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Greenville’s Hulsey McCormick & Wallace announces new office in downtown Spartanburg

Several new white-collar jobs are headed for downtown Spartanburg. Greenville County-based civil and environmental engineering firm Hulsey McCormick & Wallace has announced it will open...

Former Blinds America on Laurens Road building to be redeveloped

The 4,700-square-foot former Blinds America building at 1411 Laurens Road, Greenville, is next in line for an overhaul along the redeveloping Laurens Road corridor. Bill...

SunCap Property Group purchases Forrester Park

Charlotte, N.C.-based SunCap Property Group has purchased Forrester Park in Greenville. The property is a fully leased 236,800-square-foot business distribution and light-manufacturing center located...

Front Row: February Design Review Board Urban Panel

The one official application on the February City of Greenville Design Review Board agenda drew only minor discussion and rather quick approval from the...

Greenville to host annual ULI Carolinas’ Meeting

ULI South Carolina, ULI Charlotte, and ULI Triangle will be hosting the annual ULI Carolinas’ Meeting in Greenville this year on Feb. 12-13 at...

Former Goodyear facilities in Spartanburg sold for $2.2M

Two industrial buildings from Spartanburg County’s textile past will get a new lease on life. Bridgeway Realty LLC has purchased the facilities at 200 and...

Across South Carolina and the Upstate, the arts not only provide...

Words by Jordana Megonigal When we think of the industry clusters that make our state tick, there are a few that come to mind easily....

The number of women-owned businesses has more than doubled in the...

Across the nation, entrepreneurship is on the rise. But growth among female business owners, particularly in South Carolina, is far outpacing growth among males and...

Spartanburg County’s economic forecast remains sunny

Spartanburg County’s economic momentum is expected to pick up steam in 2018. The Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday, Jan. 31, held its annual...
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Alpha Mode: Episode 1: Randy Dobbs

Upstate Business Journal is pleased to present a new, digital feature that will appear monthly at upstatebusinessjournal.com, in partnership with QLI International LLC (www.qli-international.com)...

The Greenville ONE Center officially launches as downtown’s conference center

The result of a yearlong discussion between Greenville Mayor Knox White and Bob Hughes of Hughes Development Corporation about the need for a conference...

GSP Airport sets passenger traffic record for third consecutive year in...

For a third straight year, Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) set a new record for passenger traffic in 2017. The airport said it served 2,130,885 travelers...

BMW supplier Grupo Antolin expanding its Spartanburg County operations

A BMW supplier is growing its operations in Spartanburg County, although details of the expansion remain sparse. Spain-based Grupo Antolin in 2016 added 55,000 square...

Facebook Boost Program coming to Greenville

The program, announced in November by Facebook’s co-founder, chairman, and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, aims to provide the nation’s small businesses and workers with the digital skills they need to “compete in the new mobile economy.”

S.C. Ports Authority reports record volume for 2017 calendar year

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced Thursday, Jan. 18, that its inland port in Spartanburg County completed a record 124,817 rail moves during...

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