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Subcontractor event for Berkeley County Volvo plant planned

A Volvo manufacturing facility planned in Columbia, South Carolina will host a construction subcontractor outreach event on March 30.

Wertimer earns Marketer of the Year honors at Charleston AMA's Spark! Awards

A veteran of the Charleston, South Carolina business community was recently honored as the Charleston American Marketing Association's 2016 Marketer of the Year.

City of Charleston defers on measure to create 'overlay district' on Sergeant Jasper site

Deferrals are seemingly becoming the norm when it comes to controversial measures proposed for the Sergeant Jasper property site in downtown Charleston.

Carolina One sales agents ready to assist clients with home purchases in new Johns Island development

A new housing community filled with homes designed by architects from across the region is planned for Johns Island, South Carolina.

New team of commercial bankers brings 50 years of experience to First Community Bank

Three new commercial bankers with a combined five decades of experience have joined the team at the Greenville, South Carolina location of First Community Bank.

Keevil, Rothstein join Hometown BBQ

A new beverage director and director of operations recently joined the staff of Charleston, South Carolina’s Home Team BBQ.

TQL to launch operations at third SC plant

With the opening of a third South Carolina location, Ohio-based third-party logistics provider Total Quality Logistics will be hiring 75 new workers over the next three years.

Perry promoted to business development department manager at Smith Moore Leatherwood

Bringing to the job more than a decade-and-a-half of marketing and public relations experience, Beth Perry has advanced within legal practice Smith Moore Leatherwood and is the firm’s new marketing and business development department manager.

Density vs. Sprawl: The key to the future development of the Charleston metro region

According to the Urban Land Institute of South Carolina, residents of compact high-density, mixed-use communities save more money and have greater economic mobility than those in automobile-dependent neighborhoods.

City of Charleston Introduces New Zoning to Add ‘Overlay District' on Sergeant Jasper Property Site

The Charleston City Council will consider an ordinance to add a zoning “overlay district” on the Sergeant Jasper property site at next Tuesday’s council meeting.

Fitesa Simpsonville to invest $52 million in Greenville County location

Officials from Fitesa Simpsonville Inc. recently announced the company was making a $52 million investment in Greenville County, South Carolina.

Open house set for Palmetto Railways project

On April 5, community members are invited to an event celebrating the launch of Palmetto Railways.

Call Experts to expand Charleston location; more than 300 jobs to be created

Answering service company Call Experts will create 310 new jobs over the next five years as the company completes a $1.8-million expansion to its operations in Charleston County, South Carolina.

Carolina One's Vito Scarafile named to Joint Base Charleston 2016 Honorary Commanders Program

Carolina One Real Estate Services’ corporate and community relations director, Vito Scarafile, was honored recently when he was accepted into the Joint Base Charleston 2016 Honorary Commanders Program.

Trimble Private Brokerage is expanding its services in Charleston

Trimble Private Brokerage, located at 49 Archdale St. in Charleston, South Carolina, recently expanded its office and services.

Repko tapped to head Duke Energy's fossil fuel and hydro operations

Regis Repko has been tapped by Duke Energy to be the new SVP and chief fossil fuel and hydro officer, replacing the retiring Charlie Gates.

Parker Poe expands its Construction Practice Group

BodyCharleston, South Carolina-based law firm Parker Poe has enhanced its offerings in construction law services with the addition of Felicia S. Preston and Taylor H. Stair to its Construction Practice Group.

Nexsen Pruet attorneys named top authors by JD Supra

JD Supra, one of the top content providers in the United States’ legal sector, recently recognized three attorneys from Nexsen Pruet, a regional commercial law firm that employs nearly 200 attorneys and operates eight offices across the Carolinas.

Knight joins First Reliance as relationship banker

First Reliance Bank recently welcome a new relationship banker to serve customers in the Charleston, South Carolina area.

Abrams tapped as new Charleston County EMS director

A new emergency management services (EMS) director took his post in Charleston County, South Carolina on March 4.

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