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Who's Who at Advocacy 101: Matt Moore

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Monday, July 20, 2020
Matt Moore will return to speak at our Advocacy 101 class this year. Last year, Matt led the award-winning “Greenville Connects” campaign on behalf of the Greenville Chamber and our community partners. He is well-acquainted with the ...

Who's Who at Advocacy 101: Amanda Loveday

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Thursday, July 16, 2020
Amanda Loveday graciously agreed to speak again this year to our Advocacy 101 class. Amanda and I first met more than a decade ago when she was Executive Director of the S.C. Democratic Party and I worked as the Communications Director for the SC ...

In Business: The CoLab

Posted by: Andrew Van on Wednesday, July 15, 2020
The CoLab recently celebrated their grand opening at 1 McNeese Drive, Greenville, SC 29605. Thank you to all the sponsors and partners that came out to celebrate co-owners Tamika Gambrell and Kerryn Richardson on their new business. The location ...

Community Matters: Arts & Culture Update

Posted by: Webinar on Tuesday, July 14, 2020
How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected the culture of our community? With shows cancelled and events postponed? What will recovery look like? Join us as we speak with Alan Ethridge of the Metropolitan Arts Council and Megan Riegel of the Peace ...

MASK UP initiative equips small businesses with PPE

Posted by: Megan Campbell on Tuesday, July 7, 2020
The Greenville Chamber and US&S partnered in June to ensure that all businesses have access to the right PPE to keep their customers and employees safe. The MASK UP initiative started with 10,000 masks - meaning 100 small businesses have access ...

The USMCA Trade Agreement

Posted by: Jason Zacker on Monday, July 6, 2020
The United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement -- better known as USMCA -- went into effect last week (July 1). USMCA replaces the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). While NAFTA clearly needed an update, South Carolina has directly ...

DOT Success: Four Years of Infrastructure Funding

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Wednesday, July 1, 2020
In 2016, the General Assembly passed the business community’s top priority by passing new, sustainable, and substantial funding for our crumbling infrastructure. Today marks Year Four of the implementation, and despite the bellyaching that ...

Community Matters: Tourism Update

Posted by: Webinar on Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Greenville attracts visitors from all over the country and all over the world coming for both business and pleasure. How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected the local tourism industry and our area? Who will travel to Greenville in the coming months? ...

House Equitable Justice System and Law Enforcement Reform Committee

Posted by: Jason Zacher on Monday, June 29, 2020
With the passage of "smart on crime" reforms in 2010, South Carolina emerged as a national pioneer in criminal justice. These reforms have helped make South Carolina a better place to live, work, and do business. But, as the events of the past ...

Community Matters: Leading Through Anxiety

Posted by: Webinar on Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Uncertain times can cause us to feel anxious and stressed. And that's normal! Join us as Traci Newkirk, President of ICAP Solutions, speaks on leading through anxiety, handling stress, and rising above it. To see a recording of the webinar, click ...
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