Our History

November 18, 2011

WordPress Charleston

WordPress User Group hosts inaugural event (Cheryl Smithem)

September 11, 2012

Refresh Charleston

The first Refresh Charleston event takes place with 2 speakers (Aaron Quinn & Nicole Cendrowski)

May 17, 2014

WordCamp Charleston

The first WordPress conference in South Carolina takes place and features 15 speakers to a sold out audience of 250 attendees

October 4, 2014

Web Afternoon

Web Afternoon Charleston takes place and features 9 speakers.

October 29, 2015

Revolve Conference

A re-branded Web Afternoon Charleston launches as Revolve Conference

May 6, 2016

Syntax Conference

The first Syntax Conference takes place targeting application developers


The Present

Harbormark exists as a social enterprise dedicated to helping grow the creative talent pipeline, encourage workforce development, support diversity within the industry, and foster personal and professional growth in the technology and technology-related professions.