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Grand Opening of Ocean Lakes’ Camptown Center

Ocean Lakes’ Biggest Renovation Ever! Ocean Lakes Family Campground, a subsidiary of The Jackson Companies, is excited to announce that renovations are complete on the new “Camptown Center,” the most ambitious Ocean Lakes’ renovation to date. Located in the heart of the campground, this area previously included the Main Snack Bar, Main Laundrymat, the water … Continue reading Grand Opening of Ocean Lakes’ Camptown Center

Jacksons awarded the SC Order of the Palmetto

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson, founders of The Jackson Companies, were awarded South Carolina’s highest civilian honor, the Order of the Palmetto on Thursday, February 26, 2004. They are known for their leadership in the campground and tourism industries, as well as their support of the Grand Strand Community. A surprise … Continue reading Jacksons awarded the SC Order of the Palmetto

2002-2003 National “RV Park of the Year”

Ocean Lakes Wins National Award & Recognition for 3rd Time! Awarded by: National Association of RV Parks & Campground’s (ARVC) Association Contact: Director of Marketing & Communications, Traci Pasqualone, (703) 241-8801 Details: Ocean Lakes Family Campground, a subsidiary of The Jackson Companies, is proud to announce it was awarded the title of 2002-2003 National “RV … Continue reading 2002-2003 National “RV Park of the Year”

Sandy Harbor Family Fun Center Opens inside Ocean Lakes

WHAT: Ocean Lakes Family Campground’s “Ribbon Cutting and Dedication Ceremony” of their new Sandy Harbor Family Fun Center. WHEN: Friday, June 7, 2002 at 12 Noon. WHERE: Ocean Lakes Family Campground at the new Sandy Harbor Complex. WHO: The Jackson Companies (the parent company of Ocean Lakes) Board members, family members, media and local dignitaries … Continue reading Sandy Harbor Family Fun Center Opens inside Ocean Lakes

Ocean Lakes Adds Concrete Pads to Campsites

WHAT: Ocean Lakes Family Campground tests concrete pads on select campsites. WHEN: Implemented in March, 2002 WHERE: Test sites are located in the “HH” section of the oceanfront campsites DETAILS: Ocean Lakes Family Campground is testing cement pads on some of its oceanfront campsites. The decision was based on requests from Ocean Lakes’ guests and … Continue reading Ocean Lakes Adds Concrete Pads to Campsites

The Jackson Companies honored “Gold” by Family Friendly Initiative

WHAT: The Jackson Companies and it’s subsidiaries are one of the first to be honored a Gold Seal by Family Friendly Initiative. WHEN: October 2, 2001 WHERE: Horry County, South Carolina WHO: The Jackson Companies founded by Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson and their five daughters, includes Prestwick Golf & Country Club, Ocean Lakes Family … Continue reading The Jackson Companies honored “Gold” by Family Friendly Initiative

The Jackson Companies announce New President and CEO

WHAT: The Board of Directors of The Jackson Companies has elected Dennis L. Wade to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). WHO: The Jackson Companies, founded by Mary Emily and Nelson Jackson and their five daughters, includes Prestwick Golf & Country Club, Ocean Lakes Family Campground, Ocean Lakes Properties, Crystal Lake Mobile … Continue reading The Jackson Companies announce New President and CEO