Family-owned holding company, operating since 1896

Having started as a single newspaper in Charleston, SC, EPI has grown into an operator in a variety of industries, including media, real estate, hospice care, pharmaceuticals, disability advocacy, and more. In keeping with its proud history, EPI is dedicated to serving its customers, employees, and communities with unconditional integrity, and promises to deliver the highest standards of service in every capacity it operates.

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Our History

Family owned since 1896


    Divested Heart of Hospice

    Evening Post divests Heart of Hospice after seven successful years of providing world-class care.


    Acquired Disability Help Group and Veterans Help Group

    Evening Post acquires a national leader in disability and veterans compensation advocacy.


    Commercialization of Wynzora®

    EPI Health and MC2 Therapeutics announce a collaboration agreement to commercialize psoriasis drug Wynzora.


    Divested Clear Night

    Evening Post sells Clear Night and refocuses on growing its healthcare assets and expanding into new opportunities.


    Acquired Rhofade®

    EPI Health acquires prescription medicine to treat rosacea.


    Divested Cordillera

    After 33 highly successful years, Evening Post sells Cordillera Communications and Cordillera Digital, generating a significant liquidity event.


    Acquired EPI Health

    Evening Post acquires the assets of a Charleston-based pharmaceutical sales firm and launches EPI Health.


    Acquired Heart of Hospice

    Evening Post acquires three hospice locations in Louisiana, the origin of Heart of Hospice, a best-in-class multistate hospice provider.


    Renamed to Evening Post Industries

    To more accurately reflect Evening Post’s increasingly diverse operating portfolio, the company was renamed to Evening Post Industries.


    Launch of Clear Night Group

    Evening Post begins a series of new platform acquisitions with the launch of a marketing and technology services firm.


    Formation of Evening Post Interactive

    Evening Post Interactive, later renamed Cordillera Digital, is created to generate digital ad revenue for the TV stations.


    The Post and Courier is formed

    Evening Post merges The Evening Post and The News and Courier to create a single newspaper for Charleston: The Post and Courier.


    Cordillera Communications formed

    Evening Post forms Cordillera Communications to operate its television assets.


    Acquisition of the first TV station

    Evening Post purchases KCBC-TV in El Paso, TX, beginning the formation of its broadcast television station business line.


    Evening Post acquires the News and Courier

    To scale its publishing portfolio, Evening Post purchases a controlling interest of the News and Courier (formerly the Charleston Courier).


    Arthur Manigault purchases Evening Post Publishing Co.

    Stockholder Arthur Manigault rescues The Evening Post from financial distress, first published in 1894.


    First publication of the Charleston Courier

    The Post and Courier traces its history back to this 1803 publication, making it the oldest daily newspaper in the South.