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Sep 21, 2021

Ebbing Branding + Design Wins National Advertising Award

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 21, 2021

Wilmington agency Ebbing Branding + Design recently earned a Silver ADDY award.   The honor, part of the 2021 National ADDY from the American Advertising Awards, was for the firm’s packaging design on End of Days Distillery’s Port of Entry Series.   Ebbing Branding + Design specializes in advertising and design in the craft beer, wine and spirits ...

Sep 21, 2021

NHRMC Physician Group Adds Physicians To Rosters

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 21, 2021

The NHRMC Physician Group recently announced several doctors hired at the practices.   Meagan Bailey joined NHRMC Physician Group-Neurology, specializing in treating patients with Parkinson’s disease, atypical Parkinsonism, dystonia and other movement disorders. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from the University of North Texas and ...

Sep 14, 2021

Lynda Stanley To Become Head Of Dosher Hospital

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 14, 2021

Dosher Memorial Hospital’s board named Lynda Stanley as the Southport critical access hospital’s president and CEO.   The hospital announced the leadership update Thursday.   Stanley served as hospital president last year. Physician Brad Hilaman last year filled the role of Dosher’s CEO. Hilamen plans to retire at the end of this year, which ...

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Moving Beyond “Likes”: Social Media’s Impact on Public Health Initiatives

Posted Sep 16, 2021
This piece was contributed by Dr. Alexandra Krallman, Assistant Professor of Marketing, UNCW Cameron School of Business.

Over the last two years, the CDC has highlighted the impact of health disparities throughout the world. Minority groups often don’t experience healthcare equity due to a variety of factors including access barriers and feelings of skepticism or dis...read entire article
Sep 14, 2021

CloudWyze Hires Dave Pouleris As VP Of Operations

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 14, 2021

CloudWyze added Dave Pouleris to the company’s leadership team as vice president of operations.    Pouleris joined the Wilmington-based IT company after a 20-year career in the U.S. Marine Corps as a communication and information technology professional. After retiring from service, he became the first director of programs for The Honor Foundation Camp Le ...

Sep 14, 2021

Habitat Names Ferris As Director Of Development

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 14, 2021

Christina Ferris was appointed Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity’s new development director.   In the role, she is responsible for raising funds to provide affordable housing for families and individuals through the three-county Cape Fear region, officials with the nonprofit stated in a news release. 
 Ferris, who has experience as a nonprofit leader, recently ...

Sep 14, 2021

Cooper Names Locals To State Boards, Commissions

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 14, 2021

Gov. Roy Cooper recently announced appointments and nominations to state boards and commissions that include several Wilmington residents.   Cooper appointed Delores Rhodes to the Cape Fear Community College Board of Trustees as a member at large. Rhodes is an outreach liaison for the University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Watson College of Education. She h ...

Sep 7, 2021

InterCoastal Net Designs, a website development and digital marketing agency that specializes in vacation rentals and real estate companies, recently announced several hires and employee achievements.   Tyler Byrd (left) returned to the company as a key account manager. She is responsible for overseeing a specific portfolio of client accounts in InterCoastal Net Des ...

Sep 7, 2021

DAR Brunswick Town Chapter Elects Officers

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 7, 2021

The Brunswick Town Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution elected officers for their 2021-22 fiscal term.   The officers are Martha Koletar, regent; Mary Sands, vice regent; Mary Mears, recording and corresponding secretary; Deanna Antonio, treasurer; Jane Johnson, registrar; Judy Holden, chaplain; Jo-Anne Alford, historian; and Pat Steele, li ...

Sep 7, 2021

Gino Galutera Named UNCW's Auxiliary Services Director

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 7, 2021

The University of North Carolina Wilmington named Gino Galutera as the school’s director of auxiliary services.   Galutera’s appointment, which follows a national search, starts Sept. 13, according to a news release.   The university department has oversight of Campus Dining, the UNCW Bookstore, parking, transportation and One Card Office, the rel ...

Sep 7, 2021

Jeff Lesley Earns Double Centurion Producer Award

By Staff Reports, posted Sep 7, 2021

Century 21 Sweyer & Associates announced that Jeff Lesley earned the Century 21 System’s Double Centurion Producer Award for sales production, according to a news release.   Lesley is a Realtor with the firm’s Wilmington office. The 2021 Double Centurion Producer Award is based on sale production within the calendar year, and only a small n ...

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