Giff Daughtridge, general manager of Nucor Steel Berkeley, has been elected 1st vice chairman of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance for 2013-14.

The S.C. Women Lawyers Association has installed new officers for 2013. Cynthia Hall Ouzts of Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Co. is president; Tara D. Shurling of the Law Offices of Tara Dawn Shurling PA is president-elect; Kelly McPherson Jolley of McNair Law Firm is secretary; and Marguerite S. Willis of Nexsen Pruet is treasurer.

Thomas G. Buist Jr. of Lee & Associates represented the buyer, Commerce 913 LLC, in its $400,000 purchase of a 7,500-square-foot industrial building at 913 Commerce Circle, Hanahan. Will Phillips of Palmetto Commercial represented the seller, Enigma Investments LLC.

Bob Caldwell of Caldwell Commercial represented the tenant, I-SYS Corp., in leasing 4,500 square feet of flex office space at 2460 Remount Road, North Charleston. Todd Garrett of Avison Young represented the landlord.

Chip Shealy of CBRE Carmody, represented the tenant, Software Solutions Inc., and the landlord in leasing 7,200 square feet at 1852-1854 Wallace School Road, Charleston.

Mike Ferrer of Lincoln Harris represented the tenant, Paul Cathey Contracting LLC, in leasing 2,300 square feet of flex industrial space at 4600 Ruff Road, North Charleston. Todd Garrett and Ben Poblano of Avison Young represented the landlord.

John Elliott of Howell & Associates represented the tenant, Windward Shutters LLC, and the landlord in leasing of 900 square feet at 405-B W. Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant.

Harvey Brockinton Jr. of Retail & Investment Property Advisors represented the landlord in leasing 1,200 square feet of retail space in Hanahan Crossing, to Dance Moves LLC. Jim Rowe of Carolina One Plus represented the tenant.

John D. Dalier of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Commerce with the 2013 Exceptional Career Achievement Award.

Richard Morse of Palmetto Commercial Properties Inc. represented the landlord and Andrew Hollowell of Thalhimer|Cushman Charleston represented the tenant, D’Wink Creative Jewelry and Expressional Sales, in leasing 1,195 square feet of retail space at 168-C Church St., Charleston.

Homeowners Mortgage has relocated to 654 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant.