Craig Kinley

Craig Kinley is the Founder of several startup companies focusing on Consulting- Economic Development (WiProwess), Education (Thin School) and Craft Beer/Hospitality (Growler Haus). He developed the strategic plan(s) and execution of both e-Merge @ the Garage an Anderson, SC public/private incubator program focused on industry partners in Health Care,… Read More

Michael Carter

Michael E. Carter is a South Carolina native and 1992 graduate of the Citadel. With close to thirty years in the public/private Information Technology sector, Carter founded and has successfully run his own IT consulting services company, eGroup, garnering the highest customer satisfaction ratings and repeat, multi-year industry-excellence awards. Listed… Read More

Julie Kunkle

Julie joined the SC Department of Commerce Office of Innovation in February of 2020 primarily for the purpose of running the Relentless Challenge grant program.  Originally from New York, Julie started her career in advertising with Gannett Newspapers.  Seeing the future was not in print, but rather in the young,… Read More

Douglas Kim

Doug, a Physics major from Davidson College, began his professional career as a computer programmer and software engineer. His intellectual property career began in 1998 when he combined his business experience with his legal education and was involved with enforcing a client’s patent against multiple infringers. Since then, Doug has… Read More