Call for Nominations: World Trade Center Savannah International Business of the Year Award

World Trade Center Savannah is now calling for nominations for the World Trade Center Savannah International Business of the Year Award. Given annually, the award recognizes companies that excel in international trade and acknowledges the importance of trade to the region’s economy. This award is presented to encourage and recognize exemplary corporate leadership for international […]

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WTCSav and National Office Systems Announce Local Winner for Global Student Competition

SAVANNAH, Ga. – World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) and National Office Systems are pleased to announce that we have selected Nipuna Ambanpola and Kynder Ganoe, the team representing IVolunteer International as our nomination for the Peace Through Trade Competition, a global student contest hosted by the World Trade Centers Association Foundation (WTCAF). Teams were asked to […]

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WTCSav 2018 Highlights

In 2018, World Trade Center Savannah saw a whirlwind of activity, connections and real results. We launched TradeBridge, a joint pilot program designed to drive international trade and investment between the Coastal Georgia region and Wexford County, Ireland and we hosted an unprecedented 21 inbound business-focused delegations with 148 delegates from 26 countries that resulted […]

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WTCSav Leads TradeBridge Business Delegation to Ireland

November 4-7, World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) led a delegation of businesses from the Coastal Georgia region to Southeast Ireland to explore business development and trade opportunities as part of the Wex-Sav TradeBridge program. Representatives from Georgia Southern University, Ghost Coast Distillery, Savannah Bee Company and Wet Willie’s traveled to Wexford County, Ireland in the […]

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WTCSav and National Office Systems Accepting Submissions for Global Student Competition

World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) and National Office Systems are accepting submissions for the Peace Through Trade Competition, a student contest for the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders hosted by the World Trade Centers Association Foundation (WTCAF). Teams are asked to present an original project, product or other innovative idea that “exemplifies and promotes social […]

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WTC Savannah Hosts Wex-Sav TradeBridge Delegation

World Trade Center Savannah hosted the Wexford-Savannah TradeBridge business delegation during their visit to Savannah October 7-10, 2018. TradeBridge is a joint pilot program designed to drive international trade and investment between the Savannah region and Wexford County, Ireland. The purpose of the trip was to foster business relationships that result in increased revenue and […]

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WTC Savannah Hosts WTC Kentucky Delegation

World Trade Center Kentucky’s first U.S. port trade mission to Savannah, Georgia a success LEXINGTON, Ky. — World Trade Center Kentucky (WTC-KY) recently returned from its first ocean port-focused trade mission to Savannah, Georgia. The U.S. Port Mission to Georgia Ports Authority, organized by WTC-KY, with strong support from the World Trade Center Savannah, led […]

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World Trade Center Savannah Names Target Countries

In September, World Trade Center Savannah announced its list of target countries. The target countries are: Canada, Germany, Ireland, Ghana, Japan and the United Kingdom. The countries selected hold the most potential based on existing assets, industries, connections, relationships and investment. World Trade Center Savannah’s board and staff examined and evaluated dozens of criteria that […]

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DIRTT Receives 2018 WTCSav International Business of the Year Award

Congratulations to DIRTT (Doing it Right This Time) Environmental Solutions, who was awarded the 2018 World Trade Center Savannah International Business of the Year Award at the Annual Chamber Business Awards Banquet on Thursday, Sept. 13! Founded and headquartered in Canada, DIRTT is a building process powered by technology that creates customizable, sustainable architectural interiors. […]

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WTC Savannah Hosts Japan-America Society of Georgia

Savannah, GA, USA – World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) hosted the Japan-America Society of Georgia (JASG) during their inaugural visit to Savannah, June 14-15. The delegation included a dynamic group of business professionals representing a variety of Japanese industries including research, technology and agriculture. Based in Atlanta, GA, the group traveled to Savannah to explore […]

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Savannah, Wexford trade program begins work

A new pilot program connecting the Savannah area and Ireland for international trade and investment is up and running. Called TradeBridge, the program was announced in mid-March by its partners, the World Trade Center Savannah, the Savannah Economic Development Authority and the county of Wexford, Ireland. As part of the program both Savannah and the […]

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Savannah, Wexford create new bridge for trade

The relationship between Savannah and County Wexford, Ireland that began at least 170 years ago is getting an update. The deep-rooted relationship started with Irish immigration as Wexford was the only place in Ireland where one could travel directly to Savannah. Many of Savannah’s Irish immigrants came from Wexford. Wexford and the Savannah region are […]

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