Category Archives: Banking

New Community Bank Headquartered in Charleston Prepares for Launch

Charleston, S.C. – Beacon Community Bank (proposed), a South Carolina-chartered bank in organization headquartered in Charleston, is preparing its launch with a long-term vision of serving the greater Charleston community. The thriving Charleston market is one of the best in the country for establishing a new community bank, especially with the void left behind by…
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Kevin Brookes Named Senior Vice President

[caption id="attachment_25113" align="alignleft" width="152"] Kevin Brookes[/caption] (CHARLESTON, SC – June 5, 2017)  South State Bank announced that Kevin Brookes has been promoted to senior vice president. Brookes joined South State Bank in 2014 as a vice president and mortgage loan officer serving the Charleston market. With 22 years in the mortgage lending industry, he began…
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CresCom Bank promotes Stacy Craft to banking officer and loan-servicing manager

CHARLESTON, S.C. – CresCom Bank, the community-banking leader within the Carolinas, has promoted Stacy Craft to the position of banking officer and loan-servicing manager. In her new position, Craft will lead the loan servicing area for Charleston and Myrtle Beach branches. Craft first joined the CresCom Bank in 2012 and brought with her a wealth…
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Dixon Woodward expands role at United Community Bank

Charleston, SC – United Community Bank has expanded the role and responsibilities of Dixon Woodward, who will lead the South Carolina banking operations for the Georgia-based bank. Woodward, a veteran banker who has been serving as Regional  President – Coastal South Carolina since Fall 2015, will additionally take on a leadership role for United’s other…
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