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Make your voice heard in 2019

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Earlier this month, the Greenville Chamber and Upstate Chamber Coalition took 50 business leaders to Washington. After the first day, one of our attendees wrote on Facebook: “I am WAY out of my league sitting here.” No, I replied, ...

Addressing Federal Issues of Competitiveness

Posted by: Chamber Investor on Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Supporting free trade and opposition to escalating tariffs. Advocating for a fully-funded and staffed U.S. Commercial Service. Expressing support for continued operation of the Export-Import Bank. Using each of these tools to support the growth and ...

In Business: PlaceMeant

Posted by: Ebony Austin on Monday, September 17, 2018
PlaceMeant LLC is a boutique recruiting firm striving to provide energetic young professionals with growth potential opportunities matching their passions and career vision, while offering clients a customer-focused pricing model that demonstrates a ...

How Pulse Young Professionals Changed My Life

Posted by: Meredith Rigdon on Thursday, September 13, 2018
It’s no exaggeration to say the Greenville Chamber changed my life. My first experience with Chamber programs was through Pulse Pacesetters. Pacesetters is a group mentoring program for young professionals, led by local members of the ...

MBA Spotlight: Amy Pecoraro, PECULIAR, LLC

Posted by: Dr. Nika White on Friday, September 7, 2018
The Greenville Chamber’s Minority Business Accelerator Program helps accelerate the development of high potential minority business enterprises (MBEs) to strengthen and expand the regional minority entrepreneurial community. Occasionally, we ...

In Business: Palmetto Oral and Facial Surgery

Posted by: Julie Alexander on Wednesday, September 5, 2018
At Palmetto Oral & Facial Surgery, Dr. Brett Shigley serves the Greenville area with pride. Our state-of-the-art office allows us to provide the highest quality care in the safest environment. While offering the full scope of oral and ...

Meet the Team: Stephanie Tutunjian

Posted by: Stephanie Tutunjian on Tuesday, September 4, 2018
My name is Stephanie Tutunjian and I am from Easley, South Carolina. I am a senior at Clemson University where I am pursing a BA degree in Political Science with a minor in Brand Communications. Although most of my hobbies include spending time at ...

Accelerate Series: LaunchGVL Update

Posted by: Brittney Kessler on Friday, August 31, 2018
Attracting and retaining a skilled workforce is the number one challenge facing employers in Greenville, particularly in high-demand industries like advanced manufacturing, construction, and healthcare. In response to this challenge, the Greenville ...

MBA Spotlight: LaChandra Brown-Reynolds

Posted by: Dr. Nika White on Monday, August 27, 2018
The Greenville Chamber’s Minority Business Accelerator Program helps accelerate the development of high potential minority business enterprises (MBEs) to strengthen and expand the regional minority entrepreneurial community. Occasionally, we ...

Why the business world is embracing intersectionality

Posted by: Dr. Nika White on Tuesday, August 21, 2018
This month, Ellene V. Miles will join Sony Pictures’ marketing team as their Senior Vice President of Intersectional Marketing. This newly created position reflects the business world’s growing awareness of what has been a major blind ...