WTCSav Partners represent some of the region’s most active international businesses – from billion dollar operations to family-owned, small businesses.

Our partners receive a variety of unique opportunities to meet with peers to discuss common international trade ideas, challenges, and solutions as well as benefit from our programs, seminars, conferences, and partner-only events.

Accountants/CPA Firms

Partner Name Description Contact
Hancock Askew & Co. A certified public accountant firm providing service, technical expertise and innovative thinking.

100 Riverview Dr.
Savannah, GA, USA 31404
912.234.8243
hancockaskew.com

Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations

Partner Name Description Contact
Abshire Public Relations Abshire Public Relations is the region’s premier, go-to public relations resource, delivering results for clients throughout coastal Georgia and the South Carolina Lowcountry.

307 W. Waldburg St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.247.9588
abshirepr.com

Cecilia Russo Marketing LLC Savannah’s premier reputation management company, we help organizations increase their visibility in the community and globally online through key reputation management strategies.

912.856.9075
ceciliarussomarketing.com

Attorneys

Partner Name Description Contact
HunterMaclean From offices in Savannah and Brunswick, HunterMaclean represents a wide variety of companies and individuals in the Southeast and throughout the United States in their legal and business matters in Georgia.

200 E. Saint Julian St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.236.0261
huntermaclean.com
Brad Harmon
bharmon@HunterMaclean.com
Colin McRae
cmcrae@HunterMaclean.com
Chris “Smitty” Smith
csmith@HunterMaclean.com

Consultants

Partner Name Description Contact
The Pendleton Consulting Group We’ve recruited the best and brightest from business and government to tackle the biggest challenges of the twenty-first century. Whether you’re designing economic development incentives, expanding into global markets, or assembling key stakeholders for greater impact – Pendleton is a force multiplier.

2426 Jett Ferry Road
Suite 400 #159
Dunwoody, GA, USA 30338
404.272.2854
pendletonatlanta.com

Merritt & Merritt Law Firm Merritt & Merritt's consulting services include B@B sales and new market development.

100 Bull St.
Suite 200
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.341.6644
merrittandmerritt.com

Contract Furnishings/Interior Design

Partner Name Description Contact
National Office Systems National Office Systems, Inc., a contract furnishings & interior design firm has operated in Savannah since 1986. NOS has been very successful translating the clients’ requirements and budget into functional, aesthetically pleasing interiors, all while adhering strictly to budget. They are the exclusive dealer for the region for DIRTT Environmental Solutions and Herman Miller Furniture.

120 E. 42nd St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.238.0539
natoffsys.com

Development Authority, Chamber, Government

Partner Name Description Contact
City of Savannah The City of Savannah works with WTCSav to optimize international relations and business trade networks for the benefit of Savannah and its citizens. 

2 East Bay St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.651.6770
savannahga.gov

 

Development Authority of Appling County Located in the heart of the Southeast, Appling County is central to many ports and distribution hubs. At the intersection of two major four lane highways, Appling County is a great location for access to interstates, rail and ports.

282 E. Parker St.
Baxley, GA, USA
912.367.8300
baxley.org/development-authority

Brantley County Development Authority Brantley County offers a well-educated, trainable workforce with an excellent work ethic. More than 75 percent of Brantley’s workforce hold a high school diploma or higher. Continued educational opportunities are easily accessible nearby in Waycross.

10345 N. Main St.
Nahunta, GA, USA 31443
912.462.6275
bcdaga.com

Brunswick and Glynn County Development Authority Brunswick and Glynn County, also known as the Golden Isles, is an emerging magnet for growth-seeking enterprise. Lower operating costs, access to all major transportation, and a culture of mutual support blend with an impressive array of recreational, educational and cultural activities.

1505 Richmond St.
2nd Floor
Brunswick, GA, USA 31420
877.265.6629
georgiasgoldenopportunity.com

Camden County Joint Development Authority Camden County offers the perfect environment for forward-looking industries. With new sites for aerospace, food processing or plastics recycling/manufacturing, our county provides logistical benefits, a well-educated and largely military-trained workforce, low cost of living and enviable quality of life.

531 N. Lee St.
Kingsland, GA, USA 31548
912.729.7201
launchcamden.com

Development Authority of Bryan County If you are looking for a strategically positioned location to expand or relocate your business, Bryan County is a great choice. Easy access to I-16 and I-95, as well the Georgia Ports Authority and Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport make Bryan County ideal for business.

116 Lanier St.
Pembroke, GA, USA 31321
912.653.4967
bryancountyga.com

Folkston and Charlton County Development Authority Folkston County provides ample opportunity for businesses to grow and thrive in South Georgia. 

3795 Main St.
Folkston, GA USA 31537
912.496.2536
folkston.com

Effingham County Industrial Development Authority Effingham County is situated between the Ogeechee and Savannah Rivers just north of Georgia's first City, Savannah. It is this prime location near rail, the Port of Savannah, and Interstates 95 and 16 that make Effingham County a logistical dream come true.

520 W. 3rd St.
Springfield, GA, USA 31329
912.754.3301
effinghamindustry.com

Jenkins County Development Authority Jenkins County is home to successful agricultural, manufacturing, service and distribution businesses. Employers can access Jenkins County's low cost of living, well-educated and skilled workforce, competitive utilities, existing transportation network and job training opportunities.

548 Cotton Ave.
Milen, GA, USA 30442
478.982.5512
jenkinscountyga.com

Liberty County Development Authority With large master-planned industrial parks, available sites and buildings, an abundant workforce and a robust existing industry base, Liberty County is a prime location for manufacturing and distribution companies looking to expand or relocate their businesses.

425 W. Oglethorpe Hwy
Hinesville, GA, USA 31313
912.368.3356
lcda.org

McIntosh County Industrial Development Authority In Darien and McIntosh County you will find a wide variety of available state and local incentives, a ready, able and accessible workforce, and an industrial complex with infrastructure. The low cost of land and availability of support services make Darien and McIntosh County a prime location for a diverse range of business interests and employers.

103 Fort King Georgia Dr.
Darien, GA, USA 31305
912.437.6659
mcintoshga.com

Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce With a membership of around 2,200 businesses and more than 6,500 contacts, the Savannah Area Chamber is the largest business organization in the region and offers the opportunity for networking, education, marketing and community involvement.

101 E. Bay St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.644.6400
savannahchamber.com

Savannah Economic Development Authority Expanding the region's existing economic base through the creation and attraction of new business opportunities as well as the expansion of businesses in the region and internationally through business development, business retention, World Trade Center Savannah and Foreign-Trade Zone 104.

131 Hutchinson Island Road
4th floor
Savannah, GA, USA 31421
912.447.8450
seda.org

Screven County Development Authority Located between Augusta and Savannah, Screven County's access to highways, air, rail and port provide fast global and domestic market access along with available acreage (over 2,200 acres) and buildings (over 500,000 square feet). 

101 S. Main St.
Sylvania, GA, USA 30467
912.564.7850
screvencountydevelopmentauthority.com

Valdosta-Lowndes Development Authority For expanding, relocating or growing companies, Valdosta-Lowndes Development Authority offers site selection assistance, research and data, financing assistance and more. We can also help new entrepreneurs connect to business development resources.

103 Roosevelt Dr.
Valdosta, GA, USA 31602
229.259.9972
industrialauthority.com

Wayne County Chamber of Commerce and Industrial Development Authority With award-winning healthcare and educational systems; a highly skilled workforce; abundant natural resources, and located within minutes of major cultural amenities and Georgia’s Golden Isles, Wayne County, Georgia provides a great location for your business or industry to thrive.

261 W. Plum St.
Jesup, GA, USA 31545
912.415.8080
connectinwayne.com

Development Authority of Burke County The role of the Development Authority of Burke County is to promote, develop, and advance economic growth in Burke County. The Authority works closely with the local industry, community leaders, and state economic developers to achieve this goal of economic growth within the community.

241 East 6th Street
Waynesboro, GA 30830
Office: 706.554.2923
Fax: 706.554.7091
selectburke.com

Development Authority of Bulloch County Located in Georgia's spectacular coastal plain and home to miles of rich farmland and forests and bustling energy of more than 20,000 students at Georgia Southern University.

102 S. Main St.
Statesboro, GA, USA 31313
912.489.9115
advantagebulloch.com

Education

Partner Name Description Contact
Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech’s Savannah campus offers connections and expertise to coastal-region companies and employees through professional education courses, corporate partnership programs, customized training at individual companies, conference space for meetings and educational events, video conferencing capabilities and technology to stream content across the world.

210 Technology Circle
Savannah, GA, USA 31407
912.966.7922
pe.gatech.edu/savannah-campus

Georgia Southern University Georgia Southern University is the state’s largest university south of Atlanta. With 142 degree programs at the bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral levels, Georgia Southern has been designated a Carnegie Doctoral/Research university and serves more than 27,000 students.

1332 Southern Drive
Statesboro, GA USA 30458
912.478.4636
georgiasouthern.edu

Savannah State University Savannah State University is the oldest public historically black university in the State of Georgia offers undergraduate and graduate programs including a masters degree in business administration.

3219 College St.
Savannah, GA USA 31404
912.358.4778
savannahstate.edu

Engineering Firms

Partner Name Description Contact
Thomas & Hutton Thomas & Hutton provides a myriad of civil engineering and civil related services to our public and private clients in South Carolina, Georgia and throughout the Southeast.

50 Park of Commerce Way
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.234.5300
thomasandhutton.com

Environmental/Energy

Partner Name Description Contact
Georgia Power For almost a century, Georgia Power has been helping hometowns across the state grow and prosper. We understand that growing a business or a community is a big job. To help you navigate the journey from where you are to where you want to be, our team of seasoned experts provides free consultation and services.

Century One in Tech Square
75 5th St. NW
Suite 150
Atlanta, GA, USA 30308
404.506.2216
selectgeorgia.com

Kinder Morgan Kinder Morgan is one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in North America.

1001 Louisiana St.
Suite 1000
Houston, Texas, USA 77002
713.369.9000
kindermorgan.com

Financial Services

Partner Name Description Contact
Ameris Bank Ameris Bank has the resources, expertise and lending solution to provide appropriate financing, peace of mind and confidence in facing the exciting future for your business. Offering SBA solutions for manufacturing, distribution and logistics.

24 Drayton St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.201.4934
amerisbank.com

BankSouth BankSouth has been named 'One of the Top Performing Community Banks in the Nation' for the past 5 years.

200 Stephenson Ave.
Suite 103
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.200.9430
banksouth.com

Colony Bank Colony Bank is a Georgia-based community bank with 29 branches. Our motto is ‘You belong here.' We specialize in business retail banking lending with a tradition and focus on customer and community service.

241 Drayton St.
Savannah, GA USA 31401
912.454.2479
colonybank.com

SunTrust Bank One of the nation's largest and strongest financial services companies, we offer a full suite of products and services designed to meet the needs of our consumer, business, corporate and institutional clients.

2505 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA USA 31401
912.662.7828
suntrust.com

Wells Fargo We take the time to understand your business – from your operations to your long-term vision and goals.

136 Bull St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.651.0555
wellsfargo.com

Bank of America We have a long-term commitment to helping communities thrive and prosper—both economically and socially—with operations in more than 35 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and the Americas.

7802 Abercorn St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31406
912.353.3960
bankofamerica.com

Insurance

Partner Name Description Contact
Bernard Williams Bernard Williams & Company, headquartered in Savannah, is independently owned and serves the insurance and risk management needs of over 4,000 businesses and families throughout Georgia and the Southeast.

6001 Chatham Center Dr.
Suite 100
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.234.4476
bernardwilliamsinsurance.com

Sterling Seacrest Partners We work with businesses of all shapes and sizes that want clarity about their risks, control over insurance and benefits costs, and strategic guidance.

1001 Whitaker St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.544.1900
sterlingseacrest.com

Logistics

Partner Name Description Contact
Agro Merchants Group AGRO Merchants currently owns and operates over 7.5 million cubic meters of temperature-controlled warehouse and distribution space in the U.S, UK, Austria, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Australia, Brazil, Chile and the Netherlands.

220 Nordic Way
Pooler, GA, USA 31322
912.988.5891
agromerchants.com

Georgia Exports Company Georgia Export Company supplies A Grade, prime and saw grade Southern Yellow Pine logs, as well as several hardwood logs including saw grade red and white oak, sweet gum, veneer grade poplar and Walnut.

1750 Hwy 21 North/P.O.Box 1628,
Springfield, GA31329
Tel: 912.754.3439 OR 912.657.7377
georgiaexportscompany.com

Expeditors International Get customized, flexible, end-to-end logistics solutions that make better use of your time and money.

2 E. Bryan St.
Suite 901
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
expeditors.com

John S James Co. The John S. James Co. employs more than 100 International Customs and Forwarding Specialists serving the needs of the international trade community. We provide unmatched expertise in the International Marketplace. Our services include: freight forwarding, customs brokerage, cargo insurance, Eur-A-Med Shipping, Ltd. (NVOCC) OTI# 016319N, other logistics and transportation services and Foreign-Trade Zone services.

6002 Commerce Blvd
Savannah, GA USA 31408
912.232.0211
johnsjames.com

Logistics Marketing Solutions Logistics Marketing Solutions is a unique team of experts in web design, marketing, and PR that come together to focus on the growing industry of logistics.

912.349.5531
logisticsmarketingsolutions.com

Outsource Logistics Outsource Logistics is a leader in supply chain solutions in the Southeast. We operate nearly 1 million square feet of modern multi-client and dedicated warehouse space in 3 different markets in Georgia.

5849 Production Way
Valdosta, GA, USA 31604
866.726.2715
outsourcelogistics.com

Page International Page International, Inc. is a worldwide logistics service provider in ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerage, air freight, NVOCC and domestic transportation.

21 Chatham Center South Dr.
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.964.7243
page-int.com

Peeples Industries, Inc. Peeples Industries, Inc. is recognized as a leader for both outstanding customer service and innovation. Our range of experience includes bulk and container stevedoring, terminal operations, warehousing, vessel chartering, inland logistics (truck & rail), materials handling engineering, industrial marine construction and dredging.

21 E. Broad St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31401
912.236.1865
peeplesind.com

Port City Logistics Port City Logistics is a 3PL with multiple facilities and two million square feet of warehouse space. They service all aspects of the logistics process beginning with drayage services for import and export from the port.

246 Jimmy Deloach Pkwy
Savannah, GA, USA 31407
912.298.7150
portcitylogistics.com

Georgia Ports Authority The Georgia Ports Authority is dedicated to providing customers with the most efficient, productive port facilities in the nation, and to creating jobs and business opportunities to benefit more than 9.7 million Georgians. The GPA is committed to maintaining its competitive edge through development of leading-edge technology, marketing and operations to move cargo faster.

2 Main St.
Garden City, GA, USA 31408
912.964.3811
gaports.com

International Dunnage International Dunnage is an American and Turkish joint venture company established in 2004 to manufacture and supply dunnage bags to the world market. All products are manufactured at International Dunnage’s state of art production facility in Kastamonu-Tosya, Turkey and San Pedro, Dominican Republic.

3216 Center St.
Thunderbolt, GA, USA 31404
912.355.8884
internationaldunnage.com

Schilli Distribution Services Schilli Distribution Services provides worldwide distribution and logistics service for the world leader in earth moving machinery and diesel engine manufacturing.

120 Crossgate Road
Port Wentworth, GA, USA 31407
912.963.9949
schillidistribution.com

Georgia Center for Innovation and Logistics The Center of Innovation for Logistics helps companies take advantage of the state’s world-class logistics industry, so that they can improve supply chain efficiencies, support growth, and increase global competitiveness. 

404.962.4134
georgia.org

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics Delivering innovative and sustainable global shipping and logistics solutions for manufacturers of cars, trucks, heavy equipment and specialised cargo.

P.O. Box 2406
Savannah, GA, USA 31402
912.651.2195
2wglobal.com

D.J. Powers D. J. Powers is an international logistics provider, offering global transportation and compliance services to clients around the world.

5000 Business Center Drive, Suite 1000
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.234.7241
djpowers.com

Manufacturer

Partner Name Description Contact
Arconic Arconic is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. They excel in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation.

93 Dunwoody Court
Midway, GA, USA 31320
www.arconic.com

DIRTT DIRTT uses technology to manufacture custom interiors for all industries and applications, with minimal waste. Our name stands for Doing It Right This Time and is our own promise to blaze ahead with the knowledge there’s a better way to build, no matter what the past has held or tradition dictates.

155 Knowlton Way
Savannah, GA, USA 31407
912.996.0731
dirtt.net

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation Gulfstream, headquartered in Savannah, has led the evolution of business and personal aviation since 1958. Today, Gulfstream produces the world’s most advanced business aircraft, with innovations from nose to tail and wingtip to wingtip, all while offering unmatched global product support and service.

500 Gulfstream Road
Savannah, GA, USA 31408
912.965.4178
gulfstream.com

Hyosung Based on years of experience and technological capabilities, Hyosung offers a vast range of motors from low to high voltage and is equipped with a 20,000kW automated production line with a capacity to manufacture over 40,000 motors each month.

hyosungpni.com

International Paper International Paper is one of the world’s leading producers of fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper, with 52,000 employees operating in 24 countries.

1201 W. Lathrop Ave.
Savannah, GA, USA 31415
912.238.6750
internationalpaper.com

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems America Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ portfolio of integrated power systems and equipment reflects our legendary commitment to developing products that unite highly-disciplined engineering with evolutionary design innovations to push the limits of performance.

1000 Pine Meadow Dr.
Pooler, GA, USA 31322
912.629.7187
mpshq.com

Savannah Bee Company Savannah Bee Company manufactures local and international award-winning specialty honey. They also offer nourishing beauty products with ingredients straight from the honeybee hive.

800.955.5080
savannahbee.com

Sesolinc The SESOLINC Group is focused on the design and manufacture of turn-key, scalable, modular, expeditionary systems supporting command and control, maintenance, sustainment and humanitarian/civic relief operations.

866.312.6226
sesolinc.com

SNF Holding Company SNF is the world’s leading manufacturer of water-soluble polymers, serving the municipal and industrial water and wastewater treatment markets, in addition to a wide array of specialty applications for various additional markets.

1 Chemical Plant Road
Riceboro, GA, USA 31323
877.339.8349
snf.us

Arreff Terminals ARREFF Terminals is a leader in the bagging and transloading industry and has also been working with various government programs such as US AID and the World Food Program that helps developing countries with grain, vegetable oils, flour, cornmeal, and other various commodities

4014 Hwy 280 East
PO Box 1720
Pembroke, GA 31321
757.393.2974
arreff.com

Retail

Partner Name Description Contact
Floor & Decor Floor & Decor is a leading specialty retailer in the hard surface flooring market, offering the broadest in-stock selection of tile, wood, stone, related tools and flooring accessories - at everyday low prices. Floor & Decor opened a 1.4 million sq ft facility in Savannah in 2018.

flooranddecor.com

 

Salt Table, LLC The Salt Table is a Savannah based brand of salts, seasoning blends, oils and vinegars, tea and other specialty foods.

51 Barnard St.
Savannah, GA USA 31401
912.447.0200
salttable.com

Security

Partner Name Description Contact
scDataCom scDataCom offers full scale business security solutions including Video Surveillance (CCTV) Systems, monitored burglar alarm systems, and access control solutions. We also sell, install and service fire alarm systems and telecommunications solutions.

715 E. 70th St.
Savannah, GA, USA 31405
912.777.5721
scdatacom.net

Transportation

Partner Name Description Contact
Savannah Hilton Head International Airport The Savannah/Hilton Head International – the center for air travel in the Coastal Empire of Georgia, the Golden Isles and South Carolina’s Low Country.

400 Airways Ave.
Savannah, GA, USA 31408
912.964.0514
savannahairport.com