LAUNCH AND LEARN EVENTS

These 45-minute sessions are hosted with our Resource Partner Network to provide a casual learning environment as well as a structured lesson plan. The sessions will cover a variety of topics of interest to startups, such as incorporation, general legal issues, pro forma, general accounting, sales and marketing strategies, fundraising, etc.

UPCOMING EVENTS

PAST EVENTS

What’s it Worth? Determining the Value of your Company

Hosted by Emmett Moore, CPA, CFA with Practical Growth Advisors

If I Build It, Will They Come? Design Thinking for Startups

Hosted by Marc Bolick, Greenville based Design Thinkers Group

Blockchain Basics: Money, Cryptocurrency, and Blockchain

Hosted by Dr. Gordon Jones, UofSC

SC LAUNCH SUMMIT 2020

SC Launch Company Awards 2020

Each year SC Launch recognizes companies that have exceeded expectations by presenting them with awards. This year’s awards are Company of the Year Award and Billboard Award.

This year’s Company of the Year Award is presented to ENGAGE Talent/Workforce Logiq!
Some of the qualities of the Company of the Year Award are being broad, with a global reach, focusing on excellence, having a strong brand differentiation, and most importantly, having a unique product or service, that is readily adoptable.

This year’s Billboard Award is presented to Boyd Cycling!
Qualities of the Billboard Awardee are introducing a breakthrough innovation with significant market impact, managing its innovative product or service and earning competitive distinction, and the ability to scale and grow in South Carolina.

Congratulations to both of these companies on receiving these well-deserved awards!

The awards were announced during the SC Launch Virtual Summit 2020.

Watch: Keynote Speaker Panel ‘Hindsight is 20/20’ and Company Awards

Portfolio company panel discussed hindsight & foresight through their entrepreneur journey. Keynote panel moderated by Lee MacIlwinen, SC Launch SCL Investment Manager.

  • Harold Hughes, CEO of BandWagonFanClub, Inc.
  • Julie Moreland, CEO of Vizbii Technologies, Inc.
  • Ryan Heafy, COO of 6AM City, LLC
  • Bill West, CEO of Ellipsis Technologies, Inc.
  • Laura Boccanfuso, CEO of Vän Robotics, Inc.

OUR RESOURCE PARTNER NETWORK

SCRA’S Resource Partner and Executive Advisor network fosters business collaboration, connects executive mentors and provides meaningful support in key business areas.

VIEW A LIST OF ALL PARTNERS