Business Mentor Group


There are a lot of resources out there. Why GrowCo?

You’re right -- why GrowCo?

GrowCo is an entrepreneurial group unlike any other in Columbia, SC. Founder-founded and founder-led, GrowCo sits at the tip of the spear with a zero fluff approach to building a better Columbia for innovators and entrepreneurs. Your GrowCo membership is the gateway to a circle of peers who are ready to 10x their companies while moving fast, breaking stuff, and having fun together along the way.

Simply put, this is your tribe and now is your time.
Join us as an INNOVATOR MEMBER or COMMUNITY MEMBER for access to an
exclusive and growing network of Columbia’s brightest founders, leaders, and innovators.

GrowCo reviews membership on a rolling basis and renew annually.



Innovator Member Qualifications
- Business is headquartered in the Columbia Metropolitan region
- Applicant must be a founder of their company
- Employ at least 2 people locally
- Have an ability and desire to scale
- $250,000 in annual revenue
- Be innovative in nature.

Innovator Member Benefits

Program Access

  • CEO Concierge
    Think of this as the “Bat Phone” for business owners. You will always be one call away from a human on the other line asking How can I help? GrowCo will put you in touch with our curated network of vendors, service providers, and organizations with resources tailored to high impact, high growth companies.

  • 1:1 Mentoring
    Exclusive access to highly successful founders and serial entrepreneurs with proven track records and knowledge through a structured, recurring, and accountable experience.

  • Founder’s Circle
    Mastermind-styled cohorts with no more than 8 members each. Founder’s Circles meet monthly to share challenges and help members solve their own problems. The meetings are highly structured with a mandatory attendance policy.

Event Access

  • Free ticket to GrowCo’s annual Growth Summit conference

  • Member-exclusive educational events

  • Quarterly social and networking events

Additional Benefits

  • Amplification of your business across GrowCo properties, channels, and membership

  • Access to GrowCo Slack channels for Members and Founder’s Circles


Still kick-starting your journey towards greatness? We got you.

If you’re a founder still making your moves towards Innovator qualifications or simply a fellow entrepreneurial ecosystem enthusiast of any kind, come circle the wagons with us! If you're passionate about making Columbia a better place to start and grow a business, this is your tribe, too.

Community members unlock access to a growing slate of member-exclusive events designed to 10x the way you think about your business, your opportunities, and your potential.

Application coming soon.

Event Access

  • Discounted tickets to GrowCo’s annual Growth Summit conference

  • Member-exclusive educational events

  • Quarterly social and networking events