Expansion will create 150 new jobs
COLUMBIA, S.C. – 98 Ventures, an executive management services company, today announced plans to expand operations in Greenville County, creating 150 new jobs.
98 Ventures specializes in human resources; accounting; risk management; communications; application development; information technology; recruiting; legal; data analysis; operations support; and training and development. As a result recent strategic company growth, 98 Ventures actively supports three Greenville-based affiliate logistics organizations: UST, UST Select and Equip Fulfillment.
To accommodate this expansion and be positioned for future growth, 98 Ventures will relocate to the Poe West development in the Village of West Greenville in January of 2020, allowing the company and its affiliates to continue to provide clients with a high level of service. The company’s expansion includes a more than $600,000 building renovation investment.
Individuals interested in joining the 98 Ventures team should visit http://98ventures.bamboohr.com/jobs/.
The Coordinating Council for Economic Development has approved job development credits related to the project.
“This is an incredibly exciting time for the entire 98 Ventures family, and we look forward to our continued growth as well as providing the very best for our partners, clients and team members. I am confident that our relocation to Poe West will propel our team to new heights, as well as set us up for great success moving forward. We are honored to play a critical role in the revitalization of the West Village and are ecstatic to begin work in our new space.” –98 Ventures President Scott Moore
“It’s always a great day in South Carolina when an existing company has great success in our state and chooses to expand. We’re excited for the 150 new jobs 98 ventures is creating with this expansion and we’re eager to see this company continue to grow in Greenville County.” –Gov. Henry McMaster
“This announcement is a terrific win for Greenville County. When a company like 98 Ventures thrives within our borders and decides to expand, it’s a testament to the business-friendly environment South Carolina offers.” –Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt
“We are thrilled about the 150 new positions that 98 Ventures is adding in Greenville County and the city of Greenville. 98 Ventures has found the right formula for success, including its location in our dynamic community and offering expert professionally-tailored services across a broad spectrum of client needs, helping other companies to grow and prosper. County council could not be more pleased and proud." -Greenville County Council Chairman and Board Member of the Greenville Area Development Corporation H.G. "Butch" Kirven
“In 2016, when 98 Ventures (then UST Logistical Systems) announced their move to Greenville, it was a great day for our city. Now, just a few short years later, 98 Ventures is announcing a new round of expansion, and we couldn’t be more proud of their growth, success and commitment to making Greenville a better place to live and work. 98 Ventures’ ability to bring new products and services to the logistics industry highlights the quality workforce and team environment that companies can build when they locate in Greenville. We are very proud of the work they do and glad they continue to call Greenville home.” –City of Greenville Mayor Knox White
FIVE FAST FACTS
• 98 Ventures is expanding current Greenville County operations.
• The company’s investment will create 150 new jobs.
• 98 Ventures is an executive management services company.
• The company is relocating to the Poe West development in Greenville, S.C.
• Individuals interested in joining the 98 Ventures team should visit http://98ventures.bamboohr.com/jobs/.