Nov 11 2015

by Cheri Leavy

TSC Launch 2016-01

× top names in media, branding and blogging return to charleston, sc april 27-29, 2016 ×

The Southern Coterie is pleased to announce that tickets to the sixth installment of The Southern C Summit will be released to the public on Wednesday, November 11 at 12 PM EST. The niche multi-day conference returns to Charleston, South Carolina and the iconic American Theater on April 27-29, 2016. The Summit is designed to offer a community of passionate entrepreneurs an opportunity to connect and collaborate amongst top names in media, branding and blogging.

Limited to only 250 attendees, the event provides valuable access to exclusive networking opportunities and educational sessions on a range of topics from social media tactics to branding and creative strategy. New for 2016, The Summit will offer attendees the ability to participate in small tailored workshops on the morning of Wednesday, April 27 on range of topics from decorative styling to the nuts and bolts of a PR campaign.

A snapshot of 2016 presenters includes:

Continuing the tradition of years past, The Summit brings attendees a well-curated selection of sidewinder events that provide a wealth of opportunity to network with industry leaders and like-minded people. Events include but are not limited to: welcome lunch at The Mills House, happy hour set in the garden of The William Aiken House; a brunch at the Le Creuset Headquarters; and a lunch at one of Charleston’s historic homes.

Attendees are encouraged to enjoy Southern hospitality and a special rate at The Mills House Hotel located on Charleston’s vibrant Meeting Street.

For more information on The Summit in Charleston or to REGISTER TO ATTEND, visit

Email any questions to

For alumni who have attended one of the five prior Summits then you are eligible for a discounted rate by entering the code emailed to you in a newsletter – we have databases and will cross reference to verify.

What is The Southern Coterie? The Southern Coterie is an online resource for the entrepreneurial South. Designed to offer a community of passionate business owners, makers and doers the opportunity to connect, collaborate and create, The “Southern C” is capturing the South’s entrepreneurial renaissance one post at a time.   From “get to know” Q&A’s to inspirational start-up stories, to tips from the top names in the media, blogging, and business community, “The Southern C” is the virtual version of a traditional front porch – a laid-back gathering place to share, inspire, encourage and nurture creative minds.


What is The Southern C Summit? The Summit is a niche multi-day conference filled with educational sessions and panel discussions from top names in the media, blogging, and business community while digging into delicious food, custom cocktails and good conversation. The Summit is The Southern Coterie’s live event designed to bring the online platform to life. The Summit offers members of The Southern Coterie and others an opportunity to network and connect offline and in person. Each Summit is hosted in a Southern city, celebrating its diverse culture and unique Southern traditions.


Cheri Leavy View More Blog Posts from this Author

Cheri Leavy is a connector, cheerleader and marketing consultant for fellow entrepreneurs.
Building rapport and strengthening a sense of community:
• A community of female entrepreneurs through the The Southern Coterie and The Southern C Summit
• The faces and places of Athens that make our city so vibrant through guide2athens
• A community of devoted football fans through Bulldawg Illustrated
- Contributing editor to Coastal Illustrated, Executive Board Member of the UGA Alumni Association

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  1. Adrienne Cooley

    Hi, I am doing a 50 blog tour with my new book called Happy Anyway and would love to send you guys a free copy to get an honest review of it on your blog. Who would be the best person to direct the package to? Also I am very interested in your conference next year. I wish I had known about it this year in time. Love what you are doing! The book can be ordered through Amazon and at any major bookstore or at

  2. Rebecca Steinberg

    I have launched a subscription box service called Hanger To Home and want to know if you all can recommend a consultant to help us with our business plan? I attended your conference last year and loved it and hope to attend again this year.

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