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Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Student Entrepreneur’s Fly Fishing Business Plan Hooks National Award

Just 18 and still in in his first semester at the College of Charleston, freshman and South Carolina native Jesse Horine is already racking up accolades for his plan to create a lifestyle brand called SouthernFly.

15 October 2014 | 10:51 am Read More →
I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

I Want Your Job: Marketing and Promotions at Nashville Record Label

Emily Gallo ’12 created her own music business program. Flash forward two years and she’s applying her education at a successful Nashville record label.

10 September 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

I Want Your Job: Corporate Partnerships for Jacksonville Jaguars

Pate Clarson ’12 works hand-in-hand with NFL corporate sponsors like Publix, Pepsi and Bud Light to help brands create lasting impressions with fans throughout the year.

23 July 2014 | 10:00 am Read More →
Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

Alumna and Former Basketball Player Breaks into Fashion with Bow Ties

On the basketball court, Nikki Williams ’09 was a tough competitor. Now she’s putting that drive and her business degree to use in the fashion industry. Her Foreign Öbject fashion line includes bow ties worn by rappers and celebrities.

21 July 2014 | 4:02 pm Read More →
Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Do’s and Don’ts of Launching a Startup with Fidelity Network Founders

Zachary Hanson ’10 and Diogo Duarte ’08 launched Fidelity Network app, or FiNe, and offer tips for aspiring entrepreneurs. One tip: don’t schedule a meeting just to ask an investor for money.

18 July 2014 | 9:48 am Read More →
College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

College Alumnus Celebrates with San Antonio Spurs, 2014 NBA Champions

Kyle Jones ’11 is an account executive with the San Antonio Spurs. He attended all the home games, got to participate in Championship Parade, and will even get a championship ring.

17 July 2014 | 9:32 am Read More →
Alumni Harness Sun to Power Entrepreneurial Dream, Golf Cart Taxis

Alumni Harness Sun to Power Entrepreneurial Dream, Golf Cart Taxis

Three alumni have turned a business class project into a new taxi service that transports passengers on Folly Beach in solar-powered golf carts.

11 June 2014 | 9:15 am Read More →
Investment Program Earns Money While Students Earn Jobs

Investment Program Earns Money While Students Earn Jobs

School of Business students investing real money have outperformed the S&P 500. Read how these seniors are converting their investing savvy into jobs.

28 April 2014 | 9:34 am Read More →