Spartanburg Leaders Eye Long-Term Vision

Spartanburg Herald Journal – Local business leaders have decided to develop a long-term vision for Spartanburg County and its economic growth. The Chamber's board voted Thursday to approve the hiring of Market Street Services, an Atlanta-based strategic planning firm... READ MORE

Panthers Camp Has $8 Million Impact on Spartanburg

According to a research report by Dr. Bob Brookover of Clemson University, 2015 Panthers Camp set a new record for economic impact on the City and County. His latest research report estimates locals and visitors alike spent more than $8 million...READ MORE

Spartanburg Sees $10.6 Million Impact from Softball Tournaments

A new report by Bob Brookover of Clemson University estimates the total impact of two national softball tournaments held in Spartanburg County this summer generated $10.57 million in total output, and supported 230 jobs. That includes state and local government revenues of $2.46 million from the two youth sports events. READ MORE

Junior Leadership Spartanburg Class of 2015-2016 Announced

The Spartanburg Area Chamber’s Junior Leadership Spartanburg (JLS) program has accepted 45 participants into its 2015-2016 class. Participants were selected based on the students’ academic merits, involvement in school activities, and civic participation. READ MORE

Economic Futures Group Named One of Top U.S. 'Best to Invest' Groups

Site Selection Magazine Names Spartanburg's Economic Futures Group as one of Best to Invest Top US Economic Development Groups of 2014. The Economic Futures Group made its third appearance, having also made the list in 2010 and 2012. READ MORE