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 $30K PowerUp Competition Gives SC Businesses a Chance for Cash Infusion

Just about every fledgling business could use a little help, especially financial aid, getting off the ground, and The $30K PowerUp: A South Carolina StartUp Competition will provide much-needed cash infusions to three Palmetto State businesses.

Integrated Media Publishing (publisher of Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine) in partnership with Erik Weir are hosting the inaugural Entrepreneurial StartUp Series and Competition. 

The top finisher will win $15,000. Second place earns $10,000, and the third-place winner will receive $5,000.

Judging will be based on judges' scores along with social media votes.

Three companies will be selected to be featured in all three magazines each month from April until September 2024.

To apply, fill out the form at
by May 15th, 2024

South Carolina Best in Business


This is the inaugural year of the SC Best in Business awards. We look forward to recognizing companies and individuals from around the state that bring success to South Carolina's business community.

2024 honorees will receive the following benefits:

  • Media exposure
  • Each winner will be featured in the December issue of Greenville, Columbia and Charleston Business magazines.
  • 1 year subscription to Greenville, Columbia, or Charleston magazine. The state's leading business publications.
  • Improve employee morale.
  • Great way to celebrate your employees dedication and hard work.

Voting Period starts September 2nd. Click Here.

Winners will be announced in the December issue of Greenville Business MagazineColumbia Business Monthly and Charleston Business Magazine.

SC Top Workplaces (Nominate Now)


Attract 'perfect-fit talent! Be a Top Workplace

Assess, reward and improve: The results from the Top Workplaces survey can help assess the health of companies. They validate achievements, reveal problem areas and set a foundation for new goals.

Boost recruiting: Attract and retain the best talent. Employees want to work at companies recognized as leaders that operate by a strong set of values.

Raise the business profile: The Top Workplaces logo on company materials and websites helps spread the word about successful work environments. Customers and business partners will take notice. That awareness can help create new business opportunities, too.

Earn public recognition: Achievements are recognized by Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly and Charleston Business Magazine.

“Top Workplaces is more than just recognition,” said Doug Claffey, CEO of Energage. “Our research shows organizations that earn the award attract better talent, experience lower turnover, and are better equipped to deliver bottom-line results. Their leaders prioritize and carefully craft a healthy workplace culture that supports employee engagement.”

To participate, go to or call (864) 501-9699. DEADLINE is November 29th, 2024

SC Women in Business



Nominations are now being accepted for SC Women in Business. This is an annual event to celebrate women across South Carolina in different industries across our state. The categories include: Energy, Finance, Health Care, Real Estate, Professional Services, Law, Hospitality, Non-profit/Government, Manufacturing, Construction, Technology, Education and Women to Watch

Click Here to Nominate SC Women in Business Award Deadline is April 5th, 2024.

Best and Brightest, 35 & Under

Each September Greenville Business Magazine  honors outstanding young leaders for their professional and community contributions.  Nominate a deserving young profession today!
Click here to Nominate by April 30th,  2024Best and Brightest, 35 & Under

Greenville Business Magazine 50 Most Influential 


Nominations are now being accepted for 50 most Influential. If you have a person you think we should consider on the list this year for the economic impact they have had in our community let us know. Our editorial staff will review all nominations. Click here to Nominate Deadline is October 3rd, 2024.

Click Here to Nominate for 2024 50 Most Influential 
Will be published in January 2025



South Carolina's Fastest Growing Companies competition is the Annual ranking of the Palmetto State's 50 most dynamic and successful companies. This event is presented by The Capital Corporation and Co-sponsored by Integrated Media Publishing (publisher of Greenville Business Magazine,Columbia Business Monthly and Charleston Business Magazine), Wells Fargo, Nelson Mullins and Prisma. The event recognizes an exceptional and diverse assembly of businesses from across the state among its Top 50 winners. 

Now in its 22nd year, this competition recognizes the achievements of top-performing private and publicly-owned companies that have contributed to South Carolina's economy through exceptional increases in revenues and employment. 

This established and well-respected list provides the winning companies with increased media attention, new business prospects and networking opportunities with other "best of breed" companies in the state. 

To Nominate  for 2024 click here: NOMINATE SC Fastest Growing Companies
Deadline April 30th, 2024