Columbia, SC

Current Organizers

Gregory Hilton

Startup junky, ideas guy and student of growth who loves big ideas, passionate people and going against the grain. He's the Managing Partner for Evolution, a growth strategies shop focused on helping early stage companies scale their businesses and existing companies rediscover growth. When he's not growing stuff or bouncing off the walls, he's hanging out with a crazy group of highly talented designers and developers at SOCO, Inc building an incredible creative industry in downtown Columbia, SC.

David He

Technology geek, health nut, dog lover, and entrepreneur, David He is the founder of moHelp. During his down time, David enjoys spending time in nature, trying new food recipes, and dreaming up ways to make the world better.

Thaddeus Jones

Thaddeus is an entrepreneur, filmmaker and writer from the little town of Hampton South Carolina. Thaddeus is a creative that loves to learn and share his knowledge and experiences.

Andrena King

Seasoned Global Career Development Facilitator with over 6 years of Career Development, Coaching and Mentoring experience. Proficient in resume development, job placement techniques and career programming facilitation.

Heather Curtis

Heather Curtis is the Public Relations Director for Soda City. As a member of Leadership Columbia Class of 2017 and the Junior League of Columbia, Heather is always looking for ways to expand her tribe and help improve our city.

Sergio Aparicio

Sergio is a creative thinker who believes that entrepreneurism is the most sustainable resource for economic growth. He has extensive experience in Economic Development. He is a world traveler and is originally from South America.

T K Bradford

Mr. Bradford has over 25 years of successful experience in Business Mgmt., Business Consulting, and Marketing. Mr. Bradford is President of The Bradford Group of Companies, LLC. with offices in Pittsburgh PA and Columbia SC.

Kasie Whitener

Dr. Kasie Whitener is a writer, educator, and President of Clemson Road Creative. She writes for the South Carolina Writers' Association and Columbia Business Monthly, consults for Bpeace, and co-organizes 1 Million Cups.