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#GoodNews: OXOS Medical chosen by MedTech Innovator as a Top Global Startup Transforming Healthcare

By The Creative Coast | June 29, 2020

OXOS Medical, the parent-company to Savannah-founded MicroC Imaging, has been selected to participate in the MedTech Innovator cohort of 50 early-stage companies that are innovating in health-tech industry.

#GoodNews: Parker’s wins Convenience Store Chain of the Year

By The Creative Coast | June 28, 2020

Congratulations to Parker’s Convenience Stores!

Lunchtime Topic with Dr. Davana Pilzic: The 2:00 Dip

By The Creative Coast | June 26, 2020

Lunchtime Topic with Dr. Davana Pilzic: The 2:00 Dip

#GoodNews: SCCPSS Board Purchases More Technology for Students with Chromebook Purchase Approval

By The Creative Coast | June 26, 2020

The SCCPSS Board elected to purchase 14,000 Chromebooks for the benefit of students.

#GoodNews: Savannah Named One of ‘America’s Top 50 Small Cities’

By The Creative Coast | June 25, 2020

Resonance Consultancy, the “leading advisors in real estate, tourism and economic development,” have named Savannah as the number four in their list of ‘America’s Top 50 Small Cities.’

#GoodNews: School Board Prepared with Virtual Learning Option for the 20-21 School Year

By The Creative Coast | June 20, 2020

In an Executive Summary of the decision to launch the Savannah-Chatham E-Learning Academy (SCELA), the Savannah Chatham County Public School Board stated the following, “Due to the increasing number of events, including but not limited to natural disasters, inclement weather, and other emergencies that result in school closures, it has become necessary for school districts…

#GoodNews: Moss & Marsh Launches Web-based Series Making with Moss & Marsh

By The Creative Coast | June 19, 2020

Moss & Marsh was founded by Candace Brodmann of Savannah. The company is a “textile design house” that creates products with the goal of making life easier for their customers. Some of the items and services Moss & Marsh sells include a DIY Screen Printing Kit, attire (women and children’s ), monogramming and customization, and…

VIRTUAL – TechSAV Lunch Function 101 featuring Randal Humphries on Cyber Security for Everyone

By The Creative Coast | June 18, 2020

VIRTUAL – TechSAV Lunch Function 101 featuring Randal Humphries on Cyber Security for Everyone

#GoodNews: Creative Coast launches #ChooseSavannah campaign in support of SEDA’s New Incentive Program for Remote Tech Workers to Relocate to Savannah

By The Creative Coast | June 15, 2020

In May of this year, the Savannah Economic Development Authority announced their plans to fund a Technology Workforce Incentive to attract remote tech workers to Savannah. The goal is to bolster Savannah’s local tech community. Last week SEDA officially launched the fund, which offers up to $2,000 in individual moving expenses to qualifying remote tech…

#GoodNews: City of Savannah Relaunches Minority & Women Owned Business Certificate

By The Creative Coast | June 14, 2020

The City of Savannah is bringing back a certification program that will allow minority and women owned businesses access to city contracting opportunities.

#GoodNews: Hostess City Toastmasters Club announces “Savannah Summer Dues Deal”

By The Creative Coast | June 13, 2020

Given the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on the economic health of Savannahians, the Hostess City Toastmasters Club is offering a “Savannah Summer Dues Deal” for June through September 2020.

#GoodNews: Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce Offers Flexible Dues Renewals Plan To Better Support Members During COVID-19

By The Creative Coast | June 12, 2020

Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce offers dues flexibility during pandemic.

Lunchtime Topics with Steve Quehl: Hiring & Managing Sales Talent

By The Creative Coast | June 11, 2020

Lunchtime Topics with Steve Quehl: Hiring & Managing Sales Talent

#GoodNews: Devin Olson Media Company to Give Away $20,000 of Marketing Services to Local Businesses for their #BornOutofChange Campaign

By The Creative Coast | June 8, 2020

The Devin Olson Media Company is giving away $20,000 of marketing services to Savannah Lowcountry businesses. The giveaway is in response to the effects of Covid-19 in our community. To qualify, a business just needs to be nominated; nominations can be made by business owners, customers, and so forth via their website here: https://devinolson.com/ To…

#GoodNews: Georgia Tech offers Middle/High School online STEAM Whistle Workshops as digital summer camp options

By The Creative Coast | June 8, 2020

Last week Georgia Tech kicked of their STEAM Whistle Workshops, which are multi-day online summer programs for middle and highschool students centered around Science, Technology, Engineering Art and Math. The workshops include topics on: Mobile App and Game Development Seth Bonder Data Science Full STEAM Ahead Into the Storm (Meteorology & storm research) Coded Beats…