The Grant Thornton South Carolina 100™

The Grant Thornton South Carolina 100™ For over 30 years, the Grant Thornton South Carolina 100™ (SC100) has celebrated the substantial impact of private companies in South Carolina.

GT SC 100Participating SC100 companies benefit from heightened market awareness for their business and employees. Leveraging this positive recognition can enhance your company’s brand, attract and retain both clients and customers, and develop a strong employee talent pool.

“The SC100 is the only program of its kind in South Carolina, and we have been proud to continue this tradition for more than 30 years,” said Mark Ballew, partner-in-charge of Grant Thornton’s Columbia office. “We are honored to recognize the accomplishments of South Carolina’s privately held companies and important innovators, including many companies that have been family-owned for multiple generations.”

Ranking in the SC100 is based on the actual revenue figure you provide. The published list of finalists will be featured in the December edition of ASCEND, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce's new, annual magazine. The final list will only indicate revenue ranges, specific revenue are held to the highest confidentiality and will not be shared.

Requirements for inclusion: To be considered, companies must be headquartered in South Carolina and are ranked by revenue in the previous year.

Excluded from the ranking are:
  • subsidiaries
  • nonprofits
  • financial institutions
  • real estate and other brokerages
  • insurance companies
  • health care providers such as hospitals and doctors’ offices
  • companies primarily engaged in retail

Foreign ownership companies are permitted to apply as long as at least 50% of the revenue remains in-state. Ownership by private equity is also permitted.

Are you a returning applicant? Due to updated software restrictions, returning companies will no longer have the option of pre-populating this year's application with previous data. Please contact Robbie Diamond at +1 803 231 3085 or with any questions.

Click HERE Submit your application safely and securely online.

Deadline for submission: September 28, 2018.
The Grant Thornton South Carolina 100™