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January 25, 2017

Michael Horton Joins Charleston Regional Development Alliance Board of Directors

Michael Horton, PE, CFM, LEED AP, chief engineering officer

Charleston, S.C. (January 25, 2017) — Davis & Floyd is pleased to announce that Michael Horton, chief engineering officer, has been appointed to the Charleston Regional Development Alliance (CRDA) board of directors. As a member of the board of directors, Horton will have a number of responsibilities to support the goals, objectives, and long-range economic development strategies of the CRDA.

Horton has been an integral part of Davis & Floyd’s water resources team for more than 20 years, focusing on hydraulics and hydrology, stormwater planning and management, and floodplain studies. He has been involved with the planning, design, permitting, and construction phase services for over $200 million in drainage improvements for the City of Charleston. Horton is also the past president of the American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina (ACEC-SC) board of directors, past president of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE-SC), SC Section, and past chairman of the Advisory Board for Glenn Department of Civil Engineering at Clemson University.

About the Charleston Regional Development Alliance
The Charleston Regional Development Alliance is a professional economic development organization representing Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties in South Carolina. With a large and growing network of business, academic, and governmental partners, the CRDA directly assists companies with competitive location or expansion projects by connecting them with the right people, the appropriate resources, and the most meaningful and relevant information. The CRDA promotes the Charleston region’s business, academic, and lifestyle strengths worldwide to attract the world’s best companies, entrepreneurs, and professional talent. Ultimately, the goal is to strengthen regional employment, build our base of high-value industries, and significantly improve the economic future for all who live and work in the greater Charleston area.

About Davis & Floyd
Davis & Floyd, a multi-discipline professional engineering firm, works collaboratively with its clients to design and build innovative projects that improve the lives of the communities and residents it serves. With over 60 years of continuous operation and service to its clients, the privately-owned business has more than 175 employees located in five offices across South Carolina including Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, Greenwood, and Florence. The firm’s primary market sectors include transportation, water, and industrial in addition to federal, local government, and private development. For more information about Davis & Floyd’s services and team, visit davisfloyd.com.