Greer Station Gift Guide Receives Palmetto Award

Greer Development Corporation, the City of Greer’s economic development group, is excited to announce its 2018 Greer Station Gift Guide received an Award of Merit in the Communication Skills – Publications category from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) South Carolina chapter recently.

IABC hosted its annual Palmetto Awards celebration Thursday, November 7, 2019 in Columbia. Communication professionals from across the state were recognized for their work, with more than 80 awards presented at the event. The now two-time award-winning gift guide launched as a 34-page digital publication on in November 2018, showcasing downtown retail offerings for the holiday season. Filled with gift items from the shops in downtown Greer, along with a full directory of shops, restaurants and venues that offer gift cards, the guide provided Upstate shoppers with a peek into the creative and unique items available for purchase in-store to support the local economy.

“At Greer Development Corporation, it is our privilege and our passion to work with Greer businesses to tell their stories and reach their goals. We are honored that our holiday gift guide has been recognized by our peers in PRSA,” said Katie Howell, marketing director.

The newest edition of the Greer Station Gift Guide premiered today, with more than 85 gifts shoppers can purchase in downtown Greer. To view the 2019 gift guide, visit