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2018 Annual Meeting Sponsors


BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina

Carolina Cool


A&I Fire & Water Restoration

Santee Cooper


Fahlgren Mortine

Corinthian Media

Coastal Distribution

Miller Direct Media


Visibility and Conversions

Wells Fargo

CresCom Bank

Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand

Oceana Resorts

WBTW News 13

Three Ring Focus

Carolina Trust Federal Credit Union

Crown Castle

South Atlantic Bank


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of past award winners.

Annual Meeting    

April 24, 2018
Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort and Spa at Grande Dunes

8400 Costa Verde Dr., Myrtle Beach
Free for MBACC investors; $35 for nonmembers

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The annual meeting of the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is the chamber's largest corporate event. Leaders of the chamber highlight the success of the past year, look ahead to the next year, and present awards to some very deserving chamber businesses and outstanding individuals in our community (scroll down page to see finalists and honorees). At this year's event, we also will celebrate your chamber's 80th anniversary! 


5:30-6:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception 
6:30 p.m. - Dinner | Chamber Update | Awards Presentation  
Dress is business attire.

Program Advertisement

Show your support for fellow chamber investors by advertising in this year's full-color 8 1/2 x 11 annual meeting program. 
1/2 page - $150
Full page - $250

Program Advertisement Form
Deadline: March 30, 2018

Sponsorship Opportunities

Table Sponsor - $500
Contact Pam Wright, Business Development manager-North Strand, at 843-916-7220 or, or Scott Head, Business Development manager-South Strand, at 843-916-7277 or  

Table Sponsor

Join us at MBACC’s annual meeting on April 24 as we honor ... 

Business Award Finalists

Community Service Award – Carolina Cool Inc., Horry Georgetown Technical College, Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Business Innovation Award - Hook & Barrel, Horry Georgetown Technical College, The Market Common

Small Business of the Year – Envents, Myrtle Beach International Film Festival, Watermark Real Estate Group

Nonprofit of the Year - Barnabas Horse Foundation, Champion Autism Network, Grand Strand Military Officers Association of America, Habitat for Humanity of Horry County, Horry Georgetown Technical College

Champion of Diversity Business Award – Carolina Improv Company, Goldfinch Winslow Law Firm

Individual Awards

During the annual meeting, your chamber will also announce the Champion of Diversity Individual Award winner, Chamber Volunteer of the Year, Chamber Ambassador of the Year and Hospitality Employee of the Year. We will also applaud the gsSCENE Young Professional of the Year, Trevor Greene, gsSCENE Ambassador of the Year, Kristyn Winch, and Leadership Grand Strand's Ann DeBock Leadership Award recipient, Colonel Howard D. Barnard III. And, we will recognize the following honorees ...

Chairman's Award of Excellence

Terri DeCenzo

Executive Director
Women in Philanthropy and Leadership (WIPL) 
Coastal Carolina University

Citizen of the Year

Mark Kelley

Senior Advisor
Tradd Commercial

Ashby Ward Pioneer of the Year

Dr. James Graham Jr.

Medical Director
Coastal Recovery Center