June 14, 2021 (COLUMBIA, S.C.): EngenuitySC is pleased to release to the community Hot Takes, Cool Columbians — a series of short videos featuring Columbia’s young professionals sharing what they love about the region. While intended as a resource for recruiting young talent to the Midlands, the videos highlight local favorites and hidden gems that residents may also find interesting.
Six videos may be found at https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLkQ7WD00d45qKB4nad-24EiKsL0IBeCNu
“We know that our city is brimming with interesting opportunities and active, fun people — and we are excited to show off both. These videos are a tool that any Midlands-based company or organization can use when seeking to attract young, talented professionals to their company and our community,” says Meghan Hickman, executive director of EngenuitySC. “We are pleased to offer their use free of charge.”
Hot Takes, Cool Columbians videos are short interviews with a diverse set of professionals, each giving their “hot takes” on the best social opportunities, outdoor experiences, and local traditions Columbia has to offer.
Participating Cool Columbians include
James Bennett II, Nephron Pharmaceuticals
Jemimah Ekeh, One Columbia
Colin Griffin, Krumware
Andrew Herrington, Capgemini
Kayla Machado, 6AM City
Ashai Sumter, Sabria’s Closet
Governed by high-ranking regional leaders in education, government and business, EngenuitySC is a nonprofit that works to make the Columbia, S.C., region a standout choice for top talent and competitive companies. Structured as a neutral and independent project management team, EngenuitySC is known for achieving progress through partnerships using a unique, highly effective process. Whether it is equipping K-12 students with career-ready skills, elevating quality of life with the Midlands Business Leadership Group, or producing the Competitiveness Series and the annual Midlands Regional Competitiveness Report, EngenuitySC is a trusted force, working behind the scenes to build a community cultivated for living, working, playing and learning. Learn more at www.engenuitysc.com.
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