MYRTLE BEACH — Dennis Wade, president and chief executive officer of The Jackson Companies, has been named chairman of the board of directors of Coastal Carolina Bancshares, the holding company for Coastal Carolina National Bank.
Wade is replacing Chester A. Duke, who has been board chairman since the bank was founded in 2009. Wades appointment is effective Jan. 1.
Wade has been chairman of the boards of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce and the Coastal Educational Foundation, board treasurer of the S.C. Chamber of Commerce and a member of the board of the Waccamaw Community Foundation and of the board of visitors of the Wall School of Business at Coastal Carolina University.
Contact STEVE JONES at 444-1765.