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S.C. Chamber Announces New Workshop for Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses

May 5, 2016

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Chamber today announced its partnership with Merrill Lynch and Hyper Growth Business Strategies to host the Scaling Up Business Growth Workshop in Charleston on Tuesday, May 17 at Charleston Southern University. Now an international workshop, this is the first ever Gazelles Scaling Up Business Growth Workshop to be held in South Carolina. Held over a daylong period, the workshop seeks to empower small businesses and entrepreneurs to accelerate profitable growth using a time-tested and results-driven methodology. Gazelles Coaches has empowered more than 20,000 executives and their leadership teams since its start.

President Ted Pitts said of the newly announced workshop: “The State Chamber prides itself on providing every opportunity for our small businesses and entrepreneurs to grow and succeed in South Carolina. Whether it is by advocating for business friendly policies at the Statehouse, facilitating b2b matchmaking like at our Salute to Small Business event, or providing a platform for our small business owners and entrepreneurs to learn how to grow, it is our mission to make South Carolina the best place in the country to start and grow a business.

“This partnership with Gazelles and the Scaling Up For Business Growth Workshop is another example of the State Chamber’s commitment to helping our small businesses in South Carolina. We are excited to be part of the first ever Gazelles workshop in South Carolina, and look forward to continuing to find ways to facilitate opportunities for business in South Carolina.”

Who should attend: Those interested in amplifying their success and scaling up their businesses via a proven course trajectory. Lifelong learners and leaders. To maximize results and return on investment, we encourage leaders and senior teams to attend together. Led by Gazelles International Certified coach, Billie Attaway, this workshop introduces attendees to the power of the Four Decision framework. Please, reach out to us if you have any questions regarding our process or are interested in exploring a coaching relationship.

The coach and successful entrepreneur: Billie Attaway: A Charleston resident for 38 years, Billie has grown two companies, the first in the personnel industry which grew 2,700% in five years and won the Entrepreneur of the Year award; the second company, in the Telecom industry, grew over 1200% in six years and placed on the Inc. 500 twice. Billie learned Scaling up from Verne Harnish at the Birthing of Giants and used these same concepts and tools to grow his company.

When and Where:
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Charleston Southern University
Whitfield Executive Center
9200 University Blvd
Charleston, South Carolina


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