Business & Finance

John Warner

A weekly update of the entrepreneurial activity in South Carolina.

Mike Switzer interviews John Warner is co-founder of Concepts to Companies and founder of the Swampfox Facebook page, based in Greenville, S.C.

Dale McCants
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Nanotechnology applications for the real world continue to emerge from research being done at the University of South Carolina.  We recently came across one that began at USC’s mechanical engineering department involving a nanofluid that may bring significant reductions to commercial heating and cooling costs.

Mike Switzer interviews Dale McCants, co-founder of Ice Dragon Cooling in Columbia, SC.

While healthcare has certainly been a popular topic lately, mental healthcare sometimes takes a back seat.  But in Upstate South Carolina, a young technology company is receiving some recognition for their mental health training services and their efforts to bring assistance to those suffering from mental health disorders and stress.

Mike Switzer interviews Robyn Hussa Farrell, CEO of Sharpen, located in the GreenHouse Business Incubator at the University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg, SC.

Lynn Bailey
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As most of us are aware, the nation’s healthcare insurance system is still filled with unknowns.  But the Republican-controlled Congress continues to present proposals so where are we now and what does the latest mean for South Carolina?

Mike Switzer interviews Lynn Bailey, a healthcare economist in Columbia, SC.

Money and Marriage

Jul 18, 2017

Summertime is primetime for weddings and our next guest says that oftentimes, the subject of money is not discussed nearly enough when planning not only the nuptials themselves, but life going forward as a married couple.

Mike Switzer interviews Bryan Ballentine, a certified financial planner in Greenville, SC.