Our Team



David Schwerd

Chief Operating Officer



David is the COO of Diamond Shores LLC and manages all the operations of the company including oversight of new development projects, acquisitions, site design, as well as financial and legal matters.

Prior to joining Paramount in 2021, David was most recently the Director of Planning for Horry County South Carolina which was listed as the one of the fastest growing counties in the United States over the last five years.  David has been involved in various capacities of planning and development over the last twenty-five years.  He has served in roles related to economic development, financial and capital planning, site design and review,  and traffic planning. He brings a wealth of knowledge on the governmental permitting, regulatory and entitlement systems.

David earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics from East Tennessee State University and his M.A. in Urban Affairs and Public Policy from the University of Delaware.


Marcus E. Clore, PLS

Director of Land Development



Marcus serves as the Director of Land Development and has more than 25 years of land surveying, land development, and design experience with residential and commercial projects primarily in Horry and Georgetown counties. A licensed Professional Land Surveyor in South Carolina, Marcus has experience in all aspects of surveying and mapping. Before joining Diamond Shores in 2021, he worked for the South Carolina Department of Transportation in the Construction and Permits Offices for over 11 years.

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Dylan Andrew

Project Manager



Dylan is a lifelong resident of Horry County and came on to work with Diamond Shores in May of 2021.  In 2018, Dylan graduated from Horry Georgetown Technical College with an Associate’s Degree in Civil Engineering Technology.  He has since recently graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Science.  While attending HGTC and CCU, Dylan started his career as a Land Surveyor and AutoCAD technician where he has over 4 years of experience. 


Aaron Norris

Real Estate Coordinator



Aaron Norris, real estate coordinator, is local to Conway. Aaron attended Conway High School where he graduated in 2016. He then went to Horry Georgetown Technical College where in 2017 he graduated with an Associates of Science. Afterwards, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps Reserves. Recently, Aaron graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Economics.