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Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce Weekly Updates
Chamber  Notes February 13, 2017

   Carolina Designs Realty Named Business of the Month

Carolina Designs Realty has been named the Outer Banks Business of the Month for January 2017. 

Since 1988, Carolina Designs Realty has represented quality Outer Banks vacation homes for sale and vacation rental, in the towns of Corolla, Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head. They are a family owned and operated business that has established a solid reputation throughout our years in operation.
Carolina Designs is supportive of area organizations, community events and projects. They are currently involved with the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce (Member), Currituck Chamber of Commerce (Member), Outer Banks Association of Realtors (Member), Better Business Bureau (Accredited Member), Various sponsorships, including Relay for Life, Outer Banks Babe Ruth Baseball, The Lost Colony, Duck Jazz Fesitval, Outer Banks Tennis Association, Children@Play Museum, Dare County Arts Council, First Flight High School and others.
Pictured are Carolina Designs staff members: Stacey Baittinger, Jean Sherwood, David Pergerson, Lex Lowe, Barry Breit, Cyndi Downing, Gary Walworth, Evelyn McDonald, Pierce Holian, Maria Fargione, Marshall Holian, Ryan Thibodeau, and Kip McDonald joined by Outer Banks Chamber President & CEO Karen Brown (far right) and Chamber Board members Penny Bentley of Southern Bank, and Pat Broom of  Phoenix Restoration

Sponsored by the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce and College of the Albemarle's Small Business Center, the award recognizes businesses for outstanding customer service, community involvement and company stability. Monthly winners are automatically entered into the annual Entrepreneur and Small Business (ESBY) Awards presented in June.

Submit your nominations for our monthly winner at

Upcoming Chamber Events

February 14
8-9:30 a.m.
Morning Schmooze at Southern Bank      
4804 N. Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk
Co-Sponsored by G.R. Little Agency & Duck's Cottage

February 16
6-8:00 p.m. 
at Captain George's Seafood Restaurant, Kill Devil Hills

February 17
R/C 11:00 a.m. at Atlantic Dentistry, Manteo 
with Open House and refreshments until 1 p.m. 
February 21
Chamber Member Prospect Reception
5:30-7:30 p.m.
at Dirty Dick's Restaurant, Kill Devil Hills

February 23
A Focus on Area Non-Profits
12-2:00 p.m. 
Duck Woods Country Club, Southern Shores

February 23
6-7:30 p.m. 
Rooster's Southern Kitchen, Kill Devil Hills
Complimentary Hors d'oeuvres.  Cash Bar. 

March 2
Chamber Business After Hours
Atlantic Dentistry, Kitty Hawk.  

March 14
Chamber Morning Schmooze
8:00 - 9:30 a.m. 
Sponsored By: CMIT Solutions, Mitro Digital Marketing, 
Shooters at the Beach, and Silicon Travel 
Bagels provided by Barrier Island Bagels
50/50 Raffle to Benefit  Mano al Hermano
Bring Old Computers and Technology Items to be Recycled
3901 N. Croatan Hwy., Kitty Hawk (Top Floor)

9:00 a.m.
Hilton Garden Inn, Kitty Hawk

March 17
12:00 Noon
Kelly's Outer Banks Restaurant & Tavern, Nags Head

March 30 
R/C at 5:00 p.m. with Grand Opening until 6:30
Southern Bank, 4804 N. Croatan Hwy, KH 

April 1
OBX Success Job & Career Fair
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Thomas A. Baum Center, Kill Devil Hills

April 6
Chamber Business After Hours
5:30-7:30 p.m.
SAGA - homes on Oneto Lane, Nags Head 

April 14
R/C 11:30 a.m. at Love N' Life 
600 Hwy 64/264, Manteo 

April 25
R/C 11:00 a.m. at  First National Bank(formerly Yadkin Bank)
1 Juniper Trail, Southern Shores 

April 29
Chamber Reverse Raffle 
5:30-8:30 p.m. 
Kelly's Restaurant & Tavern, Nags Head

May 9
Chamber Morning Schmooze
8-9:30 a.m. 
The Dunes Restaurant, Nags Head

May 12
Women's Luncheon & Dessert Auction 

May 23
OBX Technology Expo
Hilton Garden Inn, Kitty Hawk
(More Details to Follow)

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