South Carolina Business Review

Mon-Fri, 7:51 am

The South Carolina Business Review, with host Mike Switzer, focuses on news from South Carolina's business community with interviews of many small business owners and business leaders from around the state. South Carolina's nonprofits, including its colleges and universities are also regularly featured on the program, as well as many of the state's small business support organizations. 

S.C. Business Review Archive 1 (June 2011- September 2014)

S.C. Business Review Archive 2 (PDF; February 2003 - May  2011)

DISCLAIMER: The views and opinions expressed on The South Carolina Business Review are their own and are not necessarily those of South Carolina Public Radio.

Start-up companies face many challenges, a lot of which are financial.  One such obstacle can be the ability to afford to pay an attorney for things like incorporation, patents, etc.  Our next guest’s law firm though, recently rolled out a new program entitled Palmetto Propeller which is designed to provide free legal work to qualified entrepreneurial projects.

Five years ago, the final major professional golf tournament of the year, the PGA Championship, was held for the first time in South Carolina, at Kiawah Island.  This year, it will be at another first-time venue, Quail Hollow Club, just across the border in Charlotte, NC.  Which means once again, a huge economic impact for our state from the game of golf.

Mike Switzer interviews Jason Mengel, tournament director for the 2017 PGA Championship.

Andrea Mensink
Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio

On Monday, August 21, for the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will traverse the entire continental United States.  After entering through Oregon and making its way across the Midwest, the greater Columbia, S.C.

Allen Gillespie
Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio

By now, most people have heard of bitcoins.  They sort of dropped out of the news for a while but have reappeared recently when some hackers have demanded ransom payments in bitcoin.  Our next guest says that bitcoin is not only still going strong, but other crypto-currencies have emerged as well, and are even showing up in stock IPOs.

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.