New Director Named to the Pickens Innovation Center is a Clemson University Technology Villages
Published: August 31, 2015
The Pickens Innovation Center is a Clemson University Technology Villages
organization – one of five in South Carolina - supporting entrepreneurs with
company development, product refinement, establishment of operating model/
processes, go to market plan and seed funding strategy.
The Center provides a dynamic historical working space in downtown Pickens to explore, collaborateand generate capital while connecting our resident entrepreneurs
with other supporting business education materials and expert mentors inboth government and business. Pickens offers entrepreneurs a short bikeride to waterfalls, rolling hills and emerald lakes. There are also MBA levelprograms in six schools within thirty-minutes of our base.
Pickens Innovation Center recently hired an upstate native, Mark Reid Davis,
who grew up on a cattle farm in the upstate and spent 23 years traveling
abroad working as an entrepreneur. Mark’s primary skill is coaching
existing business owners in our area to the next level of operation, funding
Please contact him if you have an existing business or a newbusiness idea via: 864.507.3192 or [email protected]