UBJ Profile

The names behind the Upstate's growth and success

The Man at the Hub

Retiring after four decades at J M Smith, CEO Bill Cobb saw the beginning of the tech boom and helped mold Spartanburg into a modern city. Keep Reading The Man at the Hub

All in the Family

Geordy Johnson came home to become CEO of his family business, and continue his parents’ passion for improving quality of life in Spartanburg Keep Reading All in the Family