Georgia’s international representatives visit Savannah

SAVANNAH, GEORGIA U.S.A. – World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) hosted the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) international trade and investment representatives in Savannah, Thursday, March 28 to meet one-on-one with businesses in Coastal Georgia. Representatives from Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Israel, Korea, Mexico, Peru and the United Kingdom/Ireland had more than 30 one-on-one […]

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World Trade Center Savannah to host Inaugural Prosperity Through Trade luncheon 

Guest Speaker will be Chief Operating Officer of the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Network, Carol Sawdye World Trade Center Savannah (WTCSav) will host its inaugural Prosperity Through Trade luncheon  Thursday, May 9, 11:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Savannah, 2 W Bay St. Chief Operating Officer of the  PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Network, Carol Sawdye, will be the keynote […]

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Women in the Workplace— an Increasingly Formidable Presence

March 8, 2019, marks International Women’s Day, celebrated at a time when data shows that women are gaining traction in their work and entrepreneurial efforts, and increasing their overall contribution to the global economy. Women within the entrepreneurial community are becoming wealthier, and are re-investing their wealth and success in other women-led businesses. The e-commerce […]

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Women, Trade, and Transformative Change

A staggering statistic reported by the McKinsey Global Institute has caught the attention of prominent development agencies and major corporate entities. In 2015 the institute reported that advancing women’s equality in trade, investment, and commerce could add $12 trillion to global Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by 2025 if a “best-in-region” scenario were met worldwide. Even […]

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Connect with Georgia’s International Trade Representatives

The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) international trade representatives will be in Savannah, Thursday, March 28, noon-4 p.m., to meet one-on-one with regional businesses interested in international trade. The meetings will take place at World Trade Center Savannah, 131 Hutchinson Island Road. The Georgia Department of Economic Development is Georgia’s sales and marketing arm […]

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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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