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Business is moving in Upstate South Carolina. More than 160 companies, large and small, have announced new locations during the last 5 years. All taking advantage of a strategic locale within the booming economic engine of the Southeast. Innovation is the nucleus of the Upstate. Our industries are patent-generating powerhouses and leading technology advancements in manufacturing, backed by one of America’s highest concentrations of engineering talent.

Creators behind many of Upstate’s products – from Ryobi power tools to digital connected health platforms – are flourishing with talent drawn to the region’s quality of life and collegial business community that makes things happen. Together, industries, technology scale-ups, and academic researchers are pioneering advancements across fields from genetic discovery to autonomous vehicle technology.

Graphic with statistics on technical job growth, automation & robotics, manufacturers, software companies in Upstate SC.

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Ready to expand your business in a supportive environment?  Our team is here to connect you to resources to support the launch of your new operations. Take your business to new heights in a region where manufacturing and technology intersect.

Schedule a 20-minute one-on-one Zoom meeting with Aimee Redick to learn more.