Greenville, SC ranks as Top City

Customer Effective is proud to call Greenville, South Carolina home and it turns out, we aren't the only ones who think it's a great place to live, work and play. Greenville made its mark on several rankings lists this year. 

Greenville was ranked number one on fDi Intelligence's first ever list of the top 10 micro cities of the future. The assessment of the cities evaluated categories including Economic Potential, Cost Effectiveness, Human Resources, Quality of Life, Infrastructure, and Business Friendliness. fDi Intelligence is a specialist division of the Financial Times. Read the article in GSATC here

Greenville was also ranked 13th on Forbes "America's Best Cities for Young Professionals" list. This list was created after analyzing 100 of the largest U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas, as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, on seven factors: local unemployment rates and 2010-2012 job growth projections, number of small and large businesses, the median salaries for 24-34 year old employed college grads, Moody's cost of living index, and the percentage of the population ages 25 and older with college degrees. Read the Forbes article here

GSA Business also reported on the Men's Journal article "Grow the Right Way. Greenville, S.C." whic honors Greenville as one of the 18 cities on the magazine's Best Places to Live 2011 guide. You can read more about this honor here.