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Cott expands Greer, S.C. facility

$10 million investment includes addition of warehouse and distribution center.

Whole Building Systems' Dennis Knight selected for ASHRAE board

Consulting firm Whole Building Systems recently announced that President and CEO M. Dennis Knight was elected to the board of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers as a director at-large.

MPW Industrial to build water-regeneration plant in Andrews, S.C.

MPW Industrial Services -- a company that offers a wide range of industrial cleaning, facility management, water purification and environmental management services -- said this week that it has started to construct an industrial water-regeneration plant in Georgetown County.

Business Black Box magazine to launch Charleston edition

Business Black Box said this week that it will launch a Charleston version of its magazine that is popular for its ground-breaking stories, photography, use of augmented reality and nationally recognized partnerships. The new Charleston magazine will provide customers with a style and format similar to the Greenville edition, which has grown the last seven years.

NutriFusion partners with Amazing Grains

NutriFusion, a supplier of natural nutrition and phytonutrient products for food producers, recently announced that it has reached a collaboration agreement with Amazing Grains, a cereal supplier and mix blend food company based in Canada.

McCall Farms expanding its facilities in Florence County

McCall Farms, the South Carolina-based company behind the Margaret Holmes, Peanut Patch Boiled Peanuts, Glory Food and Bruce’s Yams brands, recently announced that it will expand its existing operations in Florence County with a new production facility. To build the state-of-the-art facility, McCall Farms has invested $4 million.

Stantec hires Saeed Jones as transportation designer in Charleston

Stantec recently announced that it has hired Saeed Jones as its new transportation designer for its office located in Charleston, South Carolina.

Pernix Group finalizes acquisition of KBR Building Group

Pernix Group Inc., a global construction firm based in Illinois, recently finalized its acquisition of KRB Building Group, which is a subsidiary of KBR Inc., and announced that KBR will return to its original name: BE&K Building Group.

Charleston multifamily market changes with demographics

The multifamily market in Charleston, South Carolina, has continued to shift in order to keep up with the area’s changing demographics.

CresCom Bank has new collections department vice president

CresCom Bank said Tuesday it has selected Jean Chestnut to be vice president of the bank’s collections department.

Carole Campbell Swiecicki begins term on National Children’s Alliance Board

Charleston’s Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center Executive Director Carole Campbell Swiecicki began her three-year term on the National Children’s Alliance Board of Directors on May 31. “I am excited to join this distinguished group of professionals working to reduce the impact of abuse on children,” Swiecicki said in a July 1 release.

MEDCare Urgent Care earns national accreditation

Urgent Care Association of America bestows seal of approval on South Carolina urgent care.

Padget Graham’s Reggie Belcher named one of the most powerful employment attorneys

South Carolina attorney has made the 'Human Resource Executive' list for four years running.

SIB Development & Consulting acquires Florida lighting firm

SIB Development & Consulting of Charleston said last week that it has purchased Florida-based HOA Energy Advisors, a company that specializes in energy-efficient lighting and installation, with the combined company to be known as SIB Lighting.

NHE to manage more Prestwick housing developments in S.C.

Prestwick Companies recently chose NHE Inc. to manage the company's affordable-housing developments in South Carolina. NHE has managed two other Prestwick properties since 2011. With the addition of the most recent properties, NHE will be serving seven Prestwick developments.

GOODBusiness Summit set for Aug. 27

Summit participants will hear about innovative ideas and learn through models for success.

Linden Construction hires new VP of finance, accounting, quality

Jim Coman recently was named the new vice president of finance, accounting and quality management at Linden Construction, based in Charleston. Coman brings more than 25 years of experience to his new role, including a vast background in real estate and tax law.

George Temple new chair of Palmetto Goodwill's board of directors

George E. Temple IV, AIA, LEED AP, was recently named the new chairman on the board of directors of Goodwill in Palmetto, South Carolina.

Charleston Southern University veteran students receive assistance grant

Palmetto Warrior Connection and America’s Warrior Partnership representatives recently presented a grant to Charleston Southern University (CSU).

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