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O'Neal to expand Greenville headquarters, add 60 jobs

O'Neal Inc., an integrated engineering and construction company, said on Tuesday that it is expanding its Greenville, S.C., headquarters. The company is investing $5 million, which is expected to generate 60 new jobs in Greenville County.

Charleston's Tides IV luxury condominium complex construction is underway

East West Partners and the Town of Mount Pleasant have officially broken ground on the Tides IV luxury condominium complex in Charleston, S.C.

Scott denounces Obama's veto of resolution to stop ambush elections

Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) released a statement Tuesday denouncing President Barack Obama’s veto of the joint resolution that would stop the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) from implementing its controversial “ambush elections” rule.

Aeterna Zentaris transfers compound library to MUSC

Aeterna Zentaris Inc., announced Monday it plans to transfer its discovery library of roughly 100,000 unique compounds to the South Carolina Center for Therapeutic Discovery & Development at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).

Scott aims to spread financial literacy

U.S. Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) wants his South Carolina constituents to know about National Financial Literacy Month, as well as the benefits of financial literacy, Scott said on Wednesday. “As we begin National Financial Literacy Month, we recognize how empowering financial literacy is for individuals, families and communities at all stages of our lives," Scott said.

East West Partners begins work on Tides IV condo development

East West Partners (EWP) and its capital adviser, Patterson Real Estate Advisory Group, said on Tuesday that construction is underway on Tides IV, a 54-unit luxury waterfront condo community in Mount Pleasant, near Cooper River Bridge, overlooking Charleston Harbor.

Pelicans, law firm create two promotions for upcoming season

The Myrtle Beach Pelicans baseball team and Axelrod & Associates, P.A. have partnered to create two new promotions for this season.

Rock Hill job fair fills positions in York County

An April 2 job fair held in Rock Hill featuring Maclean Power System, StaffMasters and SC WORKS resulted in the hiring of more employees in the York County area.

Wounded Warrior Sailing Squadron Regatta set to launch May 9

The College of Charleston will host the Wounded Warrior Sailing Squadron Regatta again on May 9 at the J. Stewart Walker Sailing Center at Patriots Point in Mount Pleasant, S.C.

Trump will be among keynote speakers at SFOF meeting

Real estate titan Donald Trump and author Travis Brown will deliver keynote addresses at the spring meeting of the State Financial Officers Foundation (SFOF) April 13-14 in downtown Charleston. South Carolina State Treasurer Curtis Loftis said Charleston is an ideal spot to host the meeting.

WellCare-Teleperformance deal to create 150 Columbia jobs

WellCare Health Plans, Inc., said on Thursday that it has formed a partnership with Teleperformance, one of the  leading outsourced multichannel customer-experience management companies in the world.The move expands WellCare’s call-center operations and will create 150 jobs at Teleperformance's existing call center in Columbia, South Carolina.

Premera breach may include State Health Plan, BlueChoice members

BlueCross BlueShield (BCBSSC) of South Carolina told the South Carolina Public Employee Benefit Authority (PEBA) last week that some members might have been affected by the recent Premera Blue Cross data breach. Members that may have been affected include some current and former State Health Plan members and former BlueChoice HealthPlan HMO members.

SC honors 48 Ambassadors for Economic Development

Private sector business leaders devoted to bolstering their communities.

Clemson receives $1.625 million gift from CoreTech

The Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) said last week it received a $1.625 million gift from CoreTech System Co., Ltd. (Moldex3D) to support research and education.

Abacus Planning Group names Aaron Graham a Wall Fellow

Abacus Planning Group said April 2 that Aaron Graham will join its Wall Fellows Board of Advisors.

Clemson, technical colleges sharing NSF grant

Clemson University said Thursdsy it is among the colleges sharing a $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to advance the talent in pipeline in aerospace, automotive and advanced manufacturing.

Faculty announced for primary care medical education conference

The faculty listing for the sixth annual Primary Care Continuing Education Conference (CME) was announced on April 1 in Palm Coast, Florida by the meeting’s organizer, Continuing Education Company Inc. 6th Annual Essentials in Primary Care Summer CME Conference will be held June 29-July 3, 2015 at the Kiawah Island Golf Resort on Kiawah Island, South Carolina.

Seneca named best place to start a business in S.C.

Ranking based on costs of doing business, unemployment, median income and average revenue

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