A Week In Business – August 26, 2016

Contractor Selected SALISBURY – Gillis Gilkerson announced this week it has been hired to build Park Place Plaza, a multi-use development at 12720 Ocean Gateway in West Ocean City. The 19,930-square-foot development includes both retail and restaurant space and 12,000 square feet in an additional building for professional office space. “We look forward to contributing… Read more »

A Week In Business – August 19, 2016

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New MAC Director Named SALISBURY — MAC Incorporated’s Board of Directors has appointed a new executive director, effective Oct. 1. Pattie A. Tingle will succeed Margaret A. “Peggy” Bradford, who will retire from MAC on Sept. 30, after serving for 37 years as the executive director. A reception to welcome Tingle will be held Friday,… Read more »

A Week In Business – August 12, 2016

Annual Awards Presented OCEAN PINES – In recognition of their hard work to uphold the highest of industry standards, seven local real estate professionals were honored during the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) 2016 Annual Awards ceremony on Wednesday, Aug. 3, at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club. Don Bailey, a REALTOR® with Coldwell Banker Residential… Read more »

A Week In Business

The Coastal Delaware Running Festival was a fundraiser for many local charities including Autism Delaware. Most recently John Wiley II, president of Peninsula Oil, made a donation of $5,000 to Autism Delaware. “At Peninsula, we know our neighbors and our neighbors know us. We have been serving Delmarva for over 80 years and it is our… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 29, 2016

Bank Announces Addition BERLIN — Calvin B. Taylor Banking Company President and Chief Executive Officer Raymond M. Thompson has announced that Douglass M. Cook has joined the bank as Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer. In this role, Cook will assume the management and oversight of the bank’s loan operations including the lending team… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 22, 2016

Atlantic General Hospital recently awarded the Daisy Award for excellence in nursing to Registered Nurse Patty Tull at a recent presentation. Tull currently works in Surgical Services and has worked at Atlantic General Hospital since 2006. Winning the Daisy award was unexpected. “Deciding to go back to school and changing my life and career, I… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 15, 2016

Service Award Received REHOBOTH BEACH, DEL. — The Delaware Advisory Council on Career and Technical Education (DACCTE) recently honored SoDel Concepts, a hospitality company, with its Outstanding Service Award for a Delaware business. Samuel E. Lathem, chairman of DACCTE, presented the award on June 9, at the Outlet at the Duncan Center in Dover. Terry… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 8, 2016

The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce celebrated the opening of the Harrison Group’s new Starbucks on 16th Street last week with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Pictured, front from left, are Ruth Waters, Harrison Group Sales Director; Mary Knight, OC Council Secretary; Melanie Pursel, OC Chamber Executive Director; Brett Wolf, OC Chamber President; Matt Parsons,… Read more »

A Week In Business – July 1, 2016

BEACON at Salisbury University and MAC Inc., the Area Agency on Aging, recently sponsored the 2016 GrayShore Summit, a discussion of the challenges and opportunities facing the 50-plus population on the Eastern Shore in the coming years. Pictured, from left, are keynote speaker Howard Bedlin, vice president for public policy and advocacy, National Council on… Read more »