Join us on October 16th, 2014 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm for our Membership Luncheon. Our guest speaker will be Ernest Dwight of Southwood Corp.

More about Ernest Dwight:


Ernest is the President and Founder of SouthWood Corporation. Started upon his graduation from Belmont Abbey College in 1970, SouthWood has grown from a one-person shop into a full-service design/build firm, servicing clients across the US, the Caribbean, and into Europe. Equally familiar with the technical and manufacturing aspects of the business as well as the creative and design side, Ernest spends most of his time in executive management, marketing and business development. He has written articles about, and given presentations on, signage, identity and wayfinding to local and national associations and publications serving the architectural, lodging, housing and recreational industries. He is recognized as one of the most knowledgeable and experienced experts in his field. Ernest has served on the Board of ULI Charlotte, the Caribbean Hotel Association Education Foundation, the Charlotte Apartment Association and others. He and his wife, Vicky, have 4 children and 8 grandchildren. He is a native of Charlotte, NC and enjoys traveling, woodworking, and auctions.

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