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2023 South Carolina ProStart Invitational

JonesCraft Restaurant & Hospitality Recruiters was honored to participate in the 2023 South Carolina ProStart Invitational Competition held in Myrtle Beach, SC in early March.

Both Adam and Kelley served as judges in the Management competition, and what a delight it was to see the students explain their restaurant concepts! We were amazed at how well the students thought through their business plans and at the poise and professionalism they exhibited during their presentations.


1st Anderson Career & Technology Center – Williamston, SC
2nd Golden Strip Career Center- Greenville, SC
3rd Daniel Morgan Technology Center – Spartanburg, SC
4th Ninety-Six High School – Ninety Six, SC
5th Lancaster County School District Career Center, Lancaster SC

1st Golden Strip Career Center – Greenville, SC
2nd Center for Advanced Technical Studies – Chapin, SC
3rd Bamberg -Ehrhardt High School – Bamberg, SC
4th Donaldson Career Center – Greenville, SC
5th South Aiken High School – Aiken, SC

As the first-place winners in the two sides of the competition, Anderson Career & Technology Center and Golden Strip Career Center will represent South Carolina at the National ProStart Invitational May 2-5, 2023, in Washington DC!

We invite you to enjoy a video clip highlighting the competition:

To learn more about ProStart, nationally and at the state and local levels, visit: