Achievers & Accolades

Nov 29, 2021

Two Join Mark Loudermilk Architecture

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 29, 2021

Wilmington-based Mark Loudermilk Architecture has welcomed two new employees, Hiral Tank and Lolu Uwadinma.  Tank earned her bachelor of architecture degree from India and then came to the United States to receive her master’s degree from Louisiana State University. After working for a firm in Baton Rouge, she moved to Wilmington to grow in her career. She ...

Nov 29, 2021

Law Firm Adds Jackson As Associate Attorney

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 29, 2021

Block, Crouch, Keeter, Behm & Sayed in Wilmington recently announced its newest associate, Samantha C. Jackson. Jackson focuses her practice on family law matters, including cases involving divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, equitable distribution and domestic violence. She has a special interest in cases impacted by domestic viol ...

Nov 29, 2021

AARP Names Associate State Director For Coastal Region

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 29, 2021

Rosalie L. Calarco, a 17-year veteran of constituent services and advocacy under two federal officeholders, has become associate state director for AARP North Carolina's coastal region.  "I believe that my dedication and passion for influencing change in people’s lives is one of the most important attributes I will bring to this position," Calar ...

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Vacation Time Is An Important Employee Benefit

Posted Nov 8, 2021
The United States has a bad reputation related to vacation time. Dubbed the “No Vacation Nation” by The Center for Economic and Policy Research, the average U.S. paid time off (PTO) policy pales in comparison to other countries. Furthermore, U.S. employees take less vacation, often leaving paid time off on the table at year-end. A entire article
Nov 29, 2021

Wilmington Eye Welcomes Surgeon

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 29, 2021

Clark Springs, a board-certified ophthalmic surgeon specializing in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery, has joined Wilmington Eye. Springs completed his residency in ophthalmology at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, where he was elected chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in cornea, cataract and refractive surgery at Duke Unive ...

Nov 29, 2021

LS3P Wins Multiple Design Awards

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 29, 2021

Architecture firm LS3P was honored with multiple awards at the annual AIA Wilmington Design Awards event held Oct. 14 at Cameron Art Museum. LS3P’s four award-winning projects included multifamily residential, recreation, commercial and net-zero designs that were recognized for design excellence. LS3P was awarded the following: Honor Award – Passage Home, ...

Nov 23, 2021

Lower Cape Fear LifeCare Names HR Vice President

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 23, 2021

Lower Cape Fear LifeCare recently named Jessica Beardsley as vice president of human resources. In this role, Beardsley will oversee all human resource operations for the local nonprofit agency. Beardsley brings more than 22 years of HR leadership after leaving her previous position at Novant Health New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) in Wilmington, as HR benefi ...

Nov 23, 2021

Murchison, Taylor & Gibson PLLC recently announced that Albert R. Sementa joined the firm as an associate attorney. Sementa is a graduate of the Michigan State University College of Law. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. His practice areas include estate and trust planning and administration, corporate law and tax law. ...

Nov 23, 2021

Robert J. Campbell, finance director of Wilmington International Airport, has been awarded the distinction of Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) by the American Association of Airport Executives, according to a news release. To qualify for his distinction, Campbell had to successfully complete three phases of the accreditation process: (1) pass a 180-item multiple-ch ...

Nov 23, 2021

Dosher Foundation Welcomes New Board Member

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 23, 2021

Dosher Memorial Hospital Foundation has welcomed Edgar Haywood III to its board of directors, according to a news release. Haywood served as CEO and administrator at Dosher Hospital from 1992 to 2012, when he retired. The foundation's board of directors is made up of a broad spectrum of community members and is charged with the responsibility of managing don ...

Nov 22, 2021

Mintz Named To Coldwell Banker 30 Under 30 List

By Staff Reports, posted Nov 22, 2021

Lauren Mintz, an agent with Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage’s downtown Wilmington office, was recently named to the Coldwell Banker International 30 Under 30 list. "This list encompasses the top young real estate professionals among Coldwell Banker’s 96,000 real estate associates affiliated with approximately 3,000 offices in 40 countries," acc ...

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