Recent Posts by GSA Biz Wire

John Kimbrell joins Spartanburg Area Chamber as EVP

[caption id="attachment_2298" align="alignnone" width="604"] John Kimbrell[/caption] SPARTANBURG, SC – February 25, 2016 – The Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the addition of John B. Kimbrell as Executive Vice President. As Executive Vice President (EVP), Kimbrell’s key responsibilities will be to lead initiatives that will enhance the economic vitality and quality of…
Read more

Hall named Associate Financial Advisor with Nachman Norwood & Parrott

Greenville, SC — Nachman Norwood & Parrott today announced that registered associate Carter R. Hall has been named Associate Financial Advisor. In his new role, Hall will have increased responsibility for managing client relationships and providing wealth management advice. Hall entered the wealth management industry in 2011. Since joining Nachman Norwood & Parrott in 2013,…
Read more

Home2 Suites names new Director of Sales for downtown Greenville location

Greenville, SC – Home2 Suites by Hilton Downtown Greenville owned, and operated by Sycamore Investment Group, today announced that Kim A. Tolbert has been appointed as the Director of Sales of the new Home2 Suites by Hilton Downtown Greenville located at 350 N. Main Street. The 4 story, 117 suite hotel is currently under construction and is scheduled to…
Read more

Fluor named to Fortune Magazine’s most admired list for 5th consecutive year

IRVING, Texas – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was named by FORTUNE magazine as the top-ranked engineering and construction company in its 2016 World’s Most Admired Companies list. For the fifth year in a row, Fluor earned the top designation among its peers in the engineering and construction market sector. “It is a tremendous…
Read more

Clemson’s Upstate Writing Project earns new grant funding

Clemson University’s Upstate Writing Project has been selected to receive a $20,000 grant from the National Writing Project for 2016 - 2017. The Advanced Institute to Scale Up NWP’s College-Ready Writers Program grant will take experienced middle and high school Writing Project teacher-leaders through an Advanced Institute to take place during the summer of 2016…
Read more

YMCA Camp Greenville chosen for national project

GREENVILLE, SC - The National Inclusion Project has partnered with YMCA Camp Greenville to create an inclusive environment where children with and without disabilities can play, learn and laugh TOGETHER. As part of the partnership, the National Inclusion Project provides the Let’s ALL Play program model, training, expertise, annual Power of Play Conference and a wide network…
Read more

Clemson researcher feeds restaurants, farms with long-lost crop

[caption id="attachment_2264" align="alignnone" width="604"] Carolina African runner peanuts are dug at the Clemson University Coastal Research and Education Center in Charleston. (Image provided)[/caption] CHARLESTON — Clemson University researcher Brian Ward has revived the South’s ancestral peanut, successfully germinating nearly 1 million Carolina African runner seeds from just 20. The heirloom crop offers a niche but…
Read more

Newberry College launches new major in criminal justice

[caption id="attachment_2258" align="alignnone" width="213"] Dr. Vinetta Witt[/caption] NEWBERRY, S.C. – Newberry College has added the Criminal Justice major to its programs of study. Criminal Justice has been a minor at Newberry College since 1997 and has maintained annual enrollment of approximately 25 students for the past five years. With steadily increasing interest in the major, the…
Read more

Infinity Marketing CEO wins AAF Silver Medal Award

GREENVILLE – Infinity Marketing CEO and President, Tony Williams, was recently awarded the Silver Medal Award by AAF Greenville, the local chapter of the American Advertising Federation. Williams is not only the founder of Infinity Marketing, but also its visionary and heart and soul of the company. He has created a non-traditional agency structure that has played…
Read more

Recent Comments by GSA Biz Wire

No comments by GSA Biz Wire yet.