News, Events & Activities in Charleston, SC - May 2017 Edition
CHARLESTON IN THE NEWS:
- NCGS, a company that conducts clinical trials, will build their corporate headquarters here, investing $10M and adding 80 jobs.
- The Port of Charleston had its busiest month ever in March, up 13% from last year.
- Summerville based boat manufacturer, Scout Boats, announced an $11M, 120,000 sq.ft. expansion and the creation of 370 jobs.
A new study ranked Charleston No. 25 nationally for its growing tech ecosystem. TechNet, a bipartisan national network of tech executives, and the Progressive Policy Institute, a Washington, D.C.- based policy group, wanted to measure startup ecosystems around the country. Source: Charleston Regional Business Journal