HIRED Brittany Farrar
Has joined CBRE as associate and member of CBRE’s local Advisory & Transaction Services Team, specializing in office services in the Upstate. She brings extensive marketing and customer-service experience to the firm. Farrar previously worked at News America Marketing, a subsidiary of News Corp, a marketing services firm that offers multichannel media capabilities to connect retailers and brands to consumers.
HIRED Lauren Verdi
Has been hired as account supervisor at FerebeeLane, a full-service marketing and branding agency in downtown Greenville, where she will be responsible for overseeing Visit Beaufort SC and Blackberry Farm. Verdi comes to FL with more than seven years of agency experience building relationships and managing national brand campaigns. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in integrated marketing communication at Winthrop University.
NAMED Brandon T. Hunter
Has been named chair of Keep Greenville County Beautiful, which is led by a board of 15 involved citizens who value the environment and protecting Greenville County’s natural resources. Hunter is the associate of public affairs at Greater Greenville Sanitation working with communities and schools to minimize waste. He also volunteers with many nonprofits throughout the Upstate to offer graphic design and marketing counsel.
PROMOTED Julia Bankert
Has been promoted to membership director of Greenville Country Club. Bankert was formerly the club’s private events director. She achieves sales plans and enjoys assisting prospective members in the membership process.
PROMOTED Micah Manor
Has been promoted to East Coast event manager of Jackson Marketing, Motorsports & Events. Manor will be responsible for planning and implementing client-activation programs in the Eastern region. Since joining Jackson in 2007, he has worked as a performance service specialist and in warehouse operations.