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Michelle Mapp

23 May

S.C. Community Loan Fund CEO Michelle Mapp Joins BDC Board

Posted May 23, 2017

Michelle Mapp, CEO of the South Carolina Community Loan Fund (SCCLF), has joined the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC).

The SCCLF raises and pools capital from public and private investments to finance community development projects around the state. Certified by the U.S. Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution, the SCCLF has underwritten more than $246 million in projects that support a wide range of affordable housing, healthy food ventures, non-profit community facilities and private businesses.

 

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Nat Green Joins BDC as Vice President and Loan Officer

16 Jan

Nat Green Joins BDC as Vice President and Loan Officer

Posted January 16, 2017

Veteran commercial banker Nat Green has joined Business Development Corporation (BDC) as Vice President and Loan Officer.  Nat will be responsible for BDC’s SSBCI Loan Participation Program.

Green has served the banking industry for two decades, most recently as vice president and commercial lender at VistaBank in Aiken, where he managed the loan department and a $31 million business and retail loan portfolio. He also has a vast array of experience with various regional and community banks.

 

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Marc H. Johnson and Charles A. Kirby

13 Jul

Two Longtime Directors Retire from BDC Board After 35 Years of Service

Posted July 13, 2016

Two long-serving directors of the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC) are retiring after 35 years of combined service to the commercial lending company.

  • Marc H. Johnson, Atlanta-based Director of the Credit Resolution Group, First Citizens Bank, 11 consecutive years on the BDC board
  • Charles A. Kirby, President/CEO of Congaree State Bank in West Columbia, 24 years on the BDC board and BDC loan committee

 

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David L. Morrow

22 Jun

Longtime Banker David L. Morrow Joins BDC Board

Posted June 22, 2016

David L. Morrow, President and Chief Executive Officer of Charleston-based CresCom Bank and Executive Vice President of Carolina Financial Corporation, has joined the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC).

Morrow has more than 40 years of financial services experience.

 

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First Citizens Bank's Sharon Bryant Joins BDC Board

15 Jun

First Citizens Bank's Sharon Bryant Joins BDC Board

Posted June 15, 2016

Sharon W. Bryant, Regional Executive Vice President of First Citizens Bank, has joined the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC).

Bryant has been in her current role since 2014 and is responsible for retail and business banking in the South Carolina metro markets and retail, business banking and commercial banking in the state's community markets.

 

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Sonya M. Ingram

08 Jun

HandPicked Owner Sonya Ingram Joins BDC Board

Posted June 8, 2016

Sonya M. Ingram, owner of West Columbia-based HandPicked Inc., has joined the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC).

In 2014, Ingram worked with BDC to obtain financing to buy the company she helped grow to its current 18 locations in five states.

 

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News Archive

May 25, 2016
BDC & CDC Annual Meeting Bank Awards

March 16, 2016
BDC Helps McCrory Construction Create New HQ In the Vista

November 05, 2015
CDFA Announces Excellence in Development Finance Program Award

September 15, 2015
Special Announcement to Member Banks

June 12, 2015
BDC & CDC Annual Meeting Bank Awards

April 28, 2015
Mze Wilkins Joins Board of Certified Development Corporation

April 14, 2015
Certified Development Corporation Adds Greg Davis to Board

February 10, 2015
BDC Helps New HandPicked Owner Fulfill Her Future

January 7, 2015:
Jim Page Retires After 20 Years With BDC

November 20, 2014:
Small Business Makes a Big Impact on South Carolina

October 20, 2014:
Ron Paull Joins BDC as SVP/ Loan Servicing Officer

September 8, 2014:
Randolph Trucking, with assistance from BDC, JEDA and South State Bank, Utilizes South Carolina Energy Conservation Financing Programs

June 30, 2014:
BDC and its Member Bank, The Palmetto Bank, Participate in an Energy Saving Loan

June 23, 2014:
Daniel Felder Joins Board of Certified Development Corporation

May 22, 2014:
BDC & CDC Annual Meeting Bank Awards

April 21, 2014:
SBA Eliminates Fees on 7(a) Loans $150,000 or Less

March 6, 2014:
BDC and Its Member Bank, First Citizens, Support Lowcountry Small Business Lending

January 21, 2014:
Why choose BDC?

November 5, 2013:
BDC's Direct Marketing Approach

August 12, 2013:
Publishing Veteran Works With BDC to Finance Purchase of Columbia's Free Times

July 15, 2013:
Anna T. Locke Joins Board of Certified Development Corporation

June 24, 2013:
US Treasury Announces South Carolina as First in the Nation to Utilize all SSBCI Loan Participation Program Allocation Dollars

June 3, 2013:
Ameris Bank President H. Richard Sturm Joins BDC Board

May 20, 2013:
BDC & CDC Annual Meeting Bank Awards

April 27, 2013:
BDC Receives Third Round of Funding from US Treasury for SSBCI Loan Program

March 27, 2013:
Peter Shand and Brian Hofferth Join BDC, Adding 48 Years of Lending Experience

February 5, 2013:
W.C. "Bill" Grimes Retires After 25 Years With BDC

November 21, 2012:
Small Business Makes a Big Impact on South Carolina

October 23, 2012:
S.C. JEDA Announces Second Round of Funding to Spur More than $59 Million in Lending to SC Small Business