Columbia Real Estate Update 7-1-2011
TODAY'S HEADLINES / JULY 1, 2011
Edens & Avant bringing Whole Foods to Columbia
The Columbia-based commercial developer said the $23 million project will create 180 permanent full-time jobs and 120 part-time jobs, in addition to about 100 construction jobs during the adaptation and construction of the new shopping center.
Florence County tax preparer sentenced to prison
Betty R. Daniels, 49, of Johnsonville was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Florence on one count of preparing and filing a false income tax return. She was sentenced to 24 months in prison.
IT-oLogy Summer IT Camp building next workforce
There is a desperate need for more IT professionals; currently, there are two jobs in information technology for every qualified applicant. IT-oLogy aims to get kids interested in working on computers
TD Bank names regional equipment finance director
TD Bank named Jule Kreyling as the senior regional director for TD Equipment Finance Inc. in Greenville. Kreyling will be responsible for growing the division’s business in the bank’s southern footprint.
Columbia lags Greenville, Charleston on Forbes list
The three S.C. metro areas all made Forbes magazine’s list of the top 100 places to do business for 2011, released Wednesday. The list considers projected job and income growth, quality of life and more.
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Job of the Week
The Beach Co. 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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