March 30, 2007 RSS feed / Business

Conventional wisdom...headquarters Hilton opens August 1

Bill Dukes, chairman of the Midlands Authority for Conventions, Sports and Tourism, presented to Columbia City Council earlier this month some telling numbers on the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. More...

The 2007 Compleat Lawyer Awards

Nine South Carolina lawyers have been chosen as the 2007 recipients of The Compleat Lawyer Awards. More...

Folks about town

Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom has been elected to the executive committee of the national association of state comptrollers (NASC). Eckstrom has served as State Comptroller General since 2003. Semaphore, Inc. More...

Briefs

Job market According to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey, of all the companies interviewed in the Columbia area, 30% plan to hire more employees from April to June. On the other hand, 7% expect to reduce their payrolls. More...

Star Profile Brian Payne, attorney for small businesses

Columbia business education just got a boost. It's called Smart Business Matters, a non- profit forum for presentations on vital business matters. More...