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GIVING & GROWING: PALMSTATE IS READY FOR THE HOLIDAYS

The year 2018 is quickly coming to an end, as the fourth quarter continues to fly past us and people are already bringing out their holiday shopping lists. That being said, retail numbers have recently skyrocketed as foot traffic is picking up and prices are dropping for the busiest shopping season of the year.

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FROM CANNED FOOD TO BBQ, THE GIVING CONTINUES

Boys’ Farm Inc., is a sanctuary for youth experiencing difficulties in their home lives. Nestled in Newberry, South Carolina, this incredible organization provides a loving and structured environment that allows young boys to practice good behavior and stay productive.

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PalmState Team Helps Launch Local Women’s Charity

The fall season for the PalmState team began with a local charity involving the setup and launch of the women’s “Dress for Success” program. This charity focuses on preparing and empowering women to step into the business setting by teaching them interviewing skills and providing them with professional clothing attire.

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DALLAS CONVENTION JUMPSTARTS COLUMBIA’S LEADERSHIP CORE

Main Street’s lead marketing team, PalmState Consulting, recently returned from their quarterly convention in Dallas, Texas. Andrew Barger (Director) and Kevin Fanning (Account Manager) both attended the convention with appointments made to meet with new and existing clientele, broaden product knowledge and return to Columbia with a list of goals to get the South Carolina capitol to the top of its market category

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Team Practices to Office Promotions, Lead Intern Wraps up Summer Session at PalmState

One of PalmState Consulting’s themes has always been to work smart, not hard. It is safe to say that Cullen Carlin, the marketing firms’ lead intern, used his summer to do a bit of both.

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TWO IS BETTER THAN ONE; PALMSTATE TEAM DOUBLES DOWN ON MAY CHARITIES AND MARKET EXPANSION

With a recent influx of May graduates and a noticeable uptick in market production, the momentum at PalmState Consulting has yet to cease. The team recently took part in two charities, plans to launch three new clients and has no intentions of slowing down.

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PALMSTATE AMPLIFIES COLUMBIA MARKET GROWTH FOLLOWING DALLAS NETWORKING EVENT

Following their recent trip to Dallas, Texas, the team at PalmState Consulting has already seen immediate results back in their hometown of Columbia. Director Andrew Barger and his top account manager, Ryan Allen, traveled to the Hilton in central Dallas to meet with client executives to discuss new service rollouts, national expansion opportunities and what to expect in the next quarter of business.

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Staying Ahead of the Game; Gamecock Intern Introduces Modern Approach to Brand Management

One of Columbia’s latest consulting firms, PalmState Consulting, has recently teamed up with some of the University of South Carolina students to generate some new approaches to the company’s branding. “I have an eye for talent that comes out of the university, so I wanted to get an inside look as to what is important to millennial graduates that are soon to be joining the job market” said Andrew Barger, Director of Operations at PalmState. Andrew has one particular member of his branding team that has stood out among the rest and adds constant energy into the firms developing atmosphere.

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Account Manager Takes Charge With Children’s Hospital Charity

COLUMBIA, SC, March 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Columbia’s own, Ryan Allen, stepped up to the plate this past February by launching a charity to give toys to the local children’s hospital. It has been a consistent part of the PalmState culture to give back to the community on a regular basis, and Allen has embraced that mindset from his first day on the team. Allen joined PalmState in the first week of February, has already earned a promotion into the account management role and has embraced the opportunity to give back to the community that he grew up in.

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Palmstate Teams Launches Food Drive Following Their Capitol City Expansion

COLUMBIA, SC, Feb. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After only a few short weeks following PalmState Consulting’s expansion to the Columbia, South Carolina, the team has already launched their first community service project. Andrew Barger, Director of Operations, noted that “simply because the location has changed, doesn’t mean that our values have.” The developing marketing team will donate canned food to the Harvest Hope Food Bank, one of Columbia’s most well-known community outreach programs.

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Southeast Leadership Conference Announces PalmState Expansion and Solidifies Most Recent Promotion

This past week, the PalmState crew packed their bags and hit the road to Atlanta, Georgia for their Q1 Leadership Conference. Covering topics such as personnel development, goal setting and expansion tactics, the gathering was both informational and inspirational for the PalmState Team. Held at the Loews Hotel in downtown Atlanta, over 450 business leaders gathered to share in the networking opportunity.

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Urgent Demand for Management Kindles PalmState Expansion

As the year 2017 slowly comes to an end, most choose to reflect on the accomplishments they’ve made in the past 12 months and evaluate how they will do things differently entering the New Year. While this perspective holds true for the team at PalmState, much more focus is being put on the opportunities that 2018 has to offer. With the Charleston market up and running in a matter of months, the management team at PalmState set their sights on a new challenge.

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PalmState Concludes 2017 with Positivity, Parades & Peppermints

As 2017 quickly comes to an end, Charleston’s favorite brand builders are doing everything they can to end the year on a high note. While the Charleston fashion district may be at its peak during the holiday season, December is also a month for traveling to see family as well as giving back to your community. Throughout 2017, PalmState Consulting participated in several charities including clothing donations and food drives. However, their most recent community involvement was a bit different.

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From Classroom to Conference Room, PalmState Intern Does it All

Whether it is through charity events or donations, it is no secret that the team at PalmState values community outreach efforts in every way possible. However, outside of these charity events, other opportunities arose that presented PalmState with a chance to give back more to the community besides capital and volunteer work. A couple of months ago, Kyle Henderson, a sophomore at the College of Charleston, came in for an interview.

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Building houses, relationships and opportunities; the momentum has yet to cease

As anticipated, the lively crew at PalmState Consulting recently finished their second community service project with Habitat for Humanity. The Habitat for Humanity foundation has spent their last few months developing an under privileged neighborhood on the west side of Charleston.

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PalmState Team More Motivated After Annual Company Trip

Between new charity involvement and territory expansion planning, somehow the team at PalmState Consulting still manages to travel for their annual company retreat to the Dominican Republic. To reward the team for all of its accomplishments in the past year, PalmState’s clients funded an all-expenses paid vacation to the Hard Rock Casino Hotel in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

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PalmState Consulting Donates to the Salvation Army

CHARLESTON, SC, Sept. 23, 2017 - PalmState Consulting, one of Charleston’s fastest growing marketing firms, recently teamed up with the Salvation Army to donate clothes and goods to benefit hurricane Irma victims. After expanding from Raleigh, North Carolina to launch their new marketing branch in Charleston about a month ago, the team at PalmState has pushed past their initial goals with no plans of turning back.

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PalmState Consulting Hits the Ground Running

CHARLESTON, SC, Sept. 15, 2017 - PalmState Consulting is a fast growing marketing firm that has recently set its sights on the shores of Charleston, South Carolina. After launching their southern expansion from one of the nation’s now top markets, Raleigh, North Carolina, PalmState has already hit the ground running. With its first selection of recruits already in the door, the management team has made its goals transparent to the developing staff. “I want to give as many people as I can a career outlet where they can determine their own altitude, not leave it up to me”, says Andrew Barger, the Director of Operations at PalmState. Barger and his team have already begun planting seeds in Charleston with local charities and businesses, and hope to continue to grow through Q4 and hit 2018 full throttle.

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PalmState Consulting Expands into Charleston

CHARLESTON, SC, Aug. 17, 2017 – NorSpark is the fastest growing promotional and events marketing company in the Raleigh-Durham area. NorSpark is expanding into Charleston, South Carolina with its newest market grand opening. Andrew Barger will operate as the Director of Operations in the new office, using all the tools, experience and knowledge he acquired at his time in Raleigh. This will allow an entirely new office to be built out and an influx of new team recruits from the area. This move will continue to grow client efforts into what is a rapidly growing and emerging market. As we catch up with Barger, he can barely contain his excitement about this new opportunity. "I can't begin to describe my ambitions and goals for Charleston; I have high hopes for our team in the months to come,” he exclaims!

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