The Buzz: Rolling Out

While you’re getting ready for a relaxing weekend, feel free to take a look at these stories that we’ve put together for you this week! Read Lima One Capital hired Nathan Trunfio as the Senior Director of Sales and Marketing and promoted Cortney Newmans and Dalton Elliott. You can read more about all three employees…

BASF names Elba Lizardi new Seneca Site Director

SENECA, S.C. Oct. 13, 2020 — BASF has named Elba Lizardi as the Site Director for its Seneca manufacturing facility in Oconee County. Lizardi has been in the manufacturing industry for more than 25 years. She previously served as Global Product Manager for Battery Recycling at BASF’s site in Iselin, New Jersey. Before that, Lizardi…

The Buzz: We got a story

It started feeling like summer again this week, but what else can you expect from South Carolina weather? Additionally, absentee voting has officially opened up in the state. If you’re planning on voting early and in person, make sure you go ASAP. When you’re done figuring out your voting plan, check out these stories we’ve…

The Insurance Source hires Jenna Lawson

GREER, S.C. The Insurance Source has added Jenna Lawson as its First Impression Specialist.  Lawson will be responsible for the creation and execution of social media communications, writing promotional copy and referring inquiries. Prior to joining the Insurance Source, she served as an intern at Jeff Dezen PR. In this role, she generated social media…

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Two BASF sites honored

SENECA and CONVERSE, SC, Oct. 5, 2020 — BASF has been recognized with the 2020 Cummins COVID-19 Outstanding Supplier Award for its work and customer support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Indiana-based Cummins is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and distributes engines, filtration and power generation products. The award recognizes suppliers who went above and…

The Buzz: Looking Good

It’s officially October, which is supposed to be a month of scares, but after this year, we’re not sure how much more we can take. Don’t worry, though, these reads aren’t scare at all. Read STORY has hired Kaitlyn Ford as an Executive Assistant. You can find more information on Ford at GSA BizWire. Get…

Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta winners announced

GREENVILLE, S.C.—The Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta, presented by Lunazul 100% Agave Tequila and held at The Old Cigar Warehouse, took place over the weekend of September 25. Although the festival was held differently than it had been in the past, this time with more COVID restrictions (such as masks and social distancing), some aspects of…

SBDC hosting Cyber Security event

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month and the Greenville Area Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is hosting a seminar to help small business owners prepare. The event will feature a panel discussion from some of the region’s leading experts on cyber attacks including from the U.S. Military, Burr Forman McNair, Immedion, ASBDC Insure360, and real-world…