The Hammocks at Cane Bay: Top 5 Employers in the Summerville, SC Area

With recent commercial additions, like BMW, Boeing and Amazon, to South Carolina’s economic landscape, business in the the Palmetto State has never looked better! Summerville, SC is no exception, either.

If you’re relocating to the area, it’s helpful to know where to look when shopping around for a new job, so here’s a list of the top five employers in and around the Summerville, SC for 2015:

1.  Robert Bosch Corporation; 2,000 employees
One of 70 primary locations in the United States, BOSCH USA on Dorchester Road employs approximately 2,000+ employees. The facility here is responsible for everything from base-level manufacturing and logistics to research and development.

2.  iQor; 1,211 employees
At a little over 1,200 employees, iQor specializes in a host of industries within the outsourcing sector. Dealing with both national and global brands, iQor has a heavy hand in telecommunications, digital media, utilities, retail and e-commerce, healthcare and more.

3.  InterContinental Hotels Group; 625 employees
IHG is a global company with nine hotel brands; possessing over 4,900 hotels and nearly 674,000 rooms in nearly 100 countries around the world. They employ over 600 staff members in the Summerville, SC area alone and popular bands include Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Hotel Indigo.

4.  Showa Denko Carbon, Inc., 273 employees
Showa Denko Carbon, Inc. combines the most modern, fully-integrated graphite plant in North America and the capabilities of a global organization with extensive expertise in carbon and graphite technologies.

5.  Scout Boats, Inc., 250 employees
Scout Boats was founded by South Carolina-resident Steve Potts – a man that continues to this day to be on the shop floor daily working on the models – back in 1989. Their dealerships can now be found in virtually every corner of South Carolina and beyond.

Living (and working) in Summerville, SC is a one-of-a-kind experience that many major companies are trying to take advantage of, which means the benefits get passed on to you.

For more information about the Summerville, SC area, or about the steps needed to take to call the area “home”, contact us today at

The Hammocks at Cane Bay
300 Whispering Breeze Lane
Summerville, SC 29483