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D&W Fine Pack upgrades economy for Fountain Inn, South Carolina

Sixty new jobs are in the works for the Laurens County community of Fountain Inn as food service industry giant D&W Fine Pack expands its South Carolina operations, investing $20 million and planning site upgrades.

Forbes includes Charleston, South Carolina in 2016’s best housing investment markets

South Carolina ranks securely in the nation’s top 20 housing investment markets, according to Forbes, noting that despite rising prices, investing in homes as rental properties remains a solid bet in 2016.

'Pass the FACT Act,' says SC civil justice group

The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing Wednesday on a bill that seeks to reduce fraud in asbestos claims and promote transparency between civil courts and asbestos bankruptcy settlement trusts.

Sima Patel named to SCWLA board

For the next two years, attorney Sima Patel will help shape the field of law in South Carolina as a member of the board of directors for the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association (SCWLA).

Tighe selected as House of Delegates chairperson of the S.C. Bar Association

The South Carolina Bar Association has elected J. Hagwood Tighe to serve as its House of Delegates' chairperson.

Becker tapped as leader of Low Country JA office

A new leader is in place at the Low Country office of Junior Achievement in South Carolina.

Fortino named partner at Moore Taylor

Moore Taylor, a law firm that operates offices in West Columbia and Saluda, South Carolina, has tapped William "Bill" Fortino as a new partner.

McMillan named Leadership in Law Award recipient

Beth McMillan, an attorney with South Carolina's McAngus Goudelock & Courie law firm, has been named by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly as a Leadership in Law Award recipient.

Little Dog Agency hires new director of PR and social media

Marketing and public relations firm Little Dog Agency in Charleston recently hired Laura Murphy as its director of PR and social media.

Marlan's Tourism & Voyage opens in Charleston

Marlan's Tourism & Voyage, an international travel agency, recently opened up in Charleston.

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association advocates solutions to reduce drug costs

Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) President and CEO Mark Merritt offered several market-based solutions for escalating drug prices during his testimony presented Thursday before the U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Columbia attorney Goodstein chosen to serve on Kids' Chance of South Carolina board

A lawyer with Columbia, South Carolina-based firm Sowell Gray Stepp & Laffitte LLC has been tapped to serve on the Kids' Chance of South Carolina board of directors.

Meier becomes senior mortgage banker for Atlantic Bay Mortgage

Hans Meier is a new senior mortgage banker for the Charleston, South Carolina office of Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group.

Porto, Correa take management roles at Charleston's Concentric

Sidney Porto and Monica Correa are the two newest members of the management team of Charleston, South Carolina supply chain management and support firm Concentric.

Gerth tapped as business manager at Charleston's Liollio Architecture

Lisa Gerth, who began working at Charleston, South Carolina's Liollio Architecture this past October, is now the company's business manager

Driskell named superintendent at Mashburn Construction

Tom Driskell recently joined the team at Columbia, South Carolina's Mashburn Construction as a superintendent.

Trident CEO Council urges governor to focus on infrastructure improvements

Tom Leonard, executive director of Charleston, South Carolina-based Trident CEO Council, recently penned a letter to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley urging her to take action with regard to the state's declining infrastructure.

William Means Real Estate agent invited to global networking event

An agent for Charleston, South Carolina-based William Means Real Estate attended a global networking event Jan. 21-24 that was open only to the few agents in the nation who have earned the Christie's International Property Specialist designation.

Collins joins Charleston's Moody & O'Neal CPAs

Peter Collins is the newest associate at Charleston, South Carolina-based Certified Public Accounting firm Moody & O’Neal CPAs LLC.

Charleston accounting firms announce merger

Two Charleston accounting and business advisory firms — Jarrard, Nowell & Russell LLC (JNR) and Biddlecomb Game & Wise PC — have merged in an effort to provide more services to a larger client base.

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