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Charleston Chamber to feature Volvo speaker at 25th Economic Forecast

Presenting panelists plus perspective, the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Economic Outlook Conference on March 10 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

CresCom Bank names Ryan Funke VP and commercial lender

CresCom Bank, a community-banking leader located in the Carolinas, recently named Ryan Funke VP and commercial lender.

Lexington County gains solar power operations

Cypress Creek Renewables, a company specializing in developing and owning long-term solar energy projects, recently invested in three solar energy facilities located in Lexington County.

Green power partnership with RBC Heritage lasts eight years

RBC Heritage recently announced that it intends to purchase Santee Cooper Green Power, which is currently under the Palmetto Electric Cooperative, for the tournament in 2016.

NRT LLC acquires Columbia real estate business

NRT LLC, the biggest residential real estate brokerage company located in the U.S., recently stated that it has acquired Russell & Jeffcoat Real Estate, based in South Carolina.

Diane Salane earns 2015 Colliers International Community Service Award

Diane Salane recently earned the 2015 Colliers International Community Service Award for her outstanding involvement and commitment in her local South Carolina community, civic activities, and industry.

United Way chooses new Interim CEO

The Board of Directors at the United Way Association of South Carolina (UWASC) recently chose Kelly Callahan Cruise as its new Interim CEO.

Citadel Foundation’s executive officer receives doctoral degree

John P. (Jay) Dowd III, the CEO of The Citadel Foundation, recently completed his studies at the University of South Carolina with his Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Educational Administration as well as a cognate in Public Administration.

Gravina Public Strategies wins four "Goldies" public affairs awards

Gravina Public Strategies, LLC, a Charleston, SC-based advocacy and public engagement firm, announced that the company won three awards in the 2016 "Goldies Awards" competition.

Support for offshore energy production strong among SC voters, survey finds

A new survey found that 67 percent of Palmetto State voters support “offshore development of U.S. oil and natural gas resources.”

FinTrust Investment Advisors launches Charleston office

Customers in Charleston, South Carolina have a new choice for investment services with the launch of a new FinTrust Investment Advisors office there.

Eastwood Homes marks 15,000th closing

Eastwood Homes, a home-building company in Charleston, North Carolina, recently marked a milestone — the closing on its 15,000th home.

Trotter joins Charlestowne Hotels as corporate brand strategist

Charleston, South Carolina's Charlestowne Hotels has a new management team member.

Dorchester Children's Center, Summerville Medical Center honored as chamber's Businesses of the Year

A variety of local businesses were recognized recently with Business of the Year Awards from the Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce in South Carolina.

Holloway named CoolSculpting coordinator at Mount Pleasant dermatology practice

Lauren Holloway is the new CoolSculpting coordinator for Mount Pleasant, South Carolina's Germain Dermatology.

Colliers International South Carolina honors Liz McCary

Liz McCary, director of marketing for Colliers International South Carolina, was honored recently with the company's 2015 President's Award.

Riggs Partners staffers take home Addy awards

Members of the staff at Columbia, South Carolina's Riggs Partners, a creative marketing consultancy firm specializing in cross-channel brand communications programs for human services-oriented companies and nonprofit organizations, were big winners at the Feb. 27 American Advertising Awards.

Charleston Metro Chamber's WTCC hosting international finance seminar

An International Finance Seminar is set to take place at the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce office on March 16.

Markus Kastenholz honored by Charleston Trident Association of Realtors

The Charleston Trident Association of Realtors in Charleston, South Carolina recently named its 2015 Commercial Realtor of the Year.

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