The Myrtle Beach Regional Economic Development Corporation held its Annual Meeting on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Marina Inn at the Grande Dunes. The 180+ attendees recognized the 2016 MBREDC Board and Executive Committee members, including the following individuals whose term expired in December 2016:
Recognition was also given to the new 2017 Board of Directors and Executive Committee members, including the following new or reappointed members:
Jim Apple (Re-appointed)
Josh Kay, President & CEO of the MBREDC, gave a brief year-in-review and Mark Lazarus, Chairman of Horry County Council, gave an annual update on the activities of Horry County. James Chavez, President & CEO of the South Carolina Power Team, provided the keynote address, where he addressed the need for involvement and proactive engagement by citizens, businesses, and elected leaders in order to continually improve the Horry County economy.