Business Pulse for the Myrtle Beach area: Dec.21

December 21, 2013 


•  Amanda Phillips and Craig Rabon have joined CresCom Bank’s Retail Mortgage Group team as assistant vice presidents; Patty Stacy as mortgage originator for North Myrtle Beach, Little River, Conway, Loris and Brunswick County, N.C.; Scott Branstrom as retail mortgage loan officer and Griffin Morrow as mortgage loan officer.

•  Bruce Hendricks “Brucie” Smith has joined Richardson Plowden & Robinson’s medical malpractice group as an associate attorney in the Myrtle Beach office.

•  Lauren Henson has joined CresCom Bank as senior vice president of training and employee development based in the Litchfield-Pawleys Island branch.

•  Pat Harris has joined The Brandon Agency as creative director.


•  Jason Withers has been promoted to banking officer in the credit analyst department of CresCom Bank at the 38th Avenue North branch in Myrtle Beach.


•  Julie Norton-Dew, deputy general manager of finance/CFO of CoastRTA, has been selected as a member of Leadership APTA Class of 2014 with the American Public Transportation Association, one of 25 people in the country selected for the program.

•  Philip A. Clayton, president and CEO of Conway Medical Center, has been re-elected and elected vice chairman of Palmetto Hospital Trust, PHT Services and Palmetto Healthcare Liability Insurance Program boards for 2014.

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