Follow the link below to download the full list of Dorchester County Economic Development investors.

Leadership Council

The Leadership Council is comprised of Advance Dorchester's top-level investors. This group convenes with our staff throughout the year to discuss the latest news and trends in economic development. This allows for enhanced engagement, networking, and insight sharing, which helps fulfill the Council's primary role of trusted advisors to our staff and Board as we work together to ensure success for Dorchester County.

Argos Cement

BID Group

Bobbitt Design Build

Carolina Contracting Solutions, LLC

Elliott Davis

Greater Summerville Chamber

Home Telecom

Knight's Companies, Inc.

Landmark Construction Co. Inc.

M&M Staffing LLC

McNair Law Firm P.A.

Murphy Law Firm

O.L. Thompson

Parker Poe

Ronnie Givens

Showa Denko Carbon Inc.

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Thompson Turner Construction


Advance Dorchester's investors recognize the need and value in a public/private partnership to greater enhance Economic Development in the County.

Alliance Consulting Engineers

Ameris Bank


Davis & Floyd Inc.

DC Machine

ECPI University

Edisto Electric Cooperative

First National Bank of South Carolina

Hank Taylor

Key Logistics Solutions

Knight & Whittington

M.B. Kahn Constrction Co. Inc.

Palmetto Rural Telephone Co-Op

Phillips & Jordan

Santee Cooper

State Farm - Tony Pope

Summerville Medical

Synovus Bank

The Bank of South Carolina Corp.

Thomas & Hutton

Tupco, Inc.

Waste Management

Woodlands Mansion LLC

Allstate - Con Chellis

Appraisal Services of South Carolina, Inc.

Asset Integration Consultants, Inc.

Atrium Builders Inc.

Avison Young

BB&T (Branch Banking & Trust Co.)

Berkeley Electric Cooperative

Brantley Construction Co. LLC

CBC Atlantic

Cypress Engineering

ECS Southeast, LLP


Equity Prime Mortgage - Jay Byars

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. Inc.

First Reliance Bank

G. Tupper III Construction Inc.

GEL Engineering LLC

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd P.A.

Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union

HLA Inc.

Hood Construction


Marlboro Development Team, Inc.

Mashburn Construction Company

McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture LLC

Michael Snyder - State Farm

Miller-Valentine Group

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Nexsen Pruet LLC

Pinnacle Financial Partners

REMAX Pro Realty - Robert Pratt

Robert D. Robbins, Attorney at Law LLC

S&ME Inc.

Samet Corporation

SC Power Team


Servis1st Bank

South State Bank

Southern First Bank

Stantec Consulting Services

Steinberg Law Firm

Summerville Rotary

Taylor, Miles & Associates P.A.

The Meade Agency

THS Constructors

United Community Bank

Womble Bond Dickinson