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Now accepting nominations for the 12th Annual Excellence in Workplace Diversity Award… This award recognizes companies for their significant contributions to the advancement of South Carolina through diversity initiatives and inclusion efforts. Click here to learn more and submit your nomination.

SBA Economic Injury Loans Now Available in Some South Carolina Counties… The U.S. Small Business Administration announced Wednesday that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and private nonprofit organizations in Abbeville, Anderson, McCormick and Oconee counties in South Carolina as a result of the drought that began on June 28, 2016. Applicants may apply online using the Electronic Loan Application (ELA) via SBA’s secure website at

Less Than 2 Weeks Until SC Business Week! But there’s still time to become a sponsor… Click here for more info.




  • Boeing celebrates 100 years...
  • Charleston’s Bank of South Carolina reports 5% gain in 2Q earnings…
  • Moore & Van Allen launches practice to cater to NFL clients…
  • Dixon Hughes Goodman announces strategic leadership changes…
  • AFL recognized by United Way for annual campaign…
  • SCE&G offers incentives for recycling appliances…
  • Blackbaud buys Maryland startup…
  • Wells Fargo commits $4.1 million to boost Midlands homeownership…
  • Bioenergy op-ed: Key South Carolina industries could be affected as EPA puts biomass markets in limbo
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BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina | Duke Energy Carolinas | South Carolina Electric & Gas



AT&T | Bank of America | BB&T of South Carolina | Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. |  

Kinder Morgan | Michelin North America, Inc. | Milliken & Company | Nexsen Pruet, LLC | 
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. | Santee Cooper | Sonoco | Wells Fargo

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