Columbia Real Estate Update 6-28-2011
TODAY'S HEADLINES / JUNE 28, 2011
Companion Life promotes new vice president
J. Philip Gardham will be responsible for many of the Columbia-based insurance company’s stop-loss programs, as well as most of the company’s non-stop-loss program business.
TD Bank top SBA lender in South Carolina
For the fourth consecutive quarter, TD Bank ranks as the top U.S. Small Business Administration lender in South Carolina. Until its rebranding this month, TD Bank’s South Carolina operations were those of the former Carolina First bank.
EnGenCore provides rapid DNA sequencing for clients
The EnGenCore lab was set up in 2007 with $2 million appropriated by the General Assembly. Today, it is one of 30 to 40 university labs providing similar services.
CitiFinancial’s stores to become OneMain Financial
The Citigroup consumer finance company has seven stores in the Midlands. The change will take place Friday.
Dreamliner begins final leg of testing
The Boeing Co.’s 787 Dreamliner has begun the final phase of flight testing required before the plane can be certified. The flight tests simulate different situations that could happen when the airplane is more than 60 minutes away from a landing field.
Job of the Week
The Beach Company is looking to hire a maintenance technician in Columbia. A high school education or equivalent certification with 3-5 years’ experience in the areas of HVAC, carpentry, dry wall, appliances, plumbing, masonry, roofing and electrical repair is preferred. A Certified Pool Operator certification is required. Learn more or apply here.
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