Business In Brief - April 1, 2008

RHEDC to meet today at City Hall

The Rock Hill Economic Development Corp. will hold its regular monthly meeting at noon today at City Hall.

The public board meeting will be in Room 373. Agendas are available at City Hall. For details, call 329-7090.

Networking event in Tega Cay today

TEGA CAY -- Members of the York County Regional Chamber of Commerce are invited to attend Networking in Tega Cay from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today at Rinehart Realty at 2879 W. S.C. 160, Fort Mill.

The event will include networking and complimentary food and drinks. No RSVP is required to attend the free event.

For more information about Networking in Tega Cay or other chamber programs in Tega Cay, call Pat Pardue at 324-7500, Ext. 222, or e-mail

Clover chamber to honor seniors

The Greater Clover Chamber of Commerce will host a luncheon, Today's Students, Tomorrow's Leaders, at 11:30 a.m. April 10 at River Hills Country Club in Lake Wylie.

The purpose of the event is to provide a first-networking opportunity where top-graduating seniors of Clover High School can interact with business and community leaders and with each other. Greg Rutherford, president of York Technical College, will speak.

The lunch is presented by Jameson LLC, York Technical College, the Greater Clover and Lake Wylie chambers, Clover Rotary, Clover Woman's Club, Lake Wylie Lioness Lions, River Hills Lions and the town of Clover.

Area businesses are encouraged to participate. The cost is $20 per person. Reservations are required, and space is limited.

For more information, call (803) 222-3312 or e-mail

Wilkins Design to host grand-opening event

The Lake Wylie Chamber of Commerce will hold a business after hours event from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, sponsored by Wilkins Design Group.

The event will include a ribbon-cutting and grand opening ceremony for this new Lake Wylie business. Wilkins Design Group, owned by Rita and Mark Wilkins, is a full-service interior design studio with an accessories store. Wilkins Design Group is located at Shoppes at the Landing, 221 Latitude Lane, Suite 104 in Lake Wylie.

For information on the after hours event, call the chamber at (803) 831-2827.