Upstate Headlines: GSP Renovation Heads for Completion

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A collection of the top Upstate headlines for the week of June 9, 2014.

GSP Renovation Heads for Completion– Within the next 90 days, portions of GSP’s $125 million terminal renovation project, Wingspan, will be completed, including the glass facade and the North Wing, airport president and CEO Dave Edwards reported…

Knowing Their Place: Greer claims its Niche and Plans for the Future– It’s telling how often a major company is referred to as a Spartanburg or Greenville operation when in fact its home is Greer. Historical growth left the small city straddling two economically important South Carolina counties, but the city of Greer has its own trajectory worth paying attention to…

Yeah, THAT Greenville celebrates with a new fashion collection and $1 billion 2013 impact– It’s been a year since the Greenville Convention and Visitors Bureau rebranded itself as VisitGreenvilleSC and announced its new marketing and branding campaign, Yeah THAT Greenville…

Commerce Club Celebrates 30 Years– Thirty years ago, restaurants weren’t as plentiful in downtown and Greenville’s movers and shakers were looking for a place to meet with colleagues, entertain guests and have access to fine dining…

Doodle Trail to Link Easley and Pickens– An 8.5 mile stretch of railway between the cities of Easley and Pickens will be converted into a multi-use trail system suitable for pedestrian and bicycle use. The trail is expected to have a local economic impact similar to the Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail’s influence on Travelers Rest…

A look at American Eagle Builders/Arthur Rutenberg Homes-  An Established home builder in the Upstate since 2002, Bruce Pasquarella, who owns Greer-based American Eagle Builders, decided to weather the recession by buying into the Florida-based Arthur Rutenberg Homes Franchise in 2012, giving him instant access to support and resources without having to hire additional staff…

Tetramer Technologies Announces $1 Million Anderson County Expansion- Tetramer Technologies, a company that manufactures advanced materials and performs research and development for new materials, announced a $1 million investment of its Anderson County location that is expected to create 25 new jobs over the next five years…

KI Logistics Expanding Footprint by 30% at Matrix Technology Park– A demand for services has led a Greenville County logistics company to expand its planned facility at Matrix Technology Park by 30 percent…