Call For 2024 GRIT Conference Speakers

The Creative Coast is now accepting speaker applications for its 2024 GRIT Conference. The event will take place in Savannah, Georgia at the Savannah Civic Center from February 29th to March 1st. Formerly known as Geekend, the annual conference was rebranded to GRIT in 2023 and returns in its 12th year to foster and grow the regional innovation economy by showcasing accomplishments, introducing new ideas, and connecting people passionate about building products, companies, and experiences.

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Upcoming Entrepreneurship Workshop to Cover Myths & Realities of Small Business Financing – OCTOBER 19, 2023

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The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center (UGA SBDC), a Public Service and Outreach unit of the University of Georgia, the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, The City of Savannah, and the Small Business Assistance Corporation, will co-host a class to educate small business owners on the new State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) program. The event will take place on Thursday, October 19, 2023 from 9am -12pm at the UGA SBDC Savannah and Statesboro Coastal Georgia Center.

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Creative Coast Announces Oct 10th chooseSAV & Coastal Navigator Launch Party

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The Creative Coast will host a special event on October 10, 2023 from 4:30pm – 6:30pm to announce the launch of its newest brands: chooseSAV and The Coastal Navigator. The evening will offer area service providers a unique chance to expand their professional connections, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations with The Creative Coast’s newest brands while enjoying drinks and appetizers in the picturesque setting of the Savannah Boathouse Marina.

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