wsj.com – May 9, 2021
According to this cover story in the Wall Street Journal, the pandemic is accelerating growth in midsize cities, and rising stars including Greenville, SC, have drawn workers and businesses from large metropolises to their cities with the offer of affordable homes, a lower cost of living, access to outdoor space, and less congestion. As businesses embraced remote work during the pandemic, Greenville continues to draw both residents and companies looking for a different lifestyle than what larger cities offer.
In this article, Bill Thomson, DC BLOX Vice President of Marketing & Product Management talked about the company’s upcoming Greenville data center commenting, “DC BLOX picked Greenville as the site of our fifth location last summer after a two-year search throughout the Southeast. Upstate South Carolina offered a skilled workforce and a mix of companies eager to outsource some of their technology needs.”