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2020 Economic Growth
and Real Estate Summit

The 22nd annual Economic Growth and Real Estate Summit was held on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 at the Marina Inn at Grande Dunes. Thank you to our speakers, sponsors, the media, and all attendees for making this event a success!

2020 Speakers

475 px x 475 px, jpgRobert F. Salvino, Ph.D.
Director, Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics
Ammons Family Endowed Professor of Free Enterprise
Research Economist, Coastal Carolina University

Presentation slides: 2020 Economic Outlook 

Click here to watch Salvino's presentation. 

Thomas S. Mullikin
Chairman, South Carolina Floodwater Commission
Research Professor, Coastal Carolina University

Presentation slides: South Carolina Floodwater Commission 

Click here to watch Mullikin's presentation. 


Geoffrey Turnbull, Ph.D.
Professor and Jim Heistand – NAIOP Eminent Scholar Chair in Real Estate
Department of Finance and Dr. P. Phillips School of Real Estate
University of Central Florida

Presentation slides: Growth, Growth Controls, and the Real Estate Market

Click here to watch Turnbull's presentation.

Rox W. Pollard Jr.
Vice President and Director of the Retail Services Team
Colliers International | South Carolina

Presentation slides: Retail “Apocalypse”: What’s Really Going On?

Click here to watch Pollard's presentation.

Event photos can be viewed and downloaded here.
Download password: Summit2020

Thank you to our sponsors!

Breakfast Sponsor

Tony and Carrie Grant Fund

Promotional Sponsors

Horry Georgetown Home Builders Association

Table Sponsors

The Jackson Companies

Carolina Forest Towne Center

First Reliance Bank

Coastal Carolinas Association of Realtors

Eagle Strategies LLC

Century 21 Boling & Associates, Inc.

Conway National Bank

SiteTech Systems

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce

Friends of the Center

Conway Chamber of Commerce

E.F. Hucks and Associates

Great Southern Homes

KingOne Properties International

The Cana Group at Keller Williams Realty

The Litchfield Company

Mashburn Construction Company