Columbia Chamber of Commerce News

Wells Fargo donation supports Midlands Youth Apprenticeship program

The Columbia Chamber and Midlands Technical College have recently launched the Midlands Youth Apprenticeship.

Columbia Chamber names winners for 2018 Awards Gala

Former AT&T South Carolina President Pamela Lackey will receive the 2018 Ambassador of the Year award.

Colonial Life awards $20,000 in grants to Lexington School District 2 teachers

Colonial Life has awarded 26 Lexington School District 2 educators a total of $20,000 in grants via the Strong Schools Grant program, which aims to support educators with out-of-the-box ideas to improve student engagement and participation.

Leadership Columbia unveils 46th graduating class

Chamber CEO says the graduates will have "a tremendous impact in our region."

COLUMBIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: August 2018 Partner of the Month: Grill Marks

Congratulations to Grill Marks for being chosen as the Columbia Chamber’s August Partner of the Month for maximizing their Chamber Partnership and involvement in Chamber events.

COLUMBIA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: AT&T South Carolina President Named Columbia Chamber’s 2018 Ambassador of the Year

COLUMBIA CHAMBER HONORS PAMELA P. LACKEY AT ANNUAL GALA AT&T. South Carolina President named Columbia Chamber’s 2018 Ambassador of the Year.

Babcock Center is Columbia Chamber's partner of the month

This month’s Columbia Chamber Partner of the month is Babcock Center, which has proved to be dedicated to many Chamber committees and events.

Iron Mountain is Columbia Chamber's partner of the month

The Columbia Chamber created the Partner of the Month initiative to highlight Chamber partners who help promote a positive business environment through “community involvement, local leadership efforts and utilization of Chamber partnership.”

Columbia Fireflies promote role as Chamber of Commerce diplomats

Kaylee Swanson, director of group sales for the Columbia Fireflies, recently reflected on her experience as a Columbia Chamber of Commerce diplomat.

Columbia law firm selected as Chamber's monthly affiliate

With a strong track record of support in the Columbia vicinity, the law firm of Jones, McAden & Associates (JMA) recently earned a slot as the Columbia Chamber’s “Partner of the Month” for January.

Leadership Columbia reveals membership for boards

Leadership Columbia, a 10-month educational program developed by the Columbia Chamber, recently announced the members comprising its advisory board and an alumni association board for 2017-18.

Columbia Chamber to honor Staley at awards gala

The Columbia Chamber of Commerce will honor five people at its 115th annual gala Sept. 28 at 6 p.m. at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.

COMET Soda Cap Connector, Blythewood Express to launch Friday

The COMET's new Soda Cap Connector and Blythewood Express are launching in Columbia Friday with a kickoff press conference and ride-along.

Recruiting Solutions transitions to larger Florence office

Staffing company Recruiting Solutions has moved its Florence office to a new location within the city.

Columbia attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers

Five Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd attorneys have been named to the Best Lawyers publication's "Lawyer of the Year" list for Columbia.

Recruiting Solutions ranks 7th on state's Best Places to Work list

Recruiting Solutions, a female-owned independent staffing and recruiting company, was named the seventh-best place to work in South Carolina in the small and medium business category during the South Carolina Chamber Best Places to Work awards ceremony.

Leadership Columbia graduates its latest class

Leadership Columbia, a Columbia Chamber program, has graduated its 44th class.

Columbia Chamber to honor Staley at 115th annual gala

The Columbia Chamber will honor University of South Carolina women’s basketball coach Dawn Staley at its 115th Annual Gala Sept. 27.

Colonial Life report encourages employers to look at the big picture

Avoiding the distracting health care reform legislation under way and instead looking at the big picture can help employers save money on health care benefits plans, according to a new report from Colonial Life.

Stasmayer ranks among top 501 managed service providers

Stasmayer Inc. is among the most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers as ranked in MSPmentor’s MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings.

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