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Upcoming House Primary Elections

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Monday, March 31, 2014
Local politicians are preparing for their upcoming elections, as the SC House of Representatives primary is rapidly approaching. The June 10th primary election will play a pivotal role in the direction in which South Carolina is headed. Ballots were ...

The Social Side of Business by Maggie Hodges

Posted by: Chamber Investor on Friday, March 28, 2014
Leveraging social media to enhance traditional business practices.Twelve percent. That’s the percentage of businesses in a recent study who classified themselves as effectively using social media. While the ever-growing importance of social ...

In Business: Materials Sciences Corporation

Posted by: Rionne Ridgeway on Thursday, March 27, 2014
The March 26th ribbon cutting at Materials Sciences Corporation (MSC) marked the beginning of a new manufacturing company and job creator in Greenville County. MSC is a designer and manufacturer of composite materials and structures for government ...

Young Professional Perspective: House of Cards & Personal Brand

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Those that have watched Netflix’s hit show House of Cards can understand why the show’s title is perfect. The lead character, Frank Underwood, plays puppet-master by manipulating powerful people with indifference to breaking U.S. law ...

Congratulations to our March 2014 Small Business of the Month: US&S, Inc!

Posted by: Tripp James on Monday, March 24, 2014
Congratulations to US&S, Inc. for being selected as March 2014 Small Business of the Month! The award was presented at last week’s board meeting by Michael Herlong from our selection committee and Herlong Bates Burnett Insurance, Inc ...

In Business: Arthur Rutenberg Homes

Posted by: Brittney Kessler on Monday, March 24, 2014
Arthur Rutenberg Homes, the premier luxury homebuilder is pleased to announce it has awarded a franchise to American Eagle Builders, Inc. of Greenville, SC. Veteran homebuilder Bruce Pasquarella, president of American Eagle Builders, Inc. was ...

Governor Haley

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Wednesday, March 19, 2014
As a part of our Public Policy Lunch Series, SC Governor Nikki Haley addressed a crowd of 300 Chamber members at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center on Monday. The Governor spoke on the improvement of the state's economic climate ...

Work Ready Communities – A Strategy for Improving Community Prosperity

Posted by: Hank Hyatt on Tuesday, March 18, 2014
America’s skills gap isn’t going to close itself. -ACT, Inc. In 2011, a Deloitte survey of 1,123 executives conducted on behalf of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) revealed several troubling points: 600,000 U.S. ...

In Business: Golfsmith

Posted by: Brittney Kessler on Friday, March 14, 2014
Golfsmith Greenville celebrated their grand opening with a ribbon cutting on Friday, March 14th. The event was complete with a live remote from a local radio station. Golfsmith could be considered a heaven of sorts to the golf enthusiast. They carry ...

In Business: GolfTec

Posted by: Rionne Ridgeway on Friday, March 14, 2014
In Business- GolfTEC: Spring is around the corner, and what better way to enjoy the sunshine and warming temperatures than to play a round of golf? So what’s stopping you? Perhaps you haven’t played in a while and need to brush up on ...
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