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Welcome to Charleston Regional Business Journal’s BizWire section, which features news and briefs about businesses and communities in Greenville and the surrounding area. To submit an item, click here.

Jan 23, 2024

International African American Museum will host Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, national award-winning author, at historic African American high school

Charleston, S.C. – The International African American Museum is hosting an author talk with Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, renowned scholar and author, at Burke High School on Thursday, January 25, at 6:30 p.m. With Burke’s historic roots as a school for African Americans in the late nineteenth century and its role in fostering student[...]

Jan 22, 2024

Former Charleston Stingrays Player Lawton Courtnall Joins Daniel Ravenel Sotheby’s International Realty

Previously playing for the Charleston Stingrays, Lawton Courtnall brings a unique blend of skills and dedication to the area’s real estate market. His journey across two countries and seven states gives him a distinct perspective that enriches his skills in the Charleston property scene. “Using both the resources of [...]

Jan 22, 2024

Southern First Reports Results for 2023

Greenville, South Carolina, January 18, 2024 – Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, today announced its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2023. “We are pleased with our fourth quarter results as we saw further growth in book value, stabili[...]

Jan 22, 2024

Water Mission Awarded $1 Million Grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation, Funding Safe Water Programming in Uganda and Tanzania

More than 53,000 People to Benefit in the Eastern Region in Uganda, and the Dodoma Region in Tanzania N. Charleston, SC — Water Mission is partnering with The Coca-Cola Foundation on a safe water program grant that will benefit more than 53,000 people in Uganda and Tanzania. The $1 million grant will fund continued safe [&hell[...]

Jan 22, 2024

Adams Property Group Leases New Retail Building in an Affluent Area of James Island

Real estate investment company Adams Property Group is thrilled to announce they have fully leased a new retail property located in upscale Riverland Terrace. 1989 Maybank Highway, located across from the Terrace Theater and adjacent to The Charleston Pour House, is now home to five Charleston businesses including: Charleston Sp[...]

Jan 19, 2024

Charleston-based Real Estate Investment Group Completes a Highly Anticipated Publix-anchored shopping center in Winston-Salem

Adams Property Group, headquartered in Downtown Charleston, has completed a new 68,200 SF shopping center in Winston-Salem, NC which is bringing new retailers, restaurants and housing to the community. West Edge Shopping Center is a walkable, mixed-use development, anchored by a 48,387 SF grocery store, 19,800 SF of retail, and [...]

Jan 19, 2024

Cyberwoven, a South Carolina-based Digital Agency, Wins Silver Davey Award

Columbia, SC – Cyberwoven, a full-service brand, marketing, and web agency, is proud to announce it won its first ever Davey Award for its work on the now triple-award-winning AgFirst Farm Credit Bank website. Winners of the 19th Annual Davey Awards are announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA). The aw[...]

Jan 19, 2024

Charleston Parks Conservancy Welcomes New Members to its Board of Directors

The Charleston Parks Conservancy, dedicated to enhancing and maintaining over 24 parks and green spaces in the Lowcountry, announces the appointment of new members to its Board of Directors. The Board plays a pivotal role in providing governance, strategic direction, and oversight to ensure the success of the Conservancy’s[...]

Jan 19, 2024

Don Baus, AIA, LEED AP, Named Partner at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting

Don Baus, AIA, LEED AP, has been named a partner at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting. He has played a pivotal role in the success of Little’s Charleston office, first serving as Community Principal and now as Office President. With nearly 30 years of industry experience, Don’s leadership shines through in his abil[...]

Jan 18, 2024

First Reliance Partners with Apiture for Digital Banking Platform

First Reliance Bank is pleased to announce that through our partnership with Apiture, Apiture has received an award, marking its third consecutive win for digital banking innovation. The awards program celebrates outstanding achievements in banking technology implementations and innovations. Apiture earned the distinction for sp[...]

Jan 18, 2024

Fundraising Strategist Jeff Terry Joins Winkler Group, Bringing Over 25 Years of Development Industry Expertise

The Winkler Group, a full-service fundraising consulting firm specializing in capital campaigns, fundraising assessments, and feasibility studies, announces the appointment of Jeff Terry as Senior Account Executive, bringing nearly three decades of experience to nonprofits. Terry’s addition to the team underscores the firm[...]

Jan 18, 2024

Landmark Enterprises, LLC Welcomes Industry Veteran Mike Ferrer CCIM,MCR as Director of Business Development

Charleston, SC, Landmark Enterprises LLC a leading player in the commercial real estate development, brokerage and property management industries proudly announces the addition of Mike Ferrer CCIM, MCR to its team as the Director of Business Development. With a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Communication Studies from Clemson University, Class of 2001, Mr. Ferrer brings […]