Founded in March of 2013, with one of our subsidiaries, So Exquisite Charleston Magazine, we stood firm on the premise that we were a publication that was by the people and for the people. With that, we expanded into what we are today.
We are an organization fiercely devoted to providing creative and engaging platforms for small businesses, creatives, and rising talent in the Lowcountry. Through each of our subsidiaries, we are able to create a well-rounded impact on the communities we serve. Our mission is to change the perspectives of creative people when it comes to accomplishing their goals and pursuing anything greater for themselves. For over 7 years in the Lowcountry, we have helped to found dozens of new minority-owned businesses and community organizations, while inspiring the masses through our work.
Our Small Business' Founding Principles
We are an organization that has come a long way in the Lowcountry, and has learned so much from the people & communities we've been able to serve. While you are learning more about our brand, take a peek into the working style you can expect from us.
We can only be productive and successful at our work when we have all of the necessary information from YOU, the customer. We consult with you in the beginning, and throughout the time of our work together to ensure we understand your goals & needs. We ask that our customers continue to be transparent and communicate thoroughly when working with us. We can't help if we don't know.
It's important that we express that, we as an organization respect people and communities of all backgrounds, ethnicities, and creeds. We give the utmost respect to each person, partner, brand, or business that we work within any capacity. Just as well give the utmost respect, we expect it in return.
We operate on a relaxed form of professionalism, including in our interactions with customers. We want people to not feel like they are just getting a service done, but that they are engaging and working with caring and knowledgable individuals. We ask that our maintain professionalism at all times, including over email or social media, along with in person.
A Girl With A Plan
She graduated from Susquehanna University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Communications, a year and a half earl, and moved back to her hometown of Charleston to start her new life. After 2 months of being on the hunt for a job, she was unsuccessful and became depressed. But when all seemed lost, Kimberly took matters into her own hands and started a blog. What started out as a way to keep busy while continuing to look for work, became a full fledge business and what we know now as So Exquisite Charleston Magazine.
As her entrepreneurial efforts grew, she expanded beyond So Exquisite Charleston, into Exquisite Enterprises Inc. As a proud Charleston native, and a dedicated entrepreneur, Kimberly hopes to motivate and inspire people to chase their dreams and be themselves as she does.
Services We Offer
We are a brand that's obsessed with helping the local economy and communities continue to grow in creative and engaging manners. Our focus has changed in great ways over the years, but we've narrowed it down to a unique number of areas and services we specialize in best. Anything we can't help you in some way on, we do our best to connect you with someone who can.
Small Business Development, Printing & Publishing
We believe small businesses to be the lifeline of our communities. Their creativity, their passion, their stories, drive us to want to help them grow in a number of capacities. Marketing & Branding Consulting, Graphic Design & Printing, and many others are just a few of the ways we work to make small businesses successful. In addition, we offer publishing services for brands or professionals looking to publish their own eBooks, audiobooks, and paperback books.
Media Relations & Creative Platforms
Media is the industry we started in, with the founding of our online magazine in 2013. Throughout our years in the Lowcountry, we've seen media evolve in an extremely creative and unique way. We continue to provide more and more creative media platforms for local talent and professionals to reach others and promote their work. Both our online magazine and internet radio stations see over 1500 listeners and viewers, around the Southeastern Region.