CCNB Names New Director of Marketing

February 26, 2015 • Myrtle Beach, South Carolina – Coastal Carolina National Bank (CCNB) is pleased to announce Maura Utley has joined the staff as the new VP/Director of Marketing. Utley, who has over 30 years industry experience, will focus on developing and implementing creative marketing strategies for the bank, and play a vital role in the company’s community involvement.

“Maura’s position as Director of Marketing, complements CCNB’s plans for growth,” says Laurence Bolchoz, President and CEO of Coastal Carolina National Bank. “Maura’s creativity, passion and
can-do-spirit, embody what our team is all about. She has already made a great contribution to our team in a very short period of time,” says Bolchoz.

A native of Middlefield, Connecticut, Utley moved to Murrells Inlet in 1996 after being recruited by Waccamaw Pottery to be the company’s creative director. She earned a BFA from University of Hartford and attended other Connecticut schools for post-graduate studies. Before joining the staff at CCNB, Utley was the VP of Brand Development for MVP Group International, a candle a home scents company located in Charleston, South Carolina. Prior to moving to the Grand Strand, Utley was the Executive Creative Director for Ethan Allen Inc., in Danbury, Connecticut, and worked in advertising for May Company department stores as a fashion art director.

“It’s wonderful to be working with a team who genuinely cares for the customers we serve, and the community in which we live. Being part of Coastal Carolina National Bank’s mission to be the best community bank at the beach is something I am excited about and very grateful for,” says Utley.