Holland Financial adds vice president of marketing

Ira L. Heller has been named vice president of marketing at Holland Financial.

Mr. Heller was with a national telecommunications company for more than 30 years as an advertising account executive. He is experienced in television buying and selling, search engine marketing, digital strategies, sales, media relations and media buying.

He served in leadership positions with several local chapters of the American Advertising Federation.

Barber shop leases space

NAI Realvest Charles Wayne Commercial has negotiated a long-term lease for Master Barber at Office Depot Plaza on Nova Road in Daytona Beach.

Frank Matos, doing business as Department of Barbers, leased Suite 6 with 1,400 square feet. The barber shop opened in July.

Brad Gifford, an associate, and Brian Adair, a principal, brokered the transaction on behalf of the landlord, Boca Raton-based Ralph Meitin Family Partnership Ltd.

Chamber celebrates completion of renovations

The Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of renovation of Ormond in the Pines senior living community at 4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at 101 Clyde Morris Blvd.

For more information, call (386) 677-3454.

Chamber Casino Night

The Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce will host its 2019 Country Western Casino Night & Texas Hold Em Tournament from 6:30-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, 100 N. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach.

Individual member tickets are $60 or $90 for non-members. Texas Hold Em is $100 for members and $130 for non-members.

For more information, call (386) 677-3454.

Hospital names primary kidney transplant surgeon

Dr. Tomasz Kozlowski, a University of Florida Health board-certified surgeon, has been named the primary kidney transplant surgeon for Halifax Health-Center for Transplant Services, an affiliate of UF Health.

Board-certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Kozlowski’s clinical interests include kidney, liver and pancreas transplantation services.

Previously he served as the director of the kidney and pancreas transplant program at the University of North Carolina.

Dr. Kozlowski is a professor in the division of transplant surgery for the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville. A graduate of the Medical University of Warsaw, Poland, he completed his general and vascular surgery training at Stony Brook University in New York.

For more information, call (386) 425-4650 or visit halifaxhealth.org/transplant.

Chamber celebrates opening of CBD shop

The Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, for Purely CBD at 204 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach.

For more information, call (386) 255-0981 or visit daytonachamber.com.

Universal Orlando PR director will speak to FPRA

The Volusia/Flagler Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association will host a professional development luncheon featuring Alyson Lundell, senior public relations director of Universal Orlando, at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at LPGA International, 1000 Champions Drive, Daytona Beach.

Ms. Lundell also is president of the FPRA.

The cost is $25 for members and $30 for non-members. For a reservation, by Sept. 3, visit fpravf.org.

Airport wins FDOT project of the year

Daytona Beach International Airport was awarded the state Department of Transportation 2019 Commercial Service Airport

Project of the Year for its Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Station.

The state-of-the-art facility was designed with rapid response in mind,

arming first responders with the tools needed to operate swiftly and efficiently.

The $6.5 million project, completed in August 2018, was 90 percent funded

by the Federal Aviation Administration with the remaining 10 percent split

between FDOT and airport enterprise funds.

Latin Festival needs vendors

Vendors are needed for the 2019 Volusia Latin Festival scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 3, at Dewey O. Boster Sports Complex, 1200 Saxon Blvd., Deltona.

Only 40 vendor spaces are available. The cost is $175 for Volusia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce members and $225 for non-members.

For more information, visit volusiachamber.org or call (386) 218-4490.

Chamber festival rescheduled at ballpark

The Volusia Hispanic Chamber and Daytona Tortugas have rescheduled the rained out Copa de la Diversion for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, at Jackie Robinson Ballpark, 110 E. Orange Ave., Daytona Beach.

Vendors spaces are available. The end of summer festival will feature Latin food, music and entertainment.

For more information, call (386) 218-4490.

Hospital donates $2,500 to Summer Fun Camp

AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach donated $2,500 to the City of New Smyrna Beach to support the Summer Fun Camp at the Alonzo “Babe” James Community Center.

During the camp, 150 local children ages 5 to 13 experienced various activities over 10-weeks, including swimming lessons and trips to the zoo, Canaveral National Seashore and a Tortugas baseball game as well as movies and roller skating.

Chamber celebrates opening of dental office

The Southeast Volusia Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. Wedensday, Aug. 28, for Hammock Gardens Dental Care, 2327 State Road 44, New Smyrna Beach.

For more information, call (386) 428-2449 or visit sevchamber.com.

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