Recent Posts by GSA Biz Wire

O’Neal’s Brian Gallagher Elected Chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas for 2017

[caption id="attachment_10793" align="alignleft" width="325"] Brian Gallagher[/caption] Greenville, SC — Brian Gallagher, vice president of marketing for Greenville-based O'Neal, Inc. has been elected 2017 Chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas, which represents more than 500 member firms in North Carolina and South Carolina. Gallagher was the 2016 vice chairman of ABC…
Read more

Freeman Foundation Funds Furman University Internships in Asia

[caption id="attachment_10784" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Grant from Freeman Foundation supports 16 Furman University students who seek internships in Asia.[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C.—A $96,000 grant from the Freeman Foundation of Stowe, Vt., has been awarded to Furman University to enable 16 Furman students to experience internships in East and Southeast Asia during the summer of 2017. The award…
Read more

United Way of the Piedmont honors Major Neal Urch as “Champion of the Behavioral Health Taskforce”

[caption id="attachment_10775" align="alignleft" width="3264"] Behavioral Health Taskforce chair, Tom Barnet (left) and Neal Urch (right)[/caption] Spartanburg, S.C. (January 11, 2017) – United Way of the Piedmont honored Behavioral Health Taskforce founding member, Major Neal Urch, with the first ever Champion of the Behavioral Health Taskforce Award for his years of work on the Taskforce. Urch…
Read more

SCRA’s SC Launch Program Announces New Client Companies

Summerville, S.C. – As part of its ongoing mission to foster high-tech economic growth in South Carolina, SCRA today announced the recent acceptance of five client companies into its SC Launch program. Client companies are accepted into the economic development program to receive mentoring and other support services and may also be eligible to receive…
Read more

City of Greenville Tourism Grant Application Now Online

(Greenville SC) In 2016, City Council established the Tourism Marketing Special Committee and charged its members with evaluating the City’s process for reviewing requests for tourism grant funds. Tourism grant funds include accommodations tax and hospitality tax funds, which must be used for capital projects, marketing projects and/or events that promote and develop tourism through…
Read more

Anderson Symphony Orchestra presents “Anderson’s Got Talent!”

ANDERSON, SC---- Anderson’s own community symphony, the Anderson Symphony Orchestra (ASO), will present Anderson’s Got Talent under the direction of Dr. Andrew Pettus on Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 3:00pm in the Rainey Fine Arts Center at Anderson University.  Highlighting the winners of the ASO’s annual Concerto & Aria Competition, the afternoon will also feature…
Read more

Spartanburg makes VacationIdea’s Best Places to Visit List

SPARTANBURG, S.C.— VacationIdea.com named Spartanburg one of the 25 Best Places to Visit in South Carolina this week. According to the article, “The historic town of Spartanburg has been around since 1753 and is packed with historic attractions and a wealth of cultural and outdoor activities. You can join the Historic Downtown Walking Tour or…
Read more

Lawmakers call for reauthorization of Conservation Bank

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Two South Carolina lawmakers announced Wednesday they are introducing legislation to provide for the continued protection of South Carolina natural resources for the next decade. Gathered with members of The Palmetto Land and Water Legacy Alliance, state Sen. George “Chip” Campsen, R-Charleston, and state Rep. Bruce Bannister, R-Greenville, said they want to…
Read more

Fifty-Three Complete Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Sherman College

Fifty-three students from around the world received the doctor of chiropractic degree from Sherman College of Chiropractic in Spartanburg, SC, on Saturday, December 17, 2016. The commencement was a shared ceremony for December 2016 and March 2017 graduates. Tan Lay Lay Tracy of Singapore, recipient of the Milton W. Garfunkel Award for the December class,…
Read more

Lever Extension Hall of Fame inducts five new members

CLEMSON — Five South Carolinians have been recognized for lifetimes of service with their induction into the Frank Lever County Extension Agent Hall of Fame at Clemson University. Spanning service from the Blue Ridge foothills to the coast, the five — Jesse Eargle, J.M. Eleazer, Phil Perry, Marie Cromer Seigler and David Shelley — worked…
Read more

Recent Comments by GSA Biz Wire

No comments by GSA Biz Wire yet.