The Charleston Apartment Association has announced its executive board and board of directors. The 2016-17 executive board includes: Lisa Pelloni of AdaLease Property Management is president; Wendy Tucker of CFLane, immediate past president; Mike Silky of Bell Partners, vice president; Donna Bolewitz of Grayco Properties, treasurer ; Christy Dukes of Furniture Services, secretary. The board of directors includes: Cathy Hontz of RentPath; David Barabas of Poo Prints; Mary Anne Demster of Appliance Warehouse; Megan Gallagher of Mid America; Melissa Wagner of RAM Partners; Michelle Lorick of High Associates; Susan Smits of Bell Partners; and Tammy Carvajal of The Beach Co.
Crantford Meehan, Attorneys at Law, has opened at 136 West Richardson Ave., Summerville.
Charla McDonald, a sales associate with the Mount Pleasant Longpoint Road office of Carolina One Real Estate Services, has obtained the Certified Residential Specialist designation from the National Association of Realtors’ Council of Residential Specialists.
Clemson University has received the Talent Award from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities for promotion of regional economic development.
Trident Health facilities have been recognized as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission. Its area hospitals are Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center.
Jane Fulton has been named Volunteer of the Year by the Volunteer Services Organization at East Cooper Medical Center.
The 17th annual InnoVision Awards were given to: Small Enterprise Award, sponsored by SC Launch, awarded to Ohana Syndicate of Mount Pleasant, the developer of a music-streaming app with a social core. Also, Bidr received first place in the Community Service Award category for its text-to-bid platform.
The Berkeley Chamber of Commerce received an Award of Excellence from the S.C. chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators.
Melissa Fuller Brown of the Charleston law firm Melissa F. Brown LLC has been certified as a family trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
The Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce has received 4-Star Accreditation for policies, organizational procedures and impact on the community by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.