Apr 27

Oconee County Welcomes New Economic Development Director

For Immediate Release | April 27, 2022 WALHALLA, SC – Oconee County is excited to announce the hiring of Mr. Jamie Gilbert as new Director of Economic Development at the Oconee Economic Alliance. Prior to being selected to lead Oconee County’s economic development efforts, Gilbert was hired in 2016 to build and manage the newly […]

Mar 16

CurTec establishing first U.S. manufacturing operations in Oconee County

CurTec establishing first U.S. manufacturing operations in Oconee County   $13 million investment to create 32 new jobs   For Immediate Release March 16, 2022   SENECA, S.C. – CurTec, a manufacturer of sustainable, high-performance packaging, today announced plans to establish operations in Oconee County. The company’s $13 million investment will create 32 new jobs […]

Dec 13

Strengthening South Carolina

Clemson spurs innovation for industry to prosper There is a growing demand for advanced manufacturing, health care and health care-related manufacturing businesses in Oconee County. Relocating to this area doesn’t just mean a prime location – companies can locate off Interstate 85 between two major U.S. cities – it also means access to innovative research […]

Oct 28

BorgWarner Celebrates Seneca Plant Grand Reopening, 25th Year of Operation

Company has completed the rebuilding process following April 2020 tornado damage Represents the power of collaboration and community support Grand reopening ceremony included company leadership, government officials, community members and more Auburn Hills, Michigan, September 30, 2021 – BorgWarner celebrated the grand reopening of its Seneca, South Carolina, production facility today, following a 16-month rebuild after […]