Category Archives: Business Services

Sisters of Charity releases Grant Awards totals for 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina releases its Grant Awards totals for 2015 in the areas of Health, Education and Social Services. (COLUMBIA, S.C., January 27, 2016) – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has released its Grant Awards totals for 2015 in the areas of Health, Education and Social Services. Since…
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ULI South Carolina Building Better Places report presentation Thursday

Register Now: ULI South Carolina Building Better Places January 28, 2016 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM McCrory Construction, 522 Lady St., Columbia, SC   Cities and towns are laboratories for human behavior and great possibility.   Our communities shape the  way our world is organized – How do we get around? Where do we work,…
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Angel investor Charlie Banks named to 50 Most Influential list

Columbia, S.C. – The South Carolina Angel Network (SCAN) is thrilled to recognize SCAN Co-Founder and Managing Director Charlie Banks for being named to Columbia Business Monthly’s List of 50 Most Influential People. Columbia Business Monthly’s 50 Most Influential People in the Midlands is compiled from a variety of sources, including nominations from the community,…
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Building Better Places Workshop: Midlands workshop Thursday

COLUMBIA, SC (Jan. 21, 2016) -- Join members of the Urban Land for Building Better Places Workshop: Midlands on Jan. 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at McCrory Construction, 522 Lady St. Lunch is included. Cities and towns are laboratories for human behavior and great possibility. Communities shape the way our world is organized…
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Ohio consultant joins Columbia-area small business organization

Award-winning SBDC consultant and military veteran Earl Gregorich has migrated from Ohio to join the South Carolina Small Business Development Centers, working in the Columbia area center. It's Gregorich's second stint in the state where he was once stationed at Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter in the late 1980s. "Now, 25 years later, my son…
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German-Russian Speaker Luncheon on Thursday

Join us as we partner with the American Council on Germany (ACG) and the German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) to present our first program of 2016! Speaker: Dr. Joerg Forbrig, Transatlantic Fellow for Central and Eastern Europe, Director of the Fund for Belarus Democracy Presentation: "How Germany Fell Out of Love with Russia" Cost…
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Applications being accepted for Small Business Training Course in Columbia

The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities is now accepting applications for the NxLeveL Micro Entrepreneurs course. This training course focuses on teaching “self-sufficiency through self-employment.” Participants will learn how to choose a business idea, develop a marketing plan, explore financing options, develop a customer service philosophy, as well as other relevant entrepreneurial skills. The…
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Richland County Business Service Center Marks 10th Anniversary

(RICHLAND PIO) – Every January, the local business community begins a new cycle of renewing business licenses – and for the past 10 years, the County’s Business Service Center has helped assist every type of business, from small mom-and-pop shops to large companies, navigate the process. The Business Service Center, which launched in January 2006,…
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Don Tomlin and Councilman Ed McDowell appointed to City Center Partnership’s Board of Directors

[caption id="attachment_526" align="alignleft" width="223"] Donald R. Tomlin Jr.[/caption] Columbia, SC – January 13, 2016 – City Center Partnership (CCP) is pleased to announce Columbia City Council has appointed new members to the organization’s Board of Directors. New CCP board members include Donald R. Tomlin, Jr. and Honorable Reverend Edward McDowell, Jr. These two individuals will…
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