Thanks for stopping by The Platform at Greer, a program located in the heart of Greer, SC designed to promote a culture of entrepreneurship and help local business owners thrive. Join us as we work to make Greer, SC the most business friendly place in the Upstate!
IGNITE Greer aims to empower business owners with the tools and resources to break down barriers and build meaningful connections. Whether your idea is still on a post-it note or your business is thriving, we invite you to join us at The Davenport on the fourth Wednesday of every month. (8:30a-9:30a w/ coffee provided).
The Platform at Greer Bootcamp is a 2-day immersive program in the heart of Greer that will take your business to the next level.
This is not a run-of-the-mill class, workshop, or seminar, but a fast-paced intensive that has consistently been described by participants as one of the best things they have ever done for themselves or their business.
The Platform at Greer Business Summit is a curated experience designed to bring business owners, entrepreneurs, and corporate leaders together. Connect with others, get business insights, and hear about what it looks like for businesses to launch, take root, and realize their dreams in Greer.
Much like the train platform at the Depot for the old P&N Railroad in historic downtown Greer was the beginning and the destination for so many residents of Greer and employees in Greer’s thriving economy, The Platform at Greer represents both the beginning of your journey as well as the final destination for growing your enterprise.
The Platform at Greer is designed to help strengthen businesses in Greer and grow a culture of entrepreneurship. We have had great success in Greer as a result of major projects like BMW’s manufacturing facility, GSP International Airport, and the Greer Inland Port. Our next step is to become the community of choice for entrepreneurs looking to follow their dreams by starting their own business and for developing businesses hoping to find support, access to capital, and a sense of community.
In addition to offering connections to city leaders and corporate leaders throughout the community, the Platform at Greer currently has 3 main offerings that we have developed to support you: Ignite Greer, The Platform at Greer Business Bootcamp, and The Platform at Greer Summit. Ultimately, everything we do as a the Platform community is part of a greater effort to make Greer, SC the most business friendly place in the Upstate! We can’t wait to partner with you and take Greer, its business community, and its entrepreneurs to the next level – All Aboard!!!
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The Platform at Greer is a strategic initiative of the Greer Development Corporation (GDC). GDC’s mission is to be a catalyst for sustainable economic growth in Greer. Our work focuses on increasing the wealth-creating opportunities in the Greer community that drive higher wages and a better quality of life for one of South Carolina’s truly remarkable communities. We are a resource to help you start a business, relocate your business to the area, or expand your existing operations. Whether you're looking for specific answers or just getting to know the area, we are happy to connect with you.