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Whither Manufacturing?

Posted by: Hank Hyatt on Thursday, September 5, 2013
The manufacturing sector employed almost 95,000 individuals in the Upstate region in 2012, an increase of almost 5,000 persons since 2010. We know that manufacturing is certainly not going away. It is, however, certainly changing in myriad ways. ...

Legislative Survey/2014 Business Advocacy Planning

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Each September, the Chamber sends out our annual legislative survey to our entire membership to find out what legislative issues are most important to our members and their business. Participation in this survey is the first step in crafting the ...

In Business: The Spice & Tea Exchange!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Friday, August 30, 2013
Wow! Bob Long has graced Main Street with some serious salts, herbs, teas, peppers, spices, blends - and all the cool kitchen tools you need to go with them. We welcome The Spice & Tea Exchange to Greenville!Julie and Rachel make most the spice ...

Twenty is Better than One

Posted by: Nika White on Thursday, August 29, 2013
Serving as Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion for the Greenville Chamber is a privilege because it’s an opportunity to assist with a vision I carry alongside so many others in our community. There are many likeminded individuals and ...

Working Together

Posted by: Greenville Chamber on Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Did you know that your Chamber of Commerce has brought together 11 other Chambers from across the Upstate of South Carolina to provide one unified voice for business advocacy at the statehouse in Columbia? In addition, the Upstate Chamber Coalition ...

NETnight Connectors Are Like Gladiators in [Black] Suits

Posted by: Nika White on Monday, August 26, 2013
Like the ABC drama Scandal, our NETnight is a little atypical and so are our Connectors. The show keeps viewers engaged from the beginning to the end by fixing problems. If Connectors accomplish their purpose all NETnight guests will encounter an ...

A Big Night at Fluor Field for Chamber Members

Posted by: Luanne Runge on Friday, August 23, 2013
On Tuesday, August 27 the Greenville Chamber will take center stage at Fluor Field and we invite all of our members to be part of the fun!The Greenville Chamber celebration will kick off with a pregame reception to welcome our new 2013 members, ...

Keeping Score

Posted by: Hank Hyatt on Thursday, August 22, 2013
More than 6 years ago, a meeting with Bruce Yandle, an economist at Clemson University, generated the idea that Greenville needed to keep a better track of its economic competitiveness. At that time, Greenville had seen a string of successful ...

I Vote for Dr. King’s Economic Rules

Posted by: Nika White on Wednesday, August 21, 2013
As a society, we are perceptive of the great intellect Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. gifted us with. The 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington evokes reminders of Dr. King’s philosophies and forces reflection. Most often, when ...

In Business: Lifeit Cafe!

Posted by: Marion Mann on Tuesday, August 20, 2013
When you meet Lifeit Cafe owner Latrice Folkes, you'll want to have what she's having - even if it's vegan and raw! Her great smile is welcoming, her energy is healing, and her food is AMAZING!Open now at Morgan Manor, 730 S. Pleasantburg Drive, ...
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