Greenville Marriott on The Parkway has been refreshed, a project that included all of the hotel’s 203 guestrooms and suites, the guestroom corridors, and public areas such as the lobby and meeting spaces.
A new restaurant, Artisan, was launched in April, serving locally sourced southern cuisine with a modern twist.
Robert “Rob” Crews has been named senior vice president of marketing for the Greer-headquartered Ovation Brands.
Crews will oversee all marketing, advertising and brand management for the entire Ovation Brands portfolio.
A $100,000 donation by the John I. Smith Foundation, a philanthropic group that claims it doesn’t have an office, website or telephone, was presented to Daily Bread Ministries today for its planned four-unit homeless rehabilitation shelter.
Food trucks have now gone to the dogs – gour-mutt style.
A dog food truck is making a stop Thursday at Greer’s Pelham Mill Park at 27770 E. Phillips Road starting at 7:30 a.m.
Jason Farmer finished third in the Best Bagger Competition in Amelia Island, Fla.
Farmer represented Quality Food of Greer after winning a state qualifying competition in Hartwell, Ga.
Greer Community Ministries is in need of drivers for Meals on Wheels routes, the food pantry and is collecting school supplies.
GCM is at 738 South Line Street. Call 864-877-1937 for more information, 864-879-2254 for Meals on Wheels or email here.
Customers continue to reward Greer restaurant entrepreneur Jason Clark with accolades that translate into national and regional awards.
TripAdvisor, an internationally acclaimed hospitality web site, awarded BIN112 with a 2014 Certificate of Excellence, the second year in a row the fine dining restaurant earned that designation. It’s the third time BIN112 has received the award.
Thomas Creek Grill and RJ Rockers Flight Room will be welcoming passengers Wednesday to Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport in Greer. Both are new food concepts for the upstate breweries.
The occasion is the launch of several of GSP’s new retail and concessions as part of the Airport District’s $125 million Wingspan expansion that is past midway in the four-year project. It is scheduled for completion the first quarter of 2016.
Jeff Neil Syngery Violins is too loud performing outdoors in downtown Greenville.
So Brad Blevins, owner of Rhythm & Brews, has invited the violinist indoors to share his love for music with Greer Sunday.
The new Bojangles’ on Buncombe is hiring for part-time positions for Crew Members and Shift Leaders.
Bojangles’ is branding the store to its location at 900 S. Buncombe Road on the corner of Hammett Bridge Road. It will be the first of its brand to service the explosive Riverside community. The store is tentatively scheduled for a mid-August opening.
Jason Farmer will have his hands full this weekend.
He is the fastest Quality Food bagger in the state won in a competition in Hartwell, Ga., against seven others last month.