SITCC News

February 13, 2017
World War II Liberty ship model installed in Savannah

[SAVANNAH, Ga.] The Savannah International Trade & Convention Center has amassed quite an impressive collection of models in its “Port of Savannah – Gateway to the World” exhibit of ocean-going vessels from the 20th century and beyond. (more…)

February 5, 2017
Savannah Boat Show celebrating 15 years, March 3-5, with special guest Captain Dave Carraro of National Geographic’s Wicked Tuna

GREENVILLE, SC (Feb 8, 2017) The 15th Annual Savannah Boat Show is nearly sold out of exhibit space with more boat displays than ever. (more…)

January 23, 2017
REGIONAL BETA CLUB CONVENTION VISITS SAVANNAH

Jan. 19, 2017 (Chamber Staff) Over 3,300 regional high school juniors and seniors visited Savannah last week for their BETA Club annual competition and convention. The events were held at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center and utilized 12 historic district hotels. Attendees enjoyed rides on the Georgia Queen back and forth to the Trade Center and patronized area businesses around town for the long weekend generating over $500 million in projected visitor spending. The National BETA Club convention is booked in Savannah for June of 2018, and is expected to attract over 17,000 attendees.

December 21, 2016
Savannah International Trade & Convention Center Chooses Headquarter Hotel Partner

(TSNN, December 20, 2016) The Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority (GIMTCA), which governs the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center (SITCC), has selected Songy Highroads, LLC., in partnership with Omni Hotels & Resorts, to develop a convention headquarters hotel. (more…)

December 19, 2016
Savannah trade center picks Atlanta company to build convention hotel

An Atlanta hotel developer has been named to design, build and operate a convention hotel at the Savannah trade center. (more…)

Savannah Convention Center Selects Partner for Hutchinson Island Hotel Project

SAVANNAH, GA. – (Dec. 19, 2016) The Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority
(GIMTCA), which governs the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center (SITCC), has selected Songy Highroads, LLC., in partnership with Omni Hotels & Resorts, to develop a convention headquarters hotel. It will be located on Hutchinson Island adjacent to the riverfront convention center, which is managed by the Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA).

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December 16, 2016
Trade Center Authority makes excellent choice for new Hutchinson hotel

(December 15, 2016) Give credit to the Georgia International and Maritime Trade Center Authority for selecting a developer that apparently will build and operate a needed convention hotel on Hutchinson Island without requiring taxpayer-funded incentives to sweeten the deal…….[Read More]

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April 17, 2015
Mallary Taylor Joins PCMA Sponsorship Committee

Mallary Taylor Joins PCMA Sponsorship Committee

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