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Eric Elkins

Eric Elkins is owner of Double E Insurance and Financial Solutions. He co-founded the Double E Endowment Fund with Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. Eric is a consistent member of the Million Dollar Roundtables “Top of The Table”, member of the Forum 400 (Leading insurance advisors in US), and previous member of the Lincoln Financial Advisory Council. Eric is a graduate of The University of Arizona. He served on various boards regarding the Arts, Community, Religious, etc. His wife is Jennifer and he has two boys, Owen and Alec. Their company does business all throughout the United States and is considered one of South Carolina’s leading experts in the Insurance field.

Eric Elkins

Eric Elkins is owner of Double E Insurance and Financial Solutions. He co-founded the Double E Endowment Fund with Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. Eric is a consistent member of the Million Dollar Roundtables “Top of The Table”, member of the Forum 400 (Leading insurance advisors in US), and previous member of the Lincoln Financial Advisory Council. Eric is a graduate of The University of Arizona. He served on various boards regarding the Arts, Community, Religious, etc. His wife is Jennifer and he has two boys, Owen and Alec. Their company does business all throughout the United States and is considered one of South Carolina’s leading experts in the Insurance field.

Ken Harrell

Ken Harrell is the managing partner of the Joye Law Firm, which has offices throughout the state of South Carolina. During his tenure as the firm’s managing partner, the law firm has grown from one office location to four and its gross income has also quadrupled. He has been honored by the Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers organizations multiple times in the areas of personal injury and workers’ compensation. In 2015, Best Lawyers honored him as Charleston’s workers’ compensation lawyer of the year. Super Lawyers has listed Ken as one of the “top 25” lawyers in South Carolina since 2017. Ken previously served as the president of Injured Workers Advocates and he has been the legislative co-chair for this organization for over 10 years now. Ken is the vice-chair of the Ashley Hall School’s board of trustees. He has worked with several community organizations, including previously serving as a Cub Scouts pack leader and a Little League baseball coach.

Ken Harrell

Ken Harrell is the managing partner of the Joye Law Firm, which has offices throughout the state of South Carolina. During his tenure as the firm’s managing partner, the law firm has grown from one office location to four and its gross income has also quadrupled. He has been honored by the Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers organizations multiple times in the areas of personal injury and workers’ compensation. In 2015, Best Lawyers honored him as Charleston’s workers’ compensation lawyer of the year. Super Lawyers has listed Ken as one of the “top 25” lawyers in South Carolina since 2017. Ken previously served as the president of Injured Workers Advocates and he has been the legislative co-chair for this organization for over 10 years now. Ken is the vice-chair of the Ashley Hall School’s board of trustees. He has worked with several community organizations, including previously serving as a Cub Scouts pack leader and a Little League baseball coach.

Founders

Lee R. Heisman/ Savant Comprehensive Technologies Lee R. Heisman is the owner and CEO of Savant Comprehensive Technologies, My School Pool and Ask a Privacy Officer. Prior to this, Lee was the founder and CEO of H and W Printing and Brainstorm Design Works, a full advertising agency and commercial printing firm located in Atlanta, GA. He has a Master Degree from Rutgers University and is on the Advisory Board of the KSU Entrepreneurial Center. Lee has sold 2 of his previously owned businesses over the years through mergers and acquisition. Before launching his Entrepreneurial Career, Lee was a Licensed Physical Therapist in New Jersey for 3 years.

Lee R. Heisman/ Savant Comprehensive Technologies Lee R. Heisman is the owner and CEO of Savant Comprehensive Technologies, My School Pool and Ask a Privacy Officer. Prior to this, Lee was the founder and CEO of H and W Printing and Brainstorm Design Works, a full advertising agency and commercial printing firm located in Atlanta, GA. He has a Master Degree from Rutgers University and is on the Advisory Board of the KSU Entrepreneurial Center. Lee has sold 2 of his previously owned businesses over the years through mergers and acquisition. Before launching his Entrepreneurial Career, Lee was a Licensed Physical Therapist in New Jersey for 3 years.

Ted Jenkin/ oXYGen Financial & Hyperchat Social Ted has been an entrepreneur, leader, and social media pioneer in the financial services industry. Ted founded Atlanta based oXYGen Financial, a financial services company servicing more than 2,500 clients and  servicing over 2.3 Billion dollars. Ted has been quoted in more than 75 publication and newspapers including being a featured columnist for the Wall Street Journal The Experts and appearing frequently on CNN’s Headline News Weekend Express. He runs one of the top 15 personal finance blogs in the country www.yoursmartmoneymoves.com, and is one of the top 10 social media financial advisors in the country according to Brightscope. He has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ for more than 19 years and has six advanced designations from the College for Financial Planning (CFP®, CRPC®, CRPS®, AWMA®, AAMS®, CMFC®). Ted lives in Milton, GA with his wife Genna and three kids. BrokerCheck link: http://brokercheck.finra.org/

Ted Jenkin/ oXYGen Financial & Hyperchat Social Ted has been an entrepreneur, leader, and social media pioneer in the financial services industry. Ted founded Atlanta based oXYGen Financial, a financial services company servicing more than 2,500 clients and  servicing over 2.3 Billion dollars. Ted has been quoted in more than 75 publication and newspapers including being a featured columnist for the Wall Street Journal The Experts and appearing frequently on CNN’s Headline News Weekend Express. He runs one of the top 15 personal finance blogs in the country www.yoursmartmoneymoves.com, and is one of the top 10 social media financial advisors in the country according to Brightscope. He has been a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ for more than 19 years and has six advanced designations from the College for Financial Planning (CFP®, CRPC®, CRPS®, AWMA®, AAMS®, CMFC®). Ted lives in Milton, GA with his wife Genna and three kids. BrokerCheck link: http://brokercheck.finra.org/

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