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The Ecosystem of Charleston Startups

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National Ranking
59th
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2
in United States
Regional Ranking
67th
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in North America
Global Ranking
172nd
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31
worldwide

top industries
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Education
#111 worldwide
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Foodtech
#124 worldwide
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Energy & Environment
#159 worldwide

notable startups
startup iconCitibot
startup iconTallo
startup iconHealthycell

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ecosystem description

The Startup Ecosystem of Charleston is ranked at number 172 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 31 spots since 2021. Charleston also ranks at number 59 in United States, and 67 in North America.

Charleston is an ideal place to locate for Education, Foodtech and Energy & Environment startups. As the most popular industries in Charleston, there is a sample of 16 Education startups in Charleston, 8 Foodtech startups in Charleston, and 7 Energy & Environment startups in Charleston, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 9 startups in Charleston, no accelerators in Charleston, no coworking spaces in Charleston, no organizations in Charleston and no leaders in Charleston.

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Palmetto Clean Technology builds and operates clean energy projects for residential, commercial, and utility customers. Read more
Zebedee develops software and infrastructure to introduce Bitcoin and Lightning support into digital experiences and environments. Read more
Tallo provides the only end-to-end workforce talent solution based on an approach of combining science and digital technology. Read more
PhishLabs provides cybercrime prevention and mitigation services that significantly reduce fraud losses, protect online channels, and lower the cost of managing customer cyber security incidents. Services are provided for a fixed subscription fee - aligning client objectives - reduce cybercrime incidents. Read more
AmplifiedAg aims to provide global access to safe food. Read more
Ceterus provides done-for-you accounting and benchmarked reporting for small business entrepreneurs. Read more
The New Primal specializes in manufacturing grass-fed, grass-finished, and pasture-raised meat snacks. Read more
SaaS company with a sophisticated solution to hiring the right applicants Read more
Vizbii is a digital software platform that allows the online community to express, connect, and learn with unprecedented clarity. Read more
Heatworks provides innovative electric liquid heating products for residential, commercial, and industrial applications. Read more
Empowering wellness, performance, and healthspan with MICROGEL™ — nutrients you can absorb + an experience you'll love. Read more
GoodUnited is the first company to help non-profits tap the unlimited potential of Facebook Fundraisers. Read more
PharmRight specializes in providing products and services that maximize medication adherence at home. Read more
Marolina Outdoor brings deep seeded expertise across all outdoor categories to the industry. Read more
Praxis is a startup apprenticeship program. It pairs a 6-month remote professional bootcamp with 6-month paid apprenticeships at startups. Read more
in/PACT's cloud-based platform offers integrated charitable giving solutions for digital banking and loyalty providers. Read more
Dynepic powers thriving brand-centered ecosystems for app innovation, immersive learning, and direct engagement. Read more
Crash is a career launch platform that helps young professionals to showcase their talent. Read more
Bublish is an integrated creation, discovery & social commerce platform for indie authors & publishers. We're revolutionizing how authors share their stories & readers find books they'll love. In seconds, authors create & share book bubbles across multiple social platforms, drawing readers toward their work w/ excerpts & the story behind their story. Readers interact & share bubbles they like, giving Bublish powerful, social recommendation data for contextual serendipity  Read more
Tailored Security Solutions - Managed Detection and Response Read more
Citibot is the tool for citizens and their governments to use for communication and civic change. Read more
Wine Awesomeness is a thoroughly modern and rebellious, vertically integrated wine business that imports, distributes, and sells wine via the web, restaurants, and brick & mortar retailers. WA is the simplest way for entry level wine drinkers to sip, enjoy, and learn about wine. - Work with producers to source the best wine for the price point and create wines that fit the Wine Awesomeness brand. - Import wines directly to WA warehouse and associated distributors. - Distribute wines via WA owned South Carolina based distribution company. - Sell wines via associated distribution companies nationally and internationally. - Sell wines via WA eCommerce platform to consumers across the United States.  Read more
Preclose is a modern closing experience for everyone - real estate agents, consumers and service professionals. Read more
Questis is a financial wellness delivery platform for the enterprise. Read more
Charles Towne Holdings provides globally focused capital markets, investment banking, and financial advisory services. Read more
Vaetas is a patented cloud-based video business development tool. Read more
a security, compliance and cost optimization tool for AWS Read more
TechFaster is platform built to give startups an avenue to promote and highlight their services/products. By creating a TechFaster profile, startups are able to see where they stand in relation to their competition. Our interactive Top Tech Lists rank these elements based on an algorithmic score and a popular vote. The TF Rank is comprised of various elements: social media signals, website site traffic, prominence within startup news outlets, blogs, and other elements.  Read more
American Workbench has redeveloped the way in which Clients buy their workspace. We have designed Non- Conductive benches for the electronics industry and most importantly a variety of Customizable workbenches. The Client controls the height, shelf depth, color and finish. Benches can morph into a Woodworkers bench at half the cost. Hobby Benches, Computer benches, reloading benches (which no one else produces. Most reloader's have a gate keeper, their wife! Our benches pass the test! Read more
Stream is a company behind Stream, a live first OVP that powers video for publishers, professional sports, and top brands. Read more
This plan is backed by numerous surveys, 3rd party Valuation and Financials, and will be operated by a proven company that has scaled from $100,000 to $10,000,000 in 2.5 years. This model will disrupt the Used Goods Marketplace by simplifying and creating a novel approach to the buying and selling of Used Goods in both the residential and commercial sectors by shifting away from Consumer-to-Consumer Interaction (CTCI) and creating a Massive Sku eCommerce Marketplace akin to Amazon. By removing upfront costs, time and effort of sellers, and eliminating CTCI currently found within the Used Goods Marketplace, this all digital platform will become the go-to marketplace for All Things Used. While eCommerce on the frontend, the foundation of this business will be in a system of nationally linked warehouses connected via a novel inventory and content management system. There are no direct competitors to this business, barriers to entry will be created and exit strategies are clear. Read more
Best Buds is a Premium Cannabis Company operating in the United States Federally compliant hemp industry. We have years of experience and combine our products with the education needed to use them effectively. We believe in providing an experience with our goods and building a brand people can trust. Read more
Engin LLC provides innovative solutions through collaboration, engineering and design. Read more
Sylvatica developed technology to massively increase the availability of human organs and tissues for transplantation and research. Read more
Neuroene Therapeutics is a startup biotechnology company. Read more
Lydex Pharmaceuticals develops small molecule drug therapy for liver ischemia/reperfusion (IR). Read more
SaaS tools for digital asset owners as well as compliance and risk features for participants to operate within global regulatory regimes. Read more
Risk Band is a wearable untethered security device designed to be an essential component of an organization’s emergency response strategy. Read more
DriveMatch is a provider of a job search platform used to match commercial drivers with carrier operators. Read more
Blinktbi develops an FDA-cleared technology indicated to measure and assess the blink reflex. Read more
SaaS, Mobile & Web App, Student Engagement, Volunteer and Social Impact Management, Philanthropy/Giving, Data Reporting Read more
Optima Process Systems provides energy solutions for the renewable and fossil fuel industry. Read more
Hah Parking is a mobile app that connects drivers in search of parking to private owners with space to share. Read more
Rediscovery Life Sciences is a biopharma company that develops medicines with less risk through drug repurposing. Read more
A Molecular Diagnostic and Laboratory Service company. Read more
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Top Cities for Startups in United States Ranked by StartupBlink

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113.855
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34.963
4.96
26.34
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32.906
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32.558
3.91
24.99
3.66
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29.353
4.10
21.59
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