A panel of area South Carolina industry
leaders will select a winner in each of the four categories using a
scoring rubric based on the submitted application.
Download EV18 scoring rubric (PDF)
Businesses honored for transforming the Upstate economy were Crow &
Bulman Engineering, Johnson Development Associates, Greenville
Spartanburg Airport District and AFL. The guest speaker for the evening
was Lynn Good, president, chairman and chief executive officer of Duke
Energy, one of America's largest electric power companies. Amy Wood,
anchor News Channel 7/WSPA TV, was the event emcee.
Photos of the event
may be viewed in the SCC gallery at Flickr.com/EV18
Shown in the photos above: AFL - Grant Burns, chairman of the SCC Foundation Board of Directors and AFL general counsel; and Kurt Dallas, AFL executive vice president cable & connectivity.
Crow & Bulman Engineering - Wade Crow, senior engineer/ president; Shane Bulman, senior engineer/vice president; and Hamp Crow, senior engineer/principal.
Johnson Development Associates, Inc. - Rob Rain, president of the JDA Industrial Division; Claudia Albergotti, executive vice president; and Alex Powell, downtown leasing and development manager.
GSP Airport District - David N. Edwards, Jr., AAE, president and chief executive officer of the Greenville-Spartanburg Airport District (shown with Henry C. Giles, Jr., president of SCC.)
View 2017 Economic Visionaries Awards recipients
Bea Smith, Director of SCC Foundation
Phone: (864) 592-4448