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Wide Angle Lunch: Rebecca Ufkes


Rebecca Ufkes is the co-founder and past President of UEC Electronics (Arotech Corporation), an engineering, design, prototyping, and manufacturing provider located in Charleston. Founded in 1995, and still a successful and thriving business, Ufkes will talk about how she created a multi-million dollar company while balancing a healthy marriage with the other co-founder, her husband. 

$20 members / $30 nonmembers; boxed lunch included. To buy tickets, call 843-723-9912 or click here.

Ufkes and UEC’s innovative engineering team have developed products for multiple markets and continue to provide Product Development & Realization services to local entrepreneurs.  Rebecca was selected as the 2010 SBA South Carolina Small Business Person of the Year and was subsequently honored as a National Award Winner at the 2010 SBA National Small Business Week Conference in Washington, DC.  Early 2012, Rebecca was recognized as a “Champion of Change” at the White House for Innovation and Manufacturing in the hybrid and renewable energy market.