Posts Tagged: GreenvilleSC

Upstate International’s Core Strengths

At the National Convention for World Affairs of America, UI was recognized for its strength in personally connecting the community. UI was praised for not only making businesses happy but tying together the broader community. Executive Director of UI Trace Frese says UI is “good at what [they] do to our core”- language classes, the [...]

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Upstate International – Why Greenville?

Upstate International is a non-profit organization that certainly brings greatness to Greenville County. Although located in downtown Greenville, it is important to realize that UI’s scope has a cross-county affect all over the Upstate. So why be located in Greenville? UI’s Executive Director Tracie Frese describes Greenville as “natural fit when you look at the [...]

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GACC Shines a Light in the Greenville Community

Different from other county organizations, the GCCA serves a unique role in bringing greatness to Greenville. Cherington Shucker, Executive Director for the Greenville Center for the Creative Arts, describes herself as a “creative problem-solver.” From the start, Cherington and the rest of her team at GCCA asked themselves, “how do we have an immediate impact [...]

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Industrial spec building surges into 2015

“Investors, real estate brokers and economic developers say a surge in industrial sector speculative building in the Upstate shows no sign of a slowdown after what they are assessing as a record 2014. While some economists say a slowing global economy may affect demand for relocation and expansion space this year, the spec sector’s movers [...]

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GADC Adds Rachel McAfee to Team as Public Relations Intern

GREENVILLE, SC – January 13, 2015 – The Greenville Area Development Corporation, the county-chartered organization tasked with promoting and enhancing the economic growth of Greenville County, has added Rachel McAfee as an intern for the Spring of 2015.  During her internship, she will focus primarily GADC’s social media efforts. McAfee, a native of Columbia, SC, [...]

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