Joan Herlong and Associates|Sotheby’s International Realty to add Clemson office

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Joan Herlong and Associates | Sotheby’s International Realty will be launching its second office this year in Clemson. The new office likely will open in a temporary location in downtown Clemson, and the new permanent office is underway in the Patrick Square development, opening in late spring/early summer 2021. Joan Herlong, owner…

Greenville Venue Crawl promises a unique approach to event planning

GREENVILLE, S.C. –  On Sunday, February 28th, more than thirteen of Greenville’s most sought after venues will open their doors for the 2ndannual Grenville Venue Crawl presented by Woodford Reserve.  Produced by High Spirits Events and sponsored by Liquid Catering, Chef360 Catering, Tri-County Rentals, Southern Valet & Transportation, Friexenet Mionetto, and Famzing, the event is…

New Year, yes please

I think that we can speak for everyone when we say we’re very grateful that 2020 is over. The year began with wildfires raging through Australia and ended in the ninth month of a pandemic that has prevented many from seeing their loved ones and fundamentally altered the way we go about our day-to-day lives.…

The Buzz

We’ve been busy preparing for a safe and fun Christmas, as well as putting together these stories for you this week. Read Joan Herlong & Associates|Sotheby’s International Realty hired Kim Crain as a Realtor and Sales Associate. You can read more about Crain here. Rebuild Upstate received a $15,000 grant from the Leon Levine Foundation.…

BASF Kirkland Named to Leadership Spartanburg

CONVERSE, S.C. Dec. 14, 2020 – Jerome Kirkland, the Site Manager for BASF’s Converse manufacturing facility in Spartanburg County, has been named to Leadership Spartanburg. Leadership Spartanburg offers a backstage pass to the county, preparing participants to work within their own community and the region as effective leaders. Participants will learn about, examine and respond…

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BASF Makes $9,000 Donation to Converse Fire Department

BASF’s site in Converse, South Carolina has donated $9,500 to the Converse Fire Department for training equipment that will help the department improve readiness among its firefighters. The donation will cover the Intelligent Training System Base Unit, 7×7 Smart Extinguisher, and transport case for the equipment. The system will allow firefighters with the Converse Fire…

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Holiday song banter

Can’t escape holiday music on the radio? Then you came to the wrong blog today. We are talking about some of our favorite Christmas songs of all-time and sharing some fun insight. Elton John’s “Step into Christmas” may be one the more “out there” holiday songs recorded. Seriously, watch this video.  Snow wasn’t the only…

The Buzz

The cold snap this week didn’t stop us from cranking out some big stories for clients and partners. We did a little bit of everything this week. Enjoy! Read Sylvan Learning opened a satellite location in Taylors, South Carolina. You can read more about these plans at UpstateBizSC. Jeff Tennyson, CEO of Lima One Capital,…