Savannah SCORE announces finalists and panel of judges for the BizPitch Savannah™ 2021 entrepreneurial competition.

Savannah SCORE has announced the finalists and panel of judges for its 4th Annual Shark Tank-style entrepreneurial competition. “BizPitch Savannah™”.  On Friday, November 5 from 4:00 until 6:30PM at Georgia Southern University’s Armstrong Center, the finalists will pitch their business ideas to the panel of judges for a chance to win cash and free professional services valued at over $10,000 to help launch their new businesses. The public is invited to attend at no charge.

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Infinity Inc. Named Cybersecurity Awareness Month Champion

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NEWS PROVIDED BY INFINITY INC. This year’s initiative highlights the growing importance of cybersecurity and encouraging individuals and organizations to take necessary measures to stay safe and secure in an increasingly connected world Savannah, GA — Infinity, Inc. recently renewed its commitment to Cybersecurity Awareness Month, held annually in October, by becoming a 2021 Champion.…

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Interdisciplinary Team Awarded $1 Million NSF Grant for Youth Advocacy and Disaster Resilience

NEWS PROVIDED BY GEORGIA TECH The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $1 million Stage 2 Civic Innovation Challenge (CIC) grant to the Georgia Tech-led project “Visualizing Resilience: BIPOC Youth advocacy through Mapmaking.” The interdisciplinary team of researchers previously received a $50,000 grant through Stage 1 of the CIC for the first iteration of…

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University of Georgia Small Business Development Center receives $42,000 grant from Truist Foundation

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The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center received a $42,000 grant from the Truist Foundation to establish an entrepreneurship academy. The Truist Foundation grant will enable 40 business owners from the Savannah area to participate in the program at no cost. Interested business owners are invited to apply online. Ideal program participants can create economic impact through job creation and increased revenue.

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Digital Platform Menther to Launch in Savannah

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Menther, recently relocated its headquarters to Savannah, Georgia because of the ongoing incentives to lure talented remote tech workers into the city. Menther is a cross-generational community and digital platform aimed at unlocking opportunities for all women, regardless of zip code or circumstance. Due to the ongoing committment by the Savannah Econoomic Development Authority to incentivize tech workers and companies into the area, Menther relocated its headquarters and will be celebrating its upcoming launch with members of the community on October 16th.

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Nominate a Small Business ROCK STAR!

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Each year the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) and the Georgia Economic Developers Association (GEDA) partner to celebrate small businesses in the state of Georgia with their Small Business ROCK STAR award. The nomination form for their 2022 Small Business Rock Star Awards is now open. You can apply or nominate an exceptional small businesses from the Technology, Manufacturing, Service or Retail industry sectors.

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Southern Automation Logistics & Technology (SALT) seeking Georgia Southern Interns for Software Development and Marketing

Southern Automation Logistics & Technology (SALT) seeking Georgia Southern Interns for Software Development and Marketing

Internships are a vital part of every college student’s climb to success; most majors require internships to graduate, but all majors encourage students to have an internship while enrolled. Internships allow you as a student to learn beyond the confines of the classroom: they offer a chance for you to “get your hands dirty” and…

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