UBJ Economic Development

December 19, 2016

verizon

Verizon Wireless needs 466 workers

The company wants to hire 185 customer service workers by August and 281 “telesales” workers by the end of next year. Keep Reading Verizon Wireless needs 466 workers

December 8, 2016

Money

In 2017, jobs and personal income — and demand for workers — will grow in SC

South Carolina’s economy will continue to be healthy next year, with job growth, unemployment and personal income all moving in the right direction, research economists at the University of South Carolina predicted. On the downside, a strengthened labor market means employers will continue struggling to find qualified workers for open positions, according to economists Doug Read More » Keep Reading In 2017, jobs and personal income — and demand for workers — will grow in SC

November 30, 2016

SCRA

SCRA’s SC Launch program announces new Upstate client companies

As part of its ongoing mission to foster high-tech economic growth in South Carolina, SCRA announced the recent acceptance of six client companies from the Upstate into its SC Launch program. Client companies are accepted into the economic development program to receive mentoring and other support services and may also be eligible to receive grant funds or investments. Keep Reading SCRA’s SC Launch program announces new Upstate client companies