Partnership for Inclusive Innovation Announces Call for Proposals for Community Research Grant Program

By The Creative Coast | March 11, 2024

NEWS PROVIDED BY THE PARTNERSHIP FOR INCLUSIVE INNOVATION The Partnership for Inclusive Innovation (PIN) launched in 2020 with the mission to catalyze innovation, opportunity, and shared economic prosperity through public-private…

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2024 GRIT Conference Wraps with Three Startup Stage Winners

By Kait Lance | March 8, 2024

Read all of our latest news stories HERE. Savannah, GA (March 7, 2024) – On Thursday, February 29th, over 300 innovators celebrated Leap Day by “Leaping Into the Future” at…

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Registration Now Open For Free Girls Code Savannah Spring Sessions

By The Creative Coast | March 6, 2024

Read all of the latest news stories HERE. SAVANNAH (March 5, 2024) – Girls Code Savannah is back! The Creative Coast’s youth program will return this spring with four, free in-person…

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TAG Announces the 2024 Top 40 Innovative Companies in Georgia

By The Creative Coast | March 5, 2024

Read all of the latest news stories HERE. NEWS PROVIDED BY THE TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION OF GEORGIA (TAG) ATLANTA (Feb. 29, 2024) – The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) today announced the…

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National Grid Partners and Joules Accelerator Announce Climate Startup Showcase

By Brianna Bella | February 20, 2024

Read all of our latest news stories HERE.  National Grid Partners and Joules Accelerator are partnering on March 12th to host leading climate startups to kick off EPRI Electrification Week!…

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Creative Coast is Seeking an Executive Director

By The Creative Coast | February 15, 2024

The Creative Coast connects, supports, and develops creative and technology entrepreneurs to positively impact our community’s economy. Propelled by The Creative Coast, our community will be transformed into a vibrant…

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Creative Coast Announces Finalists for GRIT Conference’s Startup Stage Pitch Competition

By The Creative Coast | February 15, 2024

The Creative Coast has announced the Startup Stage finalists that will pitch their companies at GRIT, Savannah’s two-day innovation conference. Startup Stage, which is presented by the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC), is a business pitch competition during which finalists present their endeavors to a panel of judges and a live audience for a chance at $10,000 in cash and prizes. The competition is scheduled to take place on Thursday, February 29th, from 4:00pm to 6:00pm at the Savannah Civic Center.

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Creative Coast Announces Executive Director Jennifer Bonnett’s Departure / Search for New Executive Director

By The Creative Coast | February 12, 2024

As we embrace 2024, we are excited about what lies ahead for our community and The Creative Coast, including our GRIT Conference later this month. With a new year comes new changes, and in that spirit, we wish to keep you, our members and supporters, in the loop.


Beaufort Digital Corridor Announces Third Annual Techstars_ Startup Weekend

By The Creative Coast | February 12, 2024

The Beaufort Digital Corridor has announced the 3rd Annual Techstars_ Startup Weekend in Beaufort, SC! You won’t want to miss this innovation-filled, fast-paced pitch competition on March 22nd–24th.

NASE Growth Grants Offer Up to $4,000 for Businesses

By Abbegayle Stallons | February 12, 2024

National Association for the Self-Employed, or NASE, has been assisting entrepreneurs and small businesses in growth, education and developmental tools since 1981. NASE is able to provide a variety of grants to its members as a result of their hard work and the devotion of their partners, such as Dell Small Business, UPS, Turbo Tax, LegalZoom, and many others.