News and Resources

Daniel Island man develops business referral app

12/14/2014 – After eight years as an optometrist, Charlie Turner wanted an easier way to track referrals at his Daniel Island practice. He had been keeping up with them, but wanted something… more

Go Where I Go encourages referrals

12/14/2014 – Go Where I Go (GWIG) is a new digital referal platform that allows its users to refer businesses they love. more

SCRA Technology Ventures Announces Investment Approvals

12/7/2014 – SCRA Technology Ventures board has approved investments in two South Carolina-based technology companies. The two companies, GWIG and Wave Sciences, received undisclosed amounts from SCRA as funding for their first financing rounds. more

SCRA provides start-up funding to two Charleston companies

12/5/2014 – Two Charleston companies have received an initial round of funding from the South Carolina Research Authority. GWIG, or Go Where I Go, and Wave Sciences are now part of the Summerville company’s Technology Ventures’ SC Launch program. Each received $200,000. more

SCRA Technology Ventures Announces Investment Approvals

12/5/2014 – SCRA Technology Ventures’ SC Launch board approved investments in two South Carolina companies at last month’s board meeting in Greenville. more

The Numbers- Marketplace from American Public Media

12/5/2014 – “With access to analytics that GWIG provides, small business owners have the ability to engage with current and potential customers like never before… more

SCRA Technology Ventures Announces Investment Approvals

12/5/2014 – GWIG is the first platform to digitize and track word-of-mouth referrals. Developed to offer… more

Go Where I Go Replaces Online Reviews and Ratings

11/24/2014 – Run by two eye doctors, Charlie Turner and Chris Cooper, GWIG helps small business owners… more

Charleston Hosted – Charlie Turner (GWIG)

10/28/2014 – Come learn how Dr. Charlie Turner raised $500,000 with only a pitch deck and an idea. One year later… more

Meet the Startups Showcasing at Tech Cocktail Celebrate Conference!

10/3/2014 – In just three days, over 40 startups will descend on downtown Las Vegas for one of the country’s biggest… more

Meet the Newest Batch of Hottest Showcasing Startup Winners

9/17/2014 – Who’s competing in Las Vegas…here are the results! more

A new mobile application allows groups of friends to refer others to businesses they like.


New Digital Referral Platform GWIG Launches

3/26/2014 – Now when you need a product or service referral, you can “GWIG it,” as the first digital word-of-mouth referral application… more

Lowcountry Proud: GWIG App provides word-of-mouth referrals

3/24/2014 – We begin this week’s Lowcountry Proud series with a look at a brand new high-tech company located right here in Berkeley County. more