Upstate Business Journal
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GRAHAM HOWLE EMBRACES BOTH HIGHS AND LOWS IN ENTREPRENEURIAL CAREER

COVER STORY | With several irons in the fire, entrepreneur Graham Howle has learned to roll with the bad as well as the good

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WestGville
WestGville

INLAND PORT EXCEEDING EXPECTATION, OFFICIALS SAY

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT| In the wake of the South Carolina Ports Authority’s (SCPA) 2014 fiscal year-end report, officials with the terminal in Greer say the Upstate facility is making an impact since beginning operations in October of last year.

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SMALL BUSINESS WEEK CELEBRATES LOCAL ENTERPRISES

MANAGEMENT | The Greenville Chamber of Commerce, along with the city and county of Greenville, recently announced a Local Small Business Week Celebration on Sept. 15-19.

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WestGville

4 NEW TENANTS FOR PATRICK SQUARE

REAL ESTATE | Patrick Square Town Center in Clemson recently announced four new tenants will be opening this fall in conjunction with the opening of Rick Erwin’s Clemson.

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TEN AT THE TOP ANNOUNCES SUMMIT PANELISTS

MANAGEMENT | With three weeks until Ten at the Top hosts its Upstate Regional Summit, “Re-Checking Our Reality,” the event has drawn more than 65 sponsors and 800 expected attendees from all 10 counties of the Upstate.

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MillVillage

27 GRADUATE FROM GRASSROOTS LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE

MANAGEMENT| Twenty-seven Spartanburg County residents are embarking on a new journey to improve the community by utilizing the skills they gleaned from their participation in the 2014 Grassroots Leadership Development Institute.

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Corner of South Main and Washington

In the early 20th century the two-story building with a seamed metal roof was the first location of Greenville’s quality shoe store, Patton, Tilman & Bruce. Today, four restaurants occupy the location. Keep Reading Corner of South Main and Washington
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UCAN

Top 10 Angels send a strong signal for SC

By Matt Dunbar |managing director, Upstate Carolina Angel Network   Two weeks ago, CB Insights, a leading data provider for the venture capital industry, released a ranking of U.S. angel groups based on the Investor Mosaic algorithm they developed to score venture capital firms. When the analysis of 370 angel groups was complete, an unexpected result Read More » Keep Reading Top 10 Angels send a strong signal for SC
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The future skilled workforce needs Career Skills Now

Program leverages today’s free training to achieve tomorrow’s prosperity     Across South Carolina and the Upstate, this region’s skilled and experienced workforce – long a point of pride and competitive advantage – is at risk of becoming a weakness. Too many of our young people – tomorrow’s workforce – lack fundamental skills to succeed Read More » Keep Reading The future skilled workforce needs Career Skills Now
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Ten at the Top announces summit panelists

With three weeks until Ten at the Top hosts its Upstate Regional Summit, “Re-Checking Our Reality,” the event has drawn more than 65 sponsors and 800 expected attendees from all 10 counties of the Upstate. Keep Reading Ten at the Top announces summit panelists
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$231M contract awarded for I-85/I-385 rehab

Not since the $631 million construction of Charleston’s Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge in 2001 has the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) undertaken such an expensive project – awarding a $231 million contract to the Flatiron-Zachry Joint Venture to reconfigure the I-85/I-385 interchange in Greenville County. Keep Reading $231M contract awarded for I-85/I-385 rehab
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ScanSource announces intent to acquire European tech distributor

Nearly a week after announcing plans to acquire a Brazilian communications distributor, Greenville-based ScanSource Inc., an international distributor of specialty technology products, has announced plans to boost its European presence with the acquisition of Imago Group plc, a value-added distributor of video and voice communications equipment and services. Keep Reading ScanSource announces intent to acquire European tech distributor
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SCBIO offers Startup Boot Camp

SCBIO’s Startup Boot Camp on “Decisions, Dilemmas and Disasters” will be held on Sept. 11 from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at ICAR Campus Innovation Building, 5 Research Way, in Greenville. Keep Reading SCBIO offers Startup Boot Camp