAMS Continues to Promote Community Manager Education June 2021: Five Community Managers with Community Association Management Services (CAMS), have been named Certified Managers of Community Associations (CMCA®) by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB). To achieve this certification, candidates must pass the CMCA examination, a rigorous test that measures knowledge of community management best practices.…

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