Category Archives: Business Services

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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Business, community and chamber leaders honored at Greenville Chamber annual meeting

[caption id="attachment_2219" align="alignnone" width="604"] Ben Haskew[/caption] The Greenville Chamber held its 127th Annual Meeting, presented by TD Bank, on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, at TD Convention Center. The event featured a keynote presentation by Beverly Wyse, Vice President and General Manager for Boeing South Carolina. The event, emceed by The Honorable Merl Code, also featured…
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Southern Community Services VP earns HOA credentials

[caption id="attachment_2071" align="alignnone" width="400"] Mary Helen Settle[/caption] Columbia, S.C. – Two members of the senior leadership team at Southern Community Services (SCS) – whose Upstate clients include The Reserve at Lake Keowee and Foxwood Hills – have been awarded the highest credential status in the international homeowner association management industry. Larry Ridlehoover, CMCA®, AMS®, PCAM®,…
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