Friday, January 24, 2014
Focus of new leadership is continued growth and ongoing attention to area charitable causes
The Mount Pleasant Business Association, a leader in the promotion and enhancement of the Mount Pleasant business community, announced that it has chosen its board of directors for 2014.
Returning board members are: Jonathan J. Chalfie, of Lee & Associates, President; Jason Biggs, of Regions Bank, Vice President; Joseph Hinske, CPA, MS, with Legare, Bailey and Hinske, LLC, Treasurer; and Jennifer Passmore, of Spot on Graphix, Secretary. New to the board is Amy Lovette, of the South Carolina Aquarium, who will serve as Member at Large.
The new board was elected at the December planning meeting which took place on December 19th, 2013.
Membership in the association is a mix of professions from various industries, including advertising and publishing, financial services, health care, retail, insurance, legal, and service businesses of every description.
Established in 1992, the Mount Pleasant Business Association is a non-profit organization that celebrates success in bringing together businesses in our locale for mutually valuable purposes.
The non-profit’s mission is as a leader in the promotion and enhancement of the Mount Pleasant business community, they provide members with information, advocacy, education and networking based on a foundation of integrity, social responsibility and excellence.
Since its inception, the Mount Pleasant Business Association has partnered with various local charities, providing financial assistance as well as bringing attention to their individual missions.
In addition to annually providing college scholarships to local students, some of the charities that received monetary gifts this past year included East Cooper Meals on Wheels, East Cooper Community Outreach, Operation Home and the Coastal Community Foundation.
Visit their website at www.mountpleasantbusiness.com today to learn more.