The MRB Group SmarterLocalGov team has decades of experience working in economic development across South Carolina in communities of all sizes, helping companies accelerate their pathway to success. We are experts in local and regional innovation ecosystems and provide value-added, actionable leadership on creating viable growth strategies and sustaining healthy organizations.

We can help your company build its team, navigate location considerations and incentives, build community relationships, access technical resources, understand market dynamics, and identify technical and funding resources for scale-up and growth. We are equipped with best-in-class data sources to understand industry trends, local supply chains, and market opportunities. And we can quantify the economic and fiscal impact of private sector projects on a community.

Behind SmarterLocalGov stands the rest of the MRB Group team: over 100 talented and multi-disciplined professionals including engineers, architects, planners, and consultants with specialized expertise in economic development strategic planning, implementation, and related advisement services. We have been in business for 90 years and have hundreds of clients across the United States.