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Monday, September 17, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 18, 2018) — Over the past four years under the leadership of President and CEO Tim Arnold, Colonial Life has become one of the nation’s fastest-growing voluntary benefits provider.  Now protecting more than 4 million of America’s workers and their families, Colonial Life also provides entrepreneurial opportunities for more than 12,000 independent insurance agents and employs ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Monday, September 10, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 10, 2018) — Michelle White has been promoted to vice president of client management at Colonial Life.  In the new role, White oversees more than 90,000 existing employer client relationships through proactive and personalized engagement, with the ultimate goal of client growth, retention, and a market leading client experience.  White, who joined Colonial Life in 2012, ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Thursday, September 06, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Sept. 5, 2018) — After a successful inaugural year, the Carolina Teacher Induction Program will grow during the 2018-19 school year thanks to a contribution from Colonial Life.  The company’s $50,000 commitment to the University of South Carolina’s Educational Foundation will enable the induction program to expand and pay for resources to provide ongoing support for graduates in ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release, Education
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
What started as a four-person accounting practice in 1991 is now number one in the Columbia region according to Columbia Business Review’s annual book of lists released earlier this month. Bauknight Pietras & Stormer, P.A. (BPS) climbed to the top based on a multi-disciplinary accounting and tax consultancy that includes 41 certified public accountants (CPAs) and a total staff of ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release
Monday, August 20, 2018
MEDIA ADVISORY The Women's Business Center of SC at Columbia College (WBCofSC) is teaming up with Google to help small businesses get online and grow with a free lunch workshop series this fall. WHAT/WHEN: Get Your Business Online workshop series in partnership with Google to help small businesses get online.August 24: Get Found on Google Search and MapsSeptember 28: Make Your Website Work ...read more
Categories: Education, Partner Press Release, Economic, Press Release
Friday, August 17, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 17, 2018) — Colonial Life is awarding $20,000 in grants to 26 Lexington School District Two educators through its Strong Schools Grant program.   The program supports teachers in the school district who have innovative and creative ideas for increasing student engagement. Teachers applied to receive grants of up to $1,000 to purchase equipment and resources that support ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release, Education
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 7, 2018) — Preparing students for the workforce of the future will be easier for local educators because of the Education Leaders Experience, a 10-month journey sponsored by Colonial Life that connects education professionals with business leaders.    “Strong partnerships between educators and business leaders are imperative to growing 21st century employees,” said Tim ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
ATLANTA, Georgia – (7.11.18) – Pond, an industry leader in engineering, planning, architecture, and construction management announced today the promotion of Lorraine Green, PE to President of Pond & Company, Inc. “Lorraine brings decades of experience to this position, and has a proven track record of customer-centric, high quality project delivery. Over the past 10 years with Pond, Lorraine’s ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release, Press Release
Thursday, June 28, 2018
COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 26, 2018) — Colonial Life has been named the fastest-growing voluntary benefits company among large carriers by Eastbridge Consulting Group.   Colonial Life’s voluntary sales grew 7 percent in 2017, totaling $520 million. Colonial Life is the only company with more than $150 million in annual sales to exceed the industry average each of the past three years, according to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Partner Press Release
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Pond was honored to be selected as the Seymour S. Greenfield Sustaining Member Award winner for 2017.   Senior Project Manager Pam Little joined Executive Vice President John Cassidy, Vice President Mike Magahey, Program Manager George Fragulis, Program Manager Steve Moes and Executive Assistant Sarah Connor during the recent SAME Joint Engineer Training Conference (JETC) in Kansas City to ...read more
Categories: Partner Press Release, Press Release
Friday, June 15, 2018
Pond is honored to be selected as Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Southeast Design Firm of the Year. Citing numerous accolades and results from the most recent annual Top Design Firms survey, ENR editors have selected Pond for this prestigious recognition. This recognition goes beyond the great solutions Pond provides for clients, and speaks to the company culture, and philosophy of giving back ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Partner Press Release
Monday, May 14, 2018
COLUMBIA, SC – May 14, 2018 – Seibels is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as a 2018 Top Workplace in South Carolina by Integrated Media Publishing. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC (formerly WorkplaceDynamics), a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. “We are ...read more
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