NMB Chamber of Commerce earns 5-star accreditation from US Chamb - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather

NMB Chamber of Commerce earns 5-star accreditation from US Chamber of Commerce

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce received a 5-Star accreditation from the United States Chamber of Commerce for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community, according to a release.

“We are extremely proud of our 5-Star Accreditation from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce,” said Marc Jordan, CCE, IOM, CCEC, president and CEO of the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, CVB. “Having received the 4-Star ranking in our first application five years ago, this was our goal and represents the vision and hard work by our volunteer leadership and professional staff to be the very best at serving our members and our community.”

Local chambers are rated accredited, 3-Stars, 4-Stars, or 5-Stars. Accreditation is the only national program that recognizes chambers for their effective procedures and community involvement and can take six to nine months to complete.

The 5-Star Accreditation comes after Marc Jordan, President and CEO of the North Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, was named the Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives 2014 South Carolina Chamber Executive of the Year.

“It is an honor to be recognized from all of my peers at CACCE,” Jordan SAID. “This award would have never happened if it were not for my tremendous leadership team, staff and volunteers at the North Myrtle Beach Chamber and I accept it on their behalf. It is truly a team effort, of which I am privileged to be a part.”

Copyright 2014 WMBF News. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLocalMore>>

  • Scotland County Schools closed through Sept. 28

    Scotland County Schools closed through Sept. 28

    Sunday, September 23 2018 8:53 PM EDT2018-09-24 00:53:15 GMT
    Source: Scotland County NCSource: Scotland County NC
    Source: Scotland County NCSource: Scotland County NC
    SCOTLAND COUNTY, NC (WMBF) — Another school system has opted to keep it's doors closed in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.  Schools will be closed for students Monday, September 24 - Friday, September 28.  These days will be required teacher workdays for staff, including teacher assistants.   Friday, October 5 was previously on the calendar as a teacher workday/professional development day.  It will now be a regular school day for students and sta...More >>
    SCOTLAND COUNTY, NC (WMBF) — Another school system has opted to keep it's doors closed in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence.  Schools will be closed for students Monday, September 24 - Friday, September 28.  These days will be required teacher workdays for staff, including teacher assistants.   Friday, October 5 was previously on the calendar as a teacher workday/professional development day.  It will now be a regular school day for students and sta...More >>
  • 'I'm not going to be silenced': Sister of woman killed in van pens heartfelt message

    'I'm not going to be silenced': Sister of woman killed in van pens heartfelt message

    Sunday, September 23 2018 7:51 PM EDT2018-09-23 23:51:01 GMT
    Nicolette Green (Source: Donnela Green-Johnson)Nicolette Green (Source: Donnela Green-Johnson)

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) — The family of a woman killed after a van was swept away in flood waters in Nichols earlier this week is speaking out. Jewels Green, the sister of Nicolette Green, took to Facebook Sunday to address the circumstances surrounding her sister's passing.  "I am seeking justice for my sister. I want answers. I want admissions of guilt and culpability. I want reform for mental health illness policies and procedures," Green wrote. ...

    More >>

    MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) — The family of a woman killed after a van was swept away in flood waters in Nichols earlier this week is speaking out. Jewels Green, the sister of Nicolette Green, took to Facebook Sunday to address the circumstances surrounding her sister's passing.  "I am seeking justice for my sister. I want answers. I want admissions of guilt and culpability. I want reform for mental health illness policies and procedures," Green wrote. ...

    More >>
  • Boil water advisory lifted for Garden City Point Water System customers

    Boil water advisory lifted for Garden City Point Water System customers

    Sunday, September 23 2018 6:07 PM EDT2018-09-23 22:07:59 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics)(Source: AP Graphics)

    GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) — Customers of Garden City Point Water System will need to boil water for at least a minute after a water line break caused loss of pressure.  In a statement released Saturday, Geiorgetown County officials warned residents of the additional precaution.  Georgetown County Water and Sewer District advises the residents of Garden City Point to continue to boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking until otherwis...

    More >>

    GEORGETOWN, SC (WMBF) — Customers of Garden City Point Water System will need to boil water for at least a minute after a water line break caused loss of pressure.  In a statement released Saturday, Geiorgetown County officials warned residents of the additional precaution.  Georgetown County Water and Sewer District advises the residents of Garden City Point to continue to boil their water for at least one (1) full minute prior to drinking or cooking until otherwis...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly