Upstate Entrepreneur Ecosystem

    Supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses for a competitive Upstate economy

    Upstate Entrepreneur Ecosystem

    Who: Network of professionals that support the growth and development of the Upstate’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

    What: Convene to network, learn, and share effective strategies to grow the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Upstate

    Launch of Start-Grow Upstate

    Watch this recording of the Start-Grow Upstate website launch to see all of the resources available to entrepreneurs and small businesses in the Upstate and how best to search the site.



    Wednesday, April 26, 2023 | UEE Meeting – “Impact Networks: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem” with guest speaker, author David Ehrlichman. Click here for the presentation

    Thursday, January 26, 2023 | UEE Workshop & Reception – Update on Human Resource Laws & Regulations/Reception for incoming UEE facilitator Craig Scharton. Click here for the recap. Click here for the presentation.

    Tuesday, June 21, 2022 | UEE Quarterly Connector. Click here for the recap. Click here to view presentation.  

    Tuesday, May 3, 2022 | UEE Partner Workshop – The Story Behind the Numbers – Translating the Numbers into Financial Goals with Piedmont SCORE – recap, video, and presentation

    Tuesday, April 5, 2022 | UEE Partner Workshop – Numbers Don’t Lie – Organizing the Numbers with Earl Gregorich of SC Small Business Development Center – recap, video, and presentation

    Wednesday, March 16 | UEE Meetingrecap, video, and presentation.

    Tuesday, March 1 | UEE Partner Workshop – Show Me the Paper Trail! Identifying Important Financial Data with Ana Parra of Community Works Women’s Business Center – recap, video and presentation

    Click here to find hundreds of resources to start and grow your small business!