Kopis named one of South Carolina’s top 25 fastest growing companies

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Another month, another award for Kopis.  The software company located in Greenville has been named one of the 25 fastest growing companies in South Carolina for the second straight year. Founded in 1999, Kopis has deep roots in the South Carolina technology community. With senior experience specializing in database administration and application development…

Parker District firefighters get new breathing equipment

GREENVILLE, S.C.— A $409,000 grant will provide the 85 firefighters of the Parker Sewer and Fire Subdistrict with new Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA), making their jobs safer. Under the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) grants, fire departments and other eligible organizations can receive funding through three different grants: To…

The Buzz: Back in session

With students returning to schools, or pursuing e-learning, it feels like day-to-day life is more hectic. We’ve been busy this week putting together these stories. Read The I-85/I-385 Gateway Project received an Operations Excellence Award last Friday. Read more about it at Greenville Journal. Kopis has hired Christin Greenwich as a new Project Manager. You…

Kopis takes Christin Greenwich on as new Project Manager

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Kopis, a software development company located in Greenville, has hired Christin Greenwich as a Project Manager.  Greenwich started her career as an Analyst/ Programmer for the State of Alaska. She then went on to work as an End User Support manager for TSFG, a Network Services Supervisor for First Citizens Bancorporation, and Help Desk…

The Buzz: Eye exams

When some of you guys creatively made your New Year’s Eve Instagram captions “2020 vision,” is this really what you saw? Yeah, didn’t think so. 2020 is more than halfway over; we’re still pushing through to generate exciting news stories like the ones we’ve pulled below. Read GSA Business Report examined the Upstate’s unique music…

Kopis hires Britany Ochalek as Marketing Specialist

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Greenville software development company Kopis has hired Britany Ochalek as a Marketing Specialist. Ochalek graduated from University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2015, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English with a concentration in Language and Digital Technology. While there, she minored in Business and Technical Writing.  After college, she worked…