Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Entrepreneurship

Elizabeth Fisher, the owner of GlassEco, banks on local relationships By Ellen Linnemann GlassEco manufactures recycled glass countertops and other hard surfaces that are elegant, ecofriendly and unique reflections of personal style. Lowcountry residents and businesses have gravitated towards the sustainable...
Dog-lover Katie Konner turns her love of painting and pets into a business growing by leaps and bounds By Ellen Linnemann Katie Konner has been a dog lover all of her life, so much so that when it came time to...
Kevin Ryan, Co-Founder/CEO, Service Brewing Company By Ellen Linnemann Kevin Ryan’s life has always been about service. A West Point graduate, he spent eight years leading and training soldiers in Alaska and Colorado, going on to command two companies in Iraq.  After...
Sisters, Co-owners Adjust to Challenging Times By Ellen Linnemann    Family-owned for more than 25 years, designers and sisters Sarah and Lauren (who took over the business started by their mother) knew that although they were faced with a number of challenges...
By Sarah Clemmons It all began in a garage. It’s an origin story setting you’ve heard from Jobs, Wozniak, and Bezos. But this piece isn’t about bits and bytes but beads and bracelets, and the b-word that brings it all...
How making a better shower pan lead to overflowing growth. By Ellen Linnemann  2020 was an unpredictable year with truly unprecedented challenges for all businesses – and KBRS was no exception. The Hardeeville-based company was founded in 2005 to provide customers...
Confianza’s confidence in their business model stems from a management team with deep roots in the insurance industry. By Ellen Linnemann  Although many startups are launched by people just starting out in business, there’s a unique advantage to starting a company...
He’s flown jets at 43,000 feet as a pilot for Delta Air Elite, been a keyboard player in a touring rock band and, in 1999, founded the first company to use video streaming over the Internet for marketing research...