Category Archives: Other Sectors

Gov. Henry McMaster to Headline Ten at the Top’s 10th Anniversary Event

Greenville, SC [November 4, 2019] – Ten at the Top’s (TATT) annual Celebrating Successes luncheon will be held on November 20th from 11:30–1:30 at the Greenville Convention Center. The event recognizes businesses, organizations and individuals who are helping to make the Upstate a leading place to live, learn, do business and raise a family. This…
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Ten at the Top to Hold Workshop on Elevating Professionalism in Spartanburg County

[Greenville, SC] — Ten at the Top (TATT) invites Spartanburg County residents to participate in a community workshop focused on “Beyond Recruiting Talent: Elevating Professionalism.” The workshop will be held on October 29th from 10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. at Milliken & Company’s Customer Center (920 Milliken Road). The workshop is one of 10 county workshops TATT…
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All Clear Plumbing adding new line of vehicle to its Upstate plumbing services

GREENVILLE, S.C. – All Clear Plumbing is expanding its reach in the Upstate by adding a specialty camera vehicle aimed at building the company’s new residential installation division. Founded in 2012 and working out of an 8,000 square foot headquarters site, All Clear’s expansion into residential installation marks an important step in the company’s growth,…
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Davis Services, Inc. Wins Prestigious National Award for Training Excellence

[caption id="attachment_32339" align="alignleft" width="253"] Michael Davis (left) and Bobby Bevill, Jr. (right)[/caption] Spartanburg, S.C. — Davis Services, Inc., a local Upstate HVAC contractor, was recently honored with a prestigious national award at the National Comfort Institute’s annual conference held in Orlando, Fla. Davis Services, Inc. was chosen to receive the 2019 Training Excellence Award which…
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Riley Institute at Furman presents stories of leadership during times of crisis March 26

[caption id="attachment_31262" align="alignleft" width="300"] Furman alumna and U.S. Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac is among the speakers who will present stories of crisis management.[/caption] Four Furman University alumni return to campus Tuesday, March 26, at 7 p.m. to tell their stories of leadership during potentially devastating crises. The event, which takes place in the Melvin…
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Career Development Association holds fall conference

The South Carolina Career Development Association will hold its first fall conference for career and workforce professionals from 10 am to 2:30 pm Nov. 15 at Greenville Tech's Center for Manufacturing Innovation. In keeping with the theme of Using Career to Break Barriers, Empower Lives, and Achieve Equity, participants will enjoy an interactive panel discussion…
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Clemson political science professor elected president of Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

[caption id="attachment_26595" align="alignleft" width="150"] Clemson political science professor Laura R. Olson has been elected president of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion.[/caption] CLEMSON — Laura Olson, J. Strom Thurmond Professor of Political Science at Clemson University, has been elected president of the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (SSSR). The society is the leading scholarly…
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Jillian Gaskins to serve as the Greenville Area Development Corporation’s Fall Intern

[caption id="attachment_26130" align="alignleft" width="209"] Jillian Gaskins Joins GADC team[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC – October 8, 2018 - The Greenville Area Development Corporation has named Jillian Gaskins as the economic development organization’s Public Relations and Social Media Intern for the Fall of 2018. A longtime resident of Charleston, Jillian attended Ashley Hall High School before attending and…
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Overcoming the Ghost of Fidel Castro: A New Approach to Cuba

Enjoy dinner with Ambassador Vicki Huddleston, a distinguished career U.S. diplomat and expert on navigating historically tense U.S.- Cuban relations and African Affairs, to the Upstate and hear her speak about Overcoming the Ghost of Fidel Castro: A New Approach to Cuba. On her first visit to the Upstate of South Carolina, Ambassador Vicki Huddleston joins the World Affairs Council Upstate for…
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