SC military community virtual career fair

SC military community virtual career fair

Are you a veteran, transitioning military personnel, or a military spouse looking for a new career? South Carolina Future Makers is hosting a virtual career fair on June 23rd. For more information...

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We got it MADE – Right HERE

We got it MADE – Right HERE

For the past year, all of us have had to adjust our lives to deal with the global pandemic.  The same holds true for our local industries.  Not only did Sumter’s industries determine solutions to continue to produce high quality goods, but in some instances, pivoted...

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3rd Anniversary at the Economic Development Headquarters

3rd Anniversary at the Economic Development Headquarters

The introduction of the Regional Economic Development Headquarters was the dawning of a new era for development in Sumter. Not does it symbolize progress but it is also a reminder of the trajectory of our community-building efforts as partners, allies, and business...

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BD Breaks Ground for Phase 2 of Expansion Project

BD Breaks Ground for Phase 2 of Expansion Project

SUMTER, S.C., March 5, 2021 — After extended negotiations starting in 2016, The Sumter Economic Development team announced BD’s major expansion project July 6, 2018. Through this expansion, BD committed to investing $150 million and creating 125 new jobs. BD has been...

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King Machine Selects Sumter County for Expansion Project

King Machine Selects Sumter County for Expansion Project

SUMTER, S.C., March 1, 2021 — Through the combined efforts of TheLINK Economic Development Alliance, Sumter Economic Development, The City of Sumter, Sumter County, Continental Tire, Thompson Turner Construction, and the South Carolina Department of Commerce, King...

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