Charleston Business News

Business Profile: Smallwood Care Removal Services, LLC

SMALLWOOD CARE REMOVAL SERVICES, LLC Owner: • Anthony Smallwood, Timberland High School – Class of 2006 Service Rendered & Available: • 24/7 Removal Services – Inclusive of holidays • Services provided in all geographical regions pick-ups • Removal from homes, medical facilities, nursing home & others     • North Charleston Business • License #LIC-12-16-159553 Mission Statement Our goal is to facilitate…

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Ruth Jordan Takes Over As Charleston MBE Office Manager

By Barney Blakeney Charleston realtor, former procurement officer, CEO, administrator and Charleston County School Board chairwoman Ruth Jordan has been named Manager of the Charleston Minority Business Enterprise Office. Jordan took the position as Charleston MBE Office manager June 25. She succeeded Theron Snype, who held the position the past 12 years. Jordan brings to…

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Protests Should Lead To Opportunities, Says Smith

By Barney Blakeney The July 2 arrest of a 16-year-old Charleston youth illegally selling handmade Palmetto Roses has sparked protests and promises of conversations about the potential for entrepreneurship among Black youth. It is a conversation many say is long overdue. A Charleston police officer assigned to the Market area of the historic district tried…

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Snype Retires As Charleston MBE Office Director

By Barney Blakeney After 12 years in the position, Friday, June 22 was Theron Snype’s last day as director of the Charleston Minority Business Enterprise Office. For more than a decade, Snype served as the face of minority business as it related to the city, proving himself a capable advocate in an environment of burgeoning…

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Communities Must Think Collective Wealth Building Says LAMC Executive Director

By Barney Blakeney The economic disparities that exist in North Charleston’s Lowcountry Alliance for Model Communities (LAMC) neighborhoods didn’t come into existence overnight and those decades-old disparities won’t be eliminated overnight. But LAMC Executive Director Omar Muhammad last week said the 12-year-old organization is working hard to eradicate them. In 2006 the S.C. State Port…

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Krystal Klear Productions Presents Signature Event for Entrepreneurs

Krystal Klear Productions (KKP) presents The Entrepreneurial Kickback (TEK): The pARTnership Edition on June 22, 2018 from 7:00-10:00 p.m. at Lightroom Studios (2070 Northbrook Blvd., Suite A5, North Charleston, SC 29406). The overall purpose of this event is for entrepreneurs to come together, have fun, fellowship, network, share their business experiences, participate in an art…

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Robinson-Berry to Take New VP Role at Boeing’s Global Services

Staff Reports – Joan Robinson-Berry, vice president and general manager of Boeing‘s North Charleston site, will take on a new role as VP of engineering maintenance and modification at the Boeing’s global services business. She will offer technical support services to the defense and commercial sectors at the Plano, Texas-based unit. The three-decade Boeing veteran previously…

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