Machen McChesney announces the promotion of Stephen Taunton, Austin Duran, and Michael Chesnutt

2021-07-19T21:05:21-05:00

July 15, 2021—Machen McChesney, a leading CPA and Business Advisory firm, announces the promotion of Stephen Taunton to Manager, Austin Duran to Supervisor, and Michael Chesnutt to the firm's leadership team. Stephen Taunton, CPAMachen McChesney announces the promotion of Stephen Taunton, CPA, to Manager. Stephen has been employed with Machen McChesney since 2015. Stephen's areas of expertise include tax compliance and planning. He specializes in individual, business, and trust, and estate tax.Stephen received his Masters of Accountancy and his B.S. in Accounting from Auburn University. Austin Duran, CPAMachen McChesney announces the promotion of Austin Duran, CPA, to Supervisor. Austin [...]

Machen McChesney announces the promotion of Stephen Taunton, Austin Duran, and Michael Chesnutt2021-07-19T21:05:21-05:00

The Auburn Chamber Announces new Faces and Roles

2021-06-09T13:49:29-05:00

June 7, 2021—The Auburn Chamber of Commerce has made recent changes with the promotion of Crystal McKelvy and the addition of three team members. Crystal McKelvy, Events Services Coordinator Former Resource Specialist Crystal McKelvy has been a member of the Auburn Chamber staff for three years and has been promoted to the position of Event Services Coordinator. From accepting reservations for events, planning and executing the logistics of our programs, and ensuring that our sponsors’ expectations are met, McKelvy oversees all things associated with the Chamber’s Events and Programs. She manages the Diplomat Program, schedules ribbon cuttings and groundbreaking celebrations, [...]

The Auburn Chamber Announces new Faces and Roles2021-06-09T13:49:29-05:00

72nd Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting Awards Winners

2021-06-09T16:36:14-05:00

Each year the Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting is the largest gathering of the Auburn business community and an opportunity to celebrate the successes of the past year, applaud outstanding area businesses, and look forward to the year ahead. This year’s meeting, held at The Hotel at Auburn University, featured remarks by the following: Rod Carter, 2020 chair of the Auburn Chamber; Dr. Cory Smith, Auburn United Methodist Church; Stacy Williams Jordan, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Preferred Real Estate; Anna Hovey, Auburn Chamber; Mayor Ron Anders, City of Auburn; and Elliott MacIsaac, 2021 chair of the Auburn Chamber. The meeting was presented by [...]

72nd Auburn Chamber Annual Meeting Awards Winners2021-06-09T16:36:14-05:00

Angela Moulton Promoted to Vice President at River Bank & Trust in Auburn

2021-05-17T17:01:32-05:00

River Bank & Trust's Lee County President / Executive Vice President Boles Pegues, III is proud to announce Auburn Office Manager Angela Moulton's promotion to Vice President. During her 18-year career, Angela has risen through the banking ranks, excelling in indispensable roles as a financial associate, customer service representative, office manager, and lender. "Angela embodies River Bank & Trust's values every day, going above and beyond when caring for our customers, guiding our office team, and providing leadership in the Lee County community," says Pegues. "She is such a knowledgeable banker - and so deserving of this recognition." An Alabama Banking [...]

Angela Moulton Promoted to Vice President at River Bank & Trust in Auburn2021-05-17T17:01:32-05:00

J Manifold Construction Receives Awards for Remodeling Excellence

2021-04-20T13:47:25-05:00

The Home Builders Association of Alabama recently awarded J Manifold Construction with multiple state awards in the 2021 Alabama Remodeling Excellence Awards competition. The coveted Best in Show was awarded for their spectacular Brookside Game Day Dream Home project; which also received first place in the Whole House Remodel over $500,000 category. The company also received Runner-up in this category for their charming Payne Street Cottage project. J Manifold Construction (JMC), a member of the Lee County Home Builders Association, is a custom design and construction company serving residential customers throughout Auburn, Opelika, Lake Martin, and surrounding areas for over [...]

J Manifold Construction Receives Awards for Remodeling Excellence2021-04-20T13:47:25-05:00

R&R Landscaping Joins the NALP Safe Company Program

2021-03-17T18:22:06-05:00

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 Program2021-03-17T18:22:06-05:00

Weichert, Realtors-Porter Properties Changes Name to Porter Properties

2021-02-01T18:20:24-05:00

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 Properties2021-02-01T18:20:24-05:00

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

2021-02-01T17:45:10-05:00

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 Certification2021-02-01T17:45:10-05:00

Auburn Chamber Announces Anna Hovey as President

2021-01-29T20:16:48-05:00

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 President2021-01-29T20:16:48-05:00

Jackson Thornton Technologies Awarded Blue Diamond Partnership

2021-01-28T22:25:53-05:00

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 Partnership2021-01-28T22:25:53-05:00
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