Donna Wilder has joined the team of professional real estate agents at Century21 Diamond Realty.

With 27 years of real estate sales experience in three states, Maryland, Ohio and now South Carolina, Wilder has been a top producing agent wherever she has worked. She has received sales achievement awards in all three states.

Her efforts here will focus on marketing homes in the Bluffton and Hilton Head areas and working with buyers as a buyer’s agent.

Having a reputation for high standards of professionalism, principle and ethics, Wilder delivers valued counsel and knowledge of the market to her clients.

She can be contacted 843-368-9374.

Century 21 Diamond Realty serves the Lowcountry from its office at 18A Palmetto Way in Bluffton. For more information, call 843-706-2162.

Daniel Luna-Fuller recently joined the staff of LED Lowcountry, located in Bluffton. Luna-Fuller provides project-based design service with a focus on photometric layouts. Her responsibilities include design-build by Luna Lighting and retrofit applications.

As a lighting specialist, Luna-Fuller has played a pivotal role with large commercial projects, such as warehouses, aircraft hangers and parking garages, as well as general lighting applications and office conversions.

She is a former sales application engineer for Flex Lighting Solutions, an interior designer for Lowe’s, and a lead designer for Graybar. Additionally, Luna-Fuller is retired construction engineer from the U.S. Army.

LED Lowcountry specializes in energy-efficient lighting installs and retrofits for commercial and industrial facilities throughout coastal South Carolina and Georgia. For more information, visit

Kimberlee Patterson has joined Charter One Realty as an agent. Patterson will be working out of the Belfair Office, located at 2 Belfair Oaks Blvd. in Bluffton.

Patterson has been a Lowcountry resident for more than 25 years. Having lived in Hilton Head, Bluffton and Okatie, she has first-hand knowledge of the evolving real estate market. Patterson offers personalized service for each real estate transaction.

Prior to joining Charter One, Patterson was a member of the #1 sales team for Dunes Real Estate for five consecutive years, 2013 to 2017, and was a Top 10 producing team in the Hilton Head Island and Bluffton real estate market.

With a passion for sales and extensive background in advertising and marketing, along with a keen eye for design and staging, Patterson has helped create successful real estate transactions.

Patterson can be reached at 843-816-5513 or by email at KimberleePatterson

John Friday has joined Foundation Realty as a Realtor.

He has worked in the real estate industry for more than 15 years, and has extensive experience in residential sales. He is well versed in the local real estate market.

Friday can be contacted at 912-663-0909 or JohnFriday@Foundation

Foundation Realty is based at 22 Folly Field Road, Hilton Head Island. For more information, call 843-686-4002 or visit

  • The third annual Bluffton Ball Presented by Covert Aire will be held Feb. 17 at Pinckney Hall in Sun City. The theme for the formal affair is Fire and Ice.

The Bluffton Ball is the only event of its kind in Bluffton. A yearly celebration of Bluffton’s best, the ball is for community members and leaders.

At the Ball, local businesses and individuals are honored with the Bluffton Business Awards. The award program is an initiative of the Bluffton Chamber of Commerce to recognize those who have made substantial contributions to the Greater Bluffton community.

Honorees do not have to be a Chamber of Commerce member; they need only to live, work, or influence areas in ZIP codes 29909, 29910, 29927, or 29936.

Winners will be announced at the Ball.

The awards include such categories as Business of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Young Professional and others.

Tickets are $85 per person by Jan. 15, and $95 each thereafter. Sponsorships are available.

For more information, call 843-757-1010, email or visit