Category Archives: Finance

Paige Siniard Joins FinTrust Investment Advisors

Greenville, SC – FinTrust Investment Advisors is pleased to announce that Paige Siniard has joined the firm as Director of Marketing and Client Engagement. [caption id="attachment_13320" align="alignleft" width="275"] Paige Siniard[/caption] Siniard has a B.A., Journalism from the University of Georgia, Athens, and over 8 years of marketing experience in multiple industries, including bank, airline, and…
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Greenville New Markets Opportunity II Unveils New Brand

Greenville New Markets Opportunity II, a Community Development Entity dedicated to transforming communities across the state launched the organization’s new brand, The Innovate Fund, to a crowded room at a special event for community representatives, stakeholders, and investors on March 23. “It is a very exciting time to be a part of this new brand.…
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Regional Finance Celebrates 30 Years

Regional Management Corp, a Greer, SC based consumer finance company, is delighted to be celebrating 30 years of growth, community presence, and outstanding customer service in the financial services industry. “We are proud of our company, appreciative of our Team Members’ dedication, and extremely grateful for our loyal customers,” says Peter Knitzer, Chief Executive Officer.…
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James D. Brown, LUTCF Named South Central Agencies Investment Annuity Production Leader

[caption id="attachment_13174" align="alignleft" width="2100"] James D. Brown, LUTCF Named South Central Agencies Investment Annuity Production Leader[/caption] James Brown was named the 2016 South Central Agency’s Investment Annuity Production Leader at New York Life’s Executive Council level.  Members of the Executive Council are among the top five percent of New York Life’s elite sales force of…
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Grace Joins Homestar at Newly Established Greenville Branch

GREENVILLE, SC (March 20, 2017) – Homestar Financial Corporation recently welcomed Amy J. Grace to their team as Branch Manager and Mortgage Loan Originator of their newly established Greenville branch. In her new role, she manages loan officers and branch production, in addition to producing new mortgage loans for the direct mortgage lender, whose headquarters…
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Lynn Faust named to Forbes inaugural list of America’s Top 200 Women Wealth Advisors

(Greer, SC) – Lynn Faust, Senior Vice President, Investments with the Faust-Boyer Group of Raymond James, was recently named to the inaugural list of America’s Top Women Wealth Advisors, as selected by Forbes and SHOOK Research. [caption id="attachment_12711" align="alignleft" width="300"] Lynn Faust[/caption] “Lynn has long demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to her clients,” says Courtland Williams,…
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Accord Business Finance Adds International Talent

Accord Business Finance—the Chicago based division of Accord Financial, Inc. and provider of accounts receivable management solutions—is proud to announce the following staff addition: Erik Madsen has joined the organization as Director to support new business development. Erik brings an extensive experience in business development with small and medium sized business throughout the Midwest. Mr.…
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Furman Business Professor Tom Smythe Invited To Speak At Sec Evidence Summit

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Furman University Business and Accounting Professor Tom Smythe has spent his academic career researching how consumers make decisions about investing in mutual funds. And Smythe will share that research when he speaks at the Evidence Summit of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on March 10 in Washington, D.C. [caption id="attachment_12474" align="alignleft" width="400"]…
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Accord Financial, Inc. Hires Five, Promotes Two

Accord Financial, Inc.—a provider of distinctive senior debt solutions to companies in transition—is proud to announce the following staff additions and promotions: John Haverland has joined the organization as Director of Marketing for its U.S. subsidiary. Mr. Haverland has a diverse skill set and background with experience in: project management, multimedia content creation, event planning…
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FIFTHT Innovation Group Introduces Micro-Lending

MYRTLE BEACH, SC – The 5th T Innovation Group, operator of the Georgetown Innovation Center and the Conway Innovation Center, is pleased to announce that it will now be providing micro-lending services to entrepreneurs and small businesses through an affiliation with Community Works, a non-profit financial organization in Greenville, SC, which provides financial resources to…
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