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Veteran Small Business Matchmaker Workshop with SBA

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)  presents the Veterans Small BusinessWorkshop This free workshop will connect small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs with a variety of business thought-leaders through a series of roundtable mentoring sessions. Although the event is targeted to veterans and  entrepreneurs, everyone is welcome to attend. What:  SBA Veterans Small Business Workshop Where: Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce 930 Richland Street in Columbia…
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Richard Gregg White Named New SBA South Carolina District Director

South Carolina-Gregg White has been named District Director for the South Carolina’s United States Small Business Administration (SBA) located in Columbia, South Carolina by the SBA National Office. Previously White was the Deputy District Director for the district. He has also served as a Program Director and Team Leader for USDA/Rural Development for South Carolina…
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Lexington Network of Female Executives celebrate 25 years

[caption id="attachment_11543" align="alignnone" width="2325"] LNFE[/caption] Lexington Network of Female Executives (LNFE) is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its founding. LNFE was established in the fall of 1992 by eleven female business owners who discovered that no executive women’s group existed in Lexington. These charter members sought to promote the interest of women who are in…
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26th Annual ‘I Believe Anita Hill!’ Networking Event in Columbia

The 26th annual “I Believe Anita Hill!” networking event will be held Thursday, Oct. 12, in Columbia, to once again encourage women and men to stand up and speak out for justice and equality. This year, the 75 hosts will introduce a new initiative, “Connecting Community.” The hosts, who are S.C. professional women and activists,…
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SC Launch Announces New Board Member

Marshall Joins Board of Directors Summerville, S.C. - SC Launch, Inc. announces the appointment of Andrea Marshall to the SC Launch Board of Directors. The SC Launch program is SCRA's entrepreneurial platform that provides mentoring, grants and investments to qualified, South Carolina companies in the Advanced Materials/Manufacturing, Information Technology and Life Sciences industries. Andrea H.…
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2nd Annual Executive Summit

Growing with Purpose: How to Grow Your Business the Right Way ERG Payroll & HR announces Second Annual Executive Summit Columbia, SC, September 20, 2017: ERG Payroll & HR has announced the Second Annual Executive Summit, which is taking place this October 13th. The theme of this year’s event is “Growing With Purpose: How to…
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Leadership South Carolina welcomes largest class in program history

[caption id="attachment_11491" align="alignnone" width="640"] Members of the Leadership South Carolina Class of 2018 participate on the Field Leadership Course at the McCrady Army National Guard Training Center in Eastover, S.C. on Sept. 7, 2018. The largest class in the history of the renowned statewide leadership program began 10 months of leadership training this month. Photo…
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VentureSouth Investing at Record Pace in the Carolinas

VentureSouth continues to invest at a record pace in early stage companies. This year the firm has already invested $2.6 million in 13 companies across the Southeast. The group has added four new portfolio companies ProAxion, ProctorFree, TiO Home, and UVision, as well as additional growth capital to their existing portfolio companies Atlas Organics, KIYATEC,…
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