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Monday, March 30, 2020
Columbia, SC – Jon Michael Williamson, AIA, returns to Garvin Design Group this week, increasing the firm’s number of registered architects to 11. Williamson rejoins the firm after a four-year stint at a design-build firm in Lancaster where he served as a Project Manager/Project Architect. Prior to his time there, he was an architectural intern in the Garvin Design Group Studio for three years. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Partner Press Release
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Wells Fargo will donate $175 million to help communities deal with the COVID-19 pandemic… The contributions will focus on housing stability, small business and financial health. …. The bank also announced a slate of services for customers facing economic hardship from pandemic. Like many other institutions, it’s offering fee waivers and payment deferrals for customers, and the bank is suspending ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Partner Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, March 26, 2020
      Supporting our community in the Midlands    Throughout the Midlands and the surrounding area, government and health officials continue to take aggressive steps to address the spread and impact of the coronavirus, with our company’s full support.  I am sending you this message today to provide you with an update on our activities, and to let you know we’re here and committed to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Partner Press Release
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Dominion Energy has suspended all service disconnections, as individuals, families, businesses and communities pull together to meet their collective needs. Dominion is also reconnecting residential customers whose services were turned off for non-payment. They are also committing $1 million to coronavirus relief efforts, with resources going towards the American Red Cross and  local ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Partner Press Release
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Lowe’s has also pledged $10 million in products to be donated to medical professionals on the front lines. Lowe’s is working with health-care supply distributors to deliver essential items, including respirators and protective gear to hospitals nationwide. Additional contributions include:$3 million to the Lowe’s Employee Relief Fund$3 million to support local small businesses, particularly ...read more
Categories: Community, Partner Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Senior citizens aged 65 and older will be permitted to shop Publix stores and access in-store pharmacies an hour before the standard open time for the rest of their customers on Tuesdays and Wednesdays beginning Tuesday, March 24 until further notice. It’s philanthropy arm, Publix Charities, is donating $1 million to Feeding America member food banks across the Southeast to serve vulnerable ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Partner Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, March 26, 2020
The Regions Foundation is donating $2.5 million to organizations that support small businesses, the bank announced. The bank has also implemented new forbearance measures to assist clients during the pandemic.
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Partner Press Release
Thursday, March 26, 2020
The Charlotte-based bank will donate $1 million each to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Johns Hopkins Medicine through its charitable fund to aid recovery efforts and increase access to medical supplies. Truist Foundation will also give $3 million to local United Way organizations. Remaining funds will go toward grants for community partners to promote technology and recovery ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Partner Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
From March 24 through April 28, Walmart’s 5,000-plus U.S. stores will host an hour-long senior shopping event every Tuesday for customers 60 and older, which will start one hour before stores open. Walmart has also announced plans to provide a special cash bonus of between $150 – $300 for hourly associates for their hard work and dedication to serving customers in a time of an unprecedented ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Partner Press Release, Human Interest, Economic, Community
Thursday, February 20, 2020
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 20, 2020) — Three new leaders have been named to help lead Colonial Life's efforts to serve millions of policyholders and their family members.  Stephanie Ek, Annette Hill and Tariq Mirza will lead teams that provide compassion and expertise to support customers during unexpected events in their lives.  Ek has been named vice president of Colonial Life’s Account Services ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Parker Barnes has been selected as one of the 2020 South Carolina Lawyers Weekly Leadership in Law honorees. Parker is among 28 attorneys from across the state to be recognized. Leadership in Law honorees are nominated by peers and selected by South Carolina Lawyers Weekly. Honorees have achieved success in their practice and have made a positive ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 11, 2020) — Forty-nine Columbia-based employees of Colonial Life and Unum were recently recognized for superior customer service. The group selected for the company’s prestigious Aspire program was chosen from more than 1,200 employees in Columbia and nationwide field offices based on their commitment to excellent service, customer focus and support. “It’s critical for ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Monday, January 13, 2020
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce the firm’s Managing Director, Nick Nicholson, has been recognized as one of Greenville’s “50 Most Influential” people of 2019 by the Greenville Business Magazine and will be honored at a reception in Greenville on January 23.Nick has served as Managing Director of the firm since 2013 and practices in the areas of procurement and government ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Friday, December 20, 2019
GREENVILLE, SC – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that Cory Patterson was selected by State Farm to participate in their inaugural Rising Star Academy.Hosted at State Farm’s corporate headquarters in Bloomington, Illinois, the Rising Star Academy was established to support the company’s commitment to increasing diversity in the legal profession. Cory and fellow participants spent ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is pleased to announce that David Caughran, Elliot Condon, Joseph Spate and Phillips Workman have joined the firm.David Caughran is based in the Charleston office and joins the public finance team. David received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from the University of South Carolina School of Law. During law school he served as an intern for the Hon. J. Michelle Childs, U.S. ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Thursday, December 05, 2019
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is proud to announce that Lisa Claxton recently completed the South Carolina Economic Development Institute program.A collaborative effort between the South Carolina Department of Commerce and the South Carolina Economic Developers’ Association, the Institute serves to educate those who support and participate in economic development activities in their communities. Lisa is ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Friday, November 01, 2019
(November 1, 2019) – Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd has been named a top-tier firm by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® in its 2020 “Best Law Firms” rankings for the 10th consecutive year. The firm earned a national ranking in Litigation – Construction and was recognized regionally for 63 practice areas. The following practice areas received Metropolitan Tier 1 Rankings:  CharlestonBusiness Organizations ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Roopal Ruparelia has earned the Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP) designation from the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance. Each year only 100 participants are selected for the Litigation Management Institute, hosted at Loyola Law School in Chicago. The Litigation Management Institute is the first certification program specifically designed to ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Monday, October 28, 2019
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd’s Costa Pleicones was awarded the Charles H. Gray ’72 Distinguished Service Award by Wofford College. Costa was presented the award for his dedicated service and commitment to the college. He is a graduate of Wofford and received an honorary doctor of laws from the college in 2002. Costa began serving on the Board of Trustees in 2013 and currently serves as secretary of the ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Friday, March 15, 2019
Pond, an industry leader in architecture, engineering, planning and construction services, is pleased to announce that Lorraine Santana White has been appointed to the Board of Directors for the American Institute of Architects Greater Columbia Section (AIAGC). Lorraine, a Project Architect in Pond’s Columbia, South Carolina office, has been a member of  the AIA Greater Columbia Section for ...read more
Categories: Press Release