Jaci Willing has joined Topside Pool Club as the new membership and events manager. In her new role, Willing is responsible for membership management, event planning, and more. She earned her bachelor’s degree in communications from Boise State Univers...
A new-construction, 9,000-square-foot retail strip center has been announced near the Brushy Creek and Suber roads intersection in Greer. Located on the corner of Brushy Creek Road and Moorlyn Lane, the development has been named The Palms at Brushy Creek by Venditio LLC, the developer and owner. Project partners include Johnston Design Group and Zuendt […]
By Joe Toppe In what ZF is calling the largest single order in their company’s history, the manufacturer’s new deal to supply BMW with an 8-speed automatic transmission is worth billions. Although production will not begin until 2022, the auto supplier will build them at their facility in Gray Court. The technology has been in […]
The resort-style, all-inclusive Maple Brook Terrace Retirement Community in Mauldin is opening in late 2019. Now under construction, the 150,000-square-foot community will include 133 apartments in a park-like setting. With brick accents, gable roofs, and patterned siding, Maple Brook Terrace is one of Sunshine Retirement Living’s flagship senior communities. Conveniently located at 150 Verdin Road, […]
She Means Business. A dialogue for women in sales. Hosted by Sandler Training and Upstate Business Journal. Photos by Dove Light Photography.
Rush Wilson Jr. was only 23 years old when he entered into a partnership to co-own a men’s clothing store called Wilson Wright in Davidson, North Carolina on Aug. 20, 1950. A World War II veteran of the U.S. Marines, Rush Wilson Jr. started worked in department stores throughout high school and college, and once […]
April 24 Business on Tap Presenting Sponsor: Serendipity Labs Greenville Networking Sponsor: Immedion LLC Photos: Jack Robert Photography The next Business on Tap is May 22 at Oak & Honey.
A BALANCED APPROACH CAN BLEND HEALTH AND ENJOYMENT story by LEIGH SAVAGE Dr. Jana Morse says that while sugar is vilified in many diet plans, it’s not the enemy – though processed sugar adds no nutrition and is frequently consumed in much greater quantities than our bodies can burn. “If I’m out cycling and I […]
By Bob Castello Brendan Kelly realizes he’s an easy target. “I’m 6-5, I’m always in a suit and I walk fast,” said Kelly, who is two years into his position as chancellor at the University of South Carolina Upstate. He can be caught, but more often than not, he stops on his own to talk […]
By Chris Manley, CEO, Engenius This is part one of a two-part series. Facebook has been in the news quite a bit this year, from the Cambridge Analytica data scandal to the latest breach that compromised the data of about 50 million users to concerns about data privacy WITHOUT a breach. And that’s before you […]
I have been very focused on privacy lately. Or should I say, the risks to privacy, the outright invasions of privacy, the assaults on privacy barely concealed in a blanket of fear, and what the future holds for us. All the dystopian sci-fi novels we’ve read or watched and then pronounced as “way out there” […]
By Stephanie Trotter “If you build it, they will come.” So the saying goes, but that’s not always the case in the hotel industry. Investors may excel at building attractive lodging, but managing a multiservice facility in a profitable and flawless manner, one that keeps guests coming back, is another skill set altogether. “My job […]
Under new ownership as of February, The Cliffs logged a nearly 30 percent increase of Q1 sales over last year’s numbers and also broke ground on The Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards Lakehouse. South Street Partners announced both of these initial benchmarks of their recent ownership, indicating their growth trajectory in both sales and amenities. “This […]
Lockheed Martin held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday to celebrate the completion of the company’s new F-16 production line. In 2017, Lockheed announced the move of its F-16 production line from Fort Worth, Texas to Greenville. The move will create around 150 new jobs and deliver production of the F-16 aircraft to international customers. […]
Jack Porter, an experiential design group specializing in branded sports environments and interactive design, recently moved into their new office space on West Stone Avenue. The newly renovated, 7,000 square-foot space has an open floor that makes it easy for designers, strategists, media specialists and production team members to collaborate. The office’s front retail façade […]