Chamber Biz Archive

Chamber Biz was a weekly electronic newsletter that kept South Carolina Chamber of Commerce members up-to-date on the latest business news, legislative developments and events information. As of 2016 Chamber Biz has been replaced with Chamber Buzz. 

Past Chamber Biz Issues

December 22, 2015
  • All I Want For Christmas Is To #FIXSCROADS!
  • Is Your Company One Of The Best Places In South Carolina
  • Only A Few Days Left To Nominate For Small Business Of The Year Award
December 15, 2015
  • #FixSCRoads
  • Sonoco CEO Jack Sanders To Serve As SC Chamber Commerce Chair
  • Nominate A Small Business For A Dream Big Small Business Of The Year Award Deadline: January 8, 2016
  • Keynote Speakers For Workforce Symposium Announced
  • Key Leaders In House And Senate Invited To Business Speaks
December 8, 2015
  • Ex-Im Bank Reauthorized As Part Of US Congress Highway Bill
  • Ted Pitts Participates In Senator Tim Scott's Small Business Committee Field Hearing On Flood Recovery Efforts
  • SC Chamber Members Named Top 20 Most Influential In The Upstate
  • SC Chamber Joins SC First Steps' [I CAN] Campaign
  • Sponsorships Available Now For Business Speaks
  • Workforce Symposium Announced
December 1, 2015
  • Carly Fiorina Speaks To SC Chamber
  • Safety Training Savings Extended!
  • Save The Date For Business Speaks
November 24, 2015
  • Happy Thanksgiving 2015
  • Last Chance To Register To See Carly Fiorina
  • Announcing Business Speaks Town Hall For January 2016
November 17, 2015
  • 2015 Annual Summit Concludes With SC Leader Tributes And A Special Visit By Senator Marco Rubio
  • Earn HR Certification Units At One Or Both Of The December Safety Training Courses With Wilder Allen
November 10, 2015
  • Honoring Our South Carolina Veterans
  • Submit A Question To Ask Senator Rubio
  • Chamber CEO Ted Pitts Talks Infrastructure On Carolina Business Review
November 4, 2015
  • Register For The Summit Today!
  • Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization Now Up to the US Senate
  • Earn Your HR Recertification Credits And Ensure That Your Company Is OSHA Compliant!
October 27, 2015
  • Ex-Im: Lay of The Land
  • Cynthia Bennett, Robbie Barnett Take On New Roles at The Chamber
  • Ways To Get Involved In 2016 Presidential Primary Action
  • Grassroots meeting This Week: Coastal Region
  • SBA Disaster Assistance Available In Six Additional Counties For Private Non-Profit Organizations in South Carolina
October 20, 2015
  • CEO Corner: Business Flood Relief
  • Grassroots Meetings This Week: Upstate
  • Last Chance For Discounted Hotel Room At 36th Annual Summit!
  • OSHA and PIT/Forklift Training Dates Announced
October 13, 2015
  • South Carolina Disaster Recovery Centers open In Columbia and Lexington
  • Grassroots Meeting This Week: Pee Dee
  • SC Chamber Board Welcomes John Uprichard
  • Cybersecurity 202: The Impact of Digital Business On Security
September 29, 2015
  • Amplify Your Voice! Grassroots Meetings This Week: Lowcountry, Orangeburg and Piedmont
  • Second Annual LeadSC Inspires Millennial Workforce
  • Coming Soon: New South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Board
September 22, 2015
  • Grassroots Meetings This Week: Grand Strand And York
  • Cybersecurity: Securing Your World In The Digital Age
  • Last Chance To Be One Of The South Carolina Top 100
September 15, 2015
  • Palmetto Vision Award Winners
  • LeadSC- Last Call For Registrations!
  • Last Chance To Be In SC Top 100
  • The Gathering Storm
  • Retail Industry Focus In Upcoming Tax Seminar
September 2, 2015
  • Is Your Company One of The South Carolina Top 100?
  • LeadSC: Governor Nikki Haley To Deliver Opening Keynote Address
  • Welcome New Members!
August 25, 2015
  • SCE&G's Homework Centers Celebrate 25 Years of Excellence
  • Manufacturing, Workplace Excellence, and Community Leader Recognition To Be Given At Palmetto Vision Awards Gala
  • Grand Strand Grassroots Legislative Agenda
  • LeadSC Room Block To Expire September 2
August 18, 2015
  • South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Releases Its 2015 Legislative Scorecard
  • Palmetto Vision Awards Gala To kick Off the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce's Diamond Anniversary
  • Midday Connections: Grassroots Legislative Agenda
  • Last Chance For Contributions To The 2015 Workforce Report
August 11, 2015
  • Best Places To Work In South Carolina Rankings Announced
  • Register By August 24 And Save $46 At The LeadSC Summit
  • Export-Import Bank Reauthorization
  • Extension Granted For Contributions To The 2015 Workforce Report
August 4, 2015
  • You Are Invited To The 2nd Annual Palmetto Vision Awards Gala
  • 2015 SC Business Week Scholarship Winners Announced
  • Support The Honorable Reverend Clementa C. Pinckney Foundation
  • Welcome New Members
July 28, 2015
  • Reserve Your Seat And Learn From The Best At Best Places To Work In SC
  • LeadSC Summit: Find Your Session
  • Member News: AT&T Becomes World's Largest Pay TV Provider And Video Distribution Leader
July 21, 2015
  • Two more Opportunities To Register And Save On Education Forum
  • Chamber Plans A Detailed Workforce Analysis
  • Charleston Outpaces The Nation In Tech Growth
  • South Carolina Business Week Begins This Sunday
July 14, 2015
  • $1.303 Million In Federal Funding Allocated For Post-45 Harbor Deeping Project
  • Chamber Unveils Community Calendar For Members
  • Put Your Company's Stamp On The Palmetto Vision Awards Gala
  • South Carolina Business Week Commences July 26
July 7, 2015
  • Senate Passes Legislation To Remove Confederate Flag
  • Education's Effects On The S.C. Jobs Pipeline
  • Congress Passes Trade Promotion Authority
  • Ex-Im Bank Allowed To Lapse
  • Reserve Your Tickets For Best Places To Work
  • Welcome, New Members
June 23, 2015
  • Business Community Joins Governor Haley Calling For The Removal of Confederate Flag From State House Grounds
  • Ex-Im Bank Dispute Risks S.C. Jobs
  • Best Places To Work In South Carolina Announced
  • Break Out The Black Tie For The Palmetto Vision Awards
June 16, 2015
  • Why The Business Community Is Disappointed In the South Carolina Statehouse
  • LeadSC: Who Are You?
  • Best Places To Work - The List Is (Almost) Ready!
  • Harris Pastides To Receive 2015 Global Vision Award
  • Gov. Nikki Haley Announces Final Unemployment Trust Fund Loan Payment
June 9, 2015
  • General Assembly Adjourns Sine Die With Little Accomplished
  • Palmetto Vision Awards - Time Is Running Out!
  • OSHA Training - Only Two Weeks Away
  • Meet Jerry Sweetland
June 2, 2015
  • Second Annual LeadSC Young Professionals Summit Announced
  • Invest In SC Future By Passing Infrastructure Bill
  • Is South Carolina Graduating An Employable Workforce?
  • Summer Sendoff: Just $500 Sends A Student To SC Business Week
  • Welcome New SC Chamber Members
May 26, 2015
  • Buy South Carolina: Connecting Business In The Palmetto State
  • Finalize Your Applications For Manufacturing, HR And Diversity Awards
  • Savings Available For OSHA Training
  • Former Student On Business Week: I Would Not Be The Person I Am Today Without It
May 19, 2015
  • Business Community Gathers To Urge Action On Infrastructure
  • Surprise! Are You Ready For Your OSHA Inspection?
  • Who Makes SC Business Week Possible Each Year? You Do!
  • Is Your Company A Power Player?
May 12, 2015
  • Senate Republicans Release Infrastructure Plan
  • New Study: Business License Fee Structure Hurts Economy
  • Last Chance To Register For Environmental And Energy Forum
  • Seeking Manufacturing, HR And Diversity Awards Applicants
May 5, 2015
  • South Carolina Celebrates Small Business Week
  • Midlands Gives Is Today!
  • Cinco De Mayo Forum Promo Expires Today
  • Manufacturing, HR And Diversity Awards Applications Now Available
  • Bojangles' Southern 500 Set For Sept. 6
April 28, 2015
  • Midlands Gives To Include Diversity In The Workplace Initiatives
  • Salute To Small Business Is Next Week
  • HR Conference Hotel And Registration Promo Deadline Is Tomorrow
  • Manufacturing, HR And Diversity Awards Applications Now Available
  • Environmental/Energy Forum Topics Announced
April 21, 2015
  • South Carolina House of Representatives Passes Infrastructure Plan
  • Procurement Opportunity Matchmaker Event At The 2015 Salute To Small Business
  • Health Care Forum This Week
  • HR Conference Hotel Deadline Fast Approaching
  • OSHA Training Set For June: Limited Space!
April 14, 2015
  • Business Community Releases Five-Point Infrastructure Plan
  • Health Care Forum: Save 40% With Tax Day Discount
  • HR Conference: Tax Day Discount Expires 4/17
  • Diversity, Human Resources And Manufacturing Awards
  • 2015 South Carolina Salute To Small Business
April 7, 2015
  • Meet Jennifer Maier
  • How Is South Carolina Competing On The Global Stage?
  • Health Care Forum Easter Promo Extended
  • HR Conference: Tax Day Discount And Recertification Credit Approved
  • Welcome New Chamber Members
March 31, 2015
  • South Carolina Gear Up Turns 20
  • Committees Forward Infrastructure Proposals To House And Senate
  • State Makes $75 Million Unemployment Trust Fund Loan Payment
  • Washington Night In South Carolina Is Today!
  • Best Places To Work In South Carolina Deadline Is This Friday
  • OSHA Training Set For June: Limitied Space!
March 24, 2015
  • Chamber Honors Top Safety Records For 2014
  • Next Week: Washington Night In South Carolina
  • Best Places To Work In South Carolina Deadline In Less than 2 Weeks
  • Salute To Small Business: Get Connected. Get Honored
  • Inspire The American Dream: Golf Classic And Career Day
March 17, 2015
  • Johnson: SC Legislature Should Make Stopping Lawsuit Abuse A Top Priority
  • Salute To Small Business: Get Connected. Get Honored
  • If You Aren't At Washington Night, Here's What You'll Miss!
  • Health Care Forum: Use Promo "SPRINGHC" To Save!
  • South Carolina Business Get Online And On The Map
March 10, 2015
  • PBS Documentary 180 Days: Hartsville Offers Inside Look At Education
  • Deadline Fast Approaching:Best Places To work In South Carolina
  • Health Care Forum Set For April 23
  • Forty-Two State Chambers Urge Congress To Fund Infrastructure
  • Bojangles' Southern 500 Set For Sept. 6
March 3, 2015
  • Infrastructure Forum Features Strong Words From Legislators
  • TransformSC Presents 2015 Spring Conference
  • Voice Your Opinion On Federal Issues With Congress
  • Deadline Fast Approaching: Best Places To Work In South Carolina
  • Discover Your Inner HR Superhero
  • Welcome, New Members
February 24, 2015
  • Is Your County Certified Work Ready?
  • Save the Date: Federal Issues Discussion
  • Join South Carolina's Leading HR Superheroes
  • Last Chance: 2015 SC Workforce Development Partnership Symposium
February 17, 2015
  • Infrastructure To Headline Forum
  • Is Your Company One Of The Best Places To Work In South Carolina?
  • SC Workforce Development Partnership Symposium
  • IT-Ology To Host Second Annual Statewide Summit On It
February 10, 2015
  • Meet Brian Newman
  • Infrastructure Forum: Wouldn't You Just Love A Promo Code?
  • Discover Your Inner HR Superhero
  • Is Your Company One Of The Best Places To Work In South Carolina?
February 3, 2015
  • CEO Corner Talks Business License Fees With Small Business Owner
  • Celebrate Workplace Safety: Safety Award Application Deadline Extended
  • 2015 HR Conference Sponsorship Available
  • Save The Date: Federal Issues Discussion
  • South Carolina Midlands Job Fair
  • Welcome New Members
January 27, 2015
  • Legislators Talk Infrastructure, Workforce Development At Business Speaks
  • CEO Corner Features SCDOT Director
  • Infrastructure Forum:All Aboard!
  • Manufacturers Conference: Hotel Deadline Is Today!
January 20, 2015
  • CEO Corner Features SCDEWS's Cheryl Stanton
  • Congratulations, Business Advocate Award Honorees!
  • Manufacturers Conference: MLK Holiday Promotion Hotel Deadline Approaching
  • Sponsorships Available For Infrastructure Forum
January 13, 2015
  • Legislative Session Begins Today
  • Next Week: Business Speaks At The State House
  • Infrastructure Forum: Sponsor Now!
January 6, 2015
  • 2020 Education Goals Progress Report
  • Celebrate Workplace Safety: Now Accepting Safety Award Applications
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Time Is Running Out To Register!
  • Is Your Company One Of The Best Places To Work In South Carolina?
  • Welcome, New Chamber Members
December 23, 2014
  • Happy Holidays From The South Carolina Chamber Of Commerce
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Don't Delay, Register Now
  • HR Conference: Submit Your Speaker Proposal Today!
  • Mark Your Calendar: Competitiveness Agenda Series Dates Set
  • Small Business Corner: U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Announces Dream Big Small Business Of The Year Award 2015
December 16, 2014
  • NLRB Green Lights Quickie Union Elections
  • 2015 HR Conference: Call For Speakers
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Register Now
  • Mark Your Calendar: Competitiveness Agenda Series Dates Set
  • SBA Seeks Nominations For The 2015 South Carolina Small Business & Advocacy Awards
December 9, 2014
  • Act 98 Infrastructure Projects On Track
  • Safety Training: Last Chance To Register
  • Mark Your Calendar: Competitiveness Agenda Series Dates Set
  • 5th Annual Manufacturers Conference: Register Now And Save
  • New Process For Electronic Submittal Of APA's From Workers' Compensation Commission
December 2, 2014
  • Paving The Way: Infrastructure Tops List Of Business Priorities
  • 2015 Advertising And Events Sponsorship Opportunities Announced
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Register Now
  • Safety Training: Seating Is Very Limited
  • Chamber Honors Business Leader Of The Year And Sergeant William Jasper Freedom Award Recipient
November 25, 2014
  • 30th Annual South Carolina 100tm
  • Small Business Corner: Small Business Saturday Is November 29, 2014
  • Safety Training: Pre-Thanksgiving Promotion Ends Today
  • 5th Annual Manufacturers Conference: Limited Opportunities Remain
November 18, 2014
  • Infrastructure, Workforce Dominate Discussions At Chamber's 35th Annual Summit
  • Safety Training: Pre-Thanksgiving Promotion
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Investment Information Now Available
November 11, 2014
  • Business Friendly Candidates Overwhelmingly Win In South Carolina
  • 2015 Manufacturers Conference: New Location. New Sessions. New Opportunities.
  • Safety Training: Seating is Limited
  • DEW Releases 2015 Unemployment Insurance Tax Rates
November 4, 2014
  • 35th Annual Summit Next Week
  • Business Speaks At The State House: Sponsorship Information Available
  • UPS Seeks To Hire 95,000 Seasonal Employees For Holiday Surge
  • RBC Heritage Tickets Now Available
  • Welcome, New Members
October 28, 2014
  • Get Out The Vote November 4 For Business Friendly Candidates
  • Last Chance: Register Now For The 35th Annual Summit
  • Craig Long Awarded The Milliken Medal Of Quality
  • New Location, New Opportunities: 5th Annual Manufacturers Conference
October 21, 2014
  • Mike Brenan To Be Honored As 2014 Business Leader Of The Year
  • Register For Training By November 7 And Save!
  • Ann Margaret McCraw of Arcis Healthcare, LLC Earns Gold Star!
October 14, 2014
  • South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Elects 2014-15 Board of Directors
  • Safety Training: Register By November 7 and 7!
  • 35th Annual Summit: Cheryl Stanton to Keynote Lunch
  • David Watson of Medical Application Repair & Sales, LLC Earns Gold Star
  • IT-OLOGY Hosts Gartner For "Trends 2014" In Partnership With Connected Nation
  • Small Business Corner: Small Business-Lender Match Maker Event Next Week
October 7, 2014
  • Jim Newsome To Be Named 2014 Public Servant Of The Year
  • Celebrating What Makes SC Just Right
  • Last Chance To Register: Education And Workforce Development Forum
  • 35th Annual Summit: Speakers Announced
  • James Chin Of Medical Services Of America Earns Gold Star
  • Welcome New Members
September 30, 2014
  • 35th Annual Summit: Register Today!
  • Sustainability In South Carolina
  • Edcation In SC Tops Agenda For Competitiveness Forum In October
  • Don't Miss The South Carolina Governor's Quality Award Conference
  • Small Business Corner: Pee Dee Prism Initiative Helps Minority And Small Business
September 23, 2014
  • Ex-Im Bank Granted Nine-Month Extension
  • Palmetto Vision Awards Gala Honors Six Individuals And 11 Companies
  • First Ever Lead SC Young Professionals Summit A Success
  • Education And Workforce Development Forum: Just 3 Weeks Away
  • Small Business Corner: South Carolina Governor's Quality Awards
September 16, 2014
  • Regional Grassroots Meetings Continue Across SC
  • Ex-Im Bank To Expire Sept. 30 Without Congressional Action
  • Workforce Development And Education To Headline Chamber's Final 2014 Forum
  • Palmetto Marketplace: Best Member-To-Member Deals
  • Small Business Corner: Lender Match Maker Event Is Back
September 10, 2014
  • Certificate Of Need Update
  • Inaugural YP Event Features One-Of-A-Kind Powerhouse Lineup
  • Gala: Time Is Running Out To Register
  • Friday Is The Last Chance To Participate In The Grant Thornton South Carolina 100TM
  • South Carolina Governor's Quality Award Conference
September 2, 2014
  • Business Leaders Gather To Support Export-Import Bank
  • LeadSC YP Summit Labor Day Sale Through September 3
  • Small Business Development Centers Seek Input
  • Gala: Silent Auction Items Needed
  • Welcome, New Members!
August 26, 2014
  • 2014 Legislative Scorecard & Year In Review Released
  • The Grant Thornton South Carolina 100TM Is Back
  • October Forum To Highlight Workforce Development And Education
  • LeadSC Summit To Unite Young Professionals
  • Luncheon To Recognize America's Job Creators
August 19, 2014
  • LeadSC Summit YP Summit: Flash Sale Through Friday
  • July/August Edition of South Carolina Business Now Online
  • Gala: Silent Auction Items Needed
  • SC Has A Bright Future, If Congress Doesn't Rain On Our Parade
  • Continuing To Decline Or Improving Our Future?
August 12, 2014
  • SC Chamber Endorses Governor Nikki Haley
  • Rankings Of South Carolina's Best Places To Work Unveiled
  • Environmental & Energy Forum: Register Today
  • Grassroots Meetings Kick Off This Week In Summerville
August 5, 2014
  • 2014 Power Players Announced
  • Statewide Grassroots Meetings Begin In One Week
  • Environmental & Energy Forum: Register Today
  • Celebrate South Carolina's Finest
  • Welcome New Chamber Members
July 29, 2014
  • Introducing Palmetto Marketplace
  • Grassroots Meetings Coming To An Area Near You
  • LeadSC Summit Early Bird Discount Ends This Week
  • Environmental & Energy Forum: Limited Seating Available
  • EOC Invites Feedback On Academic Standards
July 22, 2014
  • LeadSC Summit To Unite Young Professionals
  • Palmetto Vision Award Nominees Announced
  • Change At The Top For South Carolina Department Of Revenue
  • SC Business Week Awards Five Scholarships
July 15, 2014
  • On The Federal Front: Highway Funding And The Ex-Im Bank
  • Environmental & Energy Forum: Limited Seating Available
  • Celebrate Excellence In The Workplace
  • SC Business Week Is Underway
July 8, 2014
  • SC Business Week Convenes Next Week
  • Celebrate South Carolina's Best Places To Work
  • Statewide Young Professionals Event
  • The Education Policy Fellowship Program Wants To Recruit You
  • Welcome New Chamber Members!
July 1, 2014
  • U.S. Supreme Court Strikes NLRB Recess Appointments
  • Statewide Young Professionals Event
  • Agenda Announced For Environmental & Energy Forum