Last Updated: Jun 18, 2018 02:51PM •
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Planned expressly as South Carolina’s state capital, Columbia has grown from a busy cotton and textile town into a government powerhouse, military training center, locus of higher education, and flourishing financial haven. Home to multinational corporations, boutique businesses, and all the intermediaries, the city is recognized for its livability and solid business climate. While Columbia caters to a diversity of markets, it is especially devoted to the fields of healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, and banking.
Columbia Business Monthly keeps abreast of all these various enterprises, sharing news of start-ups, relocations, and developments as they occur. We explore the operations and philosophies of featured companies on a regular basis, highlighting their practices and successes to prove the value of community dynamism. We also offer a broad perspective on the business climate from folks in the know, granting our readers a practical, experienced outlook.
The $1 million investment is projected to create approximately 20 new jobs.
They will be headed to Washington, D.C. on June 20 and 21 for their first meeting as members of the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness.
Aubrey Jenkins has served as fire chief of the Columbia Fire Department since July 20, 2011.
Cherod Webber will urge South Carolina lawmakers on Capitol Hill to fully fund USAID in the wake of the Administration’s proposal to slash funding by 30 percent.
“South Carolina continues to enjoy record employment levels that help our economy thrive, but it is imperative that we also continue to look for opportunities to educate, train, and prepare our workforce to meet the demand."
Get your head out of the past: manufacturing is no longer dirty work. It's the robot-lovin', hi-tech learnin' job of the future.
Steven Waddell is responsible for all lines of business including private client, commercial, small business, and retail banking.
The Midlands Technical College Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society chapter received six awards at the PTK centennial conference.
USC was the lead on 37 issued U.S. patents last year alone and was named on 42 total U.S. patents.
Realtors expect competitive market for the summer thanks to decreasing inventory, while builders bemoan lumber tariffs.