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Dr. Jamal Lawrence Announced as GRIT 2024 Keynote

By The Creative Coast | December 21, 2023

The Creative Coast is excited to announce Dr. Jamal Lawrence, MD, as a GRIT 2024 keynote speaker. The annual two-day GRIT Conference unites the region’s entrepreneurs, technologists, creatives, and visionaries over inspiring keynote sessions, panel discussions, and workshops. GRIT 2024 is set to take place from February 29th to March 1st at the iconic Savannah Civic Center in Savannah, Georgia.

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Now Announcing THE GRIT CONFERENCE 2024 T-shirt Design Competition

By The Creative Coast | December 11, 2023

The Creative Coast is looking for an inspiring, cool t-shirt design related to our GRIT Conference theme: Leap Into the Future. Interested in designing it? Join our GRIT CONFERENCE T-shirt Design Competition. All are welcome to apply!

Hinesville Business Incubator For Entrepreneurship Celebrates Grand Opening

By The Creative Coast | November 30, 2023

SAVANNAH, Ga., November 30, 2023 — The Hinesville Development Authority, Liberty County Chamber of Commerce and the city of Hinesville, in partnership with Georgia Southern University’s Business Innovation Group (BIG), have launched the very first Hinesville Business Incubator, partially funded by an Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant. The incubator is located across the street from Georgia Southern’s Liberty Campus in downtown Hinesville.

Beaufort Digital Corridor to host training courses for professionals seeking to enhance cybersecurity knowledge & career prospects

By The Creative Coast | November 30, 2023

Beaufort, SC – The Beaufort Digital Corridor is excited to announce a special training opportunity for professionals looking to enhance their cybersecurity knowledge and career prospects. Divergence Academy, in partnership with the Beaufort Digital Corridor, will be hosting Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) training courses in Beaufort, SC.

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Creative Coast Announces Mike Michalowicz as 2024 GRIT Conference Keynote

By The Creative Coast | November 28, 2023

The Creative Coast is especially thrilled to reveal Mike Michalowicz, New York Times bestselling author and entrepreneur, as a GRIT 2024 keynote speaker.

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Georgia Power Foundation awards grant for the BIG Edge Entrepreneurship Program

By The Creative Coast | November 17, 2023

NEWS PROVIDED BY GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY’S BUSINESS INNOVATION GROUP SAVANNAH, Ga., November 17, 2023 — Georgia Southern University’s Business Innovation Group (BIG) has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Georgia Power…

Candler County Industrial Authority Announces Double Groundbreaking Ceremony of DAS Corp. and 4 Fungi’s Regenerative in Metter, Georgia 

By The Creative Coast | November 15, 2023

NEWS PROVIDED BY CANDLER COUNTY INDUSTRIAL AUTHORITY  Double Groundbreaking Ceremony: DAS Corp. and 4 Fungi’s Regenerative in Metter, Georgia  Metter, GA – November 15, 2023 -The future is bright for…

Emerging Trends Symposium

By Josefine Breuer | November 13, 2023

Savannah, GA — Exciting news for business enthusiasts and professionals! On Wednesday, November 15, 2023, World Trade Center Savannah will host the inaugural Emerging Trends Symposium, an initiative set to illuminate the latest industry developments and best practices.

Submit Your Proposal for The Virtual STEAM Leadership Conference 2022 at Georgia Tech!

Georgia Tech Announces Call for STEAM Leadership Conference 2024 Proposals

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 13, 2023

Attention all STEAM enthusiasts! Georgia Tech is now accepting presenter proposals for its annual STEAM Leadership Conference. The 2024 STEAM Leadership Conference at Georgia Tech is an event you can’t…

The Creative Coast Partners With Expansive for its Fourth Annual Holiday Mixer and Fundraiser on December 5

The Creative Coast Partners With Expansive for its Fourth Annual Holiday Mixer and Fundraiser on December 5

By Abbegayle Stallons | November 13, 2023

SAVANNAH, GA- The Creative Coast is excited to announce its fourth annual Holiday Mixer and Fundraiser with Expansive Workspace to benefit Girls Code Savannah and Toys for Tots. The party…