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UGA Small Business Development Center and TC Federal Bank Collaborate on NEW “Lending Made Easy” Series for Small Business Owners

By The Creative Coast | March 3, 2021

Business Loans Made Easy: Lending Basics will be held virtually on April 15, 2021 and Business Loans Made Easy: Advanced Lending will be held virtually on May 13, 2021.

Savannah SCORE presents “Planning a Successful Business Exit” at the March 18 “Tools to Grow Your Business” Lunch-and-Learn workshop

By The Creative Coast | March 1, 2021

Savannah SCORE presents “Planning a Successful Business Exit” with Al Torpie, Senior SCORE Mentor, on Thursday, March 18, at 12PM. The March 18 session is the second virtual event in Savannah SCORE’s 2021 “Tools to Grow Your Business” Lunch-and-Learn workshop series.

Society of Women Engineers offering scholarships to female, high school seniors

By The Creative Coast | February 28, 2021

Three scholarships will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place applicants.

Georgia Tech’s Smart Community Corps now accepting internship applications – undergrad/graduate university students at any university may apply

By The Creative Coast | February 27, 2021

Georgia Tech’s Smart Cities and Inclusive Innovation initiative works to develop innovative approaches to shaping resilient and sustainable communities. The initiative further elaborates that “Smart” is a process of continuous improvement and integration of people, data, partnerships, and suitable technologies.  Establishing a smart community requires an inclusive set of voices from all walks of life…

Sign-Ups deadline extended to Mar 3rd for CEISMC’s after-school STEAM workshops: Code, Craft, and Storytelling

By The Creative Coast | February 26, 2021

The first workshop is on March 9th. The Georgia Tech Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing (CEISMC) presents a brand new 4-week virtual after-school program.

Savannah Tech’s Cybersecurity Workforce Education Center to have major impact on the region

By The Creative Coast | February 8, 2021

Savannah CEO, the leading publication focusing exclusively on business issues in Savannah, recently featured Scott Scheidt, the Department Head of Cyber Academic Programs at Savannah Technical College.

Watch the Idea Accelerator Bootcamp Info Session

By The Creative Coast | February 8, 2021

There’s still time to sign up for the Idea Accelerator Bootcamp

Tune into SCAD’s Startup Week Finale – Fri, Feb 12th

By The Creative Coast | February 7, 2021

SCAD Startup, the college’s annual, week-long design sprint hosted by FLUX – the UX club in collaboration with SCADpro.

SCORE

Savannah SCORE’s popular “Tools to Grow Your Business” Lunch-and-Learn workshop series returns in February

By The Creative Coast | February 6, 2021

Savannah SCORE is bringing back its popular “Tools to Grow Your Business” Lunch-and-Learn workshop series. The series will kick off on Thursday, February 18, at 12 PM with its franchising fundamentals workshop, “Building Wealth through Franchise Ownership—During and Beyond COVID-19.”

Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs, Inc. Seeking a Director for Savannah’s new Women’s Business Center

By The Creative Coast | February 5, 2021

The Director will oversee the programs and operations of ACE Women’s Business Center (WBC). Serve as the primary interface with public agencies, governmental offices, business owners, non-profits and funders. Responsible for the business consulting, training, and lending services provided by the WBC.

Business Leadership

Creative Coast for Savannah Morning News – Business leadership: Wearing different hats is exhausting

By The Creative Coast | February 4, 2021

Jeff Bezos bucked a business leadership trend by heading Amazon from startup to its current place as one of the world’s most valuable companies.

PPP Loans still available

By The Creative Coast | February 4, 2021

SBAC is accepting applications for the Paycheck Protection Program Loan through March 31, 2021.

Scale your startup with DREAMIT – sprint application deadline Feb 15th

By The Creative Coast | February 1, 2021

DREAMIT Ventures is a growth program focused on startups with revenue or pilots that are ready to scale.

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SCAD’s StartUp kicks off Feb 5th – new twist this year!

By The Creative Coast | February 1, 2021

Each year the Savanah College of Art and Design (SCAD) hosts StartUp, a week-long design sprint for students hosted by FLUX – SCAD’s UX club – in collaboration with SCADpro.

The Culturist Union awarded $25k AMEX Grant with plans to open coffee shop featuring Black creators and entrepreneurs

By The Creative Coast | January 30, 2021

The Culturist Union’s Founder and CEO Elbi Elm has big plans for the digital organization.