BASF expands global PGM refining capacity, further driving circular economy business

SENECA, SOUTH CAROLINA, May 13, 2021 – BASF announced today the expansion of its Seneca, South Carolina, Platinum Group Metals (PGM) refining facility. The company will invest double-digit millions in capital improvements to increase refining capacity to recycle precious metals from spent catalysts such as automotive catalytic converters. Recycled metal has as much as 90%…

Kopis adds Suzanne Gardner as Sales and Marketing Administrator

GREENVILLE, S.C.— Suzanne Gardner has been hired by Kopis, a Greenville based software company, as a Sales and Marketing Administrator.  Gardner earned her bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in 2011. She worked for the Make-A-Wish Foundation as a Wish Program Manager, before going to work as the Assistant Director of Development Communications for Washington and…

Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta announces winning tacos, cocktails and more

GREENVILLE, S.C. –  Winners of the fifth annual Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta have been announced. This annual part of the event challenges chefs and mixologists to see who can come up with the best and most creative tacos, sides, and tequila-inspired drinks. The winners were: Best Overall Taco: Woodside Bistro, “Korean BBQ Street Taco” Best Overall Cocktail:…

Lima One Capital’s Josh Woodward honored with Inaugural HousingWire Award

GREENVILLE, S.C.—Josh Woodward, the Chief Financial Officer for Lima One Capital, has been named as one of HousingWire’s 2021 Top Finance Leaders in the residential mortgage industry.  HousingWire’s newest award honors the top finance executives who are driving financial performance, expanding margins, improving liquidity, and helping their businesses access the capital markets. Winners were selected…

Kopis named Fourth Top Workplace in South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Leading software developer Kopis has earned a spot as one of the Top Workplaces in South Carolina for 2021. To earn this honor, workplaces are evaluated by their employees using a short 24-question survey. Energage, the Pennsylvania-based research partner for the project, conducts Top Workplaces surveys for more than 50 major metro…

Tacos ‘n Tequila Fiesta releases list of restaurants and bartenders

GREENVILLE, S.C. –  The highly anticipated fiesta has announced the restaurants that will be responsible for satiating your tastebuds on May 2nd. Local bartenders and chefs will go head-to-head in a battle for the best cocktail, taco, or “taco sidekick”. Bartenders will create a signature cocktail using Lunazul 100% Agave Tequila[AG1] . Each restaurant chef will create a…

Reedy Reels Film Festival to return this June

GREENVILLE, S.C.— This Reedy Reels Film Festival will be returning to Greenville this summer with plenty of adjustments to make the festival unlike it’s ever been seen before. This year’s festival will screen more than forty films, including multiple award-winning narratives and documentaries. While many exclusive films will be shown this year, there will also…