Lab21 to Upfit Next Innovation Center

Source: GSA Business Report

July 16, 2010

Lab21 Inc. has signed a lease and obtained financing to locate a high-tech, advanced diagnostics lab at the Next Innovation Center in downtown Greenville. The lab will focus on oncology and infectious disease and will work with hospitals throughout the state and region, said Lab21 President Michael

Promise Program Taking Shape

Source: The Post and Courier

July 5, 2010

The group hoping to break the cycle of poverty in an area straddling the peninsula and North Charleston is coalescing and gaining momentum. In fewer than four months and without a paid staff, the Charleston Promise Neighborhood has hired a well-known community member as its chief executive officer

SCMBEC Client Wins Regional Media Award

Source: South Carolina Minority Business Enterprise Center

June 15, 2010

Darrin Thomas, president of the Thomas Media Group, LLC, has recently been awarded with the Atlanta Regional Media Award from the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA), for his contributions to the African-American business community through his work with the Black Pages USA publication. In

New York House Magazine's Innovative Green Design Awards Announced

Source: ScheinMedia

June 14, 2010

Kingston, NY, Jun 14, 2010 - /FLIERWIRE/-- ScheinMedia proudly announces the winners of New York House magazine's second annual Innovative Green Design AwardsSM (IGDA) competition. The winners will be saluted at an awards reception Wednesday, June 16 at GreenBuildingsNY, at the Jacob K. Javits

Woodland Heights whoops it up as Palmetto's Finest

Source: Spartanburg Herald-Journal

March 25, 2010

Faculty and students at Woodland Heights Elementary would have used those words to describe their school even before winning two prestigious state awards earlier this week. Now they have the plaques to prove it. Read more.

A Conversation with Hayne Hipp, Founder of the Liberty Fellowship


March 18, 2010

UpstateBizSC: What is your professional background? Hayne Hipp: For 26 years, I was CEO of Liberty Corporation, the holding company that managed Liberty Properties (real estate), Liberty Capital Advisors (financial management), Liberty Life Insurance, and Cosmos Broadcasting (that owned WIS-TV)

John Few Elected Chief Judge of the South Carolina Court of Appeals

Source: SC Judicial Department

February 3, 2010

The South Carolina Judicial Department welcomes Judge John Cannon Few to the Court of Appeals. Judge Few was elected by the General Assembly on February 3, 2010 and was sworn in later that afternoon by Chief Justice Toal. Chief Judge Few's formal investiture will be held at a later date.