Whitfield Center Events


Fellowship of Companies for Christ International 2015 Southeast Regional Showcase
April 17-18, 2015

FCCIFCCI returns to the Whitfield Center to gather FCCI members, as well as other Christian business leaders in the Southeastern United States, to equip and encourage them to "operate their businesses and conduct their personal lives in accordance with biblical principles."


 Friday April 17

Informal fellowship & dinner in Charleston. ContactSteve Campbellfor details           

Saturday, April 18

FCCI Showcase, Building Lives Together

Transforming Business through Christ at the Whitfield Center for Christian Leadership, Charleston Southern University

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM               

David and Jean Branton

Cornerstone Surveying & Engineering and  Cornerstone Information Services

  • Every aspect of their business is committed to advancing the Gospel of Jesus Christ and pointing all to him.
  • For nearly 20 years, they have lived out their faith through their businesses, modeled the love of Christ in creative ways and effectively used their business as a platform for ministry.
  • David will unpack the great tool, Character First and explain how it is used to positively impact employee participation, efficiency and profitability.

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Jimmy Collins, Former Chick-fil-A President & COO

8 Key  Principles of Creative Followership

  • Jimmy will teach live on the 8 keys to his concept of Creative Followership. 
  • Topics include: What is Creative Followership?, Everyone Likes Problems, The Shadow, Fire Your Boss, Choose Your Boss, Mustangs and Mules.
  • In this session, we will be joined by additional CSU undergrad, MBA students and Chick-fil-A staff

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Chick-fil-A buffet lunch, book signing, and fellowship with Jimmy Collins the Branton's and all

2:00 PM – Until

Some of our folks will linger in Charleston to enjoy her charms with friends old and new.


Registration More Information


Wingate by Wyndham

Book your Reservations

Coming to Charleston for this event? Book your reservations at the Wingate on the CSU campus. Call (843) 553-4444.

Staley Lecture Series

Staley Lecture Series

Dr. Gregory Thornbury, President of  The King’s College, was the keynote speaker at CSU's 2014 Distinguished Staley Lecture Series. Listen to the podcast lectures here.

Computer Science Team Takes Second Place

Computer Science Team Takes Second Place

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