Business

Feb 22


SCORE: How well is your small business website performing?

Web analytics platforms put an abundance of data at your fingertips. But if you haven't the funds to hire someone to keep tabs on it for you, you may feel overwhelmed and under-inspired to dig into it.

4 hrs


Homebuilders youthful leadership bucks national trends

The younger generation of the Outer Banks Homebuilders Association appears to be bucking a national trend that has seen Gen Xers and subsequent generations eschew joining the clubs that once comprised the backbone of communities.

Feb 11


Kristen Richardson 2017 OB Hospital Employee of the Year

A patient access representative, Richardson joined the hospital in the summer of 2014 as a seasonal patient access representative, then set off to gain additional experience. In January of 2016, she brought those new skills back to The Outer Banks Hospital.

Feb 7


Matt Myatt named Village Realty’s top broker for 2017

Myatt completed 61 closings last year, for a total of $25.8 million in sales. He has achieved lifetime sales of nearly $182 million. A longtime agent with Village Realty, Myatt joined the sales team in 2004

Feb 13


Kearns Lowman named to First Bank KDH advisory board

First Bank has announced that Charles Kearns Lowman has been named to its Kill Devil Hills advisory board. Lowman, who has been a certified public accountant (CPA) for over 25 years, is an owner of Burgess Lowman and Lay PA in Kitty Hawk.

Feb 13


Jonathan Waddill joins Surf or Sound Realty as senior broker

Jonathan Waddill has joined Surf or Sound Realty’s sales team, bringing seven years of Hatteras Island real estate experience to his role as a senior broker.

Feb 9


Chamber seeks nominations for 2018 ESBY Awards

ESBY awards recognize successful business ventures in four categories:  Solopreneur, Home-Based Business, Companies with 10 or fewer employees, and Companies with 11-50 employees.

Feb 1


Jersey Mikes donates $3,500 to Currituck Education Foundation

Jersey Mike's has a new location in Moyock, and as part of its December ribbon cutting celebration, made a $3,500 donation to the Currituck Education Foundation.

Feb 5


Summer Carmichael named hospital Employee of the Month

Summer Carmichael, a staff nurse in the emergency department, is The Outer Banks Hospital’s January Employee of the Month. Carmichael joined the hospital in September, 2016.

Feb 2


Merger expands TowneBank’s reach to Triangle-area, Charlotte

TowneBank has completed its merger with Paragon Bank, expanding the footprint of the Hampton Roads-based financial institution into the Raleigh, Cary and Charlotte markets.

Jan 31


SCORE Business Expo this Saturday at the Baum Center

Whether you are dreaming of starting your own business or want to grow your existing business, SCORE Outer Banks will bring a myriad of business workshops, exhibitors and business counseling under one roof at the the expo.

Feb 1


Rooster’s, First Bank team up for Spirits for Giving this Friday

The Spirits of Giving bourbon tasting at Rooster's Southern Kitchen, presented in partnership with First South Bank, will benefit both the Dare Education Foundation and Outer Banks Relief Foundation.

Jan 30