Creating Collision Among Entrepreneurs
To create collision among the entrepreneur community. By nature, entrepreneurs are problem solvers. We believe by connecting the thinkers, the doers and visionaries we will support the economic vitality of the region.
An entrepreneur’s journey is a unique one. Founded and operated by entrepreneurs who live the journey, The Harbor leverages this experience to support entrepreneurs at any stage.
The Harbor EC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Founded in 2013 by two local entrepreneurs + advocates. We’ve supported more than 200 companies through our programs for more than 6 years. Our alumni have received over $7 million dollars in private sector investments. Many local businesses partner with us annually to support the growth of new companies and the continued development of Charleston’s entrepreneurial community.
9+ Years Serving
170+ Companies Supported
Over $5 Million In Private Sector Investments
JRS Coding School
Are you considering a new career in software development? JRS Coding School invites you to turn your creative thinking into productive coding.
The Harbor Accelerator program engages the cohort of accepted companies in a focused curriculum of 14 topics curated by the Harbor’s proven entrepreneurs. In addition they receive hands-on mentoring by a cadre of founders of some of the region’s most successful companies. The mentors’ input is enhanced by the Harbor’s extensive list of subject-matter experts who provide an “on-call” wealth of knowledge. The experience is rounded out by repeated practice of a vital skill needed by all company leaders: The Pitch.