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Why Celebrate Manufacturing?

Posted by: Megan Sherard on Tuesday, September 30, 2014
The 17th Annual Manufacturer's BBQ Bash is right around the corner! This Thursday, we will once again celebrate with great food and lots of fun - including Lonny Tolbert, DJ SOUNDSOLUTION, the RE/MAX hot air balloon, door prizes, and more! The BBQ ...

Friday Forum with Jon Wilken: "Retail to Real Estate to Research"

Posted by: Megan Sherard on Friday, September 26, 2014
Meet Jon WilkenJon Wilken has done it all – atleast it appears that way. He is a graduate of Iowa Central Community College and a 1992 graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program. Though Wilken’s career has been ...

Why business leaders should be involved in politics

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, September 25, 2014
By now, I’ve covered how to research a candidate and what you can do to help. One thing was beaten into my head a long, long time ago in a in journalism school far, far away: “Why? Give them the Why!”I touched on it in the first ...

YP Perspective: 3 Comments About Mentors

Posted by: Pulse Young Professionals on Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Have you ever considered how much better you might be in 20 years… as a person? as a parent? in your field of business?Take all of your great abilities and skills of today, then, add 20 years of experience and development. That’s a ...

Alfonso Interpreting & Transporting Small Business of the Month!

Posted by: Tripp James on Tuesday, September 23, 2014
On behalf of the Greenville Chamber, congratulations goes out to Alfonso Interpreting and Transporting for being selected as September 2014 Small Business of the Month! The award was presented at last week’s board meeting by Frank Mobley from ...

In Business: The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Monday, September 22, 2014
The Sunshine House Early Learning Academy has expanded its footprint in the Upstate. The national child care and early education company headquartered in Greenville has opened a new center off Wade Hampton Boulevard in Taylors. They hosted an open ...

Candidates Need Help From Business TODAY

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, September 18, 2014
Knowing which candidate you are going to support is not enough. You must take action if you want your pro-business candidate to get elected.For the candidate, a campaign is kind of like a start-up business: You need to raise as much capital as you ...

Increasing the Impact of Women's Leadership

Posted by: Chamber Investor on Wednesday, September 17, 2014
“What is honored in a country will be cultivated there.” PlatoThe Greenville Chamber of Commerce honors individuals who assist women in reaching their full leadership potential with the ATHENA® Award at its annual meeting.To extend ...

In Business: CommunityWorks Federal Credit Union!

Posted by: Rionne Ridgeway on Tuesday, September 16, 2014
On September 9th the Greenville Chamber had the honor of being part of the ribbon cutting for an institution that will literally have a positive impact on hundreds- if not thousands- of Greenville residents’ lives. Focused on ...

Local Small Business Week is Here - Let's Celebrate!

Posted by: Tripp James on Monday, September 15, 2014
As we learned in my previous blog, the numbers don’t lie! They strongly verify how important small business is to our way of life both nationally and locally. The Greenville Chamber recognizes this and is proud to declare September 15-19 ...
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