President, Longleaf Holdings USA, LLC a Real Estate & Investment Firm, including RJ Rockers Brewing Company


Longleaf Holdings

Career History

Founded several entrepreneurial ventures in the employee benefits, document shredding and recycling, records and information management and mobile storage industries; Angel and Private Equity Investor in many start-ups as well as real estate investments which have helped the revitalization of downtown Spartanburg


B.S. in Psychology, Wofford College

Community Involvement

Member – Young Presidents’ Organization (state chair) and the Wofford Investment Advisory Committee; Trustee – Spartanburg County Foundation, and Virginia Episcopal School; Boards – Palmetto Conservation Foundation and the Spartanburg Community College Incubator Advisory Board; Founding member – The Iron Yard Accelerator Project-Spartanburg and The Spartanburg Angel Network


Mercedes Bartow

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