VIEWPOINT: Skyrocketing Rents Changing the Local Business Landscape

Nov 28, 2016

The following is reposted from the Charleston Regional Business Journal (Jan 9 – 22, 2017; Volume 23, No. 1): The rising cost of housing regularly grabs local headlines these days, and the subsequent impact to our citizens is the subject of frequent articles, forums, cocktail party conversations and… Read More

A time to be grateful

Nov 16, 2016

I can think of no better time for us to all be still, for just a moment, to take stock of all that we have to be grateful for. Even in times that seem so uncertain, where many are feeling unheard and those who have been disenfranchised for… Read More

Lowcountry Local First wins national growth accelerator contest

Nov 10, 2016

Lowcountry Local First awarded $50,000 to fill gaps in Charleston’s entrepreneurial ecosystem Charleston, SC (November 10, 2016) — Local Works, Lowcountry Local First’s open-sector coworking space for entrepreneurs and start-ups, has received $50,000 for being a winner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)’s annual Growth Accelerator Fund… Read More