Creative Coast Announces SHE HUSTLES Speakers and Panelists: Inspiring Evening to Take Place on May 19th

The Creative Coast has announced the Spring 2022 SHE HUSTLES keynote speaker and panelists! SHE HUSTLES offers Savannah’s women entrepreneurs and leaders a chance to network, learn, and inspire. This season’s event, which is sponsored by the Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA), will take place on Thursday, May19th, 2022 at Front Porch Improv (210 W Victory Drive in Savannah) starting at 6:00pm.

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How the Startup Champions Network is Building Stronger Entrepreneurial Ecosystems Across the US

This April, I had the opportunity to travel to Durham, North Carolina to attend the Startup Champions Network 2022 Spring Summit courtesy of Georgia’s Make Startups program. The SCN summits are hosted in different cities throughout the U.S. so that members of the organization learn from other communities by experiencing their local ecosystems. Forward Cities, a national nonprofit equipping communities and regions to grow and sustain more equitable entrepreneurial ecosystems, of Durham hosted this spring’s summit. Click to read highlights of the event.

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Underwater robotics competition for youth to take place at Savannah Chatham County Aquatic Center this May

Approximately twenty student teams from educational institutions across the southeast will be traveling to the Savannah Chatham County Aquatic Center to compete in the Gray’s Reef Southeast MATE ROV Competition on May 7, 2022. The annual event is one of 41 regional qualifiers across the United States and the globe. Teams will be competing for a spot at the MATE ROV World Championship happening from June 23 to 25, 2022 in Long Beach, California.

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Navy Cyber Security Division Director Rear Admiral BryerJoyner visits the Creative Coast during Navy Week

Navy Rear Admiral BryerJoyner visits The Creative Coast

Rear Admiral BryerJoyner is the Navy Cyber Security Division Director for the Chief of Naval Operations. Originally from Savannah, Georgia and a graduate of Herschel V Jenkins High School, she has a keen interest in STEM empowerment programs targeted toward young women in Savannah. Read about her visit to the Creative Coast, including her time speaking with local young women mentoring women interested in STEM careers.

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Young Entrepreneur Expo is Saturday, March 26th, in Pooler

Y.E.E A Young Entrepreneur Expo

C&B Entertainment LLC and the Greater Savannah Black Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to offer the first-ever Young Entrepreneur Expo (Y.E.E.) on March 26, 2022. The Saturday event, which offers area youth the opportunity to flex their entrepreneurial skills to the public, will run from 10 am – 2 pm in Pooler at 1057 US Highway 80 E.

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