2012 Press Release Archive

2013 BMW Charity Pro-Am Presented by SYNNEX Corporation Tournament Gives 20 Local Charities Opportunity To Raise Funds

Greenville, SC - 12/18/2012

The 2013 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation golf tournament will not only be a world-class sporting event with Web.com Tour pros and celebrities, but will also be a platform for 20 local non-profit organizations to raise funds for their cause.

BMW Manufacturing Announces Management Change

Spartanburg, SC - 10/23/2012

BMW Manufacturing announced today that Bernd Koenigsbruegge has been named the new Vice President for Painted Body. He replaces Dr. Heinz Brunner who has returned to Munich to oversee production of powertrain and chassis systems.

BMW Manufacturing Recognized for Export Success at South Carolina Plant

Spartanburg, SC - 09/20/2012

National Award: For the second consecutive year, BMW Manufacturing has been recognized as the Exporter of the Year by the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones (NAFTZ). In addition, the NAFTZ recognized BMW as the recipient of its Export Achievement Award for being the member that showed the most improvement value. As our plant has grown over the years, we have steadily increased our export activity. According to data from the U.S. Department of Commerce, based on the 2011 value of BMW exports from South Carolina, Plant Spartanburg is the nation’s largest automotive exporter to global markets.

The Reserve at Lake Keowee Joins the Golf Course Rotation for the 2013 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation

Spartanburg, SC - 09/10/2012

South Carolina Charities, Inc. officials announced today that The Reserve at Lake Keowee will join Thornblade Club and Greenville Country Club’s Chanticleer course in a new course rotation for the 2013 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation, which will take place May 16-19, 2013.

2012 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation Raises $634,571 for Local Charities

Greenville, SC - 08/16/2012

The 12th annual BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation golf tournament raised $634,571 for 27 Upstate charities, it was announced today.

Production Figures

  • 2013 Annual Production
    Total 2013 Production: 297,326
  • 2014 Production - June
    X3 Units: 9,941
    X4 Units: 4,242
    X5 Units: 13,557
    X6 Units: 2,066
  • Number of jobs – 8,000
  • North American suppliers –
    170
  • South Carolina suppliers –
    40

Media Contacts

Sky Foster
MANAGER, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

BMW Manufacturing Co.
P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304
864-989-5546
Sky.foster@bmwmc.com

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