1 MILLION CUPS (1MC) Columbia, SC

A weekly event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Columbia. The coffee is highly encouraged.

1 Million Cups Columbia is a safe space, a hub for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs. Come to learn, grow, and connect. Be a part of the thriving community every Wednesday at 9 a.m. at NOMA Warehouse located at 2222 Sumter St. Our first meeting in person starts August 18th, 2021

Parking Details

Available on Sumter and Indah Parking Lot Noma Warehouse - First meeting is August 18
Display 1mc chris heivly final draft

ATTENTION: We will meet Wednesday, August 18th at NOMA Warehouse

Join us on Wednesday, August 18th at 1 Million Cups, Columbia’s wildly popular “Made It” Session, and hear from Chris Heivly, the Co-founder of MapQuest who later sold it to AOL for $1.2 billion. He is a serial entrepreneur and early-stage investor with company-building experience from $0 to $25M. He has been an executive at five software companies. He was a one of two managing directors of The Startup Factory, a seed investment fund making 10 to 14 new investments per year. Additionally, is the Startup Community SVP for Techstars and the author of Build The Fort. Join us to hear Chris Heivly’s inspiring story and journey as an entrepreneur. Meet us at NOMA Warehouse 2222 Sumter St. at 9:00 AM.

Community Organizers

View Previous Organizers

The organizers are independent licensees of the 1 Million Cups trade name and are not affiliated with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation ("Kauffman"). All information, views, opinions and commentaries presented herein are those of the organizers and not those of Kauffman.

Community Sponsors

Connect With Our Community