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August 16, 2022

New GVL Starts Cohort Gets Started on August 25

A mother-daughter duo, e-sports gaming fanatic, a green laundry service provider, and the creator of an online sneaker marketplace are among a group of diverse founders who will dive into the GVL Starts program on August 25.

Michelle Willis
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August 11, 2022

Teamwork = Dreamwork for City's New Entertainment District

District 356 outside the Greenville Drive stadium will host community events, live music, and pop-up markets.

Michelle Willis
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June 24, 2022

Top Bioengineering Talent Solving Real World Problems

Clemson University's Bioengineering Department attracts top talent from around the world. "One of the reasons I chose bioengineering was because I feel like everything that we do, we can see the direct impact it has on people's lives," said Lauren Davis, Clemson Bioengineering graduate.

Michelle Willis
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June 22, 2022

Life Science Innovators Changing Lives from Greenville

“...Life Sciences is our state's fastest growing industry -- faster than automotive, faster than logistics, faster than aerospace or agricultural.”

- Mark Farris, President and CEO of the Greenville Area Development Corporation

Michelle Willis
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May 16, 2022

A "Heart-to-Heart" with Social Entrepreneur David White

“If someone wants to change the world, if they say, ‘This is my platform: to make life better for everyone in my industry and my area of interest…I would love to help that person,’ and so would all of us who are entrepreneurs.” --David White, Fostering Great Ideas founder

Ashley Minelli
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April 18, 2022

A Week of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Greenville is still buzzing from the first annual #StartupGVL Week. The week-long celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation was a coordinated effort between the City of Greenville and some of its partners in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

NEW: Photo galleries and videos added for events!!!

Michelle Willis
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April 1, 2022

Meet the Visionaries Behind a Newly Renovated Art Haven

“I have always been an entrepreneur at heart. Always thinking of the next big idea, and how we could find areas of opportunity that would prove financially beneficial while servicing the community.”

-Eric Skoloff

Ashley Minelli
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March 29, 2022

Celebrating Entrepreneurship in Greenville

“Startup Weeks are a blast, and there's really no better rallying cry for a region than when we all come out and play together.”

-NEXT Upstate Executive Director, Eric Weissmann

Michelle Willis
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