Spinx Founder Looks Back at Building His Business

Feb. 20, 2013

“Luck is a very important thing in life,” says Spinks, chatting in the living room of his downtown condo. “Some people say that I’m a whole lot luckier than I am smart.”

Luck or not, Spinks has built a business and made a point of giving back to the community. In return, the city ...


Biofuels Pilot Plant to be Built

Feb. 20, 2013

“This project will provide our state with unique facilities to scale up new biofuel technology being developed by the research institutions,” said Nick Rigas, director of renewable energy at the Clemson institute and the S.C. Institute on Energy Studies. “Biofuels produced here will utilize locally available feedstocks that do not compete with food supplies ...


Spinks Family Wins Philanthropy Award

Feb. 20, 2013

 

The Children's Museum of the Upstate is very grateful to donors like the Spinks family, who sponsor many events and organizations that improve children's education, health, wellness, and moral growth in communities where they operate. Their generosity includes scholarships, schools, arts, hunger, athletics, health care, addiction prevention & intervention, mentoring, youth clubs ...


2012 Spinx Run Fest: Record Number of Participants

Feb. 20, 2013

 

Festivities kicked off on Friday at the Kroc Center with the race EXPO and packet pick-up. Previously held at Fluor Field (home of the Greenville Drive and the finishing line for the races) the new venue helped provide runners an indoor haven and gave running affiliates such as the GTC and Pace Running Magazine ...


Ice on Main plans changes

Sept. 10, 2012

Ice on Main opens Nov. 23, the day after Thanksgiving, and continues through Jan. 21, a holiday for many in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Originally conceived as a fun activity to help fill the void of major downtown events during the winter season, Ice on Main's popularity exceeded expectations during its ...


Spinx Opens New Store In Powdersville

July 12, 2012

The 40 Days of Summer Jeep Giveaway

July 12, 2012

We kicked off the Keys to Summer Fun promotion in June with events held at the Spinx stores. At each event customers entered for a chance to win a key to start the brand new 2012 Jeep Wrangler, a year’s free gas and a year’s supply of Pepsi products.

The final event was held at ...


Greenville Relay for Life: Richard's Angels Raising Awareness and Funds Against Cancer.

May 14, 2012

 

Relay for Life starts with a Survivors Lap, which is an inspirational time when survivors and caregivers circle the track together and everyone helps celebrate the victories we’ve achieved over cancer.

The Luminaria Ceremony is held after dark, candles are lit inside bags which bear the name of a person touched by cancer. Participants often ...


Steve Spinks named chief executive officer of Spinx Company

May 8, 2012

"I know that the company will benefit from Steve's judgment and day-to-day leadership as CEO" said Stewart Spinks. "Of course, I will remain involved and look forward to seeing the company grow with Steve's guidance."

As reported in a Raymond James/CSP Daily News Flash yesterday, the transition became official on March 15 ...


Spinx Marathon on October 30, 2012

May 1, 2012

Come out to watch the Official Spinx Tri-Athlete compete