Progress SC

Spirit Communications Champions Innovation, Access in Telecommunications
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Spirit Communications

As a leading provider of voice, data, Internet and fiber-optic services to Enterprise, Government and Carrier customers, Spirit Communications operates as a unique business model born and raised in SC formed by the 11 independent telephone companies throughout the state. As the only private telecommunications provider focused on the Carolina’s and Georgia Spirit further differentiates […]

The Citadel’s evening offerings help power Lowcountry’s economic evolution
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The Citadel

With more and more engineering and technology businesses flocking to the Lowcountry, the economic landscape continues to evolve. Now Charleston, once known for carriage rides and house tours, is making a name for itself among big businesses. And with that evolution comes a need for more engineers and technology professionals. Enter The Citadel. America’s fifth […]

Mercedes-Benz Vans LLC begins hiring, training for future Sprinter van plant
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Mercedes-Benz Vans LLC

Even though Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC is still building its new North Charleston facility, the company is hard at work hiring and training the employees who will fill the production plant. The company will add more than 1,000 positions over the next three years, with the majority of those in manufacturing. Mercedes-Benz Vans (MBV), previously known […]

Homegrown Accounting Firm Plays Key Role in State’s Economic Development
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Elliott Davis Decosimo

For many of the same reasons that individuals and families are moving to South Carolina in droves, and for some added reasons, businesses from around the world and throughout the United States are finding the Palmetto State an attractive spot for expanding or relocating. Understanding that a rising tide lifts all boats, individuals and organizations […]

The Gaillard show you didn’t know about…
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The Charleston Gaillard Center

Education mission takes center stage at Charleston’s premier venue You’re probably aware that there is a new Charleston Gaillard Center in downtown Charleston, the culmination of a $142-million rebuild that positions the facility as a world-class performing arts center in the tradition of Europe’s great performance halls. You might even have seen the gorgeous approach; […]

Credit union carries on 80 years of investing in community, members
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SC Federal Credit Union

Way back in 1936, 14 Charleston Naval Shipyard workers contributed $5 each to form a member-owned financial cooperative. Fast forward 80 years, and South Carolina Federal Credit Union remains the oldest locally owned and operated financial institution in the tri-county area. Since its founding, South Carolina Federal has continued to offer the highest level of […]

Firm finds perfect fit for any business’ property needs
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Palmetto Commercial Properties LLC

For customers buying, selling, leasing, renting, developing or managing real estate, Palmetto Commercial Properties LLC provides one service – everything. The independent, full service commercial real estate firm makes real estate deals of any kind happen. Sometimes that means helping develop a property, get it built and find tenants. Sometimes that means representing a buyer […]

Daimler company with decade-long presence in Charleston poised for growth
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Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC

If you’ve seen one of the new FedEx vans around town, you’ve seen a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter most likely produced right here in the Charleston area, specifically on Palmetto Commerce Parkway in Ladson, South Carolina. Mercedes-Benz Vans, LLC (MBV), previously known as Daimler Vans Manufacturing, had been producing Sprinters since October 2006 under the Freightliner and […]

Boeing’s investment in South Carolina continues to reach new heights
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Boeing South Carolina

Boeing South Carolina continues to be an expanding presence in the Charleston region, with more than 7,500 teammates performing some of the most technically advanced work in the aerospace industry. Boeing South Carolina teammates fabricate, assemble and deliver the 787 Dreamliner; support the C-17 at Joint Base Charleston, design and produce components for the 737 MAX and 777X; and develop cutting edge engineering and technology innovations that will help drive the future of flight.

South Carolina Aquarium makes plans to expand sea turtle rescue program
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South Carolina Aquarium

Since opening in 2000, the South Carolina Aquarium’s mission has been tied to education, conservation and inspiration. Sixteen years later, the organization leads the way in connecting people with water, wildlife and wild places through the exhibition and care of animals, education and research programs, and an exceptional guest experience. The Aquarium is home to […]

Family-owned construction company builds South Carolina’s future
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In 1927, Myron B. Kahn put down roots in South Carolina, nurturing a dream that has grown into the largest privately owned construction company in the Palmetto State. Still family-owned, M. B. Kahn Construction Co. Inc. continues to thrive – building in industries as diverse as manufacturing, distribution, health care, education and wastewater treatment. Headquartered […]

Power company working for South Carolina
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SCE&G is working for South Carolina helping to build a clean, reliable energy future for our people, positioning South Carolina as a leader in the energy industry, fueling substantial economic development and creating jobs for a homegrown workforce. For example, SCE&G’s efforts to build two new nuclear-powered electric generating units near Jenkinsville have created more […]