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September 9, 2016 Chamber Website   Facebook Twitter YouTube
SC Chamber Announces 37th Annual Summit Join us in Isle of Palms November 16-17 for the SC Chamber's signature event and premier gathering of top business leaders from across the state. Held each Fall, the Summit honors our Business Leader of the Year, our Public Servant of the Year, and recognizes the winners of the Diversity AwardsSgt. William Jasper Freedom Award, and the Business Week scholarship recipients. Programming is centered around pertinent business issues, featuring a breakfast and networking sessions. See the full agenda and learn more here! *Member only event

WLTX’s Andrea Mock Joins SC Chamber Team… We are pleased to announce that WLTX News Anchor Andrea Mock will be the Chamber’s new Associate Vice President of Communications and Public Relations beginning at the end of September. She will be a great addition to our staff and we look forward to her arrival. Please join us in welcoming Andrea to the SC Chamber!

September is National Preparedness Month… With the anniversary of last October’s historic floods quickly approaching, National Preparedness Month is a great reminder for your business to be adequately prepared in the event of natural disaster. Click here for a multimedia reference guide to assist in disaster preparation and include in your employee communications plans.

Applications Now Being Accepted for the South Carolina 100… Is your company 1 in 100? This annual list ranks the best private companies in the Palmetto State. The official rankings will be revealed in our ASCEND Magazine due out in November. Deadline for applications is September 30– apply here now!
*Last Chance to Register!*



  • Apprenticeship initiative workshop scheduled for Sept. 29 at Trident Tech…
  • Anderson Area Chamber of Commerce announces Leadership Anderson class…
  • Boeing names new director of Veterans Outreach…
  • Four new Duckprints Awards at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital…
  • Aflac names new chief of Columbia-based Group Operations…
  • Riverbank Zoo cuts ribbon for new pedestrian bridge…
  • Elliott Davis Decosimo rated among top 30 accounting firms…
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