Baton Rouge leaders look to South Carolina city to get 'secret sauce' to success

GREENVILLE, S.C. — More than 100 local community and business leaders started a three-day Baton Rouge Area Chamber "canvas trip" to South Carolina ...

November 3, 2022
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GREENVILLE, S.C. — More than 100 local community and business leaders started a three-day Baton Rouge Area Chamber "canvas trip" to South Carolina on Wednesday to learn some of the best practices from the fast-growing area.Carlos Phillips, president and CEO of the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, said Baton Rouge is one of the metro areas his area compares itself to, since the cities are similar in size and have similar demographics in terms of household income, educational attainment and economic performance.

Timothy Boone