Catch up on the Chamber’s most news-worthy stories.
July 5, 2019
July 5, 2019–Recently, Leadership Savannah hosted a graduation ceremony at the Savannah Yacht Club for its 40 members of the 2018-2019 class. The 2018-2019 graduating class consists of: Laura Ballock Barge, Design Solutions, Inc Arthur Best, Economic Opportunity Authority (EOA) Savannah-Chatham Christopher Boyer, Georgia Power Company Kendra Boyle, EmployAbility Melissa Brophy, The Greenery, Inc. Candace […]
June 14, 2019
June 14, 2019–The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce honored local businesses last night at its annual Business Awards Banquet, held at the Marriott Savannah Riverfront. Each year, the Chamber recognizes standout leaders in the community and honors individuals and businesses that represent local economic drivers including hospitality, manufacturing and small business. 2019 award recipients are […]
June 3, 2019
June 3, 2019 — The June 23 application deadline for the 2019-2020 Leadership Savannah Class is fast approaching! The one-year program will be limited to 42 people and the selections committee is seeking representation from a cross-section of the community, including those active in business, education, the arts, religion, government, community-based organizations and ethnic and […]
April 10, 2019
April 10, 2019 — State and local officials joined executives from Allegiant Travel Company last week as the company announced plans to establish a two-aircraft base at Savannah/ Hilton Head International Airport. Allegiant’s growth plans in the state include creating at least 66 new, high-wage jobs. The Las Vegas-based company is investing $50 million to […]
Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Service to Savannah From Albany, New York and Providence, Rhode Island
February 12, 2019
February 12, 2019 — Today, Allegiant announced two new nonstop routes to Savannah / Hilton Head International Airport (SAV) from Albany, New York and Providence, Rhode Island. To celebrate, the company is offering fares on the new routes as low as $49* each way. “We’re excited to announce this latest expansion in Savannah,” said Drew Wells, […]
September 11, 2018
The Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce honored local businesses last night at its annual Business Awards Banquet, held at the newly renovated Kehoe Ironworks at...
September 6, 2018
The Savannah Area Chamber Leadership Savannah selections committee has chosen 41 current and potential leaders in the community to make up its 2018-2019 class. These...
August 2, 2018
August 2, 2018 — The Savannah Sports Council is proud to announce Enmarket as the new title sponsor for its Savannah Hockey Classic, an annual matchup among collegiate hockey teams from The University of Georgia, Georgia Tech, The University of Florida and Florida State University. The 2019 tournament will mark the event’s 20th anniversary. “Enmarket […]
June 18, 2018
June 18, 2018 — This month, the Savannah Sports Council signed a contract with Enmarket to extend their title sponsorship of the Savannah Bridge Run through December of 2019. The Bridge Run is the Sports Council’s longest-running event, taking place every year since 1991. The 2018 race, scheduled for December 1, will mark the 15th year of Enmarket’s […]
June 13, 2018
The deadline for applications to the 2018-2019 Leadership Savannah Class has been extended to June 29. The one-year class, which will be limited to 42...