Building on a need
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Building on a need

Zack Kelly helps custom homebuilders take care of business – so builders can build By Ellen Linnemann A longtime serial entrepreneur and successful insurance agent who currently owns an Allstate insurance agency in Charleston, Zack Kelly’s path to becoming a true visionary started while simply “sitting in” on a meeting at the request of a…

Looking up
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Looking up

Roel and Jennifer Harsta bring their vision for year-round fresh local produce and vertical farming to the Lowcountry By Ellen Linnemann The pandemic’s disruption on the supply chain was experienced in many ways, both worldwide and locally — including the pandemic’s impact on being able to secure fresh produce. So when local availability and local…

Communicating like a leader requires emotional intelligence
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Communicating like a leader requires emotional intelligence

By Nancy R. Burger  The former presidential speechwriter James C. Humes said, “The art of communication is the language of leadership.” Leaders set the vision for an organization and inspire followers to execute that vision by providing a clear and powerful message. Delivering that message effectively, however, requires more than slide decks and performance reports….

SCORE SC Lowcountry program supports minority-owned businesses
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SCORE SC Lowcountry program supports minority-owned businesses

How to make a difference in the Lowcountry By Karen Casey  Did you know that Hardeeville in Jasper County and Bluffton in Beaufort County are the top two fastest growing cities in South Carolina in 2022, per the American Community Survey by the US Census Bureau?  Our community is ethnically diverse and with its continued…