SCRA Technology Ventures Announces New SC Launch Companies

 

Five Companies, One Resource Partner Accepted into Program COLUMBIA, SC – SCRA Technology Ventures today announced the acceptance of five new companies and one new Resource Partner into its SC Launch…

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Avison Young Retail Lease – Ashley Oaks Plaza

 

CHARLESTON, SC –  Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Vitré Stephens and Avery Homes represented the landlord, Ashley Oaks of Charleston, LLC in the leasing of a 27,500…

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Carolina One New Homes Names Cunningham Community Manager

 

MT. PLEASANT, SC –  – Carolina One New Homes announced that Julia Cunningham has been named Community Manager for Saussy Burbank Homes at Carolina Park in Mt. Pleasant. Cunningham, a native…

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John Tripoli Receives National Recognition with the Northwestern Mutual Community Service Award

 

GREENVILLE, SC – John Tripoli received national recognition for his outstanding service and volunteerism at the Center for Developmental Services (CDS).  Tripoli was awarded the national Northwestern Mutual Community Service Award…

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Ebola-stricken Community in Liberia Receives Safe Water through Charleston based Non-Profit, Water Missions International

 

Water Missions International Provides Safe Water to Dolo Town Community in Liberia CHARLESTON, SC – As the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to ramp up, Water Missions International (WMI),…

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“Parenting Teen Partnership” Launches in Richland County

 

Luncheon Showcased Community Support for Young Parents COLUMBIA, SC – United Way of the Midlands, along with statewide and community partners, today celebrated the launch of “Parenting Teen Partnership” a…

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Your Carolina’s Megan Heidlberg Named Honorary Race Chair For 20th Annual Komen Race For The Cure®

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Susan G. Komen SC Mountains to Midlands affiliate announced that Megan Heidlberg, co-host of WSPA’s Your Carolina with Jack and Megan and host of Scene on Seven, will…

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SCRA Technology Ventures Announces Investments

 

Greenville-Area Companies ByTech Technologies and Sabai Technology Honored GREENVILLE, SC – SCRA Technology Ventures’ SC Launch program honored Greenville-area companies ByTech Technologies and Sabai Technology at a networking reception last…

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PHMS assistant principal selected to participate in the SC-EPFP

 

LEXINGTON, SC – Pleasant Hill Middle Assistant Principal Michele Zee is one of 11 leaders from across the state chosen to participate in the 2014–2015 South Carolina Education Policy Fellowship…

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Fleming Named to Steering Committe on the Future of Independent Liberal Arts Colleges

 

Project Launches as Converse College’s Internal Study Expands   SPARTANBURG, SC – President Betsy Fleming of Converse College has been named to a new steering committee of college and university…

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Two New Agents Join The Easley Office Of Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices C. Dan Joyner, Realtors

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS announced the addition of two new Sales Associates. Gary Morris and Andrea White join the company’s Easley office as its newest…

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Phillips Staffing Names Madison McLain to Marketing Team

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  Phillips Staffing, one of South Carolina’s largest and fastest-growing staffing and human capital solution providers, has added Madison McLain as Marketing Coordinator. Ms. McLain joins Phillips with…

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John Tripoli Receives National Recognition with the Northwestern Mutual Community Service Award

 

GREENVILLE, SC – John Tripoli received national recognition for his outstanding service and volunteerism at the Center for Developmental Services (CDS). Tripoli was awarded the national Northwestern Mutual Community Service Award…

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Synterra Continues To Grow

 

GREENVILLE, SC – SynTerra welcomes Chris Suttell as a Senior Geologist and Chad Ponce as an Environmental Scientist. Chris is a professional geologist and holds a BS in Geology from the…

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Perimeter Security Systems increases hiring as growth accelerates

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Perimeter Security Systems (PSS), the Charleston S.C.-based security company, is poised for another surge of growth as it continues to scale and expand its reach further across the country. Perimeter…

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S.C. Football Hall of Fame hires vice president of development

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The South Carolina Football Hall of Fame has added Mark Vaughan as its vice president of development. Vaughan is a 1986 graduate of Clemson University with a…

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Lewis Caswell and Bruce Williams recognized by National YMCA for Significant Contributions to the YMCA of Columbia

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 22, 2014] – Lewis Caswell and Bruce Williams were recognized by the YMCA of the USA and added to the National Honor Roll for their significant contributions…

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Hospitality-Related Entities and Retailers: How You Can Prepare for Hurricane Season

 

By Christian Stegmaier Collins & Lacy, P.C.   With the 25th anniversary of Hurricane Hugo upon us and hurricane season in full swing, it is imperative those in retail and…

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41st Annual Juried Show Announces 2014 Award Winners

 

SPARTANBURG, SC – Artists’ Guild of Spartanburg hosted the opening reception for its 41st Annual Juried Show on Sept. 6 in Spartanburg Art Museum to announce winners in Best in…

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New technology could open doors to next generation of high-speed gadgets

 

Clemson University team uses light instead of electrical current to carry information Two Clemson University researchers have developed a new technology that could enable gadgets ranging from computers to cell…

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C. Dan Joyner, Realtors Announces Top Producers For August

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS® announced the top producers from each of its eight residential sales offices for August. These are the agents and teams with the highest…

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Blackbaud’s Luminate CRM Helps Nonprofits Raise More than $1.8 Billion

 

Leading nonprofit solution on Salesforce1 platform achieves new milestone CHARLESTON, SC –  Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLKB) today announced that nonprofit organizations usedLuminate CRM™ to raise more than $1.8 billion in 2013, making it…

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Boeing Announces New R&D Center Facility Lease in North Charleston

 

Lease agreement adds 100,000 square-foot research center to Boeing South Carolina NORTH CHARLESTON, SC –  Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced a lease agreement for 100,000 square feet of office and lab…

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Lee & Associates Charleston Represented the Seller in the sale of 43,560 SF Lot in Wando

 

CHARLESTON, SC  – Lee & Associates Charleston’s Gordon Geer represented the Seller, Suntrust Bank, in the sale of 43,560 SF lot including a 3,000 SF building located at 1101 Saint Thomas…

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EngenuitySC’s $5,000 Ignite! 2014 Ideas Contest Calls for Innovative Ideas for the Midlands

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  EngenuitySC and Wells Fargo Bank announce the $5,000 Ignite! 2014 Ideas Contest, a public competition open to individuals and organizations with ideas for starting something new in…

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New Studio Raises the Barre on Fitness in Greenville

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Barre Evolution, a dynamic fitness method designed to work “for every body,” no matter what shape or age, is opening a studio near downtown Greenville at McBee…

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Jim Sharpe Joins ERA Wilder Realty

 

COLUMBIA, SC – ERA Wilder Realty welcomed Jim Sharpe as the teams newest realty broker in the Lexington office.  Backed with more than 18 years of experience in real estate…

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S.C. Football Hall of Fame hires vice president of development

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The South Carolina Football Hall of Fame has added Mark Vaughan as its vice president of development. Vaughan is a 1986 graduate of Clemson University with a…

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PHMS assistant principal selected to participate in the SC-EPFP

 

LEXINGTON, SC – Pleasant Hill Middle Assistant Principal Michele Zee is one of 11 leaders from across the state chosen to participate in the 2014–2015 South Carolina Education Policy Fellowship…

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EngenuitySC’s $5,000 Ignite! 2014 Ideas Contest Calls for Innovative Ideas for the Midlands

 

COLUMBIA, SC –  EngenuitySC and Wells Fargo Bank announce the $5,000 Ignite! 2014 Ideas Contest, a public competition open to individuals and organizations with ideas for starting something new in…

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Phillips Staffing Names Madison McLain to Marketing Team

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Phillips Staffing, one of South Carolina’s largest and fastest-growing staffing and human capital solution providers, has added Madison McLain as Marketing Coordinator. Ms. McLain joins Phillips with…

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Avison Young Lease Extension – 7187 Bryhawke Circle

 

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Todd P. Garrett, CCIM, SOIR represented Palms Preferred Properties, LLC in the lease extension of a…

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Jury Finds Arab Bank PLC Liable for Financing Terrorist Activity

 

MT. PLEASANT, SC – A Brooklyn, N.Y., jury found Jordan-based Arab Bank plc. liable for financing terrorist activity, including funneling financial support to top Hamas leaders and to the families of…

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NAI Earle Furman Recent Transactions

 

GREENVILLE, SC – NAI Earle Furman announces the following transactions:   Leases Greenville, South Carolina: Hunter Garrett, SIOR, CCIM and John Staunton of NAI Earle Furman represented the landlord in leasing…

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Avison Young Office Lease – 360 Concord Street

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Avison Young commercial real estate is pleased to announce that Jeremy Willits and Gerry Schauer represented the landlord, R.E.R. Investments in the leasing of an office space…

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District Five middle school students receive Chromebooks

 

IRMO, SC – Middle school students in Lexington-Richland School District Five have a new classroom tool. The district began distributing Chromebooks to all middle school students on Sept. 22 as…

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Greenville Arena District President and General Manager honored with award nomination

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The Greenville Arena District is pleased to announce that Roger Newton, President and General Manager of the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, has been nominated for the International Entertainment…

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The Cliffs Organic Farm Established

 

  Upstate organic farm formerly known as Broken Oak Organics rejoins The Cliffs   TRAVELERS REST, SC – After taking over The Cliffs Organic Farm in 2011 during The Cliffs’…

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The Marchant Company Recognizes Agents for Excellent Performance in August 2014

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The Marchant Company, the Upstate’s local “Signature Agency” in Real Estate, representing buyers and sellers of residential, land, and commercial properties, is proud to recognize select REALTORS® for…

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ZWO Partner John Zwolinski Elected to CLEAR Board

 

GREENVILLE, SC – John Zwolinski, COO and founding partner at ZWO [formerly Woodward & Zwolinski], has been elected to the board of the Center for Living Environments and Regeneration [CLEAR], headquartered…

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Midlands Technical College Presidential Search Down to Three Finalists

 

COLUMBIA, SC – In the final steps of a nationwide search for the next president of Midlands Technical College, three finalists will visit the college in October for meetings with…

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Johnson going “Over the Edge” for Zoo

 

GREENVILLE, SC – The Friends of the Greenville Zoo will be taking part in the Upstate’s inaugural Over The Edge for a Brighter Tomorrow fundraiser by sending community leader Tammy…

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Allen Tate Realtors Top Producers for August 2014

 

GREENVILLE, SC – Kathy Weeks, Upstate Regional Vice President at Allen Tate Realtors, is proud to announce Top Agents for August 2014. In the Greenville-Midtown Office, Kathy Rogoff was Top…

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SC Hispanic Chamber and Greater Greer Chamber Partner to Bring Entrepreneur Empowerment Series to Greer

 

GREER, SC – In an effort to more directly reach Hispanic business owners, the Greater Greer Chamber has partnered with the SC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The partnership will provide…

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Greenville Rescue Animal Airlift: Make a Flight. Save a Life!

 

Saturday, September 27, 2014 ~ GREENVILLE, SC – Calling all pilots and animal lovers!  On Saturday, September 27, 2014 a special air caravan containing rescued animals will depart from the Greenville Downtown…

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Making a Better Manikin

 

FRD announces product launch of technology from MUSC Healthcare Simulation Center to improve training for labor and delivery CHARLESTON, S.C. – Promising technology born at the Medical University of South Carolina…

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Scott Ashley Joins Production Design Associates

 

CHARLESTON, SC – Scott Ashley has joined Production Design Associates (PDA) as a project manager. With more than twenty years of experience in the world of event lighting, he comes to Charleston…

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Community Welcomes New Park, Nature Center in Crane Creek

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Dozens of Crane Creek area residents celebrated the grand opening of a new park and nature center – a facility that was made possible through the joint…

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Greenville Chamber Calling For Athena Organizational Leadership Award® Nominations

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  The Greenville Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award® to be presented at the third annual ATHENA Leadership Symposium November 4, 2014. The…

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Trey Cole and Katherine Waldrep with Cole Properties Partner with Coldwell Banker Caine

 

GREENVILLE, SC –  Coldwell Banker Caine recently welcomed Trey Cole and Katherine Waldrep with Cole Properties as residential sales agents to its Greenville office. They will be representing their custom homes including…

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