In a world of innovation, one thing is certain: The better the idea, the faster you need to get it to market.
A public-private partnership, with the support of Clemson University, the Don Ryan Center for Innovation offers an incubator program that provides the resources entrepreneurs, inventors and small business people need to assist them in their quest for success.
The center offers space and resources, and links participants to intellectual property, technology evaluation, product development services, seed financing, business mentorships, corporate relationships and hands-on consulting support.
Located in Bluffton, in the beautiful South Carolina Lowcountry, the Don Ryan Center for Innovation is the catalyst you need to make your tech vision a reality.
To see what we are looking for, please take a look at our Innovator Criteria.
To see who Don Ryan was, click here.
Highly regarded as THE premier health provider in the region, St. Joseph's/Candler (SJ/C) combines high-impact technology, breakthrough clinical treatments and time-honored compassionate care to create "smart medicine"-an innovative approach to health and well being.
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Have some skills??
Do you have a business skill or expertise that you would like to share with our Innovators? If so, then consider becoming one of our Mentors.
Or, perhaps you know a good idea when you see it and you would like the opportunity to invest in some of the great things coming out of the Center?
Not sure where to help but you believe in our vision of forward leaning economic development for the Town of Bluffton and the surrounding region? Then, we recommend a general donation to the Center for our day-to-day operations. Any amount is welcomed from $5 to jaw-dropping.
It feels good, AND it's tax deductible!
Get more information on the options.