The 2016 Brunswick Critical Issues Forum took place on Thursday, September 29, at the College of Coastal Georgia (CCGA) Conference Center and focused on Entrepreneurship Ecosystems. The forum provided an opportunity for business and community leaders to hear speakers offer perspectives on developing entrepreneurship in Brunswick and the Golden Isles.
The 2016 Savannah Critical Issues Forum on the Business of Film and TV Production took place February 25, 2016 at Savannah Technical College. An audience of 150 local business, community, and film industry leaders heard panelists discuss the growth, challenges, and opportunities associated with film and TV production in the Savannah area.
The 2014 Savannah Critical Issues Forum, Building the Best Downtowns in America, was held October 8 at the Savannah Technical College. Presented in partnership with the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce and the Savannah Economic Development Authority, this year’s forum featured keynote speaker Mayor Knox White of Greenville, S.C.
On August 28 HunterMaclean, the Brunswick Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce, and the Brunswick/Golden Isles Economic Development Authority presented a half-day of events focused on economic development for Brunswick and Glynn County. More than 100 business and civic leaders attended the HunterMaclean Critical Issues Forum and the Brunswick/Glynn County Economic Development Forum.
The Brunswick Critical Issues Forum on Logistics took place at the College of Coastal Georgia on November 13, 2013. Business leaders from across the region gathered to discuss logistics issues affecting Georgia.
The Savannah Critical Issues Forum on Logistics was held at Savannah Technical College on October 10, 2013. The forum addressed a wide range of logistics issues affecting Georgia. More than 170 area business, civic, and educational leaders attended the event.
The inaugural Brunswick Critical Issues Forum was held on Wednesday, October 3, 2012. More than 100 business leaders, educators, government and non-profit leaders gathered to hear a panel address one of the Critical Issues facing Brunswick and Glynn county – workforce development.
HunterMaclean presented a special Workforce Development Panel featuring Tricia Pridemore, John Patterson and Maggie Gill, offering an in-depth discussion about local workforce development needs, challenges and solutions.
Congressman Jack Kingston, the U.S. Representative for Georgia’s 1st Congressional District, shared news from Washington, D.C. at HunterMaclean’s Critical Issues Forum.
Joe Buck and Tom Lockamy addressed the status of education in Savannah and Chatham County, focusing upon recent improvements in local public schools and how community leaders can support those efforts.