Liza Pirkey has joined the staff at Trinity TheraSpa in Moss Creek Village.
Pirkey has more than 13 years’ experience in the skin care industry as an esthetician. For more than six years, she has been an Emotional-Freedom Technique (EFT) practitioner. She also is Reiki I and II certified.
TheraSpa is owned by Gavin and Holly Wright. The spa offers massages, facials, reflexology and Reiki by appointment.
It is located at 1533 Fording Island Road, Suite 320. For more information, call 843-540-6082 or visit trinitytheraspa.com.
Amanda Stewart, a veteran employee of the Peacock Automotive family of companies, has been named general manager of Porsche of Hilton Head.
As general manager, Stewart will manage the new and used inventory, appraise trades, ensure service and parts departments are operating efficiently and take responsibility for customer experience.
Within the Peacock organization, Stewart has been both manager and director of the Business Development Center as well as a sales manager and general sales manager. She has been with the company for 10 years.
Porsche of Hilton Head, one of 12 automotive dealerships within Peacock Automotive, sells and services new Porsche vehicles, as well as premium luxury pre-owned vehicles.
Stewart holds a Master’s Degree from Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania and a Bachelor’s Degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.
She is a graduate of the National Automobile Dealers Association Academy, where she served as class president.
For more information, call 843-208-1258 or visit peacockautomotive.com.
Chris Hervochon, CPA, CVA has been selected as one of the 2019 40 Under 40 in the Accounting Profession by CPA Practice Advisor magazine.
The 40 Under 40 Awards spotlight the top practicing public accountants, educators and thought leaders who are leading their profession by visibly and incrementally changing the accounting profession through their exemplary leadership, their innovative thinking, and collaborative efforts.
As a recipient of this award, Hervochon will appear in the December print edition of the magazine and online at cpapracticeadvisor.com. Hervochon also will attend the Young Leaders Accounting Think Tank Oct. 16-18 in Indianapolis, which connects members of the 40 Under 40 group and other rising leaders in the profession.
• Southeast Cabinetry LLC has opened a new showroom at 38C New Orleans Road, Suite 101, on Hilton Head Island.
The showroom displays multiple cabinetry lines in various styles and colors. The company offers in-house design services with options for any size space.
As part of the Hilton Head Area Home Builders Association, the company partners with local businesses and tradesmen for renovation projects.
Hours are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesday, Friday and Saturday by appointment.
For more information, call 843-715-6211 or email email@example.com. Visit SoutheastCabinetry.com for updated hours around the holidays.
• Marlee Johnson of Century 21 Diamond Realty has earned the nationally recognized Seniors Real Estate Specialist designation from the Seniors Real Estate Specialist Council of the National Association of Realtors.
Johnson joins more than 15,000 real estate professionals in North America who have earned the SRES designation. All were required to successfully complete a comprehensive course in understanding the needs, considerations, and goals of real estate buyers and sellers aged 55 and older.
The SRES Council, founded in 2007, is the world’s largest association of real estate professionals focusing specifically on representing senior clients in real estate transactions.
For more information, visit SRES.org or contact Johnson at 843-633-1335.
A veteran prosecutor dedicated to public safety in her community has received a leadership award by the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Fourteenth Circuit Assistant Solicitor Tameaka A. Legette received the John R. Justice Community Leadership Award Sept. 23 at the annual Solicitor’s Conference in Myrtle Beach.
The award was established in 2012 by the U.S. Attorney’s Office. It is presented each year during the annual Solicitors Conference to recognize an assistant solicitor who has exhibited exemplary community service or implemented innovative solutions to advance public safety.
The award is named for longtime Sixth Circuit Solicitor John R. Justice, who held office more than three decades and has the second-longest tenure of any South Carolina solicitor.
Legette has been a prosecutor for the 14th Circuit Solicitor’s Office since 2002, the year she graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
• Specialty grocer The Fresh Market is holding a national holiday hiring event for seasonal and part-time team members. The event will take place at all 160 store locations, including the Hilton Head Island store, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18-19.
Qualified applicants will get on-the-spot interviews.
Applicants may apply online at Careers.TheFreshMarket.com and are encouraged to apply prior to the event if possible.
Employees receive a 20% discount on purchases. For more information, visit thefreshmarket.com.
Amy Whitman RN, BSN, NCSN, AFDN-P has recently been certified as a Functional Nutrition Practitioner.
With the certification, and drawing upon 43 years of nursing experience, Whitman assists clients in finding solutions to their health complaints, which can be far removed from their symptoms.
Whitman has been a resident in Bluffton for 20 years. She recently retired from Beaufort County School District, after serving as a school nurse there for almost 18 years.
She received her Associate Degree in nursing with academic honors from Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in nursing with academic honors from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.
She has been in many past leadership roles in various areas in nursing. She was Nationally Board Certified as a school nurse. She has been informally studying functional medicine for the past 10 years.
Whitman has used her FDN training to resolve her own health issues. The practice involves using functional medicine labs to find out what issues need to be corrected and developing an individual wellness plan for each client.
Whitman may be contacted for a free 30-minute consultation at 843-384-0587 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about functional nutrition, visit functionaldiagnosticnutrition.com.