Entrepreneur Resources

 

SC Launch!

Offers qualifying companies commercialization support and guidance, and up to $200K in seed funding.

NEXT

An entrepreneurial resource collaborative supporting technology entrepreneurs in the Upstate of South Carolina through concierge services, infrastructure development and public advocacy.

Arthur M. Spiro Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership at Clemson University

The Spiro Institute supports educational, research, and outreach programs that promote entrepreneurial activity and economic development of the region, state, and nation.  It focuses on wealth creation through entrepreneurial activity by assisting investors and entrepreneurs with market analyses, business planning, and mentoring programs.

GSATC

Provides monthly meetings, weekly newsletters, after hours networking, business development and best practices training to over 11,000 subscribers and technology entrepreneurs.

Appalachian Development Corporation

A nonprofit economic development corporation making business loans in the six counties of Upstate South Carolina.

Small Business Development Center

Provides consulting services to small and medium enterprises through more than 15 locations across the state.

Michelin Development

Michelin Development provides low interest loans and access to our considerable business expertise to create quality sustainable jobs and promote economic growth.

Piedmont SCORE

40 volunteers committed to helping entrepreneurs start a new business, or build up an existing business. Part of a national network of volunteers who can help you build your dream.