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The process of forging new business and personal connections within a new market can be a challenge, which is why we strive to learn about and cater to the unique needs of each business considering entering the Upstate market.

As the regional economic development organization that represents the 10-county northwestern corner of South Carolina, we believe people and relationships are key to making our economy prosper. We maintain active relationships with more than 200 private sector companies across the Upstate who are trusted experts in their fields. Whatever your business needs, we have the ability to foster a connection.

Our business connections include, but are not limited to: accounting; chambers of commerce; construction; economic development offices; employment services; engineering & architecture, financial services; foreign translation services; higher education; health care; industrial equipment; legal services; manufacturing; media outlets and advertising; commercial real estate and development; residential real estate and relocation assistance; transportation and logistics; travel, recreation and hospitality; utilities, and business services ranging from payroll and benefits administration to information technology to office furniture and supply.

We encourage you to explore this list of business resources to learn about the breadth of services available within the Upstate. And, please contact us directly, and we will be pleased to learn more about the connections you are looking for and assist in making that connection.