Category Archives: Hospitality

Tacos & Tequila Fiesta winners and record setting crowd

GREENVILLE, SC – A record-setting 1,200 festival goers ate their favorite tacos and drank their favorite cocktails at the third Tacos & Tequila Fiesta, presented by Lunazul 100% Agave Tequila Sunday afternoon at The Old Cigar Warehouse. A major part of the event is the competition amongst Upstate restaurants to create the best and most…
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Tacos & Tequila Fiesta winners and record setting crowd

GREENVILLE, SC – A record-setting 1,200 festival goers ate their favorite tacos and drank their favorite cocktails at the third Tacos & Tequila Fiesta, presented by Lunazul 100% Agave Tequila Sunday afternoon at The Old Cigar Warehouse. A major part of the event is the competition amongst Upstate restaurants to create the best and most…
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Tacos & Tequila Fiesta expands list of activities and sponsors

GREENVILLE, S.C. – As if wowing your taste buds wasn’t enough, the third annual Tacos & Tequila Fiesta, presented by Lunazul 100% Agave Tequila, will be entertaining attendees with professional wrestling matches, taco painting from Open Art Studios, games and more. Since the announcement of the fiesta’s return to downtown Greenville, the highly anticipated event…
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OTO Development Earns Three Awards from Marriott International

[caption id="attachment_31625" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Members of OTO’s leadership team showing off three recent accolades from Marriott International – CONNECT Developer of the Year, Best Collaborator and Serve 360 awards – from left, are: David Ward, COO; Denise Beers-Kiepper, VP/Human Resources; Charlie King, CFO; Todd Turner, VP/Real Estate; Lisa Giaimo, VP/Sales & Marketing; and Corry Oakes,…
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High Spirits Hospitality awards employees for hard work and dedication

GREENVILLE, S.C. – High Spirits Hospitality recently honored employees with new a company award platform. The local hospitality group is celebrating its eight year of prosperous business. To mark such a special occasion, High Spirits Hospitality wanted to recognize the hard work of the employees that have helped get the company to where it is…
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Topside Pool Club hires Jaci Willing as membership and events manager

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Topside Pool Club has added Jaci Willing to its team as the new membership and events manager. [caption id="attachment_30865" align="alignleft" width="300"] Jaci Willing[/caption] Originally from Sacramento, Calif., Willing earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Boise State University and has worked in the hospitality industry since graduation. Before moving to South Carolina,…
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Old Cigar Warehouse hosts Venue Showcase

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Old Cigar Warehouse will be hosting a venue showcase on February 21st. From 4-7p.m., the space will be set up as a mock ceremony and reception so engaged couples and other event planners can see and meet vendors from The Old Cigar Warehouse’s preferred list. Along with the list of preferred…
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Denise Beers-Kiepper Joins Leadership Team at OTO Development

[caption id="attachment_30567" align="alignnone" width="3132"] Denise Beers-Kiepper, VP/Human Resources at OTO Development[/caption] SPARTANBURG SC (FEBRUARY 20, 2019) – OTO Development, part of The Johnson Group, has appointed Denise Beers-Kiepper as Vice President of Human Resources. She is tasked with leading and developing the Spartanburg-based hotelier’s human resources team, which supports ~2,400 employees across the country. OTO…
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The Cliffs Welcomes Tara Giltner as Content Marketing Specialist

(TRAVELERS REST, S.C.) – The Cliffs is pleased to announce the newest member of its marketing team, Tara Giltner, who has been named content marketing specialist. In this role, Giltner is responsible for the strategic development, management, and copywriting of marketing and communications initiatives while aligning content with The Cliffs’ voice, vision and brand standards.…
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