R&R Landscaping Joins the NALP Safe Company Program


The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) is pleased to announce the addition of R&R Landscaping as a participant in the NALP Safe Company Program. The Safe Company Program is a safety initiative developed by NALP to assist landscape and lawn care companies in their efforts to provide a safe work environment. The Safe Company Pledge commits professional companies like R&R Landscaping to maintain an active safety program. R&R Landscaping makes safety a priority by taking an active role through safety training and investigation and documentation of job-related injuries. They also pledge to participate in the NALP Safety Recognition Awards [...]

R&R Landscaping Joins the NALP Safe Company Program2021-03-17T18:22:06+00:00

Weichert, Realtors-Porter Properties Changes Name to Porter Properties


Effective February 1, 2021, Weichert, Realtors-Porter Properties will no longer be affiliated with the Weichert Realtors® franchise. The business will change its name to Porter Properties. Also in this transition, Carole Harrison will become the broker for Porter Properties in the residential/commercial sales office. Harrison, who lives in Auburn, has been a realtor since 1999 and has served in many capacities in the state and local real estate profession. Currently, she serves as chairman of the Alabama Real Estate Commission and as treasurer for the Lee County Association of Realtors (LCAR). In the past, Harrison was the president of LCAR. The [...]

Weichert, Realtors-Porter Properties Changes Name to Porter Properties2021-02-01T18:20:24+00:00

Crawford/Willis Group-eXp Realty: Matthew Willis Achieves NAR’S At Home with Diversity Certification


Matthew Willis of Crawford/Willis Group-eXp Realty has been awarded the At Home with Diversity® certification from the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). Willis joins more than 17,000 other real estate professionals in North America who have earned the certification after completing a six-hour course addressing topics of diversity, fair housing and business planning development. The program is designed to meet the nation's fair housing commitment by educating and equipping NAR's members with the tools they need to expand homeownership opportunities. Real estate professionals like Willis wisely plan to meet the needs of diverse clients, while maintaining a competitive edge. This certification [...]

Crawford/Willis Group-eXp Realty: Matthew Willis Achieves NAR’S At Home with Diversity Certification2021-02-01T17:45:10+00:00

Auburn Chamber Announces Anna Hovey as President


The Auburn Chamber of Commerce board of directors has announced Anna Hovey as the new chamber president. Hovey has been part of the Auburn Chamber staff for five years and currently serves as the vice president of business development. Before, she served as the chamber’s director of special events and business development. Beginning Monday, February 15, Hovey will start her role as Auburn Chamber president. “The search committee was excited to hear Anna’s interest in the chamber’s opening for president,” Elliott MacIsaac, board chair, said. “After our interview with her, it was confirmed her vision and goals lined up with what [...]

Auburn Chamber Announces Anna Hovey as President2021-01-29T20:16:48+00:00

Jackson Thornton Technologies Awarded Blue Diamond Partnership


Jackson Thornton Technologies (JTT), a subsidiary of Jackson Thornton CPAs and Consultants, is pleased to announce that they have been named a Datto Blue Diamond Global Partner. Blue Diamond is the top tier of the Datto Global Partner Program and only 2% of the Datto community of managed service providers have achieved this level. Datto is the world’s leading provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions built for delivery by managed service providers. “Because of the importance of business continuity to all of our clients, JTT decided years ago that we should leverage the expertise of a best-of-breed partner who was [...]

Jackson Thornton Technologies Awarded Blue Diamond Partnership2021-01-28T22:25:53+00:00

Wilson Investment Group: Todd Phelan Joins The Team


Wilson Investment Group is proud to welcome Todd Phelan, financial advisor, to the firm. Phelan will join Dick Phelan and Monica Venable on the Phelan Team. “I am truly looking forward to being a part of such a family-oriented firm,” Phelan said. “I am excited to put my financial market knowledge to work and continue the tradition of excellence and integrity Ted Wilson started almost 40 years ago.” Phelan graduated from Auburn High School in 1996 and attended the University of Georgia where he earned his finance degree. After college, he joined SunTrust Bank in Atlanta where he spent 23 years [...]

Wilson Investment Group: Todd Phelan Joins The Team2021-01-28T16:20:54+00:00

Sherlock, Smith & Adams Celebrates 75th Anniversary now as SS&A Design Collective


Architectural design and engineering firm Sherlock, Smith & Adams, Inc., has announced its rebranding as SS&A. As the firm celebrates 75 years of serving clients with global reach, SS&A is also unveiling a new look, logo and website. The new branding emphasizes the power of “and”. The ampersand in SS&A stands for the teamwork and collaboration of the firm’s design professionals together with client groups, working as one. The firm’s comprehensive architecture and planning services also exemplify the power of “and” for clients, providing everything they need in one place. The new gold color symbolizes a high standard of excellence. The [...]

Sherlock, Smith & Adams Celebrates 75th Anniversary now as SS&A Design Collective2021-01-26T17:49:35+00:00

Lolly Steiner Resigns As Auburn Chamber President


Lolly Steiner, Auburn Chamber president, announced to the chamber membership that she will be resigning from her position. Steiner began her journey at the Auburn Chamber of Commerce in 1997 as the director of membership and in 2001 was named president. Prior to joining the staff, Steiner served as an Auburn Chamber Diplomat and as a chamber board member. With nearly 25 years of service to the Auburn business community, Steiner has seen the Auburn business community flourish. When Steiner took her role as membership director, she committed to helping the chamber membership not only grow but grow wisely. When beginning [...]

Lolly Steiner Resigns As Auburn Chamber President2021-01-15T17:39:52+00:00

Harris Doyle Homes Joins Forces with Fellow Alabama Builder


Harris Doyle Homes® (Harris Doyle), a Berkshire Hathaway company and subsidiary of Clayton Properties Group®, announced it has acquired Dilworth Homes (Dilworth), a top builder and developer in Auburn and Baldwin County. The acquisition became effective on January 4, 2021, and will make Harris Doyle one of the largest residential new home builders in Alabama. Dilworth will continue to operate under the Dilworth Homes brand name in their current communities, with Michael Dilworth, owner, overseeing those operations. Russ Doyle will maintain his role as president of Harris Doyle and co-founder Brooks Harris will also continue as chief business development officer. The [...]

Harris Doyle Homes Joins Forces with Fellow Alabama Builder2021-01-11T14:37:02+00:00

Afni Celebrates 20 Years


Afni is celebrating 20 years in the city of Opelika, Alabama! Since opening its doors on January 9, 2001, Afni has evolved and grown, and the company is excited to celebrate 20 years this year. “After opening our doors, Afni quickly became a staple in the business community in Lee County," Thomas Harrison, center director, said. "We are proud to have found an amazing family within the area to help us find success over the past 20 years. Afni’s Opelika center was even named an Auburn City Favorite in 2019! The community and its people continue to exceed our expectations [...]

Afni Celebrates 20 Years2021-01-07T21:12:04+00:00
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