Arthur M. Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Entrepreneurship Certification Program

SEED Program, Entrepreneurship Certification ProgramAre you an early stage Entrepreneur?

Do you want to build sustainable success?

Are you an early stage Entrepreneur? Do you want to build sustainable success? If you are an early stage entrepreneur … with a high impact business opportunityApply now!

SEED is an eight-session course designed to help entrepreneurs understand the business behind success. This program will draw on the experiences of local business leaders to help early stage entrepreneurs build sustainable success. Participants will form a core network of entrepreneurs that want to make a high impact in our Upstate community.

You will learn inside tips on:

  • Defining business opportunities, product development, outsourcing products and developing the proper infrastructure
  • Marketing strategies, include the latest tools of social media and how to effectively use them to market your business
  • Key ingredients to building a top management team
  • How to protect intellectual property even with limited resources
  • Where to seek capital and direct fundraising efforts
  • How to generate sustainable growth
  • Meet and form relationships with community leaders, business leaders and potential mentors

And Much More!! 

Graduates earn an Entrepreneurship Certificate from Clemson University and the opportunity to pitch a “Plan B” to successful business leaders during Pitch Night and could win $500!

Moderators:  Mark Roth and Doug Kim of the McNair Law Firm, P.A.


September 11, 2013 - Class every two weeks on Wednesday Night
Class times: 6:30 p.m.  to  9 p.m.
Pitch Night:  December 6, 2013


McNair Law Firm, P.A., 104 S. Main Street, Suite 700, Greenville, SC 29601


$199 (Class size limited to 25 students). Check payable to “Clemson University”


Mark Roth 864-201-9100,  or Pris Foster 864-656-5802,