Mapquest co-founder bolstering Columbia’s startup tech industry ‘to form something big’
October 12, 2021
"Heivly’s consulting is part of a larger effort by the city and counties to expand their economic development focus beyond just traditional manufacturing to include technology firms."
S.C. Gateway park, formerly Jafza, now 'under construction'
October 10, 2021
"It’s been 13 years since Dubai World, parent company of Jafza International, said it was considering Orangeburg County for a $600-700 million logistics, manufacturing and distribution center."
New centers to help S.C. businesses procure military contracts
October 8, 2021
"S.C. businesses have a new resource to help procure military contacts and subcontracts with the U.S. Department of Defense as well as federal, state and local governments."
Sea Pro Boats, LLC expanding operations in Newberry County, SC
October 5, 2021
$3.7 Million investment will create 50 new jobs
Nelson Lindsay selected as new President & CEO for the Central SC Alliance
October 4, 2021
24-year economic development veteran brings breadth of knowledge to regional alliance
UofSC secures funds to establish new investment in SC tech startups
October 1, 2021
"South Carolina is one of only 17 organizations in the nation and the first higher education institution in the state’s history to be awarded the grant, which aims to increase access to capital in communities where risk capital is in short supply."
Central SC Alliance launches new tool to attract and retain skilled talent
September 23, 2021
The Central SC Alliance (CSCA) is excited to unveil a new tool to connect skilled workers and local employers. Start Central is a comprehensive website where individuals from inside and outside the Central SC Region can search for job opportunities, access resources on training programs to boost their skills, and learn about the benefits of living in the Region.
The Home Depot expands supply chain operations across SC, including in Lexington County
September 23, 2021
Combined expansion will create nearly 100 new jobs
Midlands Tech to celebrate grand opening of welding center
September 20, 2021
"Midlands Technical College will celebrate the grand opening of $4.5 million in upgrades to a new welding technology center at its Airport campus..."
iLending Opens Auto Refinance Center in Richland County, SC
September 16, 2021
Company plans to hire for 40 jobs at new location
South Carolina claims spot among 'Top States for Doing Business' again!
September 15, 2021
The Palmetto State is once again getting high marks as a top state for business in Area Development's latest rankings.
Midlands peanut farmers tout new revenue opportunity brought by shelling company
September 13, 2021
"Monday is National Peanut Day, and Midlands peanut growers may have reason to celebrate."