2015 Micro Entrepreneur of the Year

Freedom Trail Tour, Inc.     At this year’s Award Luncheon, the 2015 Micro Entrepreneur of the Year was awarded to the business Freedom Trail Tour, Inc. owned by Johnnie Brown. Many of us know this stylish, well-dressed tour guide sporting a top hat and French cuffed shirt, but if you don’t, let us paint a […]

2015 Michael Bunn, Sr., Memorial Rising Star Award

2015 Michael Bunn Sr., Rising Star Award Winner- Gil Straub of Bojangles Bojangles’ Famous Chicken ‘N Biscuits   The Michael Bunn Senior Memorial Rising Star Award has been given every year since its inception to a small business that has shown to be a “Rising Star” in its community. In this year’s Annual Luncheon at […]

Circa 1875

This month we visited Circa 1875, a taste of France in the heart of Savannah. The restaurant is described as the “Unpretentious French Cuisine and Gastro Pub”- so authentic, the owners actually traveled (and ate) through France for inspiration.  

Comptroller of the Currency Discusses Community Reinvestment Act and Small Business Lending

Remarks of Thomas J. Curry, Comptroller of the Currency before the 2015 State Small Business Credit Initiative Conference May 12, 2015 Good morning and welcome to Constitution Center. This is the second year that the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is hosting the annual SSBCI conference, and I’d like to welcome all of […]

17hundred90 Inn & Restaurant

This month we’re profiling 17Hundred90, a legendary Inn and restaurant here in Savannah. Located in the heart of the Historic District,17Hundred90 gives locals and tourists alike an authentic taste of history. A few years ago the Godleys decided to purchase and renovate the property utilizing the SBA 504 loan program. SBAC and Heritage Bank handled […]