Expanding Your Business. CIC can help your business grow in the Grand Strand marketplace.

Our Market


Do you wish to take advantage of the great business opportunities in South Carolina and the mid-Atlantic region? Is your business focused on the issue of developing new ventures in a new market? Or the challenges associated with testing a new market or launching a new product?

With its healthy economy and business-oriented climate...and it's weather as attractive as its economic incentives, CIC can help you innovate in the Grand Strand region.

Through the joint efforts of our network of partners, we can help you and your enterprise evaluate and consider expansion in one of South Carolina’s fastest growing markets.


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Grand Strand

Grand Strand Expand


Through our Grand Strand Expand (GSE), the CIC Business Incubation Program helps local firms from our market, as well as companies from external markets to quickly adapt and connect to the market we serve.

The CIC can assist in establishing or increasing your business’ presence in one of the most rapidly developing economic markets in the region by taking advantage of the GSE’s suite of  business resources. This assistance is designed to help expanding firms transition into new geographic regions, develop new products locally, or provide a "soft landing" location.

Let the Conway Innovation Center assist in your growth.