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BDC & CDC Annual Meeting Bank Awards

Four South Carolina banks, three board members and a staff member were recognized during the 2017 annual meetings of Business Development Corporation (BDC) and Certified Development Corporation (CDC).

This year’s annual meetings were held on May 11 at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Columbia. Recognized for their excellent performance in 2016 at the combined luncheon of BDC and CDC were:  

BDC Greatest Number of Loans Approved in 2016 - CresCom Bank

CDC Greatest Number of Loans Approved in 2016 - Countybank

SC CAP Top Participating Lender Award - First Citizens Bank

SC SSBCI Loan Participation Top Participating Lender Award - First Community Bank

Service Awards

  • Vern F. Amick - 32 Years
  • William O. Buyck - 39 years
  • Marc Johnson –-11 years

President's Award - Stephanie Bell

Awards presented by Edwin Lesley, CEO and Board Chairman, BDC

Dustin Green, Countybank
Dustin Green, Countybank

Michael Crapps, First Community Bank
Michael Crapps, First Community Bank

Vern Amick, Chairman Emeritus, BDC Board of Directors
Vern Amick, Chairman Emeritus, BDC Board of Directors

Marc Johnson, BDC Board of Directors, Retired
Marc Johnson, BDC Board of Directors, Retired

Brandy Grim, First Citizens Bank
Brandy Grim, First Citizens Bank

Stephanie Bell, Senior VP, Business Development Corporation
Stephanie Bell, Senior VP, Business Development Corporation

William O. Buyck, Director Emeritus, BDC Board of Directors, accepted by Barry Ham, President, Bank of Clarendon
William O. Buyck, Director Emeritus, BDC Board of Directors, accepted by Barry Ham, President, Bank of Clarendon