2017 Sponsors

Premium Sponsors

DIG SOUTH is supremely grateful to our first-rate sponsors who make DIG Innovation Conference (ICON) come alive. Without their support and dedication, we could not produce this blue-chip event connecting leading brands to the most promising, fast-growth startups. Please thank them and let them know what you learned, who you met, and how you were inspired by the experience. Our partners care deeply and share in the mission to help the global entrepreneurial community succeed at every level. Thank you!


The Charleston County Economic Development Department is dedicated to recruiting new business, growing existing industry and improving the Charleston business climate.

Upload Shindig Presenter + Session Sponsor

Presented by Charleston County Economic Development

We bring unmatched technical skills and expertise to each event, using lighting, sound and video to enhance and amplify the natural beauty of every space and create unforgettable experiences.

DIG Official A/V Company

Technical Event Company

Platinum Sponsors


Salesforce enables companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way, leveraging the combined power of cloud, social, mobile, data science, and IoT technologies.

C-Level Summit Dinner


Company description: Snagajob, America's #1 hourly marketplace, creates instant and quality connections, helping see a job in minutes.

The Technology Stage

Presented by Snagajob

Gold Sponsors


The next generation of investment management is here: Low Cost, Fiduciary, Equal Love, Fee-Only, Active and Proven.

The Business Stage

Presented by Alphavest

Charlotte-based startup accelerator and seed fund focused on financial services technology (fintech) companies.

Custom Sponsorship


Blackbaud’s mission is to provide software, services, expertise, and data intelligence that empowers and connects people to advance the social good movement.

Social Good Lounge + DIG A Career


SCRA fosters South Carolina’s innovation ecosystem by providing funding, support and mentoring to technology-based companies.

Custom Lounge

Presented by SCRA

Atlatl Software is a startup located in Charleston, South Carolina. Their sales enablement suite is specifically for the challenging needs and complex sales processes of manufacturing and distribution companies. They streamlined and automated the entire sales process so manufacturers and distributors can instantly translate 2D, 3D and Augmented Reality (AR) configurations into quotes.

Custom Lounge

Presented by Atlatl

We create cool merch for awesome companies.
Custom apparel - Hardgoods - Online Corporate Stores - Branding

Lanyard & Badge Sponsor


Silver Sponsors


Dixon Hughes Goodman ranks among the nation’s top 20 CPA firms, offering comprehensive assurance, tax and advisory services.

Goodbye Shindig

Co-Presented by Dixon Hughes Goodman

Charleston Open Source is a people-powered movement bringing together local developers, designers, entrepreneurs, and tech leaders to share all that’s amazing about living and working in Charleston | SC | USA.

Official Media Cocktail Party Sponsor


South Carolina is focused on being a top state to start a high-growth company supported by a strong state-wide innovation ecosystem.


Presented by the SC Department of Commerce

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP offers the strength and resources of attorneys and professional staff experienced in a range of services. Our attorneys provide advice and counsel in litigation, corporate, economic development, securities, finance, intellectual property, government relations, regulatory, and other needs of clients ranging from private individuals to large businesses, including many publicly held companies.

Official Investor Cocktail Party


TechCXO provides On Demand Executives to tech-focused companies.

Sponsored Shindig


A restaurant app to help people find the best place to dine and drink, quickly.

Official Launch Sponsor


Cherry Bekaert is ranked among the nation’s largest accounting firms, offering solutions impacting its clients’ ability to innovate, grow and succeed.

Co-Sponsor Investor Cocktail Party


Coffee Kind is dedicated to the curation of roasters, equipment, and resources within the specialty coffee industry.

DIG Coffee Sponsor


A rare combination of brewpub, farm-to-table restaurant, and craft cocktail bar, Edmund’s Oast takes everything it does seriously, but not too seriously.

Craft Brew Sponsor


The Harbor Entrepreneur Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to growing entrepreneurship and scalable companies in the Charleston Region.

Cohort 7 Pitch

Presented by Harbor Entrepreneur Center

BoomTown is a software platform designed to grow real estate businesses.

Session Sponsor


Pawpaw is a modern, Southern-inspired restaurant on East Bay St. helmed by Chef Jared Rogers

Breakthrough Bash Caterer


TriNet provides small and midsize businesses with a Full-Service HR solution so they can free themselves from the complexities of HR and focus on their goals.

Sponsored Shindig


Bronze Sponsors


Good Done Great revolutionizes the way corporations and individuals give back to the communities and causes they care about.

Bronze Sponsor


The Museum’s outstanding collection tells the story of the Lowcountry, addressing everything from early southern culture and decorative arts to military and natural history.

Custom Sponsorship


Historic Charleston Foundation is an advocacy organization engaging in the protection of Charleston’s historic architectural and rich cultural environment.

Upload Shindig Host


Parker Poe, a locally grown law firm with approximately 200 attorneys serving clients globally with their litigation, corporate and regulatory needs. Experience. Creativity. Results.

Session Sponsor


TEKsystems is the leading provider of IT staffing solutions, IT talent management, and IT services.



At VeriStor, we design, implement, and manage IT solutions that fuel business productivity. As an end-to-end solutions provider, VeriStor specializes in enterprise data storage, virtual infrastructure, public, private, and hybrid cloud services, migration, and technology financing.

Session Sponsor


Heritage Trust FCU is a $511 million dollar financial institution serving the greater Charleston area since 1955.

Session Sponsor


Custom-tailored craft beer delivery. Homes and offices.

VIP Bar Sponsor


A fully outsourced accounting department that blends financial expertise and smart execution.

Bronze Sponsor


In Mount Pleasant, innovation and history collide creating an entrepreneurial spirit with a Lowcountry legacy. Come on over.

Bronze Sponsor + Mashup Sponsor


Chief Outsiders is the country’s largest strategic growth implementation management consulting firm for small & mid-size businesses. Chief Outsiders CMOs are experienced business executives who bring a market-based perspective to an executive team, crystallize strategy, and then implement the company’s growth vision.

Bronze Sponsor


Wholesome food and fast food don't have to be mutually exclusive. Verde makes salads and wraps from over 40 fresh ingredients. Locally owned and operated since 2011 in Charleston.

Breakthrough Bash Caterer


Providing small businesses with financial technology, allowing for payment acceptance, streamlined efforts, and increased revenue.

Custom Sponsorship


For more information about Oracle (NYSE:ORCL), visit oracle.com.

Session Sponsor


CopyCat enables developers to file US copyright applications for code stored in their GitHub repos.