August 13, 2014 (COLUMBIA, S.C.): Columbia Regional Business Report has selected Debi Schadel, founding partner at Flock and Rally: Events + Communications for a Brave New South, to be honored as one of twelve Influential Women in Business for 2014.
Each year, a panel of judges selects the most outstanding nominees from its call for influential businesswomen who have demonstrated professional excellence and leadership in their careers and community service.
Schadel was chosen by Columbia Regional Business Report as one of three honorees in the “Business Owner-CEO” category, announced July 8, 2014. Nominees are awarded across four categories: Business Owner-CEO, Executive, Rising Star and Volunteer.
Founded in 2010 by Schadel and her business partner Tracie Broom, Flock and Rally is a boutique, full-service branding agency in Columbia, S.C., serving clients in the lifestyle, non-profit, technology and economic development sectors, with a focus on boosting South Carolina’s creative economy and contributing to Columbia, S.C.’s growing reputation as a progressive Southern city on the rise.
The twelve awardees will be honored at Columbia Regional Business Report’s Influential Women in Business event on Aug. 14, 11:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree Columbia with keynote speaker Kim Wilkerson, President of Bank of America South Carolina.
About Flock and Rally
Flock and Rally is a boutique public relations, marketing and event planning agency in Columbia, South Carolina, focused on leveraging new media tools and grassroots techniques to help clients launch and amplify their brands. Led by founding partners Debi Schadel and Tracie Broom, Flock and Rally’s mission is simple: to rally our community around great ideas. Learn more at www.flockandrally.com.