Greenville, SC a.k.a G-Vegas, Textile Capital of the World
Did you know...
- Greenville is quite a pleasant place to live. So much so that the city was once named "Pleasantburg" before its name was changed in 1831.
- During WWI, Greenville served as a training camp center for army recruits.
- Greenville, how's business? BOOMIN'. By 1915 the city was known as the "Textile Center of the South," and more recently in 2010, Bloomberg named Greenville the 3rd strongest job market in the US.