News from 2016
York County industry leader helps Carolinas foster kids ‘feel safe'
(Article by David Thackham, The Herald) When children are taken from their homes to enter foster care, they are told to fit a few possessions into a garbage bag, according to a foster care specialist. Sometimes, kids leave with only the cl...Read more
Experts say York Co. is training workers for current, future job demands
(Article by David Thackham, The Herald) Ron Roveri said he’s always happy to push students toward their passions. As the director of Career and Technology Education with the S.C. Department of Education, Roveri is constantly working with s...Read more
Gov. Haley’s take on the new Fort Mill headquarters? ‘Bigger and better’ than she imagined.
Gov. Nikki Haley is no stranger to Kingsley, having attended groundbreaking and ribbon cutting events at the Fort Mill commerce site before Wednesday. She recalled groundbreaking at LPL Financial all those months ago as she looked over the new headquarters for some 1,400 Carolinas-based employees “and counting,” according to the company.Read more
Department of Commerce honors 2016 Ambassadors for Economic Development
COLUMBIA, S.C. - As part of the 25th Annual Industry Appreciation Week, the South Carolina Department of Commerce announced the 2016 Ambassadors for Economic Development. This year, 46 individuals - one from each county - were selected.Read more