(SAVANNAH, GA) COMMUNiTY HEADLiNES, March 20, 2017

SAVANNAH COMMUNITY HEADLINES™
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BUSINESS TIPS FROM JEREMY DAVIS
(SAVANNAH, GA) OPEN FOR BUSINESS® interview with Jeremy Davis, the founder of the FABULOUS EQUINOX ORCHESTRA. He shares his business tips about getting started in the music industry. Some of the questions asked: How did you finance your start up? Do you have employees or subcontract workers? How do you keep up with mileage? Any advice about using an agent? https://youtu.be/MX17JSdDd_I
PAINTINGS AT HOSPICE SAVANNAH
(SAVANNAH, GA) The public is invited to meet local painters Fran Thomas and Donna Bouchillon during their opening reception on Thursday, April 6, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at the Hospice Savannah Art Gallery. To learn more, visit www.HospiceSavannah.org/ArtGallery
LEGAL RISKS OF LIVE STREAMING

(SAVANNAH, GA) Business and entertainment attorney, Charles Bowen of The Bowen Law Group spoke at the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Council SMART Lunch Series on “The Legal Risks of Live Streaming”. To watch, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgip6l1J2II

HUBBARD FEATURED IN SAVANNAH MAGAZINE

(SAVANNAH, GA) Samuel Hubbard of Coastal Divorce Advisors, LLC is being featured in the March Savannah Magazine. The article will profile Hubbard’s background and how he became Savannah’s top Divorce financial analyst. To read more, visit http://www.coastaldivorceadvisors.com/new-blog/2017/3/7/savannah-magazine-does-qa-with-sam-hubbard

ENTERTAINMENT & REAL ESTATE
(SAVANNAH, GA) Realtors Commercial Alliance of Savannah/Hilton Head presents guest speaker attorney Bo Bowen on the growth of the entertainment industry in Savannah and the resulting opportunities for business on March 22, 11:30-1 pm at the Savannah Golf Club. For more information, please contact shannonf@savannahboardofrealtors.com

DIGITAL IS RAPIDLY TRANSFORMING
(BUSINESS INSIDER) Top 5 Predictions of the Future

http://www.businessinsider.com/the-top-5-predictions-for-the-future-of-digital-2017-3

ENCOURAGE HEALTH EDUCATION SERIES SPEAKERS
(SAVANNAH, GA) The 2017 Encourage Health Education Series will be April through October and feature four lunchtime presentations from respected experts who will share insights on nutrition and fitness plus general tips for healthy living. During each presentation, a local nonprofit organization will be presented a $1,000 Encourage Health grant. For more information, visit https://carriagetradepr.com/2017-encourage-health-education-series-speakers-named-enmarket-healthy-savannah/
PRECIBALL USA GRAND OPENING OF NEW DISTRIBUTION CENTER IN POOLER

(SAVANNAH, GA) Preciball, the world leader in the manufacture and supply of industrial ball bearing products, plans to open its first North American distribution center in Pooler this April. The ribbon cutting ceremony for the over 40,000 square feet building will take place on Tuesday, April 11, at 11:00 a.m. at 90 Columbia Drive, Pooler, GA 31322. For more information, visit https://carriagetradepr.com/preciball-usa-announces-grand-opening-new-distribution-center-pooler/

TYBEE NAMED BEST HISTORIC BEACH TOWN

(ATLANTA, GA) The Atlanta Journal-Constitution named Tybee the best historic beach town within a 5 hour drive of Atlanta. To read more, visit http://www.ajc.com/travel/best-beaches-near-atlanta-where-play-stay-and-eat/0a48nlfbJecvURjFbw3rUM/

FRIENDS FOR HIRE

(MASHABLE) Need To Look Like Your Have More Friends?
http://mashable.com/2017/03/14/selfies-friends-for-hire-japan/?utm_cid=hp-h-3#NAc8A5RaBkqd

SOUL PROPRIETOR FILM COMPETITION

(SAVANNAH, GA) Soul Proprietor Film competition is still accepting entries until March 23. A competitive challenge designed to engage the community of every city it visits, three film crews will be chosen and each crew will then be paired by random drawing to one of three local business owners who are giving back and making the world a better place. The teams will then have just five days to create a 5-7 minute broadcast quality video to vie for cash prizes. More information and the application may be found here: soulprops.com/for-filmmakers

CYBER SECURITY SUMMIT

(ATLANTA, GA) The second annual Cyber Security Summit on Thursday, April 6 from 7:45-6 at the Ritz-Carlton Buckhead will highlight the latest threat landscape through interactive discussion based sessions & demonstrations with experts from best in class cyber companies. For more information or to register, visit http://cybersummitusa.com/2017-atlanta/

FIVE MINUTE FIX

(INC) 4 Easy Fixes To Make Your Resume Stand Out
http://www.inc.com/the-muse/four-easy-fixes-resume-stand-out.html


NLAWS PRODUCE OPENS GROCERY DELIVERY SERVICE
(SAVANNAH, GA) NLAWS Produce has launched a new division, NLAWS Produce@Home, allowing customers to place grocery and produce orders online to be delivered directly to homes or offices. A Grand Opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at noon on Thursday, March 30. For more information, visit https://www.nlawsathome.com
 
SPEROS ANNOUNCES NEW AUDIOVISUAL SYSTEM SERVICES

(SAVANNAH, GA) Savannah-based full-service technology company, Speros, has announced their new audiovisual systems services to now include SMART boards, interactive displays, distance-learning systems, and audio- and video-equipped conference and telepresence rooms. For more information, visit www.speros.com
GIRLS LEADERSHIP ACADEMY

(SAVANNAH, GA) Dawn’s Daughter Leadership Academy June 12 -16, 2017 at Savannah Arts Academy.  Application deadline is April 12, 2017. Young women can apply at: http://internet.savannah.chatham.k12.ga.us/schools/hvj/Lists/Announcements/Attachments/
439/DAWN’S%20DAUGHTER%20LEADERRSHIP%20APPLICATION%20FORM.pdf

COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION UP IN 2016

(THE DEWITT TILTON GROUP) The commercial community is growing. In 2016, commercial building and site permits grew by 6 percent and that growth is projected to stay in line in 2017. For more information, visit http://www.dewitttiltongroup.com/

LOOKING FOR ALUMNI
(SAVANNAH, GA) Were you or someone know a former member of the Savannah Jaycees? Celebrating their 75th anniversary this year, the nonprofit organization focused on professional development and community involvement for 21-to-40-year-olds is actively looking to reach out to alumni. Please contact the president, Cynthia Wright at savannahjaycees@gmail.com. For more information on the Savannah Jaycees, visit savannahjaycees.com
ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM
(SAVANNAH, GA) 1 Million Cups is a weekly meet up to connect and help grow Savannah’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Be active in our community and share your ideas, experiences and be surrounded by like-minded folks that care about Savannah’s future success. Each week 1MC showcases 2 presenters for 6 minutes each, followed by 20 minutes of Q&A from the audience. No cost. Location: Creators’ Foundry. Every Wednesday 9-10a. See the speaker line up:

http://www.1millioncups.com/savannah

BREATHING TROUBLE?

(SAVANNAH, GA) A recent study done by the EPA and Berkeley National Laboratory shows that building dampness and mold raised the risk of a variety of respiratory and asthma-related health outcomes by 30 to 50%. All of Full Turn Services’ onsite Problem Solvers are trained in containment, remediation and proper clean up to avoid cross-contamination and improper remediation. Problem Solved. For more information, visit www.fullturnservices.com

TEA AT MRS. DAVENPORT’S
(SAVANNAH, GA) Davenport House Museum will host a special Tea program Thursdays and Fridays in March (23 and 30) at 5 p.m. Learn about tea traditions and experience an early 19th century tea in the historic atmosphere of the Davenport House Museum. Patrons will tour areas of the historic home where tea service took place and will participate in an afternoon tea with costumed interpreters. Tickets are $18. For more information, visit  http://www.davenporthousemuseum.org/ 
MARYLAND AREA MIXER
(SAVANNAH, GA) If you are from the Maryland area, please join us for an after-hours MARYLAND MIXER on Wed, Mar. 22 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Cohen’s Retreat, 5715 Skidaway Road, Savannah, Ga. RSVP with Marjorie Young at marjorie@carriagetradepr.com or 912-844-9990
GARDEN-TO-TABLE 
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Mindful Eating series offers mindfulness tools to approach food and eating (habit) patterns with new awareness, intention and attitude. On March 23, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Baha’i Unity Center, 2416 Waters Avenue, learn how we begin to live garden to table. For more information or to reserve a spot, visit https://events.blackbirdrsvp.com/mindful-eating-series
PR EXEC TO BRING KNOWLEDGE TO THE CLASSROOM

(SAVANNAH, GA) Cynthia Wright, Junior Partner of Carriage Trade PR, will present a Social Media tutorial to Georgia Southern students on Mar. 24. To learn more about Carriage Trade PR, please visit www.carriagetradepr.com
FLY IN
(MIDWAY, GA) Grass Strip Foundation presents its 8th Annual FLY IN & Open House on March 25. Fly or drive to Berg Park Aerodrome 9GA2 – Unicom 123.00 or drive to 580 Old Gress Island Road, Midway, GA 31320. Call Steve Berg for more information, 912-884-8666. Donations are encouraged. For pilots: Nonprofit dedicate to vintage and general aviation aircraft and their preservation.
A TASTE OF THE CLASSICS
(SAVANNAH, GA)  Veritas Academy has announced the annual spring fundraising event, A Taste of the Classics, will be held on Friday, March 31. The event will begin at 6 p.m. as guests enjoy a trolley ride to some of Savannah’s most notable restaurants for traditional menu favorites. Menus are available at www.veritassavannah.org/atotc-2017. Following the meal, guests will be taken by trolley to The Club at Savannah Harbor where they will enjoy classic southern deserts. The evening will conclude with an entertainment program featuring classical dramatic and musical performances by Veritas Academy’s students, a live auction, and raffle games. For more information, to participate or lend support, please contact Brodmann at cbrodmann@veritassavannah.org. To purchase tickets, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-taste-of-the-classics-tickets-31290863816 or learn more at https://www.facebook.com/events/203943776677041
TRAVELING WWII EXHIBIT
(SAVANNAH, GA) The National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force is hosting a traveling exhibit from the WWII museum in New Orleans. The exhibit will be on display from March 25 – May 4, focusing on how America was forced to become a major manufacturer when the nation entered WWII, almost overnight. This exhibit brings that story to life and features dynamic displays. For more information, visit http://www.mightyeighth.org/
THREE AMAZING BENEFITS OF YOGA NIDRA
(SAVANNAH, GA) The following article (https://www.doyouyoga.com/3-amazing- benefits-of- yoga-nidra- 80856/ ) outlines the benefits of Yoga Nidra, a practice that allows consciousness to function at a deeper level. Try it for yourself Saturday, March 25 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Savannah Yoga Center. Visit http://savannahyoga.com/workshops to sign up.
SANDFLY BUSINESS OWNERS MEETING
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Sandfly Women Business Owners Coalition will meet on Thursday, March 30 at Sandfly Family Dental, located at 7360 Skidaway Rd #2, Savannah, GA. The goal of the meeting is to discuss the current state of business in Sandfly, as well as share insight on new businesses coming and any information that pertains to our community. The event is open to any female business owner in the Sandfly, Isle of Hope, Dutch Island, Landings or Southside area. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Cynthia Wright at cynthia.wright@carriagetradepr.com.
LEARN HOW TO BUY A BUSINESS 
(SAVANNAH, GA) The Small Business Development Center at Georgia Southern presents a class Buying a Business on April 4 from 9-12. Join a growing trend and learn how to start or expand your existing business through acquisition. For more information, visithttps://www.georgiasbdc.org/april-4th-buying-a-business-the-path-to-entrepreneurial-success-savannah/
MARATHON & 5K 

(SAVANNAH, GA) The Publix Savannah Women’s Half Marathon & 5K highlights Savannah’s beautiful Historic District in 13.1 miles of tree-lined streets and city squares on April 7-9. The event will also be featuring a fashion-fitness expo and post-race party. To learn more, visit http://www.savannahchambernews.com/events/publix-savannah-womens-half-marathon-5k-april-7-9/ or to register, visit http://www.savannahwomenshalf.com
ROBOTICS COMPETITION
(SAVANNAH, GA) Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary and Georgia Southern University STEM Institute present the 2017 MATE ROV competition, Port Cities of the Future on Saturday, April 22 at 9 am. Student teams will compete for overall highest points in a mission to maintain operations supporting the commerce, entertainment, health and safety of a thriving port. For more information, visit http://graysreef.marinetech2.org
NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS
(SAVANNAH, GA) Lowcountry Down Syndrome Society presents the Night of Champions gala on Thursday, May 11 at 6 pm. The event recognizes area businesses that employ differently abled adults, including those with Down syndrome, and celebrates the contributions made by these employees. Table Sponsorships ranging from $200 to $5,000 and individual tickets are available. Sponsorships and contributions are tax-deductible. For more information  please visit  www.nightofchampions.org
A STORYBOOK KITTEN

(SAVANNAH, GA) Atreyu is a handsome black kitten who is about 8 weeks old who loves to eat, sleep, and play. He is part of the “never ending story” litter, so adopting a sibling with him would make any household more exciting. To view Atreyu and other animals available for adoption, visit: http://coastalpetrescue.org/adopt/view/2017-c-025-atreyu/

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