PeopleMatter opening headquarters in Charleston

      CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV/AP) -- PeopleMatter, a provider of human resources software for service industries, is opening its world headquarters in Charleston.

      The invitation-only event Thursday evening on King Street in downtown Charleston includes tours of the new headquarters. Refreshments will be served.

      Company president and CEO Nate DaPore, Charleston Mayor Joe Riley and Ernest Andrade, the executive director of the Charleston Digital Corridor, are scheduled to attend the event.

      A spokesperson for PeopleMatter says the ceremony will run from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday. The event, which is invitation only, will close down King Street between Ann Street and Mary Street from 4:30-9:30 p.m.

      PeopleMatter provides the only integrated human resources management solution specifically built to serve hourly workforces in the service industry, according to information released by the company.