Posted August 30th, 2013 by WRHI
Kevin Nichols, head of local technology firm Stark and Associates has teamed up with Rock Hill's new Technology Incubatior to develop new web based marketing tools. Take a listen to a recent interview here. http://www.wrhi.com/2013/08/business-rock-hill-082113-technology-incubator-client-82571 Read More
Posted July 9th, 2013 by Press Release
Comporium today brought a touch of nostalgia with a wave of new hope to revitalize a dormant area of downtown Rock Hill known as “Old Town East” when it held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new 48,000-square-foot professional office building. Read More
Posted July 3rd, 2013 by PlanCharlotte.org
Mae Jones looks out her front door every day at the empty, massive Loray Mill, about a mile from downtown Gastonia, and remembers the rumble of machines, the acrid odors and her hard work there for 35 years. Once, it was the lifeline of the surrounding mill village, and Jones, 93, is thrilled by efforts to bring it back.
“I’m hoping,” she said, “to be around to see it.”
Posted May 15th, 2013 by The Herald
Hartmann’s Rock Hill operations is investing $18 million in manufacturing equipment and hiring as many as 75 new workers.
Hartmann, which produces a range of products to treat wounds and manage incontinence, has operated a distribution center at TechPark off Dave Lyle Boulevard for about 20 years.
Posted October 22nd, 2012 by Area Development Magazine
South Carolina is on a roll — the Palmetto State brought in a total investment of $3.37 billion from new and expanding businesses in 2011. Manufacturing is also on the mend, with total exports up by 21 percent last year. These are just some of the reasons South Carolina was ranked second by the consultants among the Top States for Doing Business, up from fourth place in 2011. Read More
Posted August 20th, 2012 by CNN Money
Median home price: $119,000
Median family income: $56,090
When Rock Hill's textile jobs were shipped overseas, it was forced to diversify into other businesses. Good thing it did. The town has seen an uptick in hiring lately, especially in professional and business services, like call centers.