New year.... New goals
Fitness: Anytime fitness is focused on living a healthy life on a budget, who doesn't love this?!? If you are here on Johns Island they have you covered from weekly classes such as HITT, Yoga, Barre, Bootcamp & stretching, along with a standard gym with all the equipment you need to reach your goals. So to kick the year off with your best foot forward they are offering $0 enrollment and first month is FREE!!!! This special goes through January. Feel free to drop in, email or call them but make sure to let Justin, General Manager, know Sea Islands Chamber of Commerce is where you found out about this!
Orthodontics: So this is pretty awesome news for Johns Island! Sweetgrass Orthodontics will be opening their doors in the early part of the year (the plan is February). Dr Zhou will be the only Orthodontist on the Island and we are lucky they just joined the chamber! Sweetgrass Orthodontics set themselves apart from any other office in the Charleston area with their holistic approach of creating beautiful smiles with minimal procedures. Come to meet Dr. Jing Zhou (her patients call her Dr Jo)! She is not only a board certified orthodontist but she also has a PhD in dental science. She has over 10 years of experience and was the program director of the MUSC Orthodontic residency program. Once you meet Dr. Jing Zhou and the staff you will understand immediately you aren't just a patient but you are part of the family! They have an amazing staff that strongly believes in their vision and mission; the patient is the priority and focus at all times. They are driven to make a difference in the world and Johns Island! Keep an eye out as we will have more details as we get closer to the opening.
Business: Score has been well known for many years as one of the best places for small business owners and people who are looking to start their business to reach out to. If 2019 is the year you are ready to launch your new business or need help with any area of your current business this is the BEST place for you to check out! Score is free to all who use their services and is created by current and retired business owners and leaders. The knowledge you will have direct access to is something companies pay big bucks to have apart of their team.
Business Insurance & Legal assistance : Legal Shield has got you covered when you are a small business needing insurance, legal advice or simply resources to make sure you are on track. They also have access for individual insurance and legal help which is amazing that they were created with the mindset of how to help everyone make sure they are taken care of or they have the right resources when need help. We are lucky enough to have Claudia J. Brown as a member of our chamber and she is more than glad to help you with any question you have. Make sure to reach out to her to chat about your personal and professional needs for 2019!
Financial: Cres Com is a low country gem! When you walk into any of their branches you are greeted as if you are family not just a customer. This connection with the staff makes it so much easier when you are handling personal or business financial matters. They are extremely focused on promoting small business growth that they offer some amazing options to work with them. When you open a business account with them they have no minimum account requirements, they have no fees for your business and are honestly an amazing resource to have on your side. Make sure to connect with them for all your business and personal banking needs!
Acupuncture & Health advisor: Infinity Acupuncture & SportsMedicine, LLC is owned and operated by Christine Ruffing , She has a vast background and knowledge that she focuses on how to help you reach your goals you have. She is dedicated to setting personalized goals for each of her patience's which range from nutritional counseling, stress management, improving sleep and productivity & in general a more personal connection when it comes to all things health. She will be able to provide a one on one connection so that she can help meet you where you are currently in your life and to work with you to reach actual obtainable goals set by the two of you. She as well has a great relationship with other health professionals in the Charleston to make sure you have every resource needed to obtain your goals.
Restaurant: FUYU is the only Asian fusion restaurant on Johns Island. This spot will offer daily specials, live fusion jazz weekly and a spot you will love coming to over and over! Please check out their link to find out details on everything they have going on.