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Carl Borick, Director of The Charleston Museum

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Founded in 1773 and commonly regarded as “America’s First Museum,” The Charleston Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The Museum’s collections now represent the most comprehensive…

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Dr. Matt Gevaert, Founder and CEO of Kiyatec

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Kiyatec is a private company prioritizing the accurate ex vivo prediction of patients’ response to cancer drug treatment.  The future of clinical cancer diagnostics is to provide more accurate prediction of patient-specific…

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Posted in: lowcountrybizsc, midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: podcast

Jack Pringle – Data Security

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts.     Thanks to our Sponsor:     Jack Pringle is the leader of the data security team at Adams and Reese.  He advises clients on the retention, collection, management, and production of electronically stored information and assists…

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Julie Accetta, Meals on Wheels Greenville

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:       Meals on Wheels of Greenville delivers a hot meal Monday through Friday to nearly 1,500 homebound residents of Greenville County who have no means to prepare a nutritious meal for themselves…

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Reba Campbell, Deputy Executive Director, The Municipal Association of South Carolina

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts.   Thanks to our Sponsor:       Formed in 1939, the Municipal Association of South Carolina represents and serves the state’s 270 incorporated municipalities. They offer training to elected officials on effective governance. They help cities become “entrepreneur-ready”.…

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Nancy Ogburn, President of Tomato Palms

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. . Thanks to our Sponsor:   .     You have to love a company that has as its mission: zero waste to landfill.  Nancy Ogburn is the 2014 Small Business Administration Small Business Person of the Year…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: business-services, podcast

Richard Bradshaw, President, Specialized Lending, United Community Bank

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   By implementing several new rules that reduce or eliminate some of the restrictions on its most popular loan programs, the SBA recently made it easier for small businesses to secure loans. And, with the…

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Posted in: upstatebizsc   Category: banking-and-finance, podcast

Bill Cronin, Executive Director, American Red Cross, Central SC Chapter

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsor:   The American Red Cross is well known for its blood drives and disaster recovery.  It is less known for its work with the military and for helping out with local disasters such as…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: non-profit, podcast

Melanie Huggins, Executive Director of the Richland Library

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsor:     What does it take to be a truly great library system? What is the future of information? In November of 2013, the voters of Richland County approved $59 million bond funds to…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: government, non-profit, podcast

Scott Middleton, CEO of Agapé Senior

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   It’s a big deal when any company chooses to locate its corporate headquarters on Main St. in Columbia.  When it’s Agapé, it’s a HUGE deal. But Scott Middleton has not just located his…

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Chris Manley, Co-founder and Managing Partner of Engenius

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   Chris Manley is a native of the Upstate, the leader of a nonprofit (ReWiGo), and was the SBA’s 2013 S.C. Young Entrepreneur of the Year. [vimeo url=”http://vimeo.com/98827176″]

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Posted in: midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: marketing-and-communications, podcast

Joe Taylor, Southland Capital Partners

 

  MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   In early May 2014, a new merchant bank and advisory firm was created to serve the private equity market in South Carolina. The firm, Southland Capital Partners, has some very familiar names…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: banking-and-finance, podcast

Stephanie Jones, Supervisor of Corporate Philanthropy and Community Affairs, SCE&G

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   What role does SCE&G see itself playing in the local communities it serves?  How do they give back to local communities? Its employees are at the core of their giving efforts.  They volunteer…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: energy, philanthropy, podcast

Jamie Prince, Founder of Flourish

 

UpstateBizSC Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:       Flourish specializes in providing an integrated suite of strategic communications solutions designed to reach and impact your customers and prospective clients.  Flourish analyzes a client’s business, goals and current communications practices and…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: marketing-and-communications, podcast

David Wyatt, Entrepreneur, Lawyer

 

UpstateBizSC Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     David Wyatt is a Greenville attorney, NFL agent and entrepreneur. He was behind the College All Star Bowl, which aired nationwide on CBS Sports, and is already planning the 2015 game.  …

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Posted in: midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: law, podcast, sports

Cal Watson, President of the South Carolina Bar

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Earlier this month, Cal Watson, Member at the Columbia law firm Sowell Gray, took over the reigns as president of the South Carolina Bar.  Watson has served on the South Carolina Bar’s…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: law, non-profit, podcast

Cal Watson, President of the South Carolina Bar

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Earlier this month, Cal Watson, Member at the Columbia law firm Sowell Gray, took over the reigns as president of the South Carolina Bar.  Watson has served on the South Carolina Bar’s…

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Posted in: lowcountrybizsc, midlandsbiz, upstatebizsc   Category: law, non-profit, podcast

Joey Ryan, Owner of Xiao Bao Biscuit

 

  Xiao Bao Biscuit 224 Rutledge Avenue Charleston, South Carolina   This Charleston restaurant was built in a converted gas station and serves awesome Asian cuisine. Owner Joey Ryan talks about Xiao Bao Biscuit.   [vimeo url=”https://vimeo.com/81599048″]

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Posted in: lowcountrybizsc   Category: podcast

Jamey Arthur, Vinyet Architecture

 

  Vinyet Architecture is an architectural firm that has recently expanded into the Charleston, SC market. It is primarily building new, custom residential homes in the area.   [vimeo url=”http://vimeo.com/85693800″]

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Posted in: lowcountrybizsc   Category: architecture, podcast

Patrick Bryant, the Harbor Accelerator

 

    Patrick Bryant and John Osborne, co-founder of the Harbor Accelerator program for entrepreneurs in Charleston, SC. A fourteen week intensive program to launch new companies. [vimeo url=”http://vimeo.com/85178445″]

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Jim Powell, Executive Director, Home Works of America

 

  MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Since Home Works began in 1996, more than 30,000 volunteers have joined to repair homes of and bring hope to more than 1,900 homeowners, typically individuals retired or disabled and living…

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Jim Powell, Executive Director, Home Works of America

 

  MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Since Home Works began in 1996, more than 30,000 volunteers have joined to repair homes of and bring hope to more than 1,900 homeowners, typically individuals retired or disabled and living…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: non-profit, podcast

Rutledge Livingston, Lake Keowee

 

  MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:   Rutledge Livingston is the Director of Sales at The Reserve at Lake Keowee, a Greenwood property.  Greenwood Communities and Resorts has created some of the most acclaimed resorts and private communities in the…

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Posted in: upstatebizsc   Category: podcast, residential-real-estate

Meghan Hughes, Executive Director of Engenuity

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Meet the new Executive Director of EngenuitySC, Meghan Hughes!  With a vision grow the South Carolina Midlands’ knowledge-based economy, EngenuitySC is focused on promoting this region in five critical areas – entrepreneurship,…

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Posted in: midlandsbiz   Category: hi-tech-information-tech, podcast

Tammy Johnson, Owner of Liquid Catering

 

  MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economy and theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors:     Tammy Johnson is the owner of Liquid Catering which she launched in January 2011. She is the entrepreneur behind the Old Cigar Warehouse. She is an active volunteer. She is a…

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Will Bruce, Owner of Spruce

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economy and theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors:       In early March, Palmetto Window Cleaning, LLC, a residential and commercial cleaning and maintenance services company based in Greenville, S.C., and Spruce, a residential/commercial cleaning and maintenance service and solutions company…

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JoAnn Turnquist, Midlands Gives on May 6

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: On May 6, 2014, Central Carolina Community Foundation will present the Midlands’ first regional day of giving. Midlands Gives will bring the region together as one community, raising as much money and awareness as possible for Midlands nonprofits…

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Kim Jamieson, Bill Ellen, Columbia SC 63

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: A year ago, Columbia joined other Southeastern cities to commemorate the 50 year anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement. This Friday, March 14, Columbia SC 63 will unveil permanent reminders along Columbia’s Main Street…

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Tom Lawhead, Author of “Take This Life And Love It

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Irmo native and Irmo High School graduate Tom Lawhead has released a new book entitled “Take This Life And Love It”. Lawhead retired from banking at the age of 39 after a 17 year…

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Tom Lawhead, Author of “Take This Life And Love It

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Irmo native and Irmo High School graduate Tom Lawhead has released a new book entitled “Take This Life And Love It”. Lawhead retired from banking at the age of 39 after a 17 year…

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Skot Garrick, Harvest Hope Food Bank

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Harvest Hope began in 1981 as the result of a shared vision of business leaders and the faith community who set out to provide for the hungry in Columbia. Since then Harvest Hope has…

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Skot Garrick, Harvest Hope Food Bank

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Harvest Hope began in 1981 as the result of a shared vision of business leaders and the faith community who set out to provide for the hungry in Columbia. Since then Harvest Hope has…

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A Conversation with Larry Hembree, Executive Director of Trustus Theatre

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership inGiving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, theKnowledge Economyand theArts. Thanks to our Sponsors: COLUMBIA, SC October 29, 2013 The Executive Director of Trustus Theatre in Columbia, SC invited me down for a tour of the theater and to talk about the exciting 2013 season. Started in a…

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The Curtiss-Wright Hangar, Columbia, SC

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Ed Garrison, Scott Linaberry and Krisdee Foster, developers of the Curtiss-Wright Hangar in Columbia, SC, talk about their plans to preserve and renovate this incredible piece of Columbia’s aviation and…

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Shannon Pierce, Founder of CareCam Health Systems

 

CareCam Health Systems is a leader in patient-driven chronic care management system that incorporates video to drive superior outcomes and reduce costs for health plans.     CareCam from MidlandsBiz on Vimeo.

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Posted in: upstatebizsc   Category: hi-tech-information-tech, podcast

Jon Dukes, Owner, Lake Murray Boat Club

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. Thanks to our Sponsors: Jon Dukes, Owner, Lake Murray Boat Club June 18, 2013 Owner and entrepreneur Jon Dukes has been getting people out on thewater to have fun for the past seven years.…

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Ken Carey, Owner, LocalHappiness.net

 

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts.   Thanks to our Sponsors:   Ken Carey, Owner, LocalHappiness.net April 2, 2013 Columbia, SC Are you looking to raise money for your local organization – church, non-profit, school etc?  Would you like to…

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