DIS enters partnership with Olympus America Inc.
Daytona International Speedway has entered a multi-year partnership with Olympus America Inc. that will provide the optical products company the naming rights to the photographers room of the Infield Media Center.
Also, Olympus will have branding within the photographers room and a display space to provide services and equipment to photographers covering events at DIS.
Digital media team expands at local ad agency
Hayley Dougal has joined Benedict Advertising & Marketing as a digital media coordinator.
Ms. Douglas is responsible for the development, execution, optimization and growth of digital direct response campaigns for clients.
She earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of North Florida. She recently relocated to Port Orange.
Ormond chamber banquet
The Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce will host its annual installation banquet from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at Oceanside Golf & Country Club, 75 N. Halifax Drive.
The chamber will present community awards and install officers and directors for 2019.
Featured speaker will be Chip Wile, president of Daytona International Speedway.
Tickets are $85 for members, $115 for non-members, $795 for premier table sponsor member and $895 for premier table sponsor non-member,
Sponsorship opportunities are available. To register, visit ormondchamber.com. For more information, call (386) 677-2454.
Chamber banquet Feb. 4
The Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce 99th annual Dinner Meeting will be presented by Halifax Health from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, at the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort, 100 N Atlantic Ave.,
The featured speaker will be Brian Kilmeade, a New York Times best-selling author, co-host of TV’s Fox & Friends on Fox News Channel, and nationally-syndicated radio host.
The event also will include the presentation of the Enterprise Award and the Lou Fuchs Award.
For more information, call (386) 255-0981.
Customer service workshop
The Port Orange South Daytona and the Ormond Beach chambers of commerce will host a Customer Service Workshop with Shane Moody from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, at Halifax Health Medical Center France Tower, 303 N. Clyde Morris Blvd. Daytona Beach.
Mr. Moody is president and CEO of the Destin Area Chamber of Commerce and has more than 20 years in the chamber industry. He is a nationally recognized sales and customer service instructor.
The cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members.
For more information or to register, call (386) 761-1601.
Chamber hosts ceremony for counseling service
The Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Ormond-by-the-Sea Counseling at 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at 194 E. Granada Blvd.
For more information, visit ormondbytheseacounseling.com or call (386) 677-3454.
Holly Hill chamber seeks vendors
Vendors are needed for the Holly Hill Chamber of Commerce Best on the Hill Business Showcase, scheduled for March 21 at the Holly Hill YMCA, 1046 Daytona Ave.
The chamber will provide a table and two chairs.
Vendor space is limited. Each vendor is asked to provide a door prize to be given away at their table. The cost is $50 for members and $65 for non-members. Selling products and/or services the night of the event is encouraged.
There also will be restaurants presenting some of their specialties free to those attending.
Register by calling (386) 253-7311 or emailing email@example.com.
Wealth management firm adds adviser
Brad Schwartz has joined Keyes, Stange & Wooten Wealth Management as an investment adviser representative.
Mr. Schwartz has more than 10 years experience in banking, investment management and financial planning. He grew up in New Smyrna Beach earned a bachelor's degree from the University of North Florida.
Keyes, Stange & Wooten Wealth Management is at 1825 Business Park Blvd., Suite E, Daytona Beach. For more information, call (386) 253-1980.
Realtors recognize New Smyrna Beach resident
Chris Atwell of New Smyrna Beach, who works for First International Title, was presented a President's Award by the Orlando Regional Realtor Association.
The honor was presented Jan 12 during the association's annual awards gala at the Hilton Orlando.
He also was recognized as the Affiliate Member of the Year.
The Port Orange South Daytona Chamber of Commerce will present Morning Mix & Mingle, hosted by VyStar Credit Union at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at 750 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange
The cost is $5 for members and $10 for non-members
For more information, call (386) 761-1601 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern Title Promotes Manager in Port Orange
Southern Title has promoted Heather Benge Noga to manager of its Port Orange office.
The Port Orange branch, open since 2015, posted a 10 percent increase in volume in 2018 over 2017.
Ms. Noga has been part of the Southern Title team since 2010 and has gained experience in all facets of the industry at multiple office locations, including processing, title examination, and closing. She earned her Florida Title Insurance Agents license in 2015.
Joining Ms. Noga in Port Orange are Linda Ericson, closing assistant, and Shannon Rogers, administrative assistant.
Southern Title is in Suite 202 at 1665 Dunlawton Ave. For more information, call (386) 675-1390.
Network at Night
The West Volusia Regional, DeLand Area and Volusia Hispanic chambers of commerce, and West Volusia Tourism will host Network at Night at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, at the DeLand Hotel, 442 E. New York Ave.
The event will take guests to the past for a Roaring '20s good time with "bathtub gin," champagne cocktails, bowties and pearls, and delicious food.
Registration is free for members.
For information, registration and sponsorship opportunities, contact one of the hosting chambers.
AM Connection set
The West Volusia Regional Chamber of Commerce will present an AM Connection at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 N. C.R. Beall Blvd., DeBary.
Katrina Locke, Sustainability & Natural Resources Director for the Environmental Management Division, will discuss environmental issues.
Free for members, the cost is $10 for non-members.
For a reservation or more information, visit westvolusiaregionalchamber.org or call (386) 490-4606.
Area chamber hosts monthly events
The DeLand Area Chamber of Commerce and the Orange City Alliance have several regularly scheduled events.
The discussion group Fuel meets at 7:30 a.m. Mondays at Boston Coffee, 109 E. New York Ave., DeLand.
Let’s Do Lunch networking meets from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at The Cloister's of DeLand, 400 E. Howry Ave.
For more information, call (386) 734-4331 or visit DeLandChamber.org.
Pizza shop opens in Deltona
Marco’s Pizza, has opened at 1573 Saxon Blvd. in Deltona.
The shop is owned and operated by Central Florida native Tiffany Beres, who was a property manager for more than two decades. She also has the Marco's Pizza franchise in Winter Springs.
The national pizza chain was founded by a native Italian, Pasquale “Pat” Giammarco and has more than 900 shops. It expects to reach 1,000 locations this year. It also has a shop in Daytona Beach.
The Deltona shop has carryout, delivery, dine-in and online ordering services.
For more information, visit marcos.com or call (386) 878-7555.