Entrepreneur Minute – Chris Manley, Engenius

May 10, 2023

The Who’s on the Move, Entrepreneur Minute is an interview in support of the undeniable impact that entrepreneurs have on our communities. We will be highlighting 20 entrepreneurs in each of our markets (Columbia, Greenville and Charleston) with a short video as well as a full audio version of the conversation on our WhosOnTheMove SC podcast. You will see a diverse group of entrepreneurs and we will be exploring the theme of overcoming obstacles.

We would like to thank our sponsors of this video series:


Chris Manley, CEO & Co-founder, Engenius

Engenius Web Design + Digital Marketing is based in Greenville, SC and is a specialty, full-service digital marketing agency implementing cutting-edge web design and advanced content strategies for businesses and organizations across all industries. Engenius’ experienced digital marketers, web designers, programmers, content creators, and social media specialists have designed effective user experiences by utilizing strategic website solutions backed by modern SEO techniques and creative digital marketing strategies.

Chris Manley co-founded Engenius during the 2008 recession with a vision of building a company that equally valued employees, clients, and the community at large. In the company’s 15th year, Engenius serves over 190 clients, many of whom are small businesses in SC, and has maintained a client retention rate in excess of 98% year over year since its inception.

Supporting the community is at the center of Engenius’ philosophy too, and it has a long-running “Website Grant Program” that assists local nonprofits with their online and digital marketing needs. Chris also founded Rebuild Upstate in 2006, a successful nonprofit dedicated to repairing the homes of low-income neighbors and ensuring they live in safe, healthy homes. Chris served as President/CEO of Rebuild until 2022, and today, he is an executive advisor for Rebuild and an active board member.

Learn more at engeniusweb.com, and follow the company on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn at @engeniusweb.