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.

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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…

Verizon Offering Get Digital-ready Small Business Program with 500k Grant Opportunity

By Bradley Mullis | November 7, 2023

Owning a small business means being ready to serve your customers wherever they may be. And there’s no better real estate for your latest entrepreneurial endeavor than having a digital storefront. Verizon knows that, and that’s why they’ve created the Verizon Small Business Digital Ready program. This grant funding gives business owners the chance to receive up to $500,000 through the program, bringing your small project the advanced resources to thrive in the modern digital economy. 

Call For 2024 GRIT Conference Speakers

By Kait Lance | November 2, 2023

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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Hello Allice Announces $25k Grant from Stacy’s Pita Chips

By Josefine Breuer | November 2, 2023

Hello Alice, a free online platform that helps businesses launch and grow, has partnered with Stacy’s® Pita Chips to announce a new funding opportunity for businesses in the food and beverage industry with priority given to women founders. 

The Creative Coast Announces November 9th SHE HUSTLES Keynote and Panelists

By Abbegayle Stallons | October 31, 2023

SHE HUSTLES is a Creative Coast tri-annual event, during which Savannah’s women entrepreneurs and leaders connect, learn, and inspire. The Creative Coast is excited to again partner with Savannah SCORE for the upcoming SHE HUSTLES event, which is set to take place on Thursday, November 9th, at The Clyde Venue from 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm.

4 Fungi’s Regenerative to Bring $27 Million in Investment and 50 Jobs to Metter Area

By Bradley Mullis | October 30, 2023

4 Fungi’s Regenerative, a pioneering controlled environment agriculture and food production company, is planning to build a state-of-the-art greenhouse facility in the area. This is expected to bring more than $27 million in investments as well as create nearly 50 jobs. Read more about the announcement from The Georgia Department of Economic Development.

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Entrepreneurship Event in Brunswick Targets Children with Big Business Dreams  

By Bradley Mullis | October 30, 2023

What do you do after spending 36 years as an educator? While some would take a well-deserved break, Freda Johnson is doubling down on her commitment to elementary education with her latest adventure, Sunday Funday for Future Entrepreneurs. 

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Savannah SCORE announces finalists of BizPitch Savannah™ 2023 entrepreneurial competition

By The Creative Coast | October 26, 2023

It’s official! Savannah SCORE has announced the finalist for its 7th Annual ”BizPitch Savannah™” entrepreneurial competition, Savannah’s version of TV’s “Shark Tank.”