News | February 25 2013

OP-ED: For the Pee Dee and Grand Strand, N-E-S-A spells ‘business’

W. Stuart Ames, the economic development manager for Progress Energy in South Carolina, discusses the need for an economic development alliance to bring about unity throughout the region when pursuing new and expanding businesses as well as how NESA benefits the region from a facilitation standpoint.

News | February 11 2013

NESA holds 2013 legislative reception

On Tuesday, March 5, the North Eastern Strategic Alliance (NESA), an economic development organization encompassing South Carolina's northeast region, held its 2013 legislative reception in Columbia.

News | February 01 2013

NESA to host economic development review

On Monday, Feb. 11, the North Eastern Strategic Alliance will be hosting its first Economic Development Regional Review and Resources Conference at the Francis Marion University Performing Arts Center.

News | January 23 2013

OP-ED: It’s a four-letter word, but Ill say it gladly: NESA

When I tell some of my constituents about NESA and my role with them, the response I most often get is, What is NESA?; I often find it hard to believe that the economic development organization founded nearly ten years ago is so sparsely known throughout the area.