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California Trip Presentation

on 02/24/2016 - 04:39 pm

Ryan Grissett, Collette Vacations presented information about a trip to Southern California at the end of 2016 that the Chamber is sponsoring. If you would like to ring in the new year and experience the Tournament of Roses Parade like a VIP, click this link for trip details https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/731720#.Vs4dmOazzhW We are taking reservations for this trip until July 21, 2016.

Southern Comfort Homes Opens Design Center at New Location

on 02/24/2016 - 04:04 pm

After a blessing by Pastor David P. Nelson, Saint Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, Steve Schultz, Owner of Southern Comfort Homes, Inc. cut the ribbon on their newly relocated offices and Design Center at 4701 Southport-Supply Road, Suite 1, Southport during the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.

Building in the area since 2000, Southern Comfort Homes tailors the custome home for each client on their lot within Winding River, St. James, Plantation, Ocean Ridge, Palmetto Creek, River Sea, Magnolia Greens and throughout all the plantations of Brunswick County, NC.  The new location and design center will allow Southern Comfort Homes to offer their ...

Hope Chest III Holds Chamber BNAH

on 02/24/2016 - 01:58 pm

Our Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce members had the pleasure of networking after hours and doing a little shopping at Hope Chest III during the February Business Networking After Hours.
Hope Harbor Home strives to break the cycle of domestic violence in Brunswick County, NC with safe shelter, advocacy, and education. In business for thirty years, Hope Harbor Home operates three thrift stores in Brunswick County. Located in Leland, Holden Beach, and Oak Island, the stores raise money for Hope Harbor programs and provide a source of goods for the victims we serve. In 2014-15, Hope Harbor Home provided 1,500 nights of shelter for 150 women and children, advocacy for more than 1,000 vi ...

Coffee with the Girls at Side Street Bakery

on 02/24/2016 - 12:47 pm

The February Coffee with the Girls was held at Side Street Bakery - now located 417-A N. Howe Street (near the Watertower). Although we had a great conversation it was very hard to concentrate with all those yummy smelling goodies baked by Side Street Bakery owner, Christina Willetts.
The next Coffee with the Girls will be on Tuesday, March 15th at Hampton Inn Southport, 5181 Southport-Supply Road, Southport. Attendance Fee: Free. Time: 800am-9:00am. Presenter: Betsy Kimmel, Laugh & Breathe Yoga. Topic: Meditation.The next Coffee with the Girls will be on Tuesday, March 15th at Hampton Inn Southport, 5181 Southport-Supply Road, Southport. Attendance Fee: Free. Time: 800am-9:00am. Presen ...

Winter Golden Pineapple Award Winners Announced

on 02/18/2016 - 02:45 pm

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce announces the recipients of the Winter Golden Pineapple Awards. The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce awarded 7 local businesses a Golden Pineapple Award at a ceremony held at the Chamber.   Winter Golden Pineapple Award Winners are:   Amusement & Entertainment:  Yeah Right Charters in Southport. Food & Beverages: Southport Tea House; Professionals:  Brunswick Oral & MaxilloFacial Surgery in Southport, Investments by the Sea Broker/Realtor Seth Robbins in Southport-Oak Island area, River Road Animal Hospital in Southport; and Service:   Bridge Water Cleaning in Southport and Coop ...

February Shop Talks focus on Vision

on 02/16/2016 - 01:01 pm


The first seminar in a three-part series called Shop Talks was held on February 11th at the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce.   The series is designed to be a conversation to recharge, revitalize, and refocus your business.  The topic:  “What your business does, has nothing to do with running your business” was presented by fellow Chamber member Jack Burnish, who led very informative discussion on the five learned skills of a successful business owner.  Burnish opened the discussion with a few statements about the role of the owner in a company which is not the hands on building of the “widget” and more about how the “widg ...

NextHome Opens in Southport

on 02/16/2016 - 11:10 am

Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the newest addition to the NextHome franchise, NextHome Cape Fear in Southport.
Owned and operated by top producing real estate broker, Harold Chappell, the Southport office is one of two offices owned by Chappell which will provide residential and commercial real estate services to various cities in Southeastern North Carolina including Wilmington, Southport, Leland, and all of the beach communities from Topsail to the South Carolina State line.
The Southport Office is located at 4700 Long Beach Road, Southport.  They can be reached by calling 910.457-7715. https://nexthomecapefear.com/ 
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Wilkinson ERA Acquisition of Atlantic Realty Professionals

on 02/02/2016 - 10:59 am

Wilkinson ERA Real Estate, the largest ERA company in the Carolinas is proud to announce it has acquired the Atlantic Realty Professionals, Inc. Oak Island location from Owner/Broker David Berne.  A Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held to mark the occasion. 
 
Atlantic Realty Professionals, Inc. in Oak Island, NC will immediately become Wilkinson ERA Real Estate, and will remain in the same location at 5622 E. Oak Island Drive, Oak Island, NC, 28465. This is an ideal island location with ample parking and walk-in traffic.Agents in the new Wilkinson ERA Real Estate office in Oak Island will cater to all market segments with a focus on ...