Office Facilities

Whether for corporate office facilities or back office/shared services centers, the site selection process is a critical business decision. Greenville, SC meets the demands of diverse company operations across a range of industries, including financial services, IT, engineering services, call centers, R&D and more. Fueled by a thriving economy, a productive workforce, and a prime location along Interstate 85, the area is uniquely positioned to help businesses succeed.

Corporate Office/Headquarters

Greenville is home to more than 40 Fortune 500 companies and over 20 HQ operations. The region also boasts more than 240 international companies. So many businesses select Greenville, SC for their corporate office facilities thanks to the unique competitive advantages offered by the region, including a pro-business environment, quality workforce, and market accessibility.

Back Office/Shared Services

Greenville is also frequently-selected as a home for back office/shared services centers spanning operations such as HR, customer service call centers, accounting, and more. The area offers numerous advantages for these business divisions, from an affordable operating environment and a low cost of living to economic incentives and access to a specialized workforce.

Research & Development

Major corporations such as Michelin, BMW, and GE Energy have significant research and development facilities based in Greenville. R&D facilities are attracted to the region thanks to factors such as the deep talent pool, access to unique university research facilities like the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), and the friendly business climate.

Industry Targets

Global companies select Greenville for their critical operations because the region is widely recognized as an attractive business community with a number of unique advantages. The area's key strengths are especially well-suited to meet the needs of businesses in these targeted industry sectors:

  • IT services (non-data center)
  • Financial services
  • Engineering services
  • Customer services

Key Business Advantages

From corporate offices to back office/shared service centers and R&D facilities, the Greenville, SC region provides a number of key benefits to attract and support diverse business operations:


Greenville has access to several major interstate systems and two major railroads. Close proximity to the Greenville-Spartanburg International (GSP) airport is an added convenience.


Greenville offers a low cost of living and affordable operating environment. Without the high costs of larger metros, businesses can realize substantial operational savings by relocating to or expanding in the area.


A well-educated labor force and growing population provide the resources for diverse business divisions across a range of industries, from financial services to R&D.

Quality of Life

Greenville's high quality of life is a significant business draw. The region boasts a mild climate, exceptional healthcare, award-winning schools, cultural attractions, and diverse recreational opportunities.

Select Companies

Learn more about select companies already doing business in Greenville, SC.