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How the education and business sectors can connect at a greater...

By Dean Hybl Executive director, Ten at the Top The word “coherence” is defined as “the quality of forming a unified whole” or being “logically connected...

The Spark: Happenings in Upstate Biz with Trevor Anderson

Momentum is a word used to describe the force gained by a body in motion. Just up the road from Greenville, Spartanburg County leaders are using the term to describe the cultural and economic renaissance that has been unfolding in this community during the past few years.

Aviation is poised to take off as the next Upstate industry...

Since 2009, the aviation industry has been making a comeback in the Upstate after eight years of decline following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Wheels Up brings membership-based aviation service to Upstate

The New York-based startup, which was founded by serial entrepreneur Kenny Dichter in 2013, offers members access to a private fleet of aircraft with as little as 24-hours notice.

West End Community Hub to bring more co-work spaces, restaurants, and...

A new self-storage development proposed for 101 O'Neal St., Greenville, named the West End Community Hub by TD, is a convergence of six interrelated different uses, five of which will surround 107,000 square feet of climate-controlled self-storage.

Since 2009, the Upstate’s Hispanic Alliance has served as a resource...

By E. Richard Walton Hispanics are playing a significant role in Greenville, but not everyone knows about the specific ways they’re growing as individuals or...

Foreign investment in SC places new demands on marketers

South Carolina has become an international breeding ground for advanced manufacturing, particularly in the automotive and aerospace industries.

Inland Port Greer’s volume up more than 4 percent since start...

The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced Thursday, Feb. 22, its inland port in Spartanburg County handled 9,180 rail moves in January. Since the start...

Topgolf makes its Greenville location official

As the Upstate Business Journal previously reported, global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® today officially announced Greenville as its next location. Topgolf will begin construction on the...
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Spartanburg County leaders mark first anniversary of community’s 5-year vision plan

After one year, a unified vision for Spartanburg’s future economic and cultural prosperity is progressing. Community leaders gathered Tuesday, Feb. 13, at the University of...

Lockhart Power gifts $135,000 to support economic development in Spartanburg County

Lockhart Power Co. announced Monday, Feb. 12, it will contribute $135,000 in utility license tax credits for road enhancements at Tyger River Industrial Park...

BMW’s Spartanburg County plant remains nation’s top auto exporter in 2017

For a fourth consecutive year, Spartanburg County-based BMW Manufacturing Co. was the nation’s largest automotive exporter in 2017. The automaker announced Tuesday, Feb. 13, it...

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...

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