Sylvan Learning providing discount on Homework Support until Election Day

UPSTATE, S.C. — Sylvan Learning Center locations across the Upstate are providing discounts on their Homework Support package until Election Day. Sylvan’s Homework Support is led by certified teachers, who already have an in-depth understanding of quality teaching strategies, and offers a variety of programs that fits each family’s needs and budget.  In general, the program…

National Real Estate App launches in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. – An app designed to streamline the home buying and selling process has launched exclusively with listings from the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors.  Quitchet allows buyers to access accurate direct data while choosing basic or the most extensive filters for home features available anywhere, since it is directly from the MLS. As…

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 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…

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…