September 20-22, 2019 | Myrtle Beach Convention Center


Home Improvement & Outdoor Living Show 2018

Workshops & Demonstrations


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Gary Forrester, Regional Senior Extension Agent
Horticulture Program Team, Georgetown County Cooperative Extension Office, Horry County Cooperative Extension Office, Master Gardner

Garry Forrester became a Clemson Extension horticulturalist in 1990 and has been a MG coordinator for several years, certifying more than 500 local citizens as Master Gardeners. He has contributed to many Extension publications, including SC Master Gardener Training Manual, Home Law Care, Coast-A-Syst, Carolina Yards and Neighborhoods, Life at the Water’s Edge, Conserving Water in Your Landscape, Balancing Nature in Your Landscape, and Creating an Environmentally Responsible Landscape.

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Cherie Hardy, Broker in Charge, SC Real Estate Network A Broker in Charge and Owner of SC Real Estate Network, located at 780 Coastal Grand Circle, Myrtle Beach.  Has sold real estate in the Myrtle Beach area since 2006. Prior to moving here worked for several builders in the Winston Salem, NC area and ran a design center. Sherrie is a certified stager and has a diploma in Interior Decorating.


Randi Rimedio, A Difference in Dining Originally from Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. Been here at the beach since 1999. Have had A Difference in Dining for 15 years and we were the first personal chef service on the Grand Strand. I received my Sommelier Certification from the International Sommelier Guild of Toronto in 2008. Food and Wine is our passion. We have had the opportunity to cook for celebrities, athletes, tourists and our loyal local clients. Food is forever changing, so we are forever learning. We change our menus with the seasons, always fresh and exciting makes for the best fare.

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Rob Clemons, General Manager, Monarch Solar Rob Clemons is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration. Rob is a licensed Home Builder and Broker in the State of South Carolina.  He is currently the General Manager of Monarch Solar in Myrtle Beach and is committed to sustainable energy programs through solar power and other conservation mean.  Over the years he has held many leadership positions including: State and National Director for the HGHBA, two time President of the HGHBA, Chairman of the Workforce Development Committee, Chairman of the CCAR Housing Opportunity committee, and several other positions related to community outreach.  He was listed as one of the 40 Under 40 for in the building industry nationwide by Professional Builder Magazine and has been a guest speaker at events including the National Association of Realtors Expo.


Chef DeWayne Beaty, Personal Chef, Caterer


Chef  Tom Mullally, Strand Catering and International Culinary Institute of Myrtle Beach Chef Tom Mullally is a highly acclaimed international chef with over 30 years of experience in the culinary industry. He received his A.S. in Culinary Arts from Johnson and Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. His culinary expertise has taken hiim internationally working with numerous hotels and restaurants abroad.

This award winning chef has participated in six American Culinary Federation competitions medaling with four golds, one silver and one bronze. During his career he has competed in 17 culinary competitions winning eleven first place awards and received a total of 45 awards.

Chef Tom is a chef instructor at the Horry-Georgetown Technical College International Culinary Institute in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. His students have continued his legacy with winning numerous highly recognized culinary competitions as well as having successful careers.

He is an active member of Chaines des Rotisseurs and the American Culinary Federation. With over 30 years of professional culinary experience and training and 15 years of operating and owning a catering company, Chef Tom Mullally is definitely qualified to meet all of your culinary needs and desires. Strand Catering offers a true difference in dining experience.


Matt Jarnagan, Project Manager and Designer, The Cabinet Market  During his teens, Matt assisted his father in replacing fixtures in his rental properties and maintaining them. In high school he was able to take drafting and C.A.D. This is where he was introduced to home design. After his military service in the US Army, Matt went back to California to try a career in real estate. With a rocky economy he took the opportunity to manage a parts store. Unsatisfied, he traveled to Louisiana and then South Carolina where he re-discovered a passion for design. Originally hired to help sell kitchens, Matt saw the need for another designer. First starting with bathrooms, he went on under guidance of fellow designers to design kitchens. In his first year Matt has help sell over One Million in home remodel projects. 


Tony Zack, Owner, Mr. Sparky 

The 2019 Fall Home Improvement & Outdoor Living Show is brought to you by the Horry Georgetown Home Builders Association (HGHBA), a professional membership organization of 500 member firms representing all facets of the building industry.

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