Category Archives: Business Services

Becky Patterson joins Coldwell Banker Caine in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Coldwell Banker Caine recently welcomed Becky Patterson as a residential sales agent to its Greenville office. Becky joins Coldwell Banker Caine with experience from another real estate company in the Upstate. Prior to her career in real estate, Becky also worked as an insurance specialist for Southeastern Surgery Center. A Florida native,…
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Terry Childress recognized with WEASC awards

Greenville, S.C. — Mr. Terry Childress, Line Maintenance Supervisor for Renewable Water Resources (ReWa), was recognized at the South Carolina Environmental Conference (SCEC) with the Water Environment Association of South Carolina (WEASC) Maintenance Person of the Year and the Dennis Pittman Collection System Awards. The Maintenance Person of the Year Award is to be given…
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SBA national road tour for STEM innovation coming to Greenville

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced  today that it will launch a 20- state road tour led by the SBA’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs with participation from 11 other federal agencies. This will be the second year of the SBA-led Innovation Road Tour. “Last…
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Greenville entrepreneur Johnson named Emerging Leader

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Local entrepreneur Tammy Johnson was named of one of the Greenville News’ 2016 Emerging LeadersWednesday. Johnson is originally from Houston Texas, but has lived in Greenville since 2009. She started her journey into entrepreneurship in January of 2011 when she opened Liquid Catering, a special event bartending company. The Old Cigar Warehouse…
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S.C. Chamber announces 2016 Safety Award winners

COLUMBIA, S.C. – State Chamber of Commerce President Ted Pitts released the following statement announcing the Chamber’s 2016 annual Safety Awards winners: “A safe workplace allows employees to grow and succeed, and we are proud to announce this year’s Safety Award winners who have taken that to heart. We are pleased to honor those companies…
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Bliss & Associates Inc. welcomes Paul Clark as VP of business development

Greenville, SC – Bliss & Associates, Inc. is pleased to welcome Paul J Clark as Vice President of Business Development. Paul Clark joins Bliss & Associates with over 25 years of professional experience in business leadership disciplines – as a business owner, corporate executive, board member and chairperson, and business coach. As a certified instructor…
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Greenville Chamber hosting multicultural business and community open house

Greenville, SC - The Greenville Chamber will host a Multicultural Business and Community Open House on Tuesday, March 15 from 5:30 to 8:00 pm at the Chamber (24 Cleveland Street, Greenville SC 29601). This free event, hosted by the Chamber’s Staff, Board of Directors and Hispanic Business Committee, is an opportunity for multicultural business owners…
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2016 Upstate Regional Summit call for presenters

Greenville, S.C. – Ten at the Top has issued a call for presenters for this fall’s 2016 Upstate Regional Summit “Creating a Leading Region,” taking place on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at the TD Convention Center. Presenters will have the opportunity to share during one of the Summit’s five breakout sessions, each centered around one of…
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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…
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Greenville Chamber hires Phillips as president and CEO

[caption id="attachment_2270" align="alignnone" width="604"] W. Carlos Phillips[/caption] Greenville, SC - The Greenville Chamber of Commerce announced today that W. Carlos Phillips will serve as the next President and Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber. He will take the position in late March. Phillips currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Operations of Greater Louisville…
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