Premium Sponsors


SCRA is an applied research corporation with over 31 years of experience delivering technology solutions to federal and corporate clients and growing the Knowledge Economy in South Carolina.

DIG Venture & Demo Day

Presented by SCRA Technology Ventures

We Build Better. This isn't a tagline, it's our identity. We begin each project with a goal to create a strategy, identity, or design that is truly better.

DIG Web Sponsor


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

Complete event rental resource for weddings, private parties + festivals, EventHaus offers unrivaled service, selection and style.

DIG Official Rental Company


Gold Sponsors


SPARC is an Agile Systems Delivery Hub of Booz Allen Hamilton.

Sync Up Shindig

Presented by SPARC

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

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Presented by Charleston County Economic Development

Our team strives to maximize your visibility across all marketing channels: social media, print, web, email, and others. Our priority is to help companies grow by implementing a comprehensive marketing strategy.

Investor Bash

Presented by Sustain Creativity

Blackbaud is the leading provider of software and services for the global philanthropic industry.

Social Good Lounge

Presented by Blackbaud

Developed from Cru Catering, Pit Cru Offers the Best in BBQ and Low Country Favorites.

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Pit Cru
Cigar Factory

The Cigar Factory is a first class, mixed-use building with creative work/office space, signature restaurants, event space and high-end retail.

Investor Bash + Media Bash Host


PMC Commercial Interiors is the leading Best In Class Haworth dealer of The Carolinas. We work with organizations and design teams to create working environments that are both functional and enjoyable.

Co-Working Lounge

Presented by PMC & VAGA

More than 7,500 square feet of event space inside the Cigar Factory overlooking Cooper River.

Sync Up Shindig Host

The Cedar Room

Wier / Stewart is an award winning creative firm located in historic downtown Augusta, Georgia.

Lanyard Sponsor

Silver Sponsors


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

Media Bash

Co-Presented by Dixon Hughes Goodman

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

Cohort 5 Pitch

Presented by Harbor Entrepreneur Center

OneinaMil is the only East Coast- based talent agency that is driven by hiring on culture first.

Talent Lounge

Presented by OneinaMil

Qonceptual is an agile software and hardware development company leveraging killer talent, connective capital and innovative technology to offer highly scalable, turnkey engineering solutions.

q Ping Pong Lounge

Presented by Qonceptual

Located inside the Cigar Factory, Mercantile and Mash will feature a provisions style retail center, a casual eatery, a coffee shop and a bar.

Sync Up Shindig Caterer

Presented by Mercantile & Mash
Atlatl Software

Quoting, pricing and 3D configuration software tools developed for sales people by sales people.

Sim Lounge

Presented by Atlatl

WOW! Business provides high-speed data, voice, and cloud solutions across the Midwest and Southeast.

Custom Sponsorship


A Veteran-led advisory and investment firm focused on growing seed and early-stage Veteran businesses and startups.

Custom Sponsorship


From 1803 to 2016, The Post & Courier continues to prove that content on King, is king.

Custom Sponsorship


Global retained search for board members, investors, and C-suite executives of tech companies and investment firms.

Custom Sponsorship


Alerion Ventures invests in early revenue B2B software companies throughout the Southeast.

Custom Sponsorship


A mobile production company for storytelling with photography and video for your business and brand.

Custom Sponsorship


Tristan Catering + Events offers unique, refined cuisine from fine dining to casual fare.

Media Bash Caterer

Bronze Sponsors

Cocktail Club

Tucked away on Charleston's bustling upper King Street, above The Macintosh, The Cocktail Club is an upscale lounge dedicated to the art of the craft cocktail.

DIG Bash Host

The Cocktail Club

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

Startup II and Mashup Sponsor


Adam Chandler Photography specializes in creating beautiful and unique portrait, wedding and commercial images while providing a fun and professional client experience.

DIG SOUTH Photographer


A taqueria specializing in locally grown seasonal fare, Básico gets back to basics with hand-pressed tortillas, local ingredients, and tart margaritas.

Investor Bash Caterer


Mixson Bath & Racquet Club is an alternative to the traditional swim and social club, bridging the gap from hip to highfalutin.

Investor Bash Caterer

Mixson Bath & Racquet Club

Heritage Trust Federal Credit Union is a $511 million dollar institution
that has been a part of the greater Charleston area since 1955.

Startup Level 1


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

Startup Level 1


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

Just Right Lounge

Presented by the SC Department of Commerce

Custom-tailored craft beer delivery. Homes and offices.

DIG Bash Brew Sponsor


Stu & Drew is a creative branding company that specializes in video production and media.

DIG Video Sponsor


Bidr's unique text-based ticketing, raffles and auctions help fundraising events make a lot more money.

Wild Pitch Crowdfunding Host


Pure Luxury.

Shindig Brew Sponsor


Our job is to provide cost-effective solutions to the problems facing modern businesses.

Digital Signage Sponsor


The City of Charleston provides a unique, comprehensive set of services to emerging ventures. These services include; site selection, Business Planning, intellectual property management and capital formation.

Custom Sponsorship

DIG Launch, Startup and Session Sponsors


Your business cannot afford data breaches. Protect your sensitive information with cyber liability insurance.

Custom Sponsorship


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

Session Sponsor

SC Aquarium

Go ahead, SEA what it’s all about. A captivating journey from the mountains to the sea, featuring 60 unique habitats, including our 385,000-gallon Great Ocean Tank.

Startup Level 2


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.

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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.

Startup Level 2


Go ahead and follow the liter, for a mix-and-go cocktail made with real lime juice and ready to pair with your favorite spirit.

Custom Sponsorship


The Lowcountry Open Land Trust is a local land conservation organization that is focused on protecting ecologically, agriculturally, and historically significant Lowcountry lands.

Startup Level 2

Cathead Distillery

Mississippi's first and oldest distillery. We support live music, genuine arts and the fine attributes that encompass true Southern culture.

Shindig Cocktails

Presented by Cathead Distillery

PhishLabs is the leading provider of cybercrime protection and intelligence services that fight back against cyber attacks.



Charleston's first liquor distillery since Prohibition handcrafting small-batch spirits made from the freshest, local ingredients.

Sync Up Shindig Spirits

Presented by Striped Pig

National economic development strategists guiding communities to reach unprecedented levels of innovation and prosperity.

Session Sponsor


TechCXO provides On Demand Executives to tech-focused companies.

Startup Level 2


Moneypenny answers calls for businesses of all shapes and sizes – from sole traders to multinational corporations.

Custom Sponsorship


red7 is a full-service agency specializing in web + design + pr + events

Custom Sponsorship


Your hometown roaster and community coffeehouse, serving over 20 varieties of coffee and telling a story with every cup.

DIG Coffee Sponsor

Coastal Coffee Roasters

IT consultancy offering services in DevOps, Payments Strategy, Cloud, Mobile, UI/UX, Big Data, and more.

Session Sponsor


BoomTown offers software solutions to capture opportunities for real estate professionals.

Session Sponsor


Launchpeer is an application development agency focused on building web & mobile apps for entrepreneurs and startups.

Startup Level 2


PeopleMatter is a powerful, cloud-based workforce management system built for the service industry.

Custom Sponsorship


The new Hyatt House/Hyatt Place Charleston Historic District hotels are ideally located in Charleston’s Historic District offering free WiFi and complimentary breakfast.

Accommodations Sponsor

Hilton Garden Inn

Contemporary hotel, set on the picturesque Ashley Marina, by the banks of the Ashley River, only 1.5 miles from the Historic District.

Accommodations Sponsor


Charleston's best and most reliable way to get around town. Travel safe & clean...Go Green!

DIG Transportation Sponsor


RiotHouse is a new debate platform where users can create debates on any subject or join debates.

Custom Sponsorship


VAGA is a trusted community marketplace for individuals and companies to list, discover, and book unique short term workspace rentals around the world.

Co-Working Lounge Co-Presenter

Presented by PMC & VAGA

HQ is growing an inclusive community of entrepreneurs across the Southeast, with locations currently in Raleigh, Greensboro, and Charlotte.

Co-Working Lounge Co-Presenter


Our magic lives in the polished blend of creative, professional & entrepreneurial members who know the value of collaboration.

Co-Working Lounge Co-Presenter


The HCC is a new coworking and meeting space in the Daniel Island Corridor for the common good of Charleston and beyond.

Co-Working Lounge Co-Presenter


Digital magazine highlighting tech, startups, entrepreneurs, creatives and jobs in the Charleston tech scene.

Co-Working Lounge Co-Presenter


Yelp is a website and mobile app that helps connect consumers with great local businesses!

Custom Sponsorship


Luxury Cigar Service for Every Celebration

Mobile Cigar Lounge Sponsor


A nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston.

Custom Sponsorship


Sequr has created the world's first cloud-based visitor management solution for call boxes.

Startup Level 2


SeaChange helps companies and nonprofits of all sizes with marketing, public relations, advertising, branding and website design and development.

Startup Level 2

Presented by SeaChange

An online form building platform. Quickly capture information with branded web forms.

Custom Sponsorship


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

Custom Sponsorship


Establishing landmark properties and communities to enhance the quality of life in Charleston and the Southeast region.

Session Sponsor


Charleston Angel Partners aims to make investing simple and profitable, both for investors and for entrepreneurs.

Cornhole Sponsor


From Food To Fun InTown is your digital guide to what's going on in and around town. Download our free app today!

Startup Level 2


Training Tracker increases safety, quality, and compliance in manufacturing and healthcare by managing training more effectively.

Custom Sponsorship


We are a local, family owned printing company with a focus on helping businesses gain brand recognition through custom printing.

Custom Sponsorship


You set the bar, we'll raise the standard.

Startup Level 2


A boutique business law firm located in Charleston, SC.

Startup Level 2


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


Caiman is a world class innovation engine that melds leading edge technology with aesthetic focus.

Custom Sponsorship


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.

Investor Bash Caterer


Heatworks is a tankless electric water heater company bringing revolutionary water heating technology to market.

Custom Sponsorship


New book launch? A meeting with an important client? Conferences? Product Showcase? Just direct branding to customers? Yup, all here, by The Filter Gurus.

Snapchat Geofilters Sponsors


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

Startup Level 2