Eric Whiteside

Entrepreneur Tech Expert

Name:Eric Whiteside
Date of birth:
Address:PO Box 1282, Greer, SC 29652

He serves on the Board Chairman of Palmetto Leadership Insitute, Founder of E-Vision Project Development Corporation and E-Vision Business Center Inc. He has consulted and assisted over 50 start-ups and established companies as well as commercial financial firms. In 2017, he was selected as one of 300 entrepreneurs to represent the United States at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India. He created the following brands: AnointedConnect, evisioneye, evisionedu, NRMC, REINVESTVETERANS and more.

11.2018 - present

2. Intuit Corporation

Certified Pro Advisor

A ProAdvisor is a QuickBooks-certified independent accounting pro who can provide strategic insights to drive small business success.

06.2018 - present

3. Pearson Education Inc

Pearson VUE Test Administrator


03.2021 - present

1. Walden University

Graduate Student

Master of Information Systems Management (MISM) program.


10.2019 - 11.2019

3. Project Management Core

Completion Certificate

The Project Management Program combines a curriculum focusing on basic project management principles with hands-on practice of computer software packages (Microsoft Project and project management templates) and is used for projects in engineering, manufacturing, healthcare and information technology. This certificate program will provide you with a head start in project management or enhance your ability to better manage your projects. It is also designed for experienced project managers to maintain their skills and obtain PDU credit.

This course provides the concepts and tools required to manage projects successfully to meet project cost, schedule and quality goals. All of the project management disciplines will be covered. Hands-on exercises and cases will enable you to apply these disciplines for your own projects. Project Management templates are included.

01.2001 - 02.2012

4. RKV Investments LLC

Chief Operating Officer

Organizational Development Residential and Commercial Mortgage Loan Brokerage Financial Management Human Resource Management Setup and Management of company Information Management Systems. The company was reviewed by S.C. Department of Consumer Affairs and utilized in the evolution of using Document imaging for mortgage loan files. The department later approved the use for mortgage brokers

11.2007 - 12.2009


Senior Project Manager

Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.

Maintains start-up staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; maintaining a safe and secure work environment; developing personal growth opportunities.
Maintains organization’s effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.

Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
Completed start-up projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments and data center.
Verifies software application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented.
Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures.
Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.

1992 - 1994

6. University of South Carolina-Columbia

Transfer Student

Business Administration and Management, General Major
Student Government- Senator
President National Society of Pershing Rifles
South Carolina Legislative Aide 92-94
Phi Beta Lambda Business Fraternity
American Management Association


02.2008 - present

1. E-Vision Project Development Corporation

Senior Project Director

E-Vision Project Development Corporation specializes in custom website, mobile and software application development. Our team assists clients in developing unique online concepts and technologies that enhance their business profile. From concept to completion, our project team works on branding, designing, developing and marketing your project.

02.2008 - present

2. Palmetto Leadership Institute

Founder & Chairman of Board

Palmetto Leadership Institute (501c3) is a nonprofit organization incorporated in the state of South Carolina. Our organization was established in 2008 to promote technology access for Depritech individuals and has recently enhanced that vision to focus on potential leaders of the free market. The utilization of technology and its importance to to free enterprise must come from the vision of its leaders and we plan to provide the knowledge necessary for success. Link to Organization:

Executive Education

2004 - 2004

1. American Management Association

AMA Advance Leadership Course

How to drive change in the workplace by applying actions that address employee doubts Applying the concepts of manager vs. leader roles How to identify and assess your personal behavioral preferences Promoting organizational vision and values through ethical leadership behaviors Forming “virtual partnerships” in the work environment Performing a situation analysis of various work units to align the organization Applying leadership concepts in a simulated business case Develop plan for action

2002 - 2002

2. Duke University – The Fuqua School of...

Finance For Non Financial Managers

The ability to create, understand, and work with financial reports is critical to success in business. Financial Analysis and Reporting for Non-Financial Managers develops competencies in the essential elements of financial reporting, including managerial and financial accounting. Course topics
are essential for managers in all functional areas, including marketing,finance, human resources, operations, and investor relations.


2002 - 2002

3. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Finance for the Technical Executive

The program for senior non-technical executives to explore these important management issues. Introduced the latest thinking and techniques for aligning IT with business strategy and leveraging IT to transform business processes. This is not a program for technical managers. Rather, it has been designed to provide senior executives like you with a strategic perspective on information technology and to bring you up to speed on current issues in managing the IT function.

1998 - 1998

4. Harvard Law School

Program on Negotiation

The primary goal of this program is to provide a stimulating learning opportunity for participants to: Evaluate how they currently think in competitive environments, Determine what they do well, and Identify potential areas of thinking where improvement is possible. Upon completion of the program, all participants will return to their organizations with a personalized agenda for change.

1997 - 1997

5. Columbia Business School

Sales Management Program

The program is fast paced, dynamic, and practical, combining interactive lectures and discussions with case studies, planning exercises, and other group work.


2016 - present

1. National Association of Black Journalists

Professional Member

The National Association of Black Journalists is an organization of African-American journalists, students, and media professionals. Founded in 1975 in Washington, D.C., by 44 journalists, the NABJ’s stated purpose is to provide quality programs and services to and advocate on behalf of black journalists.

05.2014 - present

2. Anointed Connect Church Inc

Ordained Pastor

Senior Ordained Pastor and Founder:

2014 - 2016

3. American Guild of Court Videographers


The American Guild of Court Videographers is pleased to announce that you are a Certified Deposition Video Specialist (CDVS). This designation was made on October, 2013 following your attendance and successful completion of the deposition certification course and a passing score on the CDVS certification test.


08.2021 - 08.2021

1. Leadership Institute


Campaign Compliance & Finance Law: What To Know Before Announcing Candidacy


08.2021 - 08.2021

2. Leadership Institute


Television Workshop, On-Camera


09.2016 - 09.2016

3. Leadership Institute


Broadcast Journalism School