Sasee Gets Personal with Ginny Lassiter: Sunset River Marketplace

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

“A house is a home when it incorporates things or elements that the family loves. It should be a reflection of the personalities of its inhabitants.” In 1977, Ginny moved to this area as a single mother to be close to her family. In 2002, Sunset River Marketplace was opened by Ginny and her husband … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Allison Harrington: Speech Solutions, Inc.

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

For two decades, Allison has been a Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP), which is someone who assesses, diagnoses and facilitates treatment of a variety of communication disorders in both children and adults. SLPs practice in a variety of settings including hospitals, schools, rehab facilities, private clinics, and homes. In 2015, Allison’s parents retired and moved to Ocean … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Daniel Walters: Laid Back Charters

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

“Better to fight for something than to live for nothing” by George S. Patton is Daniel’s favorite quote. Daniel’s parents have owned a home along the Grand Strand since the late 1990s and Daniel has owned his current home in Ocean Isle Beach since 2018. In 2020, Daniel’s biggest lesson learned was that life is … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Leigh Simmons: Surf Unlimited Mercantile

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

Leigh’s perfect way to relax is on the boat reading while her husband fishes, then pulling up to a restaurant and eating on the water. She loves live music and traveling to cool venues. Amos Lee and Jack Johnson are her favorite artists and her favorite venue so far is Red Rocks in Colorado. Surf … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Olivia Cox: Custom Outdoor Furniture & Restrapping

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

A true creek rat – born and raised in Murrells Inlet, SC Oversees merchandising, marketing, HR, day-to-day operations, and loves working the retail floor from time to time Supports Salkehatchie Summer Service where she is now a site leader and her passion for this philanthropy was passed on from her late, older brother Learned the … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Michael Fink: Executive Director for Brightwater

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

“Be humble, be hungry, and always be the hardest worker in the room.” Grew up in Conway and has been living in Myrtle Beach for over 10 years In 2020, Michael’s most important lessons learned were: to focus on adapting to change, to practice effective communication, and to possess a servant leadership mindset Michael’s 2021 … Continued

Sasee Gets Personal with Publisher Delores Blount

By Sarah Elaine Hawkinson

Has lived on the Grand Strand for 48 years. Sitting on her porch with a good book and a glass of wine is her favorite way to relax. Loves to wear bright, bold, primary colors and hats. Her favorite foods are Italian and French. Absolutely believes what is on the inside effects the outside. She … Continued