FOOD Richmond Hill Finds Local Success in a Competitive Market

By Bradley Mullis | November 30, 2022

It’s a tale as old as time. A small, local business struggles to compete against large corporations flush with cash and a streamlined application process. Nothing about that sentence is shocking to hear. But what if we changed a few words in that sentence? Maybe take out’ struggles to’ and replace it with something like…’ successfully competes?’ That’s Taylor Matthew’s story, and she’s still telling it, five years after she started FOOD Richmond Hill.

Georgia Logistics Summit

2023 Georgia Logistics Summit Registration Now Open

By The Creative Coast | November 29, 2022

The 2023 Georgia Logistics Summit, to be held in Savannah, March 8, 2023, at the Savannah Convention Center, has now opened registration for participants through the Summit website. Hosted by the Georgia Center of Innovation, a strategic arm of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, the event will explore the intersection of the economy, technology, and growth of Georgia’s ports in an industry that touches every facet of commerce.

Savannah Economic Development Authority’s 2023 Annual Meeting to Take Place Jan. 4th

By Bradley Mullis | November 28, 2022

It’s no surprise that we’re into growing our community. That’s been our mission since day one. And we love the collective that supports us through their participation. If you’re interested in seeing how Savannah continues to grow, you’ll enjoy the annual meeting of the Savannah Development Economic Authority. 

Listen to How to Make Freelancers Part of Your Company’s Growth Plan with Matthew Mottola

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 28, 2022

In this Lunchtime Topic, learn from freelance expert Matthew Mottola on how to make freelancers a part of your growth plan. Matthew is the co-founder and CEO of The Human Cloud. His book of the same name was listed as a #1 New Release on Amazon and details how today’s changemakers use artificial intelligence and the freelance economy to transform work. During the recording, Matt shared insights into the growing freelance economy and why it isn’t slowing down, plus why and how startups should hire freelancers to get stuff done faster!

Georgia Tech CEISMC Announces Deadline Extension on Proposals for 7th Annual STEAM Leadership Conference

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 22, 2022

The Georgia Tech Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing (CEISMC) has announced an extension on the deadline to submit proposals to share innovative ideas at the 7th annual STEAM Leadership Conference, which is taking place on March 10, 2023.

Creative Coast Announces 2022 Girls Code Games Holiday Camp Happening Dec. 19th-22nd

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 21, 2022

Girls Code, a youth coding program for girls in 5th to 8th grade at Savannah Chatham County Public Schools, has announced its 2022 Girls Code Games Holiday Camp taking place from December 19th through December 22nd! The camp is hosted by The Creative Coast at its location on 2 E. Bryan Street, #100A in downtown Savannah and will take place from 10am-3pm each day.

Savannah SCORE announces winners of “BizPitch Savannah™ 2022” entrepreneurial competition.

By The Creative Coast | November 21, 2022

(Savannah, GA) – It’s official! Savannah SCORE has announced the winners of the organization’s 5th Annual ”BizPitch Savannah™” entrepreneurial competition, Savannah’s version of TV’s “Shark Tank.”  On Wednesday, November 16, …

Georgia Southern Libraries Designated as U.S. Patent and Trademark Resource Center, Supports Community Inventors and Entrepreneurs

By The Creative Coast | November 15, 2022

Georgia Southern University Libraries has been designated as a Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC) by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. PTRCs comprise a network of 84 libraries nationwide that disseminate patent and trademark information and support the diverse intellectual property needs of the public. Georgia Southern Libraries is one of two officially designated PTRCs in Georgia.

The Creative Coast Partners With Expansive for Third Annual Holiday Mixer and Fundraiser on Dec. 6th

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 14, 2022

The Creative Coast is excited to announce its third annual Holiday Mixer and Fundraiser with Expansive to benefit the eSTEAM Fund and Toys for Tots. The party will be held on Tuesday, December 6th, from 4:00 pm until 7:00pm on the fourth floor of Expansive Workspace at 2 E. Bryan Street.

12 Startups Innovating in Supply Chain and Logistics Showcased at Plug and Play’s First Savannah Expo Day

By Kait Lance | November 13, 2022

On Thursday, November 3rd, Plug and Play Tech Center hosted its first Savannah Expo Day. Fittingly so, the event took place just off the Savannah River at the Kehoe Iron Works building, as large shipping containers made their way down the river.