Carolina First names area executive

Scott Sharp has been named Hilton Head market city executive for Carolina First Bank.

Sharp has seven years of banking experience and has been a full-time resident of the area for 13 years, according to a news release.

Prior to his banking career, he worked for the Beaufort County School District as a math teacher and lacrosse coach and was an adjunct math instructor at Technical College of the Lowcountry.

In other bank news, Quinn Baldree has joined the bank as vice president for commercial lending and Mike Quigley has been named a mortgage loan officer.