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Angels in the Finance Field

Lawrence Black got his first taste of entrepreneurship when he was about 6 years old in Columbia, where he bought a Cal Ripken baseball...

ABCs of SBA loans

Jill Kesler McCollum remembers a woman who dropped by her office to ask about how to open her own store—filled with angels. A cancer...

How public-private partnerships bring development to fruition

Main Street’s paved with money. Some of that’s your tax dollars actually at work, through infrastructure spending alongside private investments. At one end of...

Two new tenants join Taylors Mill

The Taylors Mill recently announced two new tenants, The Mad Smash and The Blue Ox Hatchet House, that will occupy space in the Dock...

Easley-based KP Components Inc. announces expanded operations

KP Components Inc., a Denmark-based supplier specializing in fully-automated machining of complex parts for a variety of industries, announced Thursday the construction of a...

Revitalized Taylors Mill will be ‘year-round’ gathering space

STATUS: Revitalization ongoing The nearly 13 acres at the front of what is commonly referred to as Taylors Mill is mid-transformation from forgotten mill property...

Construction begins on Judson Mill’s transformation into multi-use space

STATUS: Construction in progress Nearly two years after the historic Judson Mill was purchased, construction has begun on the 36-acre mixed-use property. As one of...

Conestee Mill securing retail and office tenants

STATUS: Permitting stage The adaptive reuse project announced in 2017 for existing buildings at Conestee Mill, 1 Spanco Drive between Mauldin and Greenville, is now...

Economics Club banks on 50 years of fellowship

A strong dollar suppresses gold prices. A weak one can’t buy as much stuff. Inflation makes things cost more — and raise your hand...

County Square development moves forward with more details from RocaPoint Partners

A movie theater, organic grocery store, three-story fitness facility, and national co-working space, totaling as much as 3.5 million square feet with additional hotel,...

Report: Workforce shortage expected to continue for another decade

Upstate manufacturers expecting an end to their workforce woes are likely to see the shortage of skilled hands extend well into the next decade. The...

Lucideon M+P expands Greenville presence at Patewood Business Park

Lucideon M+P, a subsidiary of Lucideon Group Limited, is expanding its local presence with a $7.5 million investment in a new Greenville facility. The company...

Global co-working leader Spaces signs lease at Camperdown

Spaces, a leader in flexible workspaces, has signed a lease for 28,900 square feet on the first and second floor of Falls Tower in...

Flying high: Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport plans future as passenger, cargo traffic...

Back in 2009, Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport was in dire need of a shot in the arm. Travel out of the airport had nose-dived, bottoming out...

RealOp Investments marks 10-year anniversary

Almost 20 years ago, RealOp founding partner and CEO Reggie Bell was poised to take over his father’s well-known Upstate construction company, Marsh Bell. Digging...

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