Accelerate Investors


ACCELERATOR ($50,000+ Per Year)


GROUNDBREAKERS ($25,000 to $49,999 Per Year)


Stephanaie DeFreese, Vice President of Agency Sales


Craig McCoy, CEO


David Pereira, Senior Vice President

James Terry, Jr., President & CEO


Kevin Poyck, CEO

Pete Selleck,  Chairman & President

Brian Rogers, Upstate Business Banking Manager & Greenville Market President


INNOVATOR ($10,000 to $24,999 Per Year)

Acumen IT
David Pence, CEO

Jon Chilton, Market President

Manfred Erlacher, President

Craig Brown
Greenville Drive Co-Owner

Duke Energy
Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, State President SC

Furman University
Dr. Elizabeth Davis, President

Greenville Technical College
Keith Miller, Ph.D., President

Hughes Development
Robert Hughes, III, President

Ogletree Deakins
Michael Shetterly, Office Managing Shareholder

TD Bank, through the TD Charitable Foundation
David Lominack, SC Market President

The Greenville News
Tom Claybaugh, President & Publisher

Ryan Johnston, Publisher

BUILDER ($5,000 to $9,999 Per Year)
Elliott Davis
First Citizens Bank
GSP International Airport
GE Power and Water
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A.
Nexsen Pruet
Pelham Medical Center
Sunbelt Rentals
Windsor Aughtry
Wyche, P.A.

COLLABORATOR ($2,500 TO $4,999 Per Year)
Berkshire Hathaway C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS

Cherry Bekaert, LLP
Coldwell Banker Caine

Dority & Manning
Jackson Lewis P.C.
Master Power Transmission
Micco, LLC
Peace Center

 Piedmont Natural Gas 
Rescom Construction

Rosenfeld Einstein, A Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company
South State Bank
United Community Bank
University Center of Greenville


INITIATOR (Up to $2499 Per Year) 

Carolina Alliance Bank
Carolina Power

Colliers Keenan
Complete Public Relations

Cowart Awards
Craig Gaulden Davis
Crawford Strategy

CresCom Bank
DP3 Architects
Find Great People
Furman Co.

Godshall Staffing
Greater Greenville Association of Realtors
Greenville Business Magazine

Greenville County Schools
Independence National Bank

Infinity Marketing
Jordon Construction Company
Law Office of Steven Buckingham
Maddrey & Associates
Marchant Company


Margin Holdings
Merus Refreshment Services
Metropolitan Arts Council
NAI Earle Furman
Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co
Pacific Gateway
Park Sterling
Pinnacle Bank
Roe Cassidy Coates & Price, P.A.
Smith Dray Line
Smith Moore Leatherwood
South Carolina Technology & Aviation Center
Span-America Medical Systems, Inc.
T & S Brass & Bronze Works
TD Convention Center
TMS - Total Maintenance Solutions
United Way of Greenville County
US&S, Inc.
Warehouse Services
White Holdings, LLC
Young Office



For more information on Accelerate and to find out how you can invest, please contact Hank Hyatt, Vice President of Economic Competitiveness at the Greenville Chamber, at 864-239-3714.

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