BASF wins Business Black Box “Green Award”

MAULDIN, SC, February 23, 2016 — Recently, BASF’s Mauldin and White Stone, South Carolina sites accepted the 2016 Business Black Box magazine’s “Green Award.”. The award recognizes South Carolina companies or individuals focused on protecting the environment and promoting energy efficiency. BASF received this honor for their dedication to energy-saving, environmentally friendly methods of materials…

WWF*D?

The GOP presidential hopefuls left South Carolina last week. The Democrat hopefuls leave tomorrow, if they haven’t left already.  Floating in the wake of the 2016 primary season is the detritus of broken dreams, landfills overflowing with red, white and blue campaign signs, political vendettas drawn anew and the feeling that South Carolina’s time to shine on the national stage dimmed again sooner than expected.

Liquid Catering toasts to five years

GREENVILLE, S.C. – On Thursday, February 18, Liquid Catering toasted to five years as the Upstate’s premier event bartending company. Founded in 2011 by local hospitality entrepreneur Tammy Johnson, Liquid Catering was the first company of its kind in the Upstate. Throughout its five year history, the company has become a strong supporter of hospitality…

#yeahTHATotherplace

Let’s be blunt, people in Greenville have very strange habits. We will jump in the car and drive to the farthest points of Pickens County to go hiking, but we won’t drive to Spartanburg to visit the Chapman Cultural Center. We think nothing of going to Travelers Rest for pizza and beer on the weekend,…

Pass the elephant

A few weeks ago, a Google Alert appeared in my inbox with “Habitat for Humanity” attached to it. I opened it and saw that it was attached to a few stories about S.C. flood relief. At first I thought it was a mistake, but then I saw the connection – a bill that Habitat for…

Clients in the News

The snow made its way to South Carolina! What does that mean? Everything is shut down and you finally have time to catch up on the week of news. Let me fill you in on a few things that went on locally. It was a great week for building collaborations at Habitat for Humanity. On…