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.
New streetlights are being tested on Wade Hampton Boulevard between Pine Street and Morrow Street.
Greer Commission of Public Works reported Monday at it is monthly public meeting it has posted eight LED lights, 4 on each side of Wade Hampton Blvd., for city officials and the public to view. The lights, with nine bulbs each, deliver a wider area of illumination and represent a more aesthetic view, said Tony Farr, Manager of Electrical Operations, for CPW.
Skip Davenport, a favorite son of Greer, is celebrating a birthday today.
Davenport, President and General Manager of D&D Ford, is a third generation owner of the 77-year-old dealership at 13645 E. Wade Hampton.
Larry Compton has been hired as Vice President and Mortgage Loan Officer at Greer State Bank. He will serve in the Taylors branch and be responsible for developing relationships with customers, realtors, builders, and other sources for the origination of residential mortgages loans.
Compton has more than 30 years in lending and mortgage lending experience.