Category Archives: Supply Chain

SCPA CEO receives prestigious ‘Rainmaker’ award

[caption id="attachment_42562" align="alignleft" width="960"] Jim Newsome[/caption] CHARLESTON, SC — AUG. 5, 2019 — S.C. Ports Authority president and CEO Jim Newsome has been named a DC Velocity Logistics Rainmaker — a prestigious accolade that recognizes logistics professionals whose achievements and contributions stand out in the industry. Newsome is one of eight 2019 Logistics Rainmakers in…
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SCPA promotes Cowart to Human Resources SVP

[caption id="attachment_41655" align="alignleft" width="2571"] Beverly Cowart[/caption] South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) announced that that Beverly Cowart will become SCPA’s Senior Vice President of Human Resources on July 1. She will be responsible for talent acquisition, compensation, benefits, labor, employee relations, and leadership training and development programs. Prior to assuming the helm of the Human Resources…
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SCPA named among Best Places to Work in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, SC – S.C. Ports Authority (SCPA) was recently named as one of the Best Places to Work in South Carolina. The 14th annual awards program recognizes the best employers in the state, highlighting companies that benefit the state’s economy, workforce and businesses. SCPA facilitates 187,200 statewide jobs and generates a $53 billion economic impact…
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Smith Corona Doubles Storage Capacity with the Completion of Second Poweracks Installation

[caption id="attachment_34960" align="alignleft" width="1066"] Smith Corona Doubles Storage Capacity Again with Poweracks[/caption] Smith Corona Doubles Storage Capacity with the Completion of Second Poweracks Installation • First Poweracks installation in existing manufacturing and distribution facility completed in 2017 • Second Poweracks installation doubles storage capacity of original Poweracks installation; completed in four weeks Charleston, SC –…
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