Ocean Canyon Properties Announces Mark Adams as Vice President General Counsel

Texarkana, TX (PRWEB) July 14, 2014

Ocean Canyon Properties (OCP), a privately owned membership camping resort company, is excited to announce the appointment of Mr. Mark Adams as Vice President, General Counsel.

Before joining Ocean Canyon Properties, Mr. Adams was a partner in the Texarkana firm of Dunn, Nutter & Morgan, LLP. Serving clients since 2004, Mr. Adams provided legal services in the areas of real estate, business formation and compliance, commercial contracts and commercial litigation. Prior to his joining the Dunn, Nutter firm, Mr. Adams served as Sr. Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel for Walsh Healthcare Solutions, Inc., a pharmaceutical distribution company with annual revenues in excess of $1.7 billion. As General Counsel for Walsh Healthcare Solutions, Mr. Adams provided guidance and legal counsel to the company related to corporate governance, licensing and compliance, ethics, human resources, financing ($130+ million line of credit), and several mergers and acquisitions including Walsh’s eventual sale in excess of $100 million. During his career, Mr. Adams has also served as a Sr. Administrator for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo, Texas, a prosecutor and solo practitioner.

“I am honored to accept this position with Ocean Canyon. I have had the opportunity to work with the executive team over the past seven years, and have developed a tremendous amount of respect for the expertise that they bring to the industry,” said Mr. Adams.

Mr. Adams has served on the boards of CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for children, Hereford, Texas); Government Affairs Committee (Chairman, 2005), Healthcare Distribution Management Association; American Cancer Society, Randall County, Texas; United Way, Amarillo, Texas; as well as Rotary International and Lions Club International.

“After working with Mark for 7 years in all areas of our legal needs and seeing his expertise and professional attitude, it was time to take our relationship to the next level. We are very happy and proud to have him as a part of our team, “ said Mike Pournoury, President of Ocean Canyon Properties.

Mr. Adams earned his Juris Doctor from Baylor University School of Law in Waco in 1986, and was subsequently admitted to the Texas and Arkansas State Bars. He is also admitted to practice before the federal courts of the Eastern District of Texas, and the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas.

About Ocean Canyon Properties

Ocean Canyon Properties is a growing system of eight privately owned membership resorts that offer spacious RV campsites, comfortable vacation cabins, cottages, and condos, along with a wide variety of private resort amenities. With beautiful resort locations situated throughout the southern United States, OCP resorts provide the safe, secure and enjoyable recreational experience that so many families seek.

Ocean Canyon Properties includes Mountain Lakes Resort on Lake Guntersville in Langston, AL, Styx River Resort and RV Park in Robertsdale, Alabama, Tres Rios Resort in Glen Rose, TX, Millwood Landing Golf and RV Resort in Ashdown, AR, Abita Springs Resort in Abita Springs, LA, Texoma Shores Resort in Madill, OK, and Compton Ridge Campground and Lodge in Branson, MO.

The Ocean Canyon Properties senior management team has been directly involved in the membership camping resort industry on a national platform for over 30 years. This experience, combined with the rigorous standards of operation at both the resort and corporate levels, ensure that the company operates securely and responsibly, while providing the highest levels of service to its members, their guests and employees. Ocean Canyon is active in supporting community organizations that help children and families in the Southeast. You can find out more at their website www.oceancanyon.com.

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