Myrtle Beach has Calvin Gilmore to thank
By: Denise McIver
The rebirth of MTM Records and the debut of a country music cable program are the latest projects to expand the media horizon of South Carolina-based entrepreneur Calvin Gilmore. The two ventures are the earliest results of Gilmore’s equity portion sale of Calvin Gilmore Prod. Inc. to the Family Channel and parent company Intl. Family Entertainment.
A country singer himself, Gilmore is credited with the single-handed transformation of Myrtle Beach, SC into “the new Branson.” His three concert theaters attract crowds, while…