Category Archives: Business Services

Ellis Forest Joins MGC’s Real Estate Practice in Greenville

March 22, 2018 Ellis Forest Joins MGC’s Real Estate Practice in Greenville GREENVILLE, SC – McAngus Goudelock & Courie is pleased to announce the addition of Ellis Forest to the firm’s real estate law group. Forest’s practice focuses primarily on residential and commercial closings. Prior to joining MGC, he worked as a title insurance underwriter…
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Small Business Resource Day

 Connect with Counseling & Capital Resources Join us for a free seminar covering the U.S. Small Business Administration's (SBA) counseling services and financing programs. This workshop will provide valuable insight to the SBA's financing services (capital) and business counseling. This is a great opportunity for startups and small business owners. SBA Small Business Resource Day …
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Female Nonprofit Executive Discovers a Need and Opens a Recycling Business

Columbia-Gail Wilson noticed a problem with recycling in the small business community and started her business to solve that problem. Wilson had no desire to open a recycling business, but as a nonprofit executive, she saw that the needs for recycling cardboard, scrap metal and other recycling materials were not being met for small businesses…
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Sagacious Partners adds Bermudez to project management roster

[caption id="attachment_13652" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ryan Bermudez of Sagacious Partners[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (February 22, 2018) - Columbia-based Sagacious Partners has added Ryan Bermudez as a Project Manager, the Entrepreneurial Operating System® (EOS) implementation, project management, and executive coaching firm recently announced. Bermudez serves a critical support role for projects in insurance technology, K12 STEAM education, marketing,…
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Accelerator For America To Meet In Columbia, SC Feb. 20 & 21

ACCELERATOR FOR AMERICA TO MEET IN COLUMBIA, SC FEB. 20 & 21 National Non-Profit Comprises Mayors, Business Leaders, Experts and Philanthropy; Focus is Creating Jobs By Replicating Successful Local Initiatives City-by-City COLUMBIA, SC -- The second meeting of Accelerator for America's Advisory Council will take place in Columbia, SC on Tuesday, Feb. 20 and Wednesday,…
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College Goal South Carolina

WHEN: Saturday, February 17, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm WHERE: Airport Campus - Academic Center, Rm 116 Get the college financial aid assistance you’re looking for at College Goal SC at the MTC Airport Campus, February 17 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. At this event, you can receive help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the…
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The South Carolina Salute to Small Business

The Mission: CONNECT the state’s small businesses to new opportunities and resources, and HONOR South Carolina’s top small businesses and small business advocates. SAVE THE DATE!  Join us again for this year’s Salute to Small Business!  Wednesday, May 2, 2018  8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Columbia Convention Center  Click here to register    WHERE Small Business                    MEETS Big Opportunity
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The SC SBDC Names 2017 State Star Darrell Jones as New USC Region Director

Outgoing director Martin Goodman steps down after 11 years at the helm COLUMBIA, SC–The South Carolina Small Business Development Centers (SC SBDC) has named Charleston native and longtime community business leader Darrell Jones as director of the University of South Carolina (USC) region which covers 13 counties. Jones will be replacing Martin Goodman who will…
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Columbia Chamber Announces 2017-2018 Leadership Columbia Advisory Boards

Marshall Minton to Chair Leadership Columbia Advisory Board and Ryan Newton to Chair Leadership Columbia Alumni Association Board. COLUMBIA, S.C. – Leadership Columbia, a Columbia Chamber program for emerging and existing leaders, is pleased to announce the Leadership Columbia Advisory Board and the Leadership Columbia Alumni Association Board of 2017-2018. These groups of Leadership Columbia graduates…
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Survey: Small business optimism near record high

COLUMBIA, Dec. 12, 2017—Not since the roaring Reagan economy has small business optimism been as high as it was in November, according to the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Index of Small Business Optimism, released today. “We haven’t seen this kind of optimism in 34 years, and we’ve seen it only once in the…
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