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Coastguards of Yesteryear: ADM Records John Lynch
Island Gazette Online
Councilman Barbour Sworn In As Mayor ; Jack Lynch Appointed To Fill Vacant Council Seat With Unanimous Vote
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The four member Council voted unanimously in favor of appointing Jack Lynch
as the fifth council member.
The Council voted unanimously to appoint local resident Jack L. Lynch
to fill the seat.The name that began circulating in rumors as a possible candidate only a few days prior to the meeting. Jack
wife Tamsie, parents of six children, built their home in the Wilmington Beach section of Carolina Beach
in 1996. Mrs. Lynch explained that she and her husband began visiting Carolina Beach as children when their parents would take summer vacations.She
stated, "We love the family atmosphere and community feeling."Mr. Lynch
was born on January 21st, 1936 in Easley South Carolina. He
was raised in Roxboro, NC and spent four years serving in the U.S. Coast Guard
.In addition, Mr. Lynch attended N.C. State University. Mr. Lynch worked for forty-two years with Telerent Leasing Corporation of Raleigh and retired in June of 2001.He served 15 years as president and CEO before retirement.Telerent
provides complete room, public area furnishings and design for hotels and motels throughout the USA. During Mr. Lynch's
time as President, the company recorded annual sales of approximately 200 million dollars. Telerent
also owns Telehealth Services which provides T.V's, patient education systems, and satellite equipment to 40% of the US hospital market and held an 80% share of the hospital TV market in Canada prior to it's sale several years ago.Mr. Lynch
negotiated the sale of Telerent
to the Itochu Corporation of Japan
in 1989.He still serves Telerent as a consultant and Vice Chair of the Board of Directors.He is also actively involved in real estate investments in Carolina Beach, is a previous part owner of five Holiday Inns in Myrtle Beach and Oxford, NC, and was the Managing General Partner that developed and operated the Hilton in Durham, NC.Mr. Lynch is also an active member of the First Baptist Church of Carolina Beach as Trustee, Deacon, Co/Treasurer, and is Chair of the Facilities Task Force.
On December 9th, Mr. Lynch
feelings regarding his
appointment to the Council by stating, "I am honored to have the opportunity to work with the Council and will do the best job for the citizens in a harmonious way."Mrs. Lynch
never meets a stranger", explaining that her
husband is a friend to everyone.She addressed the perceived issues confronting the Council in the months ahead by stating, "There may be a lot of political waves at Carolina Beach but Jack is the guy who can put the surf board on top of those waves."
Commenting on a recent newspaper article which appeared in the Wilmington Star News
, Mr. Lynch
stated, "The newspaper said the vacant seat would be a hot seat, I see it as a seat of opportunity to serve the community in a harmonious way."
Island Gazette Online
(Pictured Above:) Citizens attended a political rally at Bowman's Seafood Restaurant on Sunday May 15th to meet incumbent candidates Mayor Dennis Barbour and Council members Jack Lynch and Gary Doetsch.
...On Sunday May 15th, a political rally was held at Bowman's Seafood Restaurant in support of incumbent Mayor Dennis Barbour and fellow Council members Jack Lynch and Gary Doetsch.
was appointed by a unanimous vote of the Council to fill out the remaining two years of Dennis's four year Council term.
grew up in Roxboro, NC.Lynch later joined the Coast Guard and attended NC State on the GI Bill.He
vacationed with his
family every summer in Carolina Beach and in 1994 bought property to build a home. Before appointment to the Council, Lynch retired in 2001 from Telerent Leasing Corporation - one the nations largest TV and equipment leasing companies.He also had interest in six Holiday Inn operations and was a developer/partner of one Hilton Hotel. Lynch
wife Tamsie have seven children and 16 grandchildren and are all strong Duke fans.
Garner Chamber of Commerce - Directory of Members
Jack L. Lynch, PresidentTelerent Leasing CorporationP.O. Box 266274191 Fayetteville Road (27603)Raleigh, NC 27611Phone : 919-772-8604Fax : 919-662-7012Distributors-Commercial Sales & Leasing of TVs, Electronic Systems, Satellite Receivers & Air Conditioners
Town of Carolina Beach - Jack Lynch
Jack L. Lynch
...Mr. Lynch is also actively involved in real estate investments in Carolina Beach and is a previous part owner of six Holiday Inns and he was the managing general partner that developed the Hilton in Durham, N. C..He is an active member of First Baptist Church of Carolina Beach as Trustee, Deacon, CoTreasurer and Chair of the Facilities Task Force.He
is married to Tamsie Lynch.The couple have 6 children, 13 grandchildren and one great grandson.Jack Lynch
wife have liked and visited Carolina Beach
since they were children vacationing here with their parents and bought property here in 1994.His
vision is to keep Carolina Beach family oriented, to attract more development for shopping, higher end residential, and commercial development as well as beach renourishment.