Category Archives: Construction

Great Southern Homes makes organizational changes amid rapid growth

[caption id="attachment_7094" align="alignleft" width="400"] Great Southern Homes' staff gather in front of their new headquarters in Irmo, SC[/caption] (IRMO, SC) – The nation’s housing market continues to grow, particularly in the Carolinas and Georgia and Great Southern Homes, the private, Irmo, SC–based homebuilder is well-positioned to capture a lion’s share of this expansion. For the…
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Clint Galloway named BIA Builder Member of the Year

Members of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA) voted for their choice of nominees for the Byron Crosthwaite Builder Member of the Year Award and the Associate Member of the Year Award. The Byron Crosthwaite Builder Member of the Year is Clint Galloway, CMB, Galloway Family Homes. Clint has been a Builder…
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Bonitz construction appoints Pete Larmore as president and CEO

COLUMBIA, SC - (November 23, 2016) – The Bonitz Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Pete Larmore as President and CEO of Bonitz, Inc. effective January 1, 2017. Larmore becomes the 5th President in Bonitz' 63-year history. In his new role, he will be responsible for ensuring the company's continued growth…
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Will Ralston hired as preconstruction manager in Charleston office

[caption id="attachment_6440" align="alignleft" width="150"] Will Ralston Joins Preconstruction Team in Mashburn Charleston Office[/caption] Charleston, S.C.—Mashburn Construction is pleased to welcome Will Ralston to the Charleston office. Will joins Mashburn with Bachelor of Science and Master Degrees from Auburn University’s School of Building Science. He has held positions as an estimator, project manager and assistant superintendent.…
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Brittany Grabski joins Columbia office of Brownstone Construction

Brownstone is pleased to announce that Brittany Grabski has joined its Columbia office. As Marketing Director, Brittany will be in charge of monitoring markets for new opportunities and coordination activities to increase the company’s exposure. Brittany studied Women’s and Gender Studies at The University of South Carolina and is a native of Chicago, Illinois.
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LCK completes renovation for new United Way headquarters

October 24, 2016, Columbia, SC – LCK is pleased to announce the completion of the new United Way of the Midlands headquarters at 1818 Blanding Street. The new 20,000-square-foot headquarters, a former warehouse facility that was repurposed into meeting and office spaces, is an eye-catching but practical solution for the non-profit organization. The new space…
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Chris Corbett joins McCrory Construction in Columbia

McCrory Construction of Columbia, SC with offices in Greenville, SC and Raleigh, NC is pleased to announce that Chris Corbett has joined the company as a Project Manager. Chris, a 1996 graduate of the University of South Carolina, will work in our Columbia, SC Office. Chris has over 19 years of experience in the construction…
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Great Southern Homes president Michael Nieri named Builder Member of the Year

[caption id="attachment_6044" align="alignleft" width="150"] Michael Nieri, President, Great Southern Homes[/caption] (N. CHARLESTON, SC) – On October 21, 2016 at the annual Home Builders Association of South Carolina’s (“HBASC”) Celebration of Excellence, the state’s home building association named Michael Nieri, President of Great Southern Homes, the Thomas N. Bagnal Builder Member of the Year, one of…
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Bartlett elected president of Building Industry Association of Central S.C.

[caption id="attachment_5958" align="alignleft" width="150"] M.L. "Bart" Bartlett, 2017 BIA President[/caption] M.L. “Bart” Bartlett, Jr. was elected as 2017 President of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA), at the Annual Meeting of the Membership held October 11, 2016. He will assume the duties of President in January 2017. Born in Columbia, South Carolina,…
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Building Officials Association of SC joins Municipal Association of SC

  The Building Officials Association of SC has become the Municipal Association’s 12th affiliate organization. BOASC represents building officials and inspectors all over the state. "The Building Officials Association is excited about the many business advantages that partnering with the Municipal Association will bring," said BOASC President Buddy Skinner. "We are also encouraged to share…
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