presented local advertising and marketing professional Milton Miles
with the Silver Medal Award at its annual ADDY Gala on Saturday, February 7, 2009 at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church Hall.
We're extremely honored to present this accolade to Milton
A 30-year advertising industry veteran, Milton Miles is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a degree in industrial and commercial design.
newspaper career in Columbus, Georgia.
In 1990, he accepted a job with The Sun News and within a few years was promoted to Marketing Director and then Vice President of Marketing.
extensive knowledge of print media and publishing as well as his
strength in strategic planning have been assets for his
employers and customers.
distinguished career, he
developed strong management and leadership skills.
One of Milton's many talents is the ability to mold and mentor new employees to help them reach their fullest potential.
knowledge of the market, the advertising industry and the ability to build collaborations directly benefitted a number of local civic clubs, non-profit organizations and educational institutions.
willingly gives of his
time and resources to make the Grand Strand a better place to live and to work.
He has contributed to countless pro bono projects for such organizations as Kids Voting, Shared Care, Waccamaw Community Foundation, Grand Strand Rape Crisis Center, Coastal Carolina University Strategic Planning Committee, Knight Foundation Regional Community Advisory Committee, South Carolina Governor's School for Math and Science Foundation, Horry Georgetown Technical College Advisory Committee for Senior Services, SC Education Oversight Committee (EOC) PAIRS advisory board, Conway Middle School mentor and the United Way.Professional memberships have included International Media Marketing Association, Newspaper Association of America, American Press Institute and the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce Marketing-Technology Committee member.
The Board of Directors of AAF-CC congratulations to Milton Miles!