Category Archives: Business Services

Landing multimillion dollar grants, faculty support focus of new research office

[caption id="attachment_16803" align="alignnone" width="1400"] (Photo by Ken Scar)[/caption] CLEMSON, South Carolina — Clemson University has taken another significant step in its growth as a leading national research university by creating the Office of Research Development in the Division of Research. The goals of the new office are to increase the number of large, multi-department, multi-institutional grants…
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Elizabeth Krawcheck Rodgers Appointed Senior Vice President, Regional Relationship Manager at Synovus/NBSC

[caption id="attachment_16696" align="alignleft" width="235"] Elizabeth K. Rodgers, Synovus/NBSC[/caption] Elizabeth Krawcheck Rodgers Appointed Senior Vice President, Regional Relationship Manager at Synovus/NBSC Synovus/NBSC today announced the appointment of Elizabeth Krawcheck Rodgers as senior vice president, regional relationship manager, with responsibility for leading the Synovus Trust team across South Carolina. Rodgers was previously with Wells Fargo for 17…
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Upstate Carolina Angel Network to Host Lunch & Learn

UCAN to Host Lunch & Learn at NEXT Innovation Center Greenville, S.C. – The Upstate Carolina Angel Network (UCAN) is pleased to announce it will host two Lunch & Learn events in September for individuals interested in learning more about angel investing. UCAN, which was formed in 2008, is a group of more than 50…
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New App Locally Epic Launches

GREENVILLE, S.C. – An innovative new app is launching locally that will allow businesses and consumers to connect in ways never before seen in the region. Locally Epic engages local consumers via a mobile platform that allows them to enhance their ability to find local offers and promotions from a wide range of businesses in…
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Wagner’s Osgood tabbed for Leadership Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Wagner Wealth Management’s Jennifer Osgood has been named to Leadership Greenville’s Class 44. Leadership Greenville is the Chamber's flagship leadership program and is designed to help develop informed, committed and qualified leaders for Greenville County. By taking an intensive look into the issues affecting Greenville County, Leadership Greenville prepares and motivates participants…
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Clemson Announces 2017 Spiro Sessions; designed to Help Entrepreneurs Learn from Experts While Sharing with Colleagues Who Experience Similar Challenges

GREENVILLE, SC, July 12, 2017 - “Complacency kills businesses. Business owners and managers who aren’t continually learning, seeking out connections with other business people, looking for ways to keep their businesses relevant and promote internal innovation and growth, risk a slow death”, says Ann Coleman, business attorney and coach and current panelist and co-moderator for…
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Carolina Alliance Leasing adds Mark Spears as Vice President, SC Leasing Executive

[caption id="attachment_15537" align="alignleft" width="214"] Mark Spears[/caption] Carolina Alliance Leasing adds Mark Spears as Vice President, SC Leasing Executive SPARTANBURG – Mark Spears has joined Carolina Alliance Bank's South Carolina Leasing Division as Vice President, South Carolina Leasing Executive. Spears is based out of Carolina Alliance’s Spartanburg leasing office and will be responsible for serving the…
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SC Best Places to Work taps WYNIT

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Two years after moving its headquarters to the Palmetto State, WYNIT Distribution has been named one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina. This award was created by SC Biz News in partnership with the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and Best Companies Group 12 years ago to recognize companies…
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Architecture professor emeritus receives Japanese national medal of distinction

[caption id="attachment_15055" align="alignleft" width="207"] Yuji KishimotoImage Credit: Craig Mahaffey / Clemson University[/caption] CLEMSON — Clemson University Professor Emeritus Yuji Kishimoto has been awarded a national medal of distinction — the Order of the Sacred Treasure, Gold Rays Medal — by the Emperor of Japan in a ceremony at the Royal Palace in Tokyo. An honorable…
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