Meet the man behind it all, Reno Deaton. In 2019, Reno and the GDC launched The Platform at Greer as a strategic initiative to further promote entrepreneurship in Greer, SC. Since then, the Platform team has continued to expand and grow, helping entrepreneurs launch, take root, and realize their dreams in Greer.
Philippe created and now heads Michelin’s Customer Innovation Labs in North America, Europe, and Asia. The Labs work across all Michelin’s business lines to test and prepare new business opportunities to go to market.
Having an extensive background in finance and banking, Jim has been providing services to our community as the Market President of United Bank for the past 14 years. A Citadel graduate, Jim is very philanthropic, and he has also served as part of the leadership team for the Great Greer Chamber of Commerce.
With over 24 years of experience providing professional services in a variety of industries and international markets, Marshall has worked in market growth, risk management and assurance.
Currently, he is leading key accounts and directing the EY market growth for the state of S. Carolina.
Lori is an experienced Publisher with over 25 years of history working in the publishing industry. Her organization, Integrated Media Publishing, is the publisher of Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, Charleston Business Magazine and Palmetto Parent.
Lee has served as an elected member of the Greer City Council District 4 for nearly 12 years, in addition to a vibrant career in sales. He has worn all the proverbial business hats, developing new skills while operating a real estate brokerage, managing construction projects, serving as a city council member, acting as a business leader at our Chamber of Commerce.
We believe that entrepreneurship is critical for the future success and stability of Greer, and hope to be a resource for your business to launch and grow here! Take the first step: contact us and let's work together to reach your goals here in Greer.
111B S Main St, Greer, South Carolina 29650
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Saturday - Sunday: Closed