Buffkin / Baker is a national, retained executive search and consulting firm. The members of the firm have extensive backgrounds in retained executive search, collectively bringing over 175 years of experience. Buffkin / Baker has offices in Charlotte, Los Angeles, Nashville, New York, Washington, D.C. and Winston-Salem. The firm has 10 partners nationwide. The professional staff of the firm has conducted over 1,500 searches for a diverse corporate and non-profit clientele. The firm conducts searches to recruit leaders in the Higher Education, Digital, Private Equity, Healthcare, Media/Entertainment, and Non-profit sectors.
Buffkin / Baker’s higher education practice is one of the most prominent in the country, having conducted over 650 searches for clients that include leading liberal arts colleges, regional private and public colleges and universities, large research universities, HBCUs, AAU institutions, health science centers, and public and private secondary education institutions.
Duke Energy is one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, providing electricity to 7.7 million retail customers in six states. They have approximately 51,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest, and Florida – and natural gas distribution services to more than 1.6 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, and the Carolinas.
Giraffe Web Development & Design is a website design company based in Greenville SC and offers web development, web design, and search engine optimization services. Judy Benedict, the owner/principal, has been in web development for over 20 years, and focuses on helping clients in both North Carolina and South Carolina. GiraffeWeb develops adaptive and mobile-ready website solutions, and helps clients with SEO and social media.
Gravity Diagnostics is a full-service state-of-the-art CLIA laboratory licensed in all 50 states providing innovative laboratory testing in the areas of COVID-19. We are an advocate for physicians, patients, and our communities, supporting them with unsurpassed integrity, regulatory compliance, and clinical expertise. Gravity currently serves over 1,000 customers for their COVID-19 testing needs from small private practices to universities, to Fortune 500 companies. Since the beginning of the pandemic, our team has done everything we can to get our nation back to normal. While still supporting those in most critical need, we are continuing our mission by helping as many schools, universities, and employers get the testing resources and capabilities they need to get back to life as safely as possible. Gravity Diagnostics offers a wide range of testing services including, but not limited to COVID-19, Upper Respiratory, and Sexually Transmitted Infections.
The Virtual Care Group (VCG) provides medical and mental health services to college campuses 24/7 through a turnkey telehealth solution. VCG combines the highest quality clinicians with an advanced technology platform to promote high member satisfaction and participation. Board-certified physicians and licensed counselors support the needs of students, faculty and staff at more than 100 U.S. colleges and universities. VCG leads the industry in setting up telehealth operations within 24 hours, expanding campus health center resources and providing safe, affordable, private, and convenient
Varsity Health assists independent colleges and universities provide healthcare to students both on main campuses as well as satellite locations. Varsity Health can staff, equip and manage a Student Health Center from the ground up or help manage one already in existence. Student Health Centers are in the university’s branding and image.
Varsity Health also provides 24/7 Student Healthcare as well as Remote Mental Health options. These programs are of nominal cost and can be set up with no financial impact to the university. The 24/7 care can deliver a feedback loop to the university student health center.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is an ongoing American success story. Our guiding principles, and humble beginning, revolve around personal honesty and integrity. We believe in strengthening our communities one neighborhood at a time, serving our customers as if they were our family, and rewarding hard work. These things are as true today as they were when we were founded in 1957.
Today, our massive network means Enterprise is the largest transportation solutions provider. We offer car and truck rentals, as well as car sharing and car sales. We are in 85 countries with more than 7,600 locations. What does this mean to our customers? We are there when you need us.
We take an active role in sustainability, not only because its smart for our business, but because we believe in making the world a better place for future generations. Because of our size, we are in a unique position to foster innovation, advance research, and test market-driven solutions.
Trane is a leader in providing facility and financial services to campus buildings which reduce energy and operational costs while enhancing the learning environment. Trane provides turnkey projects that improve assets while guaranteeing the results and savings associated with each facility improvement.