May 24, 2013 RSS feed / Business

Small-business optimism up slightly, but owners remain uneasy

After last month’s disappointing drop in smallbusiness confidence, April’s Index of Small Business Optimism rose 2.6 points to 92.1, just above the recovery average of 90.7. More...

New Chipotle Mexican Grill to hold grand opening

Butler Properties and Development is hosting the ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of the Congaree Vista’s newest attraction, Chipotle Mexican Grill, June 11 at 10:30 a.m.. More...

City Snippets

The Whitney Hotel may become apartments More...

Folks about town

Leah Hyatt Peace has been named public relations coordinator at Palmetto Health Foundation. Marcia Brevard Wynn, Ph. D. has joined Providence Hospitals Development Foundation as grant writer. More...

Real Estate Transactions

NAI Avant has purchased 807 Gervais Street for its corporate headquarters relocation. Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler recently sold 1417 Leaphart Road, West Columbia. More...

Arnold Companies celebrate with opening ceremony at Marina Bay

Joined by Columbia City Council Moe Baddourah, Matt Kennell of the City Center Partnership, Tiffany Boyce of the Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce, and a full house of Midlands media, business, and political leaders, Arnold Companies President Ben Arn More...