Also in the Observer: Awards; New hires and promotions; New home-based businesses.
Realty Executives Oceanside and AWT Property Management joined forces to participate in the ninth-annual Flagler Funcoast Bed Race on Saturday, Oct. 27, at Flagler Beach Veterans Park. The “Powered by Experts” quest was led by co-captains Bruce Vinnick, Realty Executives Oceanside broker, and Andrew Trotter, CEO of AWT Property Management.
"We set out to maintain a three-year winning streak," Vinnick said in a release, "but the real victory was team-building fun while raising money for the youth programs in our community."
- The Daytona Regional Chamber recognized Intracoastal Bank as "Small Business of the Year" with 11-50 employees. Small Business Division Chair Mike Mitchener announced that Intracoastal Bank won this honor during the Daytona Regional Chamber's fifth-annual awards luncheon.
- Yellowstone Landscape was awarded two "Silver Awards of Excellence" by the National Association of Landscape Professionals.
- Edward Jones ranked No. 4 on the newly released Best Workplace for Women by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE. The firm is the highest-ranking financial-services firm on the list.
- The following agents with Coldwell Banker Premier Properties were named the top agents for October: Jonita McCree (top producer), Jeanine Volpe (top listing agent) and Ana Medeiros (top sales agent).
- The African American Entrepreneurs Association congratulated Bernice Gordon for being the first recipient of their black tie fundraising gala "Mother of a Successful Entrepreneurs Award."
New hires and promotions
- Florida Hospital Flagler named Alexander Kovalev as the hospital’s new nurse manager for the operating room, endoscopy and sterile processing.
- Office Divvy announced the hire of Michael Schottey as a management associate. Schottey has worked in content creation and business development with Turner Sports, Forbes and travAlliancemedia.
New home-based businesses
- Morning Dew Lawn Service – landscaping service
- Kota’s Tree Care – tree surgeon
- Ayaenna Mc Hugh – arts and crafts
- Jillery Designs Inc – interior decorator
- Kick On Eventing LLC – unclassified personal service
- Stacy Harrold – photography/video
- William James Wingate – handyman service
- Sharing Memories – internet
- A-Teem Industries LLC – handyman service
- Service Tech Solutions Corp – computer service
- TPM Homemaker & Companion Services LLC – unclassified personal service
- Pinta Smoke LLC – retail sales
- Backwater Home Repair LLC – handyman service
- Arneaud Industries LLC – retail sales
- Ultimate Irrigation & Landscaping Inc – paver contractor
- MDR Administrative Services LLC – admin support service
- Innovating Cleaning Enterprises LLC – janitorial service
- Bright Pressure Washing – power washing