Category Archives: Hospitality

Aloft Greenville Downtown celebrates launch of local foster dog program with Let’em Live Upstate

[caption id="attachment_3620" align="alignnone" width="1000"] Sharon Wilson of Wilson Associates Real Estate, Jonathan Brashier of Aloft Greenville Downtown and Jessica Monroe of Let'em Live Upstate celebrate the launch of Aloft Greenville Downtown's New Foster Dog Program. (Photo/Provided)[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC – Aloft Greenville Downtown, a new lifestyle hotel located in the heart of downtown Greenville, today celebrated the…
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Kitchen Sync opening soon in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C., As construction progresses toward completion of Greenville’s first green-certified restaurant, owners of Kitchen Sync are preparing to hire their first employees. Expected to open this spring at 1609 Laurens Road, Kitchen Sync will be a locally owned, full-service neighborhood style grill and pizzeria featuring local/regional fare in a unique, upbeat, family-friendly environment. Restaurant…
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Tucanos Brazilian Grill to open April 28

GREENVILLE, SC – Tucanos Brazilian Grill, a fun and festive restaurant announced today that it will open its first-ever South Carolina location in Greenville on April 28, 2016. Located in the popular Magnolia Park Town Centre, Tucanos is a community-oriented, Brazilian-style churrascaria—a restaurant which combines the experience of traditional Brazilian grilling with the fun and flair of the beaches of Rio…
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County Parks Director joins Spartanburg Tourism Board

SPARTANBURG, SC – The Spartanburg Convention & Visitors Bureau (SCVB) is pleased to welcome the new leader of the county parks department to its Tourism Advisory Board. Kevin Stiens, Director of Parks and Recreation for Spartanburg County, brings over 15 years of experience working in local government. He is responsible for the oversight and leadership of…
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Enhancements made at Thornblade Club in advance of BMW Charity Pro-Am

Greer, SC – Thornblade Club is situated among the picturesque rolling hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Greer, SC. It is not far from downtown Greenville and is only a stone’s throw from the Greenville Spartanburg Airport. For those from the community that may not know Thornblade on a more intimate level, chances are…
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The Old Cigar Warehouse named Top 20 wedding venue

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Greenville has found its way onto the national radar for its downtown charm and growing food scene. Thanks to The Old Cigar Warehouse, Greenville tops another list this week – top wedding destination. The Old Cigar Warehouse has been named a WeddingWire Editor’s Pick for best loft and warehouse venues. As an…
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Rick Erwin Dining Group hires executive chef and general manager

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="2906,2907"] The Rick Erwin Dining Group has hired Bryan Lindsay as the Executive Chef of Rick Erwin’s Eastside and Mark Traviss as the General Manager of Rick Erwin’s Nantucket Seafood. Chef Scott Macpherson, previously with Rick Erwin’s Eastside, will move to his new role as Executive Chef of Rick Erwin’s Nantucket Seafood.…
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Liquid Catering toasts to five years

GREENVILLE, S.C. – On Thursday, February 18, Liquid Catering toasted to five years as the Upstate’s premier event bartending company. Founded in 2011 by local hospitality entrepreneur Tammy Johnson, Liquid Catering was the first company of its kind in the Upstate. Throughout its five year history, the company has become a strong supporter of hospitality…
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Home2 Suites names new Director of Sales for downtown Greenville location

Greenville, SC – Home2 Suites by Hilton Downtown Greenville owned, and operated by Sycamore Investment Group, today announced that Kim A. Tolbert has been appointed as the Director of Sales of the new Home2 Suites by Hilton Downtown Greenville located at 350 N. Main Street. The 4 story, 117 suite hotel is currently under construction and is scheduled to…
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Greenville Small Plate Crawl set for March 22-24

Carolina Epicurean Events brings Greenville Small Plate Crawl back for a third year with new restaurants in the lineup, as well as returning favorites. Participating restaurants include: Halls Chophouse, Breakwater, The Lazy Goat, Larkin's on the River, Grill Marks, Whistle Stop Cafe, Restaurant 17, Upcountry Provisions, Sidewall Pizza, Oil and Vinegar, Kilwin's Greenville, Tandem Creperie,…
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