UBJ Milestone

A tribute to our long-lasting enterprises

Power to the People

Established in 1939 as a co-op, Laurens Electric has remained a customer-owned utility for more than seven decades. Keep Reading Power to the People

Human Resources With a Human Touch

When Blanton Phillips sits at the desk his father, Sam Phillips, once used, he can pull open a drawer and see where his father scribbled notes and figures. It’s a reminder of the work that went into building Phillips Staffing from a one-man shop to one with 10 offices 45 years later. Keep Reading Human Resources With a Human Touch

‘I Can’t Ever Imagine Not Doing This’

Bill Pelham wanted to be an architect since the fourth grade. As his company celebrates its 30th birthday on Oct. 4, he is confident he made the right decision. Keep Reading ‘I Can’t Ever Imagine Not Doing This’

Colonial Trust Celebrates a Century

Colonial Trust Company, which has offices in both Greenville and Spartanburg (along with Charleston and a newly announced Columbia location), celebrated its 100-year anniversary in style last week at the BMW Zentrum Center. Keep Reading Colonial Trust Celebrates a Century

Infinity Marketing Celebrates 20 Years, New HQ

Infinity Marketing, a national advertising and marketing agency based in Greenville, recently celebrated its 20th anniversary and its recent move to more spacious quarters on South Pleasantburg Drive with staff, clients and friends. Keep Reading Infinity Marketing Celebrates 20 Years, New HQ

Poinsett Club: 78 Years and Counting

The Poinsett Club adopted its bylaws 78 years ago this month, but thanks to a steady influx of new members and the dedication of its board and staff, the club remains a vibrant part of Greenville's community – socially, philanthropically and economically. Keep Reading Poinsett Club: 78 Years and Counting

Celebrating a Century

Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes makes helping families a family business. Keep Reading Celebrating a Century